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How to choose account for backtesting

It is a newbie question but still.
i am bit furiated with NT8. It has all options in strategy analyzer to customize backtesting. But i havent found where I can set amount of money for single backtesting. Does anyone know how to do this?

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If you are doing the backtest e.g. in SIM, the initial value can be set via
NinjaTrader 8

If it is part of your strategy, see NinjaTrader 8
Follow the notes, since you presumably will have to write some syncs of your own.

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