Before you start, please install the Interactive Brokers Trader Workstation
[TWS](http://www.interactivebrokers.com/en/p.php?f=tws) or its low-resource alternative
and make sure that the software allows for incoming API connections. How this is
done for TWS can be watched [here](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=53tmypRq5wI).
For more detailed information please refer to the Interactive Brokers