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Autospreader Documentation

Adding Legs to an Existing Spread

To add legs to an existing spread:

Note: You can add up to ten legs per spread and actively quote on up to three of the legs.

  1. Start X_TRADER and open up a connection to the exchange(s) where the spread products are traded.
  2. Select products from the Market Explorer, and open a Market window for those products.
  3. From the Control Panel, click the Window menu and choose Autospreader.

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From the Control Panel, click the icon.

The Autospreader Manager dialog box displays.

  1. Select the name of the spread and click Edit.

The Autospreader Configuration dialog box displays.

Tip: Manually expand the size of this box if you can not view all the fields.

  1. From the Market Grid, click to select the contract you want to add.
  2. Drag and drop the contracts to the Autospreader Configuration dialog box.
  3. Edit the settings to manipulate the behavior of the spread.
  4. Click OK.

The spread window and various legs of the spread display.

You successfully added legs to an existing spread.