Frequently asked questions(FAQs)

Imran
Imran edited August 18 in General
Getting started: https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/1994/a-curated-list-of-things-related-to-kite-connect-api#latest
Documentation: https://kite.trade/docs/connect/v3/
Installation: https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/4384/client-installation-issue#latest
Pricing
  • Kite Connect subscription - Rs. 2000
  • Historical data subscription - Rs. 2000 (requires base Kite Connect subscription)
Why so costlyhttps://kite.trade/forum/discussion/2549/pricing
What is postback URL and redirect URL: https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/319/redirect-and-postback-url
Alternative to Kite Connect (algo without coding): https://zerodha.com/z-connect/zerodha/bulletin-latest-at-zerodha/introducing-streak-algo-trade-without-coding
Basic automation query : https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/comment/26714/#Comment_26714
Daily Access Token Flush Time: https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/comment/20193/#Comment_20193
APIs Rate limit : https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/2760/no-of-request-to-api
WebSocket queries:
  1. Websocket Documentation - https://kite.trade/docs/connect/v3/changelog/#websocket
  2. Websocket general queries : https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/4725/zerodha-kite-3-api-queries#latest
  3. on tick frequency - https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/1291/frequency-of-ticks
  4. more on frequency - https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/4631/websocket-subscription#latest
  5. rate limits - https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/2760/no-of-request-to-api#latest
  6. not receiving ticks for all the instruments : https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/6632/not-getting-prices-from-every-tick
  7. "You can subscribe up to 3000 instruments/shares in a single WebSocket connection, and for one user you can have 3 WebSocket connection, so you can stream maximum of 9000 shares for one user. because all WebSockets will be independent of each other, there will be no cross-connection."
Download all instrument tokens: Historical data: Margins/Funds

what does co upper and co lower in margin api list mean? : https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/4345/what-is-co-upper-and-co-lower-in-margin-api-list
Convert ticks to candle latest:
Authentication:
Technical indicators:
https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/1907/new-python-library-for-technical-indicators#latest

Positions:
Exit position https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/3330/how-to-square-off-all-positions#latest
Positions P&L updation/P&L wrong in positions API https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/3166/getposition-is-not-having-updated-value#latest

Order placement:
Order placement retry mechanism/order placement failed response but was triggered. https://kite.trade/forum/discussion/6865/why-order-failed-in-api-but-actually-trigered

pykiteconnect: Basic rule: Kite Connect is purely an execution platform. Zerodha doesn't provide support or solution for writing any kind of strategy.
This is outside the scope of Kite Connect. "But we can post our queries on the forum and eventually someone will help it"

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