Monthly Archives: August 2010

a87 released

This release fixes the connection problem with the new TWS  (Build 907.7 – released Aug 2, 2010) You can get it here. IB made a minor change in the new TWS, breaking BT’s connection to TWS.

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HowTo: Updating expiration

In the expiry box in the main window, just overtype the old expiry with the new expiry.  The format is the same – yyyymm. When to change – actual expiry date is the 3rd Friday of March, June, September and … Continue reading

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HowTo: Connecting to IB checklist

is the “Enable API and Socket Clients” option in TWS checked? is your firewall is blocking BT? is the port number in BT  the same as the port number in TWS (default is 7496 if you did not change anything) … Continue reading

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Bracket Trader changes

Beginning September 1, 2010, registration of BT will be on an annual basis. No more lifetime free upgrades for just $100.  If you have been using the unregistered version of BT for sometime, this is a good time to avail … Continue reading

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a86 released

This is just a maintenance release.  No major issues since the last release 3 months ago. Too many  minor adjustments in the code to mention, nothing new, but should be more stable.

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