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How do i connect to my interactive brokers API?

Any help would be much appreciated. Ive read all the instructions but i just cant connect to the API

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Quantopian no longer supports live trading through IB (or Robinhood), it was phased out back in September 2017.

If you are looking to live trade your algorithms, the community has discussed some alternatives in the forums. Here is one post but there are others if you search https://www.quantopian.com/posts/in-light-of-quantopian-shutting-down-live-trading-what-would-be-the-alternative-option . We proposed zipline-live as an alternative because it is a fork of our open source backtester Zipline, and migrating algorithms to that framework would require minor changes.

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Hello Dan,

Thank you for the response and I'm quite new to this platform and wanted to know if I can access the QTradableStocksUS() and the other Q* universes from the zipline fork?