First Time Users

Take a look at the process that first time users should follow when first getting started with Optimus Flow.

For first time users of Optimus Flow, if you haven't already, please download the platform Here!

Once Optimus Flow is downloaded, please follow the steps listed below:

  1. Save the “.exe” file to your computer.

  2. Double-click the file to install it and open it when it has finished.

  3. Follow the prompts of the Installation Wizard, choose a destination path for your file, and click on the Extract button to begin.

  4. Run the full program by double-clicking on the Optimus Flow icon.

  5. Once Optimus Flow is open, first time users will be prompted to create an Optimus Flow account. First time users can create an account by clicking on the Get Started button or by signing up by Here.

  6. After a first time user creates an Optimus Flow account, they will be sent an Email in order to activate their account. Navigate to your email and activate your new Optimus Flow account.

First time users that do not have an Optimus Flow account should refer to Step 5.
  1. Once the user's Optimus Flow account is activated, sign in with the Email and Password you registered with. Upon successfully signing in, the Optimus Flow platform will launch.

  2. Now that Optimus Flow is open, right-click within the “toolbar” running along the top of your screen and choose the Connections option.

  3. Choose Rithmic as a connection type and click Real if you are using a Live Trading Account or Demo if you intend to connect with a Rithmic Paper Trading account.

  4. Enter your Rithmic Account credentials and click Connect once completed to establish a connection to the Rithmic data feed.

For further instructions on connecting to the Rithmic datafeed, please refer to the following section of our help guide.