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Using the Autotrader Context Menu

Right-click the Autotrader window to access the context menu.

The available menu options include:

  • Find Control Panel: Displays the Control Panel Overview.
  • Global Properties: Displays the X_TRADER Properties menu.
  • Links: Lets you copy, paste or delete Excel links in grid cells. Refer to Creating Links from Excel (OLE Links).
  • Copy Market Prices: For the selected row, seeds the market bid price and market ask price into the appropriate cells (sBidPrc and sAskPrc) in the Scratch Section.
  • Profile Setup Page: Displays the Profile Setup Page Overview.
  • Reset Profile Values: Resets all values in the Profile Parameters Section of the grid to the original parameters you set.
  • Cancel Cover Orders: Deletes all cover orders in the market.
  • Floating Order Entry: Brings up aFloating Order Entryloaded with the selected contract. Alternatively, you can left-click a cell in the Market section.
  • MD Trader: Displays MD Trader loaded with the contract of the row you right-clicked.
  • Show/Hide Columns: Lets you select which columns to show.
  • Show/Hide Rows: Lets you select which rows to show.
  • Delete Rows: Deletes selected rows.
  • Clone Rows: Reproduces the selected rows.
  • RTD: Opens the RTD dialog box, letting you generate and copy formulas from Autotrader and paste them for use in Excel. In a X_TRADER ASP environment, you can include Instrument and Broker data. In a non-X_TRADER ASP environment, include Instrument and TT Gateway (Order GW).