Short Video – Installing & Configuring TWS for the Python API

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In this video, we describe where to find the software applications Trader Workstation (TWS) and IB Gateway on the IBKR website for downloading and installation. TWS and IB Gateway are the standalone software applications which offer a Python API that can be used with custom or third party trading applications. We then discuss the settings in TWS/IB Gateway which are necessary to connect an API client and those which can affect order placement.
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