NinjaTrader and AFT Quick Start GuidanceBefore you begin, make life easy and save your time with this key information to get started trading with AFT:
- View these quick start videos getting started trading with AFT
- Understand the AFT system view the AFT Guide Core Areas.
- For info browse and search the online guidance
- AFT7 NOTE: After Install Rollover your contracts in NT7 in Instrument Manager before opening the Workspace!!!
- AFT8 BETA: Work in progress for 2022 !!! SEE: AFT8 Release Notes and status & AFT8 Beta Conditions of use
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AFT Fast Links
AFT7 Guide Core Areas
Please note installation defaults for AFT7
AFT7 Help Guides & Trouble Shooting
AFT8 Help Guides & Trouble Shooting
Our Downloads are Digitally Signed 100% Safe & SecureFALSE ANTIVIRUS MESSAGES? – DISABLE THE AV, REPORT A FALSE POSITIVE!
- Please note AFT downloads are code signed installers and the binaries inside are code signed and protected and securely stored on s3 Amazon it is 100% Secure, tested and safe.
- We cater for the main AV software brands such as Norton and Symantec with the best digital Digicert signing technology available.
- There are literally 100s of low quality AV software with sometimes incorrect messages, we cannot waste time and support free users/traders with non main stream AV messages preventing downloading or installing issues due to false positives.
- Solution: For any overzealous AntiVirus message blocking AFT, disable or approve AFT and report a false positive with your AV software.
- NOTE: Download from us directly here at this website, never download software from any other 3rd party!
AFT Recommended PC Spec for NinjaTrader
- You will need a modern Spec PC with a decent internet connection!
- Ideally Intel Core i5, i7 or better, AMD Ryzen 5, 7 or 9
- Windows 10 or better
- 8 to 16GB or better RAM
- 2X SSDs Samsung NVME EVO 256, 512GB
- SSD Drive C: Operating System
- SSD Drive D: Data & NT install
- D:\Users\Trader\Documents\NinjaTrader 7
- D:\Users\Trader\Documents\NinjaTrader 8
- Dual, triple or Quad Monitor Video Card
- Motherboard AFT preferred brand
- ASUS Tuff Book Ryzen our favorite gaming laptop for trading