We provide easy-to-follow video tutorials to guide you through E-Futures International; the topics covered are listed below and clicking on one will take you directly to that video.

These tutorials are meant to be watched in sequence, but the topics each tutorial covers are listed next to it if you want to jump to a specific section.

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Chart Overview Opening Charts Chart Configuration Trading from the Chart
Chart Indicators DOM Overview DOM Setup Options DOM Advanced Corners
Entering an Order from the DOM Allocation Block Quotes Configuration Quotes Overview

In this video:

  • This video is an overview of the E-Futures International futures trading platform, and is separate from the tutorial videos below. Each of the tutorials below addresses a specific topic, while this one gives you a comprehensive presentation.

In this video:

  • How to navigate the chart chart overview screen and what information is shown on this page.
  • How to change the time frame
  • How to view the Depth of Market for the contract being shown
  • How to customize the tooltip data box
  • The Properties box
  • How to configure the chart toolbar, such as adding more commands or removing commands
  • How to change the contract being viewed
  • How to add a drawing tool
  • How to save a template, and how to save a template as a default

In this video:

  • How to launch a chart: from the quotes window, the view window, or directly from the Depth of Market

In this video:

  • Configuring chart indicators
  • Customizing chart appearances and overall functionalities
  • What each tab in the Properties box is used for
  • How to adjust the default cross-hair feature
  • How to add or remove fills from the chart
  • How to remove the position line
  • How to make the trade lines always appear
  • How to adjust the time frame at the bottom of the chart
  • How to lock or unlock latest bar, which unlocks the chart's scrollbar
  • How to place or remove a space between the space on the left and the contract chart

In this video:

  • How to turn on trade mode and place a trade directly on the chart
  • How to place a buy limit, buy stop, sell limit, or sell stop
  • How to increase or decrease the quantity or price of an order, and how to cancel one or all orders
  • How to buy or sell at market or exit the position you're currently in
  • How to open the advanced orders
  • How to place an OCO or a trailing stop, and how to turn a sell stop into a trailing stop
  • How to place a bracket order or a one-leg bracket order

In this video:

  • How to trade from the chart
  • How to use trade mode
  • How to select multiple contracts to trade
  • How to put place a market order
  • How to put in protective stops

In this video:

  • How to pull up an option chain
  • How to reduce strike prices
  • How to view the depth of market
  • How to place an order ticket using the market display

In this video:

  • Three ways to add and customize an indicator: toolbar, right-clicking, and properties box
  • How to change the properties of an indicator
  • How to remove an indicator
  • How to add or remove volume
  • How to draw a trend-line directly on the chart and adjust its properties
  • How to add text, a call-out, or an arrow
  • How to remove a drawing

In this video:

  • Bid side and offer side of the Depth of Market
  • The available prices shown in the DOM
  • Bide prices, offer prices
  • Market at the last price
  • Quantity of trades traded at the last price
  • Working or held orders at that price
  • High and low for the day

In this video:

  • Quick-quantity entry
  • Depth of Market setup
  • Open order statistics
  • Auto Sum Bid/Ask
  • Open Profit/ Loss for the open order
  • Total Profit/ Loss for that contract
  • Open prosition price
  • Number pad and font or color options
  • OCO, stop, and trailing stops color coding configuration

In this video:

  • How to place an advanced order
  • How to place an OCO
  • How to place a stop limit or trailing stop
  • How to place a bracket order
  • How to place an order for only a stop or stop limit bracket

In this video:

  • How to trade directly into the market while still viewing the full DOM
  • Total P/L, Qty, and Pos boxes
  • How to place a limit or stop order on the buy and sell sides
  • How to increase or decrease the quantity/price of a working or held order
  • How to cancel an order
  • How to buy or sell market, and how to exit the market and cancel all orders
  • How to place an alert at a specific price

In this video:

  • How to create allocation blocks and how they work
  • How to configure allocation block settings
  • How to place a trade in the allocation block
  • How to place a market order
  • How to view trades

In this video:

  • How to configure the quotes toolbar or restore it to default settings
  • How to add/remove a command
  • How to add/remove a quote from the quotes window
  • How to insert a blank line to separate quotes
  • How to move a quote up in the quotes window
  • How to configure column setup that allows traders to view specific contract information
  • How to export the data from the quotes menu to a spreadsheet (as a CSV file)

In this video:

  • How to undock the quotes window from the main platform
  • How to make the quotes window independent, allowing you to close the main platform but keep the quotes window up
  • How to save the quotes window
  • How to view the quotes window if it was closed
  • How to add a tab in the quotes window
  • How to add a single market or an entire market group to the quotes window
  • How to remove a single, multiple or all markets from the quotes window
  • How to open a DOM or chart for a selected contract