General settings — is a screen, where you can set up the most common behavior of the whole Quantower application.
General settings — is a screen, where you can set up the most common behavior of the whole Quantower application. It is logically grouped into several tabs:
- Excel RTD
The most settings are applied automatically, once you change them, but, in some cases, you will be prompted to confirm the changes apply; this action is required for complex settings, where the one change will influence a complex logic.
General settings are backed up automatically every 5 minutes by default and you can control this behavior in the General tab.
General settings of Quantower — Localization, Themes, Sounds, RTD, Time zones
Сhoose one of the 6 color schemes that suits you best
Quantower supports 15 languages. In case of errors or inaccuracies in translation, any user can make changes to the text. Read the manual how to make changes in selected language.
Autosave settings (every 5 minutes)
Quantower will save your application settings in "Settings" folder and overwrite them every 5 minutes while the application is active. It also saves on application close
Display quantity in lots
Abbreviate volume & ticks
Control center is the starting point of all terminal, used as a launcher and informer simultaneously. And for optimal use of the space on it, we have added the ability to display/hide some controls.
Configure the display of controls on the main control panel
Sounds are a good way of additional interaction with user allowing to inform about some activities even you don’t currently in front of your PC. Sounds can be enabled or disabled per certain action.
Enables or disables all of the application sounds globally
The group of actions in Quantower, when the sound should be played consists of the most vital situations in application usage. This list is not final and can be extended or changed later. Each option has a set of controls:
- enable/disable checkbox
- action name
- sound path (you can select your custom path to any .wav file)
- prelisten button (play/stop)
Confirmations and Warnings management
Confirm order placement
Ask before placing order
Confirm order cancellation
Ask before cancelling order
Confirm order/position modification
Ask before order of position modifications apply
Confirm position reversing
Ask before reversing the position
Confirm application close
Ask before closing the Quantower terminal
Confirm bind close
Ask before closing the binds
Show deal tickets
Show the pop-up screens with the trading notification
Confirm hot button action
Ask before make any action with Hot Button
Favorite time zones management
In case you are trading in various markets that are in different time zones, you will find it useful to switch the time indicator in Control center to one of your favorite market times.
In Time zone settings group you can select what time zones are your favorite and should be displayed in a pop-up screen when you click the Time in Control center. Once you select several items from this list, you will then be able to switch between them easily.