Interactive Brokers Setup

Open Global configuration from File menu. On left side, Click on API then Settings , to open Api settings.

Make sure “Enable AtiveX and Socket Clients” option is checked. (click yes if prompts). Un-check read-only API.

Set 7496 as Socket Port. Apply settings and click OK

That’s it! Start APIBridge and click Login to API. It will connect with TWS for order placement.

Note that currently IB integration is available only for trading in NSE.

Interactive Brokers Setup

IB TWS API Features

CostAuto Order CancellationLive M2MSL OrdersCOBO
FreeYESYESYESNOYES