Toggle paper trade mode on and off. When paper trade mode is enabled, all orders are simulated and no real orders are placed.
This feature allows users to test Hummingbot and simulate trading strategies without risking any actual assets.
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>>> paper_trade Enable paper trading mode (Yes/No) ? >>> Yes New configuration saved: paper_trade_enabled: True
Enabling and Disabling¶
Paper trading mode can be enabled/disabled inside Hummingbot by doing
Alternatively, you can edit the
conf_global.yml file using a text editor and set
paper_trade_enabled: value to
The top bar shows the status to indicate if paper trading mode is on or off.
Also shows a reminder that paper trade was enabled when doing a
By default, the paper trade account has the following tokens and balances:
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paper_trade_account_balance: - - USDT - 1000 - - ONE - 1000 - - USDQ - 1000 - - TUSD - 1000 - - ETH - 10 - - WETH - 10 - - USDC - 1000 - - DAI - 1000
Paper trade assets can be added in two ways:
- From the Hummingbot client run command
config paper_trade_account_balanceand enter values exactly as shown in the prompt.
hummingbot_conffolder using a text editor. Strictly follow the same format above.
When adding balances, make sure to exit and restart Hummingbot for the changes to take effect.
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