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faq [2019/03/03 02:30]
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   * Missing Parameter: [[faq#A Parameter is missing from my file]]   * Missing Parameter: [[faq#A Parameter is missing from my file]]
   * Missing Columns: [[faq#Some Columns are missing from my GUI]]   * Missing Columns: [[faq#Some Columns are missing from my GUI]]
 +  * Cancel Pending: [[faq#How do I cancel Pending Orders]]?
   * Expired Orders: [[faq#​why_am_I_getting_these_expired_orders_in_my_logs|Why am I getting these expired orders in my logs?]]   * Expired Orders: [[faq#​why_am_I_getting_these_expired_orders_in_my_logs|Why am I getting these expired orders in my logs?]]
   * WATCHMODE: [[faq#Why are my coins in WATCHMODE?​]]?​   * WATCHMODE: [[faq#Why are my coins in WATCHMODE?​]]?​
   * License: [[faq#​where_do_i_find_my_license|Where do I find my License?​]]  ​   * License: [[faq#​where_do_i_find_my_license|Where do I find my License?​]]  ​
-  * Config: [[faq#​how_do_i_enable_disable_the_web_gui_config|How do I enable/​disable the CONFIG? or, why is my config disabled?​]]  ​+  * Config: [[faq#​how_do_i_enable_disable_the_web_gui_config|How do I enable/​disable the CONFIG? or, why is my config disabled?]] 
 +  * Trading Disabled: [[faq#​how_do_i_enable_trading_on_my_bot| How do I enable trading on my bot ?]]
   * PBL Empty: [[faq#​why_is_my_possible_buy_log_empty|Why is my Possible Buy Log Empty?]]   * PBL Empty: [[faq#​why_is_my_possible_buy_log_empty|Why is my Possible Buy Log Empty?]]
   * Password: [[faq#​how_can_i_set_or_reset_a_password|How can I set or reset a password?]]   * Password: [[faq#​how_can_i_set_or_reset_a_password|How can I set or reset a password?]]
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   * Bollinger Bands: [[faq#​how_is_bb_calculated|How is BB calculated?​]]   * Bollinger Bands: [[faq#​how_is_bb_calculated|How is BB calculated?​]]
   * Trailing: [[faq#​how_does_trailing_profit_work|How does trailing profit work?]]   * Trailing: [[faq#​how_does_trailing_profit_work|How does trailing profit work?]]
-  * VPS: [[faq#​what_are_some_good_vps_vendors|What are some good VPS vendors?]] 
   * Sell only Mode: [[faq#​how_do_i_turn_off_the_automated_sell_only_mode|How do I turn off Sell Only Mode?]]   * Sell only Mode: [[faq#​how_do_i_turn_off_the_automated_sell_only_mode|How do I turn off Sell Only Mode?]]
   * Second Bot: [[faq#​how_to_set_up_a_second_bot_instance|How do I Set up a Second Bot Instance?]]   * Second Bot: [[faq#​how_to_set_up_a_second_bot_instance|How do I Set up a Second Bot Instance?]]
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 ====Where do I get support?​==== ====Where do I get support?​====
-You can get support in Discord [[https://​discord.gg/​mwBm9qC|Official Discord Support Group]], or by submitting a ticket to [[http://​support.profittrailer.com/​]]+You can get support in Discord [[https://​discord.gg/​eakB23b|Official Discord Support Group]], or by submitting a ticket to [[http://​support.profittrailer.com/​]]
  
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 If you wish to disable the config please see [[application.properties]] for ''​[[application.properties#​server.disable_config]]''​ If you wish to disable the config please see [[application.properties]] for ''​[[application.properties#​server.disable_config]]''​
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 +====How do I enable trading on my bot?====
 +If you look in your possible buy log and see **TRADING DISABLED** in the buy column, you will need to enable trading for your active config:
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 +      * by going to the Basic Configuration GUI screen and clicking the button at the bottom of the screen as follows:
 +{{ basic_enable_trading.png?​nolink&​400 }}
 +          * click that button. It will be grey and say "​Trading OFF", you want it to be blue. Then click the save button near the top
 +      * Or by going to the [[web_interface_guide#​settings|Advanced Configuration]] screen and changing this setting in the pairs tab as follows:
 +<file java>
 +DEFAULT_trading_enabled = true
 +</​file>​
  
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 ====How can I set or reset a password?​==== ====How can I set or reset a password?​====
-You will be prompted to set a password when first booting up the bot. The password is stored in the ptdb.mv.db file in the ProfitTrailer/​data folder. If you need to reset your password you will need to create and empty file with the name ''​reset-pw'' ​and place it in the data folder, then restart ​the bot.+You will be prompted to set a password when first booting up the bot. The password is stored in the ptdb.mv.db file in the ProfitTrailer/​data folder.\\ 
 +If you need to reset your password you will need to
 +  - Open notepad++ to a new file 
 +  - Save that file as "reset-pw" ​and place in the profittrailer/​data folder 
 +  - For the save as type dropdown below the filename , choose 'All Files'
  
 If you do not wish to have a password at all add the following to your application.properties file. If you do not wish to have a password at all add the following to your application.properties file.
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-3. Stop the bot from the command line/​terminal by typing CTRL-C. ​+3. Stop the bot from the command line/​terminal by typing CTRL-C ​(cmd+c on MAC)
  
