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by bibulous
19 Jul 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC 8.1 -- DOM, MD indicators, etc.,
Replies: 42
Views: 10595

Re: MC 8.1

Volume Profile is something like this:
So true...
by bibulous
17 Jun 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: delta always 0 in signals
Replies: 5
Views: 675

Re: delta always 0 in signals

A word of caution here, DO NOT trust GOM CD indicators made available by MC support. As so many times mention here and thoroughly discussed at BMT, they do not retrieve real delta. Compare MC CD indicators with SC, IRT, MD. They couldn't be more different. MC need to retrieve true bid and ask volum...
by bibulous
17 Jun 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: delta always 0 in signals
Replies: 5
Views: 675

Re: delta always 0 in signals

What's your chart type and data?
I am using IQFeed #ES@ on a 500 tick chart.
by bibulous
12 Jun 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: delta always 0 in signals
Replies: 5
Views: 675

delta always 0 in signals

I have a problem with MC 8 RC and the delta volume ( UpTicks - DownTicks ). If I use it in a signal it is always 0. Although, the GomCD indicators downloaded from here seem to work just fine... Do I have to set up something differently in signals? Or in other words are "UpTicks" and "DownTicks" supp...
by bibulous
11 Apr 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 2
Replies: 127
Views: 18327

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 2

Hi, I tried 8.0b2 x64 live yesterday. I have QCL# (IQFeed) on a 0.04 (Better)Renko chart and Interactive Brokers as Broker. I could enter the position from the DOM and/or chart just fine, but the display of the position switched from flat to some weird P&L with every update... Stop and limit order a...
by bibulous
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 1
Replies: 128
Views: 19490

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 1

I will send the logs later if I have the chance..
bibulous,

You may want to come to our Live Chat Mon-Fri from 6:30 AM to 4 PM EST so we can help you: http://messenger.providesupport.com/mes ... pport.html
FYI, this is fixed now. Wrong settings on my side...
by bibulous
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 1
Replies: 128
Views: 19490

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 1

Have went to QM and write your IQFeed ID and password? yes Hello bibulous, We failed to reproduce the issue on our end. Please see attached screenshot. Are you able to get data in IQ Feed Diagnostic software? If yes, please send your MC logs to support@multicharts.com You can find log files here "%...
by bibulous
14 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 1
Replies: 128
Views: 19490

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 1

Have went to QM and write your IQFeed ID and password?
yes
by bibulous
14 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 1
Replies: 128
Views: 19490

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.0 BETA 1

I am currently trying to try the x64 version and am running into a problem with IQFeed. I am unable to retrieve any data using the IQFeed client 4.8.1.7 or 4.7.2.0 version.
by bibulous
16 Nov 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Avoid IB TWS 920 (current version)
Replies: 11
Views: 1281

Re: Avoid IB TWS 920 (current version)

Same here with TWS 920 and MC 7.2beta.
by bibulous
09 Sep 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 6E symbol mapping problem
Replies: 3
Views: 675

Re: 6E symbol mapping problem

Hello Bibulous.
Please change the Symbol mapping for Broker Symbol:
6EU1; Futures; GLOBEX;MIBSX;CME; Interactive Brokers
Thanks, but unfortunately this did not fix it. I am still getting the invalid value in field error.
by bibulous
08 Sep 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 6E symbol mapping problem
Replies: 3
Views: 675

6E symbol mapping problem

Hi, I again get a symbol mapping error "Invalid value in field # 55" in the latest MultiCharts 7. I had this in some beta version before the local symbol field had been added (which seems to have gone again). The mapping error occurs for the EURUSD future with the following mapping: Chart Symbol @EU...
by bibulous
12 Jul 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7 RELEASE CANDIDATE -- Questions/Issues
Replies: 20
Views: 2351

Re: MULTICHARTS 7 RELEASE CANDIDATE -- Questions/Issues

Something goes complete wrong with the DOM, IB and the MasterStrategy. - After the order is filled the Stop and Traget Order cant be modified by drag and drop. - If the Target or the Stop is hit all orders remain on the DOM and cant be deleted Dear SP, We failed to reproduce the issue on our end. D...
by bibulous
27 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC 7 Beta 3 - Questions/Issues
Replies: 44
Views: 9231

Re: MC 7 Beta 3 - Questions/Issues

I have a weird issue with Heikin-Ashi chart types. I have MultiCharts 7b3 installed on two computers and on one I do have less choice regarding Heikin-Ashi chart types (see the attached pictures). For example one computer 1 I cannot select "Point". Is this always like this, or was it a glitch? Did ...
by bibulous
24 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC 7 Beta 3 - Questions/Issues
Replies: 44
Views: 9231

Re: MC 7 Beta 3 - Questions/Issues

I have a weird issue with Heikin-Ashi chart types. I have MultiCharts 7b3 installed on two computers and on one I do have less choice regarding Heikin-Ashi chart types (see the attached pictures). For example one computer 1 I cannot select "Point".
by bibulous
22 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Interactive Brokers Error
Replies: 4
Views: 582

Re: Interactive Brokers Error

It's just a message from the IB API, meaning that you are requesting more than a certain amount of data packets per second. Just an information message that's it.
I understand. My point is that MC should request anything or at least not much...
by bibulous
21 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Interactive Brokers Error
Replies: 4
Views: 582

