Hotkeys

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    Hotkeys

    In order to open the hotkey editor use the main program menu, select Settings - Hotkeys. This window contains 3 tabs: general hotkeys, hotkeys for the DOM window and hotkeys for the chart window.

    To change a hotkey, place the cursor in the field opposite the name of the key and press the desired key or combination on the keyboard. If this key is free, then it will be installed. To delete the assigned key, press the cancel icon .

    To restore the default hotkey settings, click the Reset button. You can completely delete all assigned hotkeys by clicking the Clear button.

    Common hotkeys

    Below is a list of hot keys that can be used both in the DOM window and in the chart window. Keys for switching assets and periods can also be used in some other windows.

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    Symbol (ticker) switch

    This group of keys allows you to quickly switch asset in the active window. Hot keys can be configured for up to 5 tickers. Key binding to the ticker is performed through the settings window of favorite asset .

    Timeframe switch

    This group of keys allows you to quickly switch timeframe in the active window. Hotkeys can be configured for up to 5 periods. Keys are set to a period through the period editor window.

    Order volume

    This group of keys allows you to quickly switch the volume of the order, as well as increase and decrease the specified volume in the active window. The use of these hot keys is possible in the chart window and in the DOM window.

    Player

    Hotkeys for controlling the trading history player.

    CommandKeyDescription
    Start-Play history.
    Pause-Pause.
    Stop-Stop.
    Increase speed-Speed increase.
    Decrease speed-Speed decrease.
    Fast forward-Rewind to the selected time interval.
    Previous day-Switch the player to play the history of the previous day.
    Next day/TD]-Switch the player to play the history of the next day.



    DOM hotkeys

    Use them in DOM window

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    Trading

    CommandKeyDescription
    Buy marketUp, up arrowMarket buy.
    Buy limit-Put order on best price (Best Bid).
    Sell marketDown, down arrowMarket sell
    Sell limit-Put order on best price (Best Ask).
    Reverse positionTabReverse by market orders, double volume.
    Close positionLeftCtrl, left CtrClose position using market order.
    Cancel bids-Cancel all bid orders.
    Cancel asks-Cancel all ask orders.
    Cancel allSpaceCancel all orders.
    Enable mouse trading-Use mouse for trading.
    Actions

    CommandKeyDescription
    Set TakeProfit-Put Take Profit.
    Set Stop Loss-Put Stop Loss.
    Change orders mode-Limit order or trigger order mode.
    DOM scrolling

    CommandKeyDescription
    Scroll up-DOM up.
    Scroll down-DOM down.
    Scroll center-Center DOM.
    Scroll center all-Center all DOMs.
    Chart hotkeys

    Use in chart window.

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    Zooming

    CommandKeyDescription
    Zoom inAdd, +Zoom in chart.
    Zoom outSubtract, -Zoom out chart.
    Reset zoom-Reset zoom.
    Scroll

    CommandKeyDescription
    Scroll leftLeft, >Scroll the chart to the left by several bars.
    Scroll rightRight, <Scroll the chart to the right by several bars.
    Scroll startHomeScroll to the beginning.
    Scroll endEndScroll to an end.
    Actions

    CommandKeyDescription
    CopyCtrl+CCopy selected drawing object.
    PasteCtrl+VPaste selected drawing object.
    DeleteDeleteDelete selected drawing object.
    Delete allCtrl+DeleteDelete all drawing objects.
    Switch to clusters-Change chart mode to cluster mode.
    Drawing

    CommandKeyDescription
    Trend line-Trend line.
    Horizontal line-Horizontal line.
    Vertical line-Vertical line.
    Arrow-An arrow.
    Channel-Draw channel.
    Price range-Draw price range.
    Time range-Draw time range.
    Circle-Draw circle.
    Ellipse-Draw ellipse.
    Rectangle-Draw rectangle.
    Trianle-Draw triangle.
    Text-Draw text.
    Fibonacci Retracement-Draw Fibonacci Retracement.
    Fibonacci Time Zones-Draw Fibonacci Time Zones.
    Fibonacci Fan-Draw Fibonacci Fan.
    Elliott Impulse Wave-Draw Elliott Impulse Wave.
    Elliott Correction Wave-Draw Elliott Correction Wave.
    Linear Regression-Draw Linear Regression.
    Volume Profile-Draw Volume Profile.
    Trading

    CommandKeyDescription
    Buy market-Market buy.
    Buy limit-Put order on best price (Best Bid).
    Sell market-Market sell.
    Sell limit-Put order on best price (Best Ask).
    Reverse position-Reverse by market orders, double volume.
    Close position-Close position using market order.
    Cancel bids-Cancel all bids.

    Cancel asks-Cancel all asks.
    Cancel all-Cancel all orders.
    Set TP-Put a Take Profit.
    Set SL-Put a Stop Loss
    Show DOM-On / off DOM.
    Enable trading on chart-On / off trading module.
    Enable mouse trading-Enable mouse trading.
    Mouse buttons-Change mouse trading mode.