TSM uses 3rd Party Software called Gruss Betting Assistant to place bets on the Betfair Exchange. TSM connects to Gruss through what is called the COM interface. The COM interface allows TSM to directly communicate with Gruss Betting Assistant. Gruss Betting Assistant places all bets. TSM simply tells Gruss Betting Assistant which selection, what odds and what stake to use.
Automated Betting Pre-Requisites
- TSM Version 6.0 R 1.0 or later.
- Gruss Betting Assistant. There are 2 versions of Gruss Betting Assistant. The Default release which is version 18.104.22.168a and ongoing BETA versions ranging from 1.30.38k through to 22.214.171.124y19. The BETA version of Gruss requires the Alternative Version of TSM.
Check the Download Page to confirm which version of TSM/Gruss can be used together - https://www.thestakingmachine.com/download.php
To use Gruss you need to register with them.
Visit the Gruss Website to Register and Download their Software - http://www.gruss-software.co.uk/subscribe.asp
From the Gruss BA website - http://www.gruss1-software.co.uk/
Betting Assistant is an alternative interface to the Betfair website enabling you to place bets in a very efficient manner. The application has a number of features aimed at allowing you to develop and implement your own strategies. Many of the features have been designed around your suggestions which will continue to be the way forward.
Betting Assistant costs £6 a month to subscribe to, however the first month is free. To use TSM and Betting Assistant together you must have the following :
1) Hold an active Betfair Account
2) Hold an active Betting Assistant account
Please Note that Gruss Betting Assistant is completely Independent to TSM.