Re: Interactive Brokers Error

It just means that you are making more requests than they like. Did anything stop working? Shouldn't have.
That's what I thought. I am just wondering what requests it should be... My feed (realtime and historical) is IQFeed and the strategy was not sending any orders.
by bibulous
20 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC - IB #6035 Error
Replies: 19
Views: 2918

Re: MC - IB #6035 Error

I had the same issue see:
http://www.multicharts.com/discussion/v ... f=1&t=8394

you have to enter a "Local Symbol" with MC 7.
by bibulous
20 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Optimizer Fitness - System Quality Number
Replies: 22
Views: 8610

Re: Optimizer Fitness - System Quality Number

Is an implementation of the SQN as fitness's code available somewhere?
by bibulous
18 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Interactive Brokers Error
Replies: 4
Views: 582

Interactive Brokers Error

With beta 2 I just got a "Max rate of messages per second has been exceeded:max=50 rec=453 (1)" (profile "Interactive Brokers") error. I have never seen this in 6.0. Is there anything I could/should do/set?
by bibulous
07 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE
Replies: 63
Views: 13356

Re: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE

There were additional fields introduced to Symbol Mapping in MultiCharts 7. Make sure you fill them all out. Interesting. Where? I only found "Local Symbol" which I have set to the same as the "Chart Symbol". Is there more I have to fill out? Attached is my current mapping for the ES. Attached is a...
by bibulous
07 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE
Replies: 63
Views: 13356

Re: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE


There were additional fields introduced to Symbol Mapping in MultiCharts 7. Make sure you fill them all out.
Interesting. Where? I only found "Local Symbol" which I have set to the same as the "Chart Symbol". Is there more I have to fill out? Attached is my current mapping for the ES.
by bibulous
05 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE
Replies: 63
Views: 13356

Re: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE

MC has introduced requirement for extra information in Symbol mapping section found under format Strategy, I remember having same problem with MC 7 Alpha and after making necessary changes in symbol mapping it worked. I have not downloaded MC7 Beta but I suspect it could be the reason. Thanks! Look...
by bibulous
05 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE
Replies: 63
Views: 13356

Re: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE

Hi, if I turn on automated trading then I get the error: "Invalid value in field # 6035". Which suggest I have to add some configuration. But where and what? Marc This is an API message from Interactive Brokers - it's not from our program, this message is too helpful to be ours :) We don't know wha...
by bibulous
05 Apr 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE
Replies: 63
Views: 13356

Re: MULTICHARTS 7 BETA 1 RELEASE

Hi,

if I turn on automated trading then I get the error: "Invalid value in field # 6035".
Which suggest I have to add some configuration. But where and what?

Marc
by bibulous
23 Mar 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Autotrading order rejection error messages
Replies: 1
Views: 543

Re: Autotrading order rejection error messages

IIRC then mbtrading only accepts GTC orders.
by bibulous
05 Mar 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers
Replies: 7
Views: 1222

Re: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers

I do not think it is the mapping, since it works the 2nd/3rd time I reconnect, but I attach a screenshot of mine.
Any help appreciated...
by bibulous
28 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers
Replies: 7
Views: 1222

Re: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers

If nobody has an idea about the first point how about the 2nd or 3rd? They do not result in orders with wrong prices, but in case of the 2nd point in no orders..
by bibulous
22 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers
Replies: 7
Views: 1222

Re: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers

I now managed to make a screenshot of this. This is even without MC being connected to IB. The screenshot shows MC which is 33 to 34 ticks off - connected to IQFeed. Atrader connected to the same IQFeed and NT connected to Zen-Fire. As you can see the prices shown Atrader/IQ and NT/ZF are only 1 tic...
by bibulous
21 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers
Replies: 7
Views: 1222

Re: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers

do you have any screen shots?
Unfortunately not. I quickly shut everything down, since it was trading live. So, I forgot to do screenshots..
by bibulous
20 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers
Replies: 7
Views: 1222

Re: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers

Left out the most obvious in my first post... Of course this means that wrong (== based on prices) limit orders are sent to the market.
by bibulous
19 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: wrong data
Replies: 1
Views: 582

Re: wrong data

Interesting.. I have a similar problem.This is in combination with IB and IQFeed though. See my post a couple of threads back..
by bibulous
17 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers
Replies: 7
Views: 1222

Re: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers

The position / P&L shown in the "Order and Position Tracker" is ok though (based on current prices).
Clarification, the "Strategy Open P/L" seems to be ok. The "Open P/L" is off.
by bibulous
17 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers
Replies: 7
Views: 1222

problems with IQFeed / Interactive Brokers

Hi, I am running a strategy with IQFeed as feed on @EU# and Interactive Brokers as broker on an 8 point chart. And with this combination I ran into multiple problems. 1. The chart lags. The bars shown is sometimes a couple of bars behind. The position / P&L shown in the "Order and Position Tracker" ...
by bibulous
16 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IQFeed and Interactive Brokers
Replies: 2
Views: 518

Re: IQFeed and Interactive Brokers

Figured it out. Thanks!
by bibulous
14 Feb 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IQFeed and Interactive Brokers
Replies: 2
Views: 518

IQFeed and Interactive Brokers

Hi,

I would like to set up my chart using the IQFeed S&P E-Mini continuous futre (@ES#) and enