Getting Started

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Getting Started

To get started with the tools, you need to go through the following process:

 

Step 1 - Install the tools

Step 2 - Start the application

Step 3 - Enter your license keys

Step 4 - Set up your data connections

Step 5 - Download Instruments

 

At that point, you are ready to run the tools and start trading!

 

Note that for Widgets/Charts we use a Google Chrome Extension. If those windows don't open, you will need to install an additional piece of software from Microsoft:

 

32Bit PCs - Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015-2019 (x86)

 

Description: This dependency module will cause the Microsoft Visual C++ 2015-2019 redistributable (x86) to be included in your setup. The Visual C++ Redistributable Packages install run-time components of Visual C++ libraries. These components are required to run C++ applications that are developed using Visual Studio 2015-2019 and link dynamically to Visual C++ libraries. These package can be used to run such applications on a computer even if it does not have Visual Studio 2015-2019 installed. These packages install run-time components of these libraries: C Runtime (CRT), Standard C++, MFC, C++ AMP, and OpenMP.

 

You will need to download the Visual C++ 2015-2019 redistributable (x86) installer from Microsoft directly. Download the file (VC_redist.x86.exe) from the URL below into a new folder \Dependencies\vc2015_19 within the Setup Factory program directory:

 

Download (version 14.24.28127): https://download.visualstudio.microsoft.com/download/pr/9307e627-aaac-42cb-a32a-a39e166ee8cb/E59AE3E886BD4571A811FE31A47959AE5C40D87C583F786816C60440252CD7EC/VC_redist.x86.exe

 

64Bit PCs - Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015-2019 (x64)

 

Description: This dependency module will cause the Microsoft Visual C++ 2015-2019 runtime to be included in your setup. The Visual C++ Redistributable Packages install run-time components of Visual C++ libraries. These components are required to run C++ applications that are developed using Visual Studio 2015-2019 and link dynamically to Visual C++ libraries. These package can be used to run such applications on a computer even if it does not have Visual Studio 2015-2019 installed. These packages install run-time components of these libraries: C Runtime (CRT), Standard C++, MFC, C++ AMP, and OpenMP.

 

You will need to download the Visual C++ 2015-2019 redistributable (x64) installer from Microsoft directly. Download the file (VC_redist.x64.exe) from the URL below into a new folder \Dependencies\vc2015_19 within the Setup Factory program directory:

 

Download (version 14.24.28127): https://download.visualstudio.microsoft.com/download/pr/3b070396-b7fb-4eee-aa8b-102a23c3e4f4/40EA2955391C9EAE3E35619C4C24B5AAF3D17AEAA6D09424EE9672AA9372AEED/VC_redist.x64.exe