Once TeleTrader WorkStation has successfully connected to the Market Data Server and the program is started, you can monitor the status of the connection on the status bar:

Changes in the connection status are indicated with an icon:

Connection is established (Connected)

Connection is interrupted (Disconnected)

Connection is being reestablished (In progress)

To reconnect to the Market Data Server

When TeleTrader WorkStation loses the connection to the Market Data Server, you can try to establish a new connection.

▪       Right-click on the connection status icon and choose Connect.

▪       TeleTrader WorkStation tries to reestablish the connection.

Note             You can also manually interrupt the connection to the Market Data Server by choosing Disconnect.

To change the settings for automatic reconnection

You can define how TeleTrader WorkStation reacts if it loses the connection to the Market Data Server.

▪       Right-click on the connection status icon and choose Settings.

▪       On the left side of the dialog, choose Settings.

▪       On the right side of the dialog, adapt the default settings to your needs.

Control

Description

Automatic reconnect

Check to let TeleTrader WorkStation try to reestablish the connection automatically.

Reconnect x sec.

Enter the amount of seconds after which TeleTrader WorkStation tries to reconnect.

Try to connect x times

Enter the number of times that TeleTrader WorkStation tries to reconnect.

Limitless

Check to let TeleTrader WorkStation try to reconnect an unlimited number of times (until the connection is reestablished).

Clear to let TeleTrader WorkStation try to reconnect only for the number of times defined above (even if the connection cannot be established).

Show Login Dialog when reconnecting

Check to show the login dialog when TeleTrader WorkStation tries to reconnect.

Play sound when disconnect

Check to play a sound when the connection is lost. You have to choose the sound file (WAV format) that should be played.

To view detailed connection status information

▪       Right-click on the connection status icon and choose Settings.

▪       On the left side of the dialog, choose Connection Info.

Label

Description

Present Status

General status of the connection (Connected or Disconnected)

Server Version

Version number of the connected Market Data Server (quote data and news)

Server Address

IP address and port of the connected Market Data Server

User Name

Currently logged-in user

Web Service domain name

Domain name of the connected Web Service (fundamental data)

Web Service IP/Port

IP address and port of the connected Web Service