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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 OMNITRADER

     

OmniTrader is a charting program created by Nirvana Systems Inc. and available for purchase in Australia from Corporate Doctor. It accesses data from BodhiGold's MetaStock format.

You can trial BodhiGold for 30-days with no obligation by visiting this page.

Configuring BodhiGold for MetaStock
  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 OmniTrader and any other formats you require from the list of analysis software, then click [x]. By selecting OmniTrader, BodhiGold will automatically choose the MetaStock format.

    BodhiGold: Select your software

  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.

Configure OmniTrader to open BodhiGold files
  1. Open OmniTrader and ensure you have set the country exchange to AU, you do this by clicking on Edit then Exchange.

    OmniTrader: Edit Exchange

  2. Then restart OmniTrader.
  3. Click Edit/Data Settings & select None for the data feed. Leave the username & password blank.

    OmniTrader: Symbol and Data Settings

  4. Create a Profile by clicking File/New, enter a Profile Name for it (My Shares), leave the default options and click OK.

    OmniTrader: Create a New Profile

  5. Click on the Pencil icon at the top of the Focus List. Then Select User Data from the drop-down list (other data types are for US and OmniScan).

    OmniTrader: Directories

  6. If your data is not showing, on the right side under Drive & Directories, you need to find it. MetaStock is usually located in C:\Data\MetaStock\ASX0 directory structure.
  7. Then each folder under the Files folder will be folders from MetaStock that you created.
  8. But once you find the folder that contains the data and open it, the symbols will appear in the centre of the screen.
  9. Once your data is in the centre of the screen, click on a symbol to highlight it (you can also select multiple symbols).
  10. Then click the Add button on the top left and it should add it to your Focus List on the left-hand side.
  11. Once complete, click [OK] on the bottom right to save your changes.
  12. Once you have clicked [OK] and you are back on the main screen, double-click the symbol to open a chart.
  13. To activate all the vote line run the To Do button, click Perform Selected Tasks.

    OmniTrader: To Do List

  14. The final result.

    OmniTrader: Chart