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These videos and picture tutorials will show you how to correctly set up and get the most out of the BodhiGold software.

CONFIGURE FOR GTE CHARTING

     
GTE Charting and GTE Toolbox are programs owned by Guppytraders-Essentials Pty Ltd. They use data from BodhiGold's MetaStock format.
Installing GTE Software
  1. After downloading the GTE Software, execute the GTE_Download.exe file or the GTE_Toolbox.exe file.
  2. Click Next at the Welcome screen.

    GTE Charting: Setup Wizard

  3. Read the License Agreement, select the I accept the agreement option then click Next.

    GTE Charting: License Agreement

  4. Click Next to install it to the default directory (c:\Program Files\GTE\GTE Charting 3.0 or c:\Program Files\GTE\GTE Toolbox 3.0)

    GTE Charting: Destination Directory

  5. Click Next to add a GTE 3.0 folder to your Windows® Start Menu.

    GTE Charting: Start Menu folder

  6. Select the Create a desktop icon option then click Next.

    GTE Charting: Create a Desktop icon

  7. Click the Install button.

    GTE Charting: Install the software

    The software will install onto your hard drive.

    GTE Charting: Installing to your hard drive

  8. Put a tick in the Launch GTE Charting box, then click Finish.

    GTE Charting: Open the software

  9. GTE Charting or GTE Toolbox will now open.

    GTE Charting: Main Screen

Configuring BodhiGold to use the MetaStock data format
  1. Install BodhiGold using the installation instructions.
  2. Once installed, launch BodhiGold. If this didn't happen automatically when you finished installation double-click the BodhiGold icon on your desktop or select it from your Windows® Start menu. Windows® 7 or above = Start ➔ Infosoft ➔ Freeway
    Windows® XP or below = Start ➔ All Programs ➔ Infosoft ➔ Bodhi 5 Gold ➔ Freeway
  3. A Confirm box will appear asking you to connect to the Internet to finish the installation. This process requires downloading files from the Internet. Make sure you are connected to the Internet then click the Yes button.

    BodhiGold: Connect to the Internet
    If a box appears asking you to use previous Bodhi settings, then refer to the tutorial: Configure BodhiGold 5 using my Bodhi settings.

  4. Select your closest Country from the drop-down box, then click [x].

    BodhiGold: Select your country

  5. Select your Nearest city from the drop-down box, then click [x].

    BodhiGold: Select your nearest city

  6. Select GTE Charting or GTE Toolbox and any other formats you require from the list of analysis software, then click [x]. By selecting GTE Charting or GTE Toolbox, BodhiGold will automatically choose the MetaStock format.

    BodhiGold: Select the GTE Charting format

  7. BodhiGold will now download product lists required to finish the installation.

    BodhiGold: Downloading product lists

  8. Initialisation is now completed. Click the OK button to shut down BodhiGold then restart the software.

    BodhiGold: Click the OK button then restart the software

  9. The registration screen will appear, telling you how many days you have left to trial the software.

    BodhiGold: Trial or Register

    1. To continue with the trial, click the No button. The software will give you access to the Exchange data nearest your location for the remainder of your trial period. If you requested access to other Exchange data you will need to register BodhiGold for your trial period.
      The Confirm registration box will appear each time you open BodhiGold (until it is registered).
    2. If you have purchased the software, email or telephone (+61 7 3821 5177) JustData with the Installation Code. You will then be given your personalised Registration Code. Click Yes to this message then enter your code into the box provided and click the OK button.

      BodhiGold: Register the software

  10. Click the Configure button.

    BodhiGold: Configure button

  11. The following instructions will show you how to fetch up to 6-months historical data:
    1. Right-click on the Finance tab and select Reset then Received from the menu.

      BodhiGold: Finance>Reset>Received

    2. The Received box will be displayed. The date should automatically be set to 6-months ago.

      BodhiGold: Received date

    3. Click the [OK] button.
  12. Exit the Configuration screen by clicking the [x] button.
  13. Connect to the Internet then click the Catchup button. BodhiGold will now download and export the last 6-months of data to your hard drive.

    BodhiGold: Download 6-Months of Data

Congratulations, you have successfully configured BodhiGold and imported 6-months of data into a MetaStock format (c:\Data\MetaStock\ASX0 directory). From now on, you will only need to press the Catchup button in BodhiGold each night to retrieve the latest data. The free trial will run for 30-days after installation.

Configuring GTE to read the BodhiGold MetaStock directories
  1. To configure GTE you need to know whether the MetaStock format you are using is configured to 255 files per directory or 2000 files per directory (BodhiGold uses 2000 files). GTE's default setting is 255 files per directory. To ensure GTE has access to all your data please follow these directions:
    1. Open GTE Charting or GTE Toolbox.
    2. Go to File then Preferences.

      GTE Charting: File>Preferences

    3. Click on the Grid/Font/Decimals/Spacing tab.

      GTE Charting: Select the Grid/Font/Decimals/Spacing tab

    4. Put a tick in the Use MSFL651 Data Access box then click the Save button.

      GTE Charting: Select 'Use MSFL651 Data Access'

  2. Click on File then Open Chart then select a chart type (eg. Bar Chart).

    GTE Charting: Open Chart
    The GTE Data File Manager window opens.

  3. Click on the MetaStock Files tab. Under Folders navigate to your data directory/s.
    1. Start by double-clicking on the c:\
    2. Then double-click on Data.
    3. Then double-click on MetaStock.
    4. Double-click on one exchange you would use most often (eg. ASX0).

      GTE Charting: selecting directories

    5. To the right of the Folders window click on the Set as the Default Folder button.
    6. Click the OK button to set the directory as default.

      GTE Charting: creating a default directory

      The next time you open GTE Charting the Data File Manager window will display your chosen exchange directory.

    7. Double-click on the exchange. The company codes and names will be displayed on the right screen (if you have loaded Historical data).
    8. Double-click on a symbol under Available Data files or enter the symbol in the Find box and click Open Security.

      GTE Charting: Selecting a symbol

  4. The chart will now open. Refer to the the GTE Charting documentation for help using the software. This can be found by choosing Assist then GTE Documentation from the menu.

    GTE Charting: Opened Chart