Adding a gadget

You can add any of the following gadgets in the advanced layout:

  • Activity
  • Balances
  • Inbox
  • Level 1
  • Level 2
  • Time and sales
  • Today’s orders
  • Position summary
  • Watch list

Note: you can add multiple instances of the same gadget to the sidebars. However, if you reach the maximum number of instances for that gadget, it will no longer be available in the add or change gadget menu.

To add a gadget:
  1. Click the Add gadget icon Add gadget in the upper right corner of the main window. An add gadgets window will appear.



    Then perform one of the following: 

    1. Select the gadget you want to add, then close the window. The gadget will automatically appear in the left sidebar.

      or

    2. Click and hold the gadget, then drag and drop it into the left or right sidebar. As you drag the gadget, an icon  will appear on the gadget header indicating where it can be dropped. You can also use the drag and drop function to reorder gadgets within the sidebar.



      Note: after adding one gadget to the sidebar, to add another gadget simply click Customize Customize on the gadget header, then select Add gadget and choose the next gadget you want to add from the list.

  2. Click Close Close to close the add gadget window.
Unable to add a gadget?
Check our FAQs for tips on troubleshooting.
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