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Analyzing betfair data to trigger trading on horse racing markets.

My two videos shows how to use integrated Web Browser to load data from external web site. Use placeholder "%s" in your urls to navigate to currently open market.  

Bfexplorer Latest Release

Version 2.0.6267 Fixing problems for Close Bet Position bots when position is closed by percentage value and hedging is disabled (NET stake profit). Version 2.0.6121 Reflecting betfair api changes from 3rd October, customerStrategyRef has been added. Version 2.0.6104 Adding "Bot Parameters" ...

John's Manual freelancer.com - Testing Place my back/lay bets bot

To test this bot we open horse racing win market and select a horse we want to place back/lay bets on.  Clicking on "Add a new order/bot" toolbar button in the "Bots to Execute" view, the dialog appears and we can add our bot: "Place My Back/Lay Bets".  I left default bot setting so to ...

Rohit's Manual upwork.com - Testing football bot strategy

To test this football strategy we need a match already in progress. I opened "Football Score" tool by clicking on the menu item Tools / My Tools and selecting Football Score and clicking on Open button.  In Football Score I added hidden column Time, so I was able to sort matches by match ...

Case Study 29 - Excel Advice

From Bet Angel forum: I am using BetAngel to place straight set and forget lay bets due to the number of bets I place each day, as it is faster than using Betfair directly. I pick my games in the morning using my own criteria, which as an example could be lay price between 3 & 5 on half time ...

Case Study 32 - Laying The Draw Bot

From Bet Angel forum: I have been very suprised last week with a big loss on a LTD trade with my bot although i was in position for banking a profit, because of the betfair system fails.here's my bot, it’s been implemented for doing the following :* Laying the draw before ...

Betfair BOT SDK Login Query

On the SDK I receive the following error message every time I try to run any solution in Visual Studio. “An unhandled exception of type 'System.Exception' occurred in BetfairApiConsole.exe  throw new Exception("Please enter your betfair user name and password!");”   Can you ...

Save Betfair Data Automatically to Database

Let's say you want to execute bfexplorer bot saving market data on your windows server to MS SQL database in fully automatic mode every day.  What you need to do is following:  1) Your bot will be executed using Bot executor on bet events you define in your favourite events. So if I ...

Dutching Tools/Bet Wizards

If you want to place your dutching bets on market selections, then first open a market and then clicking on Market / Bet Wizards menu item, choose dutching wizard to either place back or lay dutching bets, or back dutching bets on multiple markets.

Bfexplorer Tutorial

1) Add your favourite events Betfair offers hundreds of events you can bet on, but most of us bet or trade just on our favourite’s ones, for me it is football (soccer), tennis and horse racing. Adding my favourite event 2) Setup your application layout and theme Bfexplorer presents ...