How to give Admin Rights to Velocity and TA Apps?

  • Administrator rights is very important for any technical analysis applications (E.g: Amibroker, NinjaTrader, Metastock etc.) to run smoothly.
  • Please follow the below method to give Admin Rights to Velocity and TA Apps. (Amibroker, NinjaTrader 7/8, etc.)

Go to "C: drive" (or any other drive) of your computer where Velocity is been installed

>> Then go to Program Files (x86) for 64 bit computer or Program Files for 32 bit computer ONLY

>> Now go to TrueData folder >> Same way one by one go to Amibroker or NinjaTrader 7 / 8 folders

>> Now right click with mouse on TrueData.Velocity2.exe file (same needs to be done for Amibroker & NinjaTrader .exe files) and click on "Properties"

>> Now click on "Compatibility" TAB and under "Privilege Level" Tick the check box : "Run this program as an administrator"

>> Now click on "Security" TAB and click on "Edit" button

>> Now one by one click on "Group or usernames:" e.g SYSTEM, Administration, etc. and under "Permissions for Users" Tick Mark all the check boxes under "Allow" >> this has to be done for all the Group or user names: of your computer

>> After following all the above steps, click on "Apply" button and then click on "OK"

NOTE: This way, all the .exe files of Velocity, Amibroker, NinjaTrader 7/8, etc. needs to be given admin rights; also, the shortcuts of these software on your computer desktop needs to be given similar Admin rights.

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