NinjaTrader Installation Instructions

 

NinjaTrader 8 Video Installation Instructions

In the YouTube video Using NinjaTrader for FREE and MBoxWave Setup I go over how to use NinjaTrader for FREE along with connecting to both futures and forex data feeds for FREE. Then I cover MBoxWave installation, setup, chart configuration, indicator settings, loading workspaces, and saving chart templates

 

NinjaTrader 8 First Time Installation Instructions

1. MAKE SURE TO DO THIS STEP FIRST: Set your NinjaTrader Machine ID here
2. Make sure you did Step 1!!! If you don't set your Machine ID, the indicators will NOT work.
3. Download and install the latest version of NinjaTrader 8 NinjaTrader Direct Download.
4. Download latest version of MBoxWave for NinjaTrader 8 here (Save zip file to your desktop)
5. In NT8, goto Tools -> Import -> NinjaScript Add-On
6. Browse to your desktop and open downloaded zip file
7. Open a chart, right click and choose Indicators to select any of the MBoxWave indicators

 

NinjaTrader 8 Upgrade Instructions

1. MAKE SURE TO DO THIS STEP FIRST: Set your NinjaTrader Machine ID here
2. Make sure you did Step 1!!! If you don't set your Machine ID, the indicators will NOT work.
3. Download and install the latest version of NinjaTrader 8 NinjaTrader Direct Download.
4. Download latest version of MBoxWave for NinjaTrader 8 here (Save zip file to your desktop)
5. In NT8, Connections -> disconnect data feed
6. Tools -> Remove NinjaScript Assembly
7. Select MBoxWave_NT8
8. Quit NT8
9. Start NT8
10. Tools -> Import -> NinjaScript Add-On
11. Browse to your desktop and open downloaded zip file
12. Open a chart, right click and choose Indicators to select any of the MBoxWave indicators

 

NinjaTrader 7 Installation Instructions

1. MAKE SURE TO DO THIS STEP FIRST: Set your NinjaTrader Machine ID here
2. Make sure you did Step 1!!! If you don't set your Machine ID, the indicators will NOT work.
3. Download latest version of MBoxWave for NinjaTrader 7 here (Save zip file to your desktop)
4. In NinjaTrader, goto File -> Utilities -> Import NinjaScript
5. Browse to your desktop and open downloaded zip file
6. Open a chart, right click and choose Indicators to select any of the MBoxWave indicators

In order to see the bars inside the boxes (Only applies to NinjaTrader 7)

In NinjaTrader 7 you need to change display order level of the boxes in order to see the bars inside them. In NinjaTrader 8 this is done automatically.

 

In order to see Bid / Ask, and Delta Volume (Only applies to NinjaTrader 7)

You need to load the MBidAskVolume indicator! Otherwise you will see 0.
This is explained on the Indicator Settings page