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Charting Software FAQ

The course was recorded using Linn-IraCharts software

In most cases free 30-Day Access to the Gold Version of Linn-IraCharts, which is one of this software’s most feature rich versions, is available.

  • There is a caveat on the free software. If you have used Linn-IraChart software in the past 12-months; access to the software is not free since you have already had 30-day free access. This is the vendor’s policy, not that of the Charting Course
  • After 30-days have expired it’s easy to subscribe to the charting software
  • All of your settings can be and should be saved to your computer and to our vendors servers
  • At midnight, our chart vendor’s servers do a backup of your last saved settings which you can easily retrieve should the need arise
  • Charting Software access can be purchased at any time as the initial charge will be pro-rated on a monthly basis

Live Quotes

  • Live CME Globex Quotes are included in the free trial. After the free trial ends, live quotes cost $5 per month.
  • Quote and Software fees are charged to a credit card, not taken from customer trading accounts. Our staff will take the information and enter it into our credit card vendor’s system. We do not keep the data on hand for obvious reasons.
  • Should you elect to subscribe, the credit card vendor will charge the fees you agree to on a set date each month
  • AMEX, Visa, Master Charge and Discover Card are accepted
  • Free delayed data can be viewed on some markets as set by each exchange's internal policy
  • Exchanges do not offer pro-rated quote fees
  • Typically the most expensive live quote fees are charged by the ICE Exchange, where “soft commodities” along with Brent Crude Oil are traded
  • Globex is the best buy at $5 for live quotes on their all electronic markets

Linn-IraCharts

This software is Java based:

  • This is the charting software Ira uses in the course videos
  • The software downloads to your computer’s hard drive
  • It is not web based, meaning it does not operate through a web browser
  • It can be placed on multiple computers
  • Only one connection at a time will be active
  • You will be issued a User ID and Password for its operation
  • It works best on PCs but will work on Apple products
  • Your computer must have an internet connection that is up and running for the software to operate

Versions of Linn-IraCharts

There are five different versions of Linn-IraCharts, each catering to different customer needs

  • Copper
  • Nickle
  • Silver
  • Gold
  • Platinum

Click here for a feature comparison.

More About These Versions

There are five different versions of Linn-IraCharts, each catering to different customer needs

  • In most instances the Silver Version will be adequate, but since the trial is free, why we provide you with all the features the software offers in our Gold version. The Gold version also plots stock and ETF charts along with robust analytics on options on futures.
  • 4 of the charting versions contain Swinglines, the exception being the Copper Version which does not
  • The Nickle Version, which only works with delayed quotes, can display the Swingline Study for an additional fee of $10 a month
  • The Silver, Gold and Platinum Versions all contain the Swingline Study, which is included for free in the monthly subscription charge
  • The charting software contains a syllabus explaining the many features of each charting version along with what the versions cost

Linn-IraCharts Help Desk

We maintain a Help Desk to get you set up and to teach you how to use the software at no charge to you

  • Hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM CT through 4:00 PM CT
  • Phone Number: 312-264-2814
  • Toll Free: 866-973-2078

Your User ID and Password

Upon purchasing the Charting Course, a notice is sent to our Help Desk who will immediately place a call to you (during help desk hours) to get you setup on the Charting Software.

If for any reason you do not hear from them, their number is 312-264-2814 or Toll Free via 866-973-2078.

Please be sure to get hold of them as I want you to open your charting software and do as I do in each video. When you need to purchase the Charting Software, it’s through this department that you do so.

Downloading Linn-IraCharts

Before you download, please be sure to have in hand your User ID and Password.
Click Here to Begin the Download


An Alternative: QT Market Center

It’s possible you’ve had a free trial to Linn-IraCharts already. It’s also possible that you prefer to use charts that operate through a web browser, not as a download.

We made QT Market Center available for these reasons. If you’ve not tried this out in the past year, you can use this to work along with the charting course as well as Linn-IraCharts

  • This is not the software Ira used in recording the course videos. It does however operate in a similar manner
  • There is no download of this software as it is browser based
  • This charting program works on PCs and Apple products
  • This software also has a smartphone application works on Android and Apple operating systems
  • Swinglines are included in the subscription fee
  • Exchanges do not offer pro-rated quote fees
  • Typically the most expensive live quote fees are charged by the ICE Exchange, where “soft commodities” along with Brent Crude Oil are traded
  • Globex is the best buy at $5 for live quotes on all their all electronic markets
  • Quote and Software fees are charged to a credit card, not taken from customer trading accounts. Our staff will take the information and enter it into our credit card vendor’s system. We do not keep the data on hand for obvious reasons.
  • Should you elect to subscribe, the credit card vendor will charge the fees you agree to on a set date each month
  • AMEX, Visa, Master Charge and Discover Card are accepted
  • Only one connection at a time will be active
  • You will be issued a User ID and Password for its operation

QT Market Center Help Desk

We maintain a Help Desk to get you set up and to teach you how to use the software at no charge to you

  • Hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM CT through 4:00 PM CT
  • Phone Number: 312-264-2814
  • Toll Free: 866-973-2078

Your User ID and Password

Upon purchasing the Charting Course, a notice is sent to our Help Desk who will immediately place a call to you (during help desk hours) to get you setup on the Charting Software.

If for any reason you do not hear from them, their number is 312-264-2814 or Toll Free via 866-973-2078.

Please be sure to get hold of them as I want you to open your charting software and do as I do in each video. When you need to purchase the Charting Software, it’s through this department that you do so.