Ripple (XRP) in NinjaTrader 8

How to get the Ripple (XRP/USD) inside of NinjaTrader 8?The ripple is one of the worlds largest digital currencies by market capitalization. It was ranked as the 3rd in a report that was done by on January 31st, 2018. We’ll show you how to add this into NinjaTrader 8 for free to do your technical analysis.Setting Up The Connection … Read More

Using Safe Mode in NinjaTrader 8 for Troubleshooting

What is Safe Mode in NinjaTrader?Safe mode is used when you can’t start up NinjaTrader 8. For instance, you try to start it and the program crashes right away and you need to adjust orders. It’s also fantastic for troubleshooting. For instance, if you are having performance issues, safe mode can be really useful since it doesn’t load any 3rd … Read More

Drawing XABCD Patterns Automatically or Manually?

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Scanning Automatically vs Drawing XABCD Patterns ManuallyScanning patterns automatically vs manually is going to be a choice for each trader. The good news is the software we produce for NinjaTrader 8 will give you the flexibility to do it how you chose. Let’s look at the pro’s and con’s of each.Advantages of Automatic XABCD Pattern DetectionDetect Large Quantities of PatternsWith … Read More

What You Need to Understand About NinjaTrader 8 Backtesting?


The Limitations Behind NinjaTrader 8 BacktestingNinjaTrader 8 backtesting is a common practice with traders but is it going to produce results that are useful? Traders will use backtesting to try and test strategies and this practice has been going on for quite some time.Although past results do not mean the same will hold true for future results; most traders used … Read More

How to Save Time and Get XABCD Pattern Alerts Working For You?

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How We Do Automatic XABCD Pattern Alerts?Our pattern alerts happen automatically the exact second all the ratios are valid. You’ll see nothing on your chart, and then a second later you might see a pattern alert trigger.×TIP 1 Yes, the pattern automatically gets drawn on your chart and it will do the hard work for you. Just attach the indicator … Read More

NinjaTrader 8 Data Providers for 2023

Data Providers: Market SupportFuturesKinetick Bar Chart IQ Feed eSignal InteractiveFOREXKinetick Bar Chart IQ Feed eSignal FXCM Interactive OandaStocksKinetick Bar Chart IQ Feed eSignal Interactive TDA NSE: Global datafeeds True Data CryptoKinetick Bar Chart IQ Feed eSignal FXCM Interactive OandaCFDsKinetick Bar Chart IQ Feed eSignal FXCM Interactive OandaData Providers: Trials for NinjaTraderThese links are not affilate links, so … Read More

Get A NinjaTrader App on Your Mobile Phone?

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Where Is The NinjaTrader 8 Mobile App?Have you been looking on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store for a NinjaTrader 8 mobile app? You won’t be able to find one as there isn’t an app for NinjaTrader. However, that doesn’t matter because you can still run NinjaTrader 8 on your mobile.The NinjaTrader Mobile SolutionNinjaTrader is a very advanced … Read More

4 Purposes of the Middle Mouse Button in NinjaTrader 8?

What To Do With The Middle Button in NT8?Chart Details Popup BoxOn any of the NinjaTrader 8 charts, all you need to do is push the middle mouse button down at any point. This will activate a box telling you the date, time, open, high, low, close and volume.The reason this is very useful (or the main reason I use … Read More

Blank Chart in NinjaTrader 8? Follow These Steps.

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Step 1 – Check Your Data ConnectionGetting a blank chart in NinjaTrader 8? Does it appear your charts are not loading? Not a problem, we’ll help you fix it. Checking your data connection might be the most obvious, but it is the most likely culprit. NinjaTrader 8 does not come with chart data, you have to add it by creating … Read More

Chart Navigation Shortcuts and HotKeys Within NinjaTrader 8

Navigation Shortcuts within NinjaTrader 8 are all pretty simple to use. Below we’ve listed 4 of them that you will find most useful in your technical analysis and every day chart navigation. We have also put all the tips in a video that demonstrates the function of each. Free-form Chart MovementShortcut Key: CTRL + Left MouseThis is extremely useful and … Read More

Market Analyzer and Chart Patterns Not Syncing Up?

Market Analyzer and Chart Not Matching the Right Patterns?So you’ve noticed that your market analyzer is not syncing up with the chart – or the other way around. Why? The answer is pretty simple. Your indicator has a list of properties and your market analyzer runs off the same properties but they are controlled differently. First open up your indicator … Read More

NinjaTrader Free Vs. NinjaTrader Paid?

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NinjaTrader Free – Is This The Best Option For You?Let’s answer some of the most common questions about the NinjaTrader free version and get them out of the way. Yes, NinjaTrader is free and that “free period” does not expire. You can use a free demo account and get free data for forex and futures markets without paying anything All … Read More

Wallpaper to Keep You on the Right Course

Wallpaper That Speaks to You!Need some wallpaper to serve as a reminder on your computer every time you go and sit down? Motivation can improve the level of efficiency in your trading and leads to a more stable work environment. Download Links: 4:3 (1920×1080) 21:9 (3440×1440)Download Links: 4:3 (1920×1080) 21:9 (3440×1440)Installing Wallpaper on Windows 10 View the photo by double … Read More

Is It Worth Mining Cryptocurrencies?

Should You Start Mining?In the last few recent months the volatility of bitcoin has caught the attention of many, and obviously traders that are used to trading more conventional futures and forex start to wonder if cryptocurrencies are also an instrument they should start to trade. ×Buffett: “I would buy a 5 year put on every cryptocurrency” – Jan 10 … Read More

3 Useful Ways of Linking Charts in NinjaTrader 8 (2023)

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What is “Linking” in NinjaTrader 8?Linking charts is a way of connecting different windows within NinjaTrader 8 to other windows also in NinjaTrader. This allows you to click on one chart and have all the other charts change saving you tons of time with your charting. For those who are using our XABCD Pattern Suite for NinjaTrader 8, you will … Read More

How to Get Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin Working in NinjaTrader?

Does NinjaTrader Work With Bitcoin or Cryptocurrency?You can get access to cryptocurrencies in NinjaTrader but you must be on build in NinjaTraderCharting and doing your technical analysis is possible on build and higher in NinjaTrader 8.Trading in NinjaTraderNo, You can not place orders on the exchanges – but you can “view” the quotes and do your charting which … Read More

NinjaTrader 8 Crashing? Here’s How to Prevent It From Happening.

NT8 Crashing

Preventing NinjaTrader 8 from CrashingNinjaTrader 8 crashing doesn’t happen much anymore now that the beta is over. Actually, NinjaTrader 8 is impressively stable out of the box and the stability keeps improving with each release (as you can see from the release notes). However you might have made changes that hurt the over all performance of the trading platform or … Read More

How to Change NinjaTrader Bar Types? (2023)

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Changing NinjaTrader Bar TypesNinjaTrader bar types can be changed from minutes to other options such as range bars or renko bar charts. This will depend on the traders needs and what they are wanting to use. But yes, you can change NinjaTrader bar types very easily by following these simple instructions.Open a new chart inside of NinjaTraderYou can open a … Read More