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X_TRADER®

Renaming Contracts

You are viewing X_TRADER Version 7.17 and higher. For earlier versions, click here

You can create custom names for any contract using the context menu in Market Explorer, Market Grid, Quote Board and Order Book. The custom names display in all other X_TRADER windows for every flavor of the gateway.

To rename contracts... 

  1. From the Control Panel, click the Window menu and choose Market Explorer.

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From the Control Panel, click the icon.

  1. If you are logged into more than one market, in the Markets box, click the market whose product you want to find .
  2. From the Product Types box, click to toggle between the displayed types.
  3. In the Products box, click the + next to the product whose contract you want to rename.
  1. Right-click the contract and click Rename.

  2. Type the new contract name and press Enter.

To restore contract names... 

  1. From the Control Panel, click the Window menu and choose Market Explorer.

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From the Control Panel, click the icon.

  1. If you are logged into more than one market, in the Markets box, click the market whose product you want to find.
  2. From the Product Types box, click to toggle between the displayed types.
  3. In the Products box, click the + next to the product whose contract name you want to restore.
  1. Right-click the contract and click Restore.