TradeStation's robust trading platform allows traders to place and manage trades using a variety of order-entry interfaces. Because order-entry mistakes can be both costly and frustrating, it is important to learn how to use each interface prior to placing trades in a live market. TradeStation supports simulated accounts that allow traders to practice placing trades while learning the intricacies of the platform. TradeStation's Help Menu (accessed by clicking Help in the main menu > TradeStation Platform Help provides in-depth instructions for placing, modifying and canceling orders for each of the order-entry interfaces.
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