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 ===== Mac Setup Guide ===== ===== Mac Setup Guide =====
  
-Please note that this guide is aimed at helping ​you get ProfitTrailer running on your Mac. +This guide will assist ​you getting ​ProfitTrailer running on your Mac. 
  
-There is a video tutorial now. Please watch it. +---- 
-  + 
-  * [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=tIOz86m7RGI|How to install PT on Mac]]+=== Contents === 
 + 
 +  * [[mac_guide#​Installing Java]] 
 +  * [[mac_guide#​Downloading ProfitTrailer]] 
 +  * [[mac_guide#​Mandatory Settings]] 
 +  * [[mac_guide#​Running ProfitTrailer]] 
 +  * [[mac_guide#​Run via start script (optional)]]
  
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 That being said, you may want to buy a VPS before installing it on a dedicated computer. That being said, you may want to buy a VPS before installing it on a dedicated computer.
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-===1. Installing Java JDK 8 (Java 9 will not work)===+===1. Installing Java === 
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 +(Java 9 will not work)
  
 Download and install Java 8. Make sure it is the JDK and not the JRE version: \\ Download and install Java 8. Make sure it is the JDK and not the JRE version: \\
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 Make sure you copy/move it to your desktop before proceeding with the next steps. Make sure you copy/move it to your desktop before proceeding with the next steps.
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-===3. Configuring ProfitTrailer===+===3. Mandatory Settings ​===
  
-Setup [[mandatory_settings|Mandatory Settings]] before attempting to run the bot.+Setup [[Mandatory Settings]] before attempting to run the bot.
   * This guide doesn’t include configuring your settings, so please check the other parts of the wiki for that, before you go ahead and run the bot on random settings, without knowing what they do.    * This guide doesn’t include configuring your settings, so please check the other parts of the wiki for that, before you go ahead and run the bot on random settings, without knowing what they do. 
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-So make sure you also go through the following files during configuration:​ 
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-  * [[application.properties]] 
-  * [[pairs.properties]] 
-  * [[dca.properties]] 
-  * [[indicators.properties]] 
  
 <WRAP center round important 60%> <WRAP center round important 60%>
-Please make sure you use a proper text editor to edit those files. That could be **TextWrangler**,​ **SublimeText** or **Brackets** for example. ​+Please make sure you use a proper text editor to edit any files. That could be **TextWrangler**,​ **SublimeText** or **Brackets** for example. ​
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
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-Finally you will be presented with the Config Load screen. ​You can choose an existing Configuration if it exists or enter a unique name and load the settings ​from within ​the initialization folder.+Finally you will be presented with the Config Load screen. ​See [[faq#​how_do_i_save_and_load_different_configurations|Saving/​Loading/​Importing/​Editing Configs]]. 
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 +There are three methods for choosing your first configuration:​ 
 + 
 +  * **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. 
 +  * **Import** - Choose a name and import a config from your ProfitTrailer ​initialization folder.
  
 {{::​initial_settings_load.png?​nolink|}} {{::​initial_settings_load.png?​nolink|}}
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