Connecting to NinjaTrader

This method is provided for connecting to other trading accounts supported by NinjaTrader (NT) platform. For example: MB Trading, TD Ameritrade, and others.This requires already working Ninja Trader platform on your computer with connected quotations.

* To use this connection, you need to have on your computer NinjaTrader platform was launched with the connected trading account and quotes.


To set NT connection in the ATAS platform:


1. Go to the main window menu - Settings, then the submenu Connection to DataFeed.

2. Click mouse button on the lamp connections in the main window platform.


A new window will open:





To add a new connection press Add button.












1. In the connection window click Next button.


2) Next, you must go to the NT platform (for both version 7 and 8), open the schedule tool of interest and throw this chart ADataFeeder indicator. This indicator is set automatically in NinjaTrader when you install ATAS program. Timeframe of chart does not matter.



ATTENTION! Indicator ADataFeeder have to throw only one chart of a particular instrument, ie, if NT open multiple charts for 6E tool, for example, the light throws only one of the charts!


3) In the NT platform, go to the File menu and enable the option ATinterface.


In NT8 option ATinterface located elsewhere: Tools menu, then select Automated trading interface





ATTENTION! For proper operation NT8 (receipt of quotations in the platform ATAS) charts draped ADataFeeder indicator should always be active, not folded, otherwise quotes ATAS platform will not do!


IMPORTANT: Synchronizing computer system time with Internet time server is very essential to ensure correct function of the ADataFeeder indicator.




After setting up the connection, it will appear as a separate line in the list of connections:






1. Type - source connection.


2. State. After adding a new connection, the status default Disconnected. To connect you must click Connect button.


3. Quotes Source - The option of choice quotes provider.


Important: for the Russian and American markets should only be connected to one source quotes!


4. If you want to connect to happen automatically when you launch the platform, you must enable the option Connect on startup.


5. Connection Setup button.


6. Remove the connect button.


7. Disconect button.


8. Add a new connection button.


9. Save settings button.