 4. In pm2, stop the bot by finding the pm2 process id (''​pm2 list''​)and stopping it with that. For example if your bot is process id 2, the command would be (in the terminal window) ''​pm2 stop 2''​. ​ 4. In pm2, stop the bot by finding the pm2 process id (''​pm2 list''​)and stopping it with that. For example if your bot is process id 2, the command would be (in the terminal window) ''​pm2 stop 2''​. ​
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 ==== How do I save and load different configurations?​ ==== ==== How do I save and load different configurations?​ ====
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 +**For a visual guide about loading/​activating/​editing/​deleting a config [[https://​wiki.profittrailer.com/​doku.php?​do=export_revealjs&​id=config_load_slide#/​|Click here]].**
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 == Editing Configs == == Editing Configs ==
  
-Clicking on {{:​config_button.jpg?​nolink|}} ​will reveal ​the configuration screen+Hovering over the header config link, you will see two selections; Active Config and Other Configs.\\ 
 +Choose one of these to access ​the config tabs.
  
-If you wish to edit a particular config ​click the Orange config name to reveal a dropdown menu. Select the config you wish to edit and make changes as desired. ​+{{config-link.png?​nolink}} 
 + 
 +If you wish to edit a particular config, clicking the Active Config allows access to only your active config. Clicking on Other Configs allows access to all configs. Click on the Orange config name to reveal a dropdown menu. Select the config you wish to edit and make changes as desired.
  
 Press the {{:​config_save.png?​nolink|}} button to save your changes before navigating to any other page. Press the {{:​config_save.png?​nolink|}} button to save your changes before navigating to any other page.
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 Click the {{::​setup_button.png?​nolink&​65|}} button in the [[web_interface_guide#​settings|Settings Menu]] or navigate to http://​localhost:​8081/​setup (adjust port/IP if necessary). Click the {{::​setup_button.png?​nolink&​65|}} button in the [[web_interface_guide#​settings|Settings Menu]] or navigate to http://​localhost:​8081/​setup (adjust port/IP if necessary).
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 +<WRAP center round important 60%>​NOTE:​ **Do not use spaces when naming your configurations.**</​WRAP>​
  
   * **Public** - Choose from our database of public configs and copy it to your bot giving it a unique name.   * **Public** - Choose from our database of public configs and copy it to your bot giving it a unique name.
   * **Saved** - Choose from one of your own configs that you have already created in the past.   * **Saved** - Choose from one of your own configs that you have already created in the past.
-  * **Import** - Choose a new unique name and will import the PAIRS.properties,​ DCA.properties and INDICATORS.properties files from your ProfitTrailer initialization folder. If you do not already have an "​initialization"​ folder, you will need to create it in within the main ProfitTrailer directory and then place these 3 properties files into it before proceeding.+  * **Signal Providers** - Leave blank to receive signals ​from all active subscriptions or choose which signals ​to receive. 
 +    * Note: this is only for users with Signal Subscriptions
  
-{{::​initial_settings_load.png?​nolink&​300|}} {{::​public_config_selection.png?​nolink&​300|}}+{{::​initial_settings_load.png?​nolink&​300|}} {{::​public_config_selection.png?​nolink&​300|}}\\ 
 +{{setup-page-signals.png?​nolink}}
  
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 == Creating a new config == == Creating a new config ==
  
-Clicking on {{:​config_button.jpg?nolink|}} will reveal the configuration screen+Hovering over the header config link, you will see two selections; Active Config and Other Configs.\\ 
 +Choose one of these to access the config tabs. 
 + 
 +{{config-link.png?nolink}} 
 + 
 +Clicking on Other Configs allows access to all configs. Click on the Orange config name to reveal ​a dropdown menu. Select ​the config from which you will make a new copy.
  
 If you have a config you want to base it on select it from the dropdown menu.  If you have a config you want to base it on select it from the dropdown menu. 
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 == Deleting a Config == == Deleting a Config ==
  
-Clicking on {{:​config_button.jpg?​nolink|}} ​will reveal ​the configuration screen+Hovering over the header config link, you will see two selections; Active Config and Other Configs.\\ 
 +Choose Other Configs in order to access ​the dropdown selector box.
  
-If you wish to delete a particular config click the Orange config name to reveal ​dropdown menu. +{{config-link.png?​nolink}} 
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 +If you wish to delete a particular config click the Orange config name to reveal ​the dropdown menu. 
  
 {{:​config_dropdown.png?​nolink|}} ​ {{:​config_dropdown.png?​nolink|}} ​
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 ==== How does trailing profit work? ==== ==== How does trailing profit work? ====
 Your GAIN strategy ''​sell_value''​ is the amount you want as profit. If you don't set ''​trailing_profit'',​ as soon as the price reaches that amount the bot will attempt to sell. Your GAIN strategy ''​sell_value''​ is the amount you want as profit. If you don't set ''​trailing_profit'',​ as soon as the price reaches that amount the bot will attempt to sell.
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 If this isn't clear enough, read [[https://​wiki.profittrailer.io/​doku.php/​a_trailing_story|A Trailing Profit Story]] If this isn't clear enough, read [[https://​wiki.profittrailer.io/​doku.php/​a_trailing_story|A Trailing Profit Story]]
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-====What are some good VPS vendors==== 
-Please see this information in the [[vps_setup_guide|VPS area here]]. ​ 
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