Platform Setup & Config

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Platform Setup & Config

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


Step 1 - Log into the Jigsaw Hub

Step 2 - Create a Discord Id

Step 3 - Install the tools

Step 4 - Start the application

Step 5 - Enter your license keys

Step 6 - Set up your data connections

Step 7 - Download Instruments


If you prefer, you can watch these videos and learn about the Platform Setup & Config, setting up a data feed and the different tools available on the daytradr software.


daytradr Installation & Setup

A guide to installing and setting up the daytradr software.


Setting up a data feed in daytradr

In this video, you will learn how to set up a data feed on the daytradr software and watch the markets follow this approach.

Please note that MetaTrader 5 and NinjaTrader 8 are bridge connections. If you are using any of those platforms, please click on the links to learn how to set up bridge connections (videos included).

Setting Up daytradr


Introduction to Orderflow - Tools

In this video you will learn about the different tools available on the daytradr software






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.


Jigsaw Operate a Help Desk with built-in knowledge base and trackable ticketing system for customers. Please click here to visit the support site. Use your members user id & password to gain access.



Cloud based and local backup applications (OneDrive, Dropbox, etc.), Antivirus / AntiMalware software and daytradr.


daytradr software writes and collects information from the files located on the Documents > Jigsaw Trading folder


If this folder is being synced in real time to One Drive, Dropbox cloud storage, or any other cloud-based or local backup service, it can cause lags in order placement, real-time data update, and other unpredictable issues with DOMs, charts, databases and other tools.  


Before using daytradr software, you must ensure to exclude the Document's folder from syncing with One Drive cloud storage (or any other app), or exclude the Jigsaw Trading folder from syncing locally and/or to the cloud.


Please click the link to learn how to remove the folders from OneDrive: How to cancel or stop sync in OneDrive


Other useful articles: 


How to disable Windows 10 from using OneDrive as the default save location


How to select which OneDrive folders to sync in Windows 10


If you are using a Firewall, Antivirus and/or AntiMalware software, you must also grant access to the internet and tag daytradr software as a safe program on those applications. Please refer to your Firewall / AntiVirus / AntiMalware manual on how to do that.