EquityFeed integrates with Lightspeed to allow you to export symbols from EquityFeed to Lightspeed. This means that when you click on a symbol in EquityFeed it will instantaneously update your desired Lightspeed window(s).
To export symbols to the Lightspeed platform, follow the steps below.
Step 1: Ensure both the Lightspeed platform and the EquityFeed platform are both running simultaneously on the same computer.
Step 2: From the EquityFeed platform, open a Market View window from the Launch Pad.
Step 3: Return to the EquityFeed Launch Pad.
- Click the file menu and select System Settings.
- Select the Third Party tab
- Uncheck “EquityFeed (Default)”
- Check Lightspeed
- Click the Save button.
- Close the System Settings window.
Step 4 : From the Lightspeed platform, click the Settings icon on the Order Entry window.
Step 5: From the Settings window:
- Select the Linking tab.
- Check the box “Enable Linking To…”
- Click the Add a Link button
Step 6 : Click, drag and drop the “L” in the pop-up box, onto the EquityFeed Market View window, followed by clicking the Select button on the Lightspeed pop up window.
Step 7 : Click OK on the Lightspeed Settings window.
Step 8 : Click the word “Lightspeed” on the title bar, located on the top left corner of the Lightspeed platform.
Step 9 : Click on any symbol in the EquityFeed Market View window and note the exporting of the clicked symbol to the Lightspeed platform.
Hint: If the exporting function to the Lightspeed platform stops working, click the word “Lightspeed” on title bar (located on the top left corner of the Lightspeed platform).