You can customize the trading environment by editing the information displayed in the various tabs to personalize your experience.

The Preferences window is divided into four areas:  general, appearance, order entry, and columns.

The General tab lets you restore all default settings and reset all warning messages.

The Appearance tab lets change the format for time, negative numbers, and commas. 

The Order entry tab lets you change the following default settings:

  • Stocks and options quantities when placing orders
  • Increment values when increasing stocks or options quantities
  • Order type and duration
  • Order confirmations and warnings
  • Advanced order entry options 
The Columns tab lets you customize the columns you view for watchlists, options, positions, orders, and executions.

To access the preferences window, click or tap  in the left navigation menu.

On mobile devices: tap  and select Preferences
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