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Edgewonk Documentation & Manual

Here we answer the most commonly asked questions and help you get started with your Edgewonk trading journal.

You also find detailed explanations about individual Edgewonk features.

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Troubleshooting and getting Edgewonk up and running

90% of the problems can be solved by installing the latest Java update. Also note that you don’t need the Java browser plugin, but only the desktop Java version (link below). Make sure you don’t have an older Java version installed, then follow the download link below and you are ready to start journaling


Edgewonk only runs properly with the latest Java version. You can get it below for free.

Direct download links:

Download Java for Windows

Download Java for Mac

Read about Java here


NEW: Import your Metatrader 4 and NinjaTrader 7/8 statements directly into your Edgewonk journal. More platforms will come shortly. Read our import documentation

General questions

Here we answer common pre-sale questions and the most common questions we receive from our users.

Why an Edgewonk journal?
How much does it cost and do you have monthly fees?
Which markets can I track with Edgewonk?
On which platform does Edgewonk run? Can I use it on Mac and Windows?
Is my trading data safe?
Can I use my Edgewonk on multiple computers?
Can I connect my Edgewonk journal with my brokerage account?
Which payment methods do you offer?


Journal and course related questions

Specific questions about the Edgewonk journal, individual features and about our trader development course.

I lost my download link. How can I get the latest version?
I bought your trader development course. How do I get access?
Which format is the course in?
Do I need to renew my license to get new updates?
How do I install my Edgewonk journal?

First steps in your Edgewonk journal

From installing Edgewonk, to setting up your new journal to entering your first trade, we help you get started here.

How do I install my Edgewonk trading journal?
What you do when you open Edgewonk for the first time?
How to enter your first trade
Saving Edgewonk and creating multiple journals
How to use Edgewonk across different computers

Some questions and tips around the Edgewonk features

Here we answer some commonly asked questions around entering trades and using some of the Edgewonk features.

What if I change my Stop Loss or Take Profit during my trade?
How to use Highest and Lowest price exactly when entering my trade?
Why are my traffic lights not showing?
Can I get more Custom Statistics?
How to enter trades with multiple entries and exits?

Individual Edgewonk features

If you want to know more about individual Edgewonk features and functions, please take a look at the articles below where we explain individual features step by step.


Optimizing your trades with Edgewonk


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