Preference Settings

How to change appearance settings ?
Click on Ctrl+P to invoke Preference Setting window and then click on Appearance.
One can click on Property For to make changes in Background or Foreground.
One can change:
     1. Front size of the scrips in market watch
     2. color
     3. Index trend based on ticks or closing price
Click on Apply to make changes.



Fig: Preference setting window




How to set preference for Basket Manager ?
Click on Ctrl+P to invoke Preference Setting window and then click on Basket Manager. One can set the Focus on either Order price or quantity and also can set a Default client id. One can also tick the required preferences.



Fig: Basket Manager Window




How to set preference for Basket Order ?
Click on Ctrl+P to invoke Preference Setting window and then click on Basket Order. One can set the Reading option, Get Constituents, Show Error Message, Others and also can set an Alert based on the selected Basket type.



Fig: Basket Order Window




How to set preferences for some particular events ?
Click on Ctrl+P to invoke Preference Setting window and then click on Event. You can get the event message in the form of Beep, Log Window or Pop-up message.
One need to tick the proper boxes according to the preferences. One can also change the Color of the event message.
Dealer can select the Beep Sound on either Internal Speaker or External Speaker and also they can set their own Log format. Can set the Session Expiry time.



Fig: Event Preference Setting Window


For following Events one can set preferences:





How to set preferences for General Category ?
Click on Ctrl+P to invoke Preference Setting window and then click on General.
Dealer can select the General option, can set the Remarks from Enable Remark, Set the date & time from Display Date and Time, Reconciling, Login and can set the Messages in whichever format to wanted to receive



Fig: General Preference Setting Window




How to set preferences for Market Watch Category ?
Click on Ctrl+P to invoke Preference Setting window and then click on Market Watch. Dealer can set the color settings, font and can set the Market Events color too.
Default Market Picture can be selected. Others option can be used can set the Trend Color refresh rate
Dealer Can set the Spread Order Entry also.



Fig: Market Watch Preference Setting Window




How to set preferences for order Category ?
Click on Ctrl+P to invoke Preference Setting window and then click on Order.
Dealer can set the settings based on the Exchange Specific the Order Qty,Default Values, Alerts & Order Prompts
Can set the Default client id based on the Exchg Seg and Trans Type
Can set the default focus and Miscellaneous too for Order entry dialog.



Fig: ORDER Preference Setting Window




How to set preferences for RMS Category ?
Click on Ctrl+P to invoke Preference Setting window and then click on RMS. Based on the Range levels set, dealer can set the colors on selected criteria.
The values can display in sorted manner(Ascending/Descending), can use the Shade effect.
Holding to display dealer can use.



Fig: RMS Preference Setting Window




Can I set default client id in order entry screen?
Yes. If you call CTRL+P in trader, the preferences dialog comes up. In this, you can select the order category. Under Miscellaneous items, there is an option Default client id, where you can check the button and enter the client id and say Apply. When you call the order entry dialog, this default client id will be selected automatically.



Can I set prefix for client id in order entry screen?
In preferences -> Order category, under Prefix, there is an option Client id, which you can check and enter the first initials of the client id and Apply. When you call the order entry by default this prefix will be selected and you need to enter the addition of client id.



How can I remove the prompt before order cancellation?
In preferences -> Order category, under order prompts, you can select the exchange segment and uncheck the cancel option. From here, if you want to set prompts you can check the respective selection (Fresh, Modify, Cancel).



How can I place orders in BSE for FII clients?
In preferences -> Order category, under Default values from PRO/CLI option you can set the client type as FII and Apply.



How can I set default product type?
In preferences -> Order category, under Default values from product type you can select the product type and apply. When you call the order entry dialog, the default product will be selected.



Can I set default focus on order quantity in order entry dialog?
In preferences -> Order category, under Order Quantity you can select the default order quantity selection type and apply. There are two options.
1.Pick from market watch: When you set this option, the order entry dialog picks whatever the quantity available on the opposite side in the top best rate.
2.Set No. of market lots: Here you can define how much quantity the order entry dialog should pick by default. For derivatives it will be in no. of lots.
The default order quantity can be set at every exchange segment level.



How to set the default focus on order price field in order entry?
In preferences -> Order category, under Miscellaneous from Focus, you can set the focus either on order quantity or order price in the order entry dialog.



Can I submit the order on single click?
Yes. In preferences -> Order category, under Miscellaneous you can check “Single click to place order” and apply.



What is “Pick order instruction line from market watch” in preferences under order category -> miscellaneous tab?
NEST Trader has the capability of receiving FIX orders from external order routing system. When you select this option, while you select scrip for which you got the FIX order, the FIX order tags (Basket-Wave-Line id) will be selected by default. For FIX order, you will get a Basket-Wave-Line id which you can see in the order entry dialog.



What is the option “Enable Price range for order entry window” stands for?
When you check this option, while placing the order, the trader will check for the circuit limits (Daily Price Range) for the scrip. In normal scenario, if you place the order outside circuit limits the order will be freeze. So this option rules out the possibility of order freeze.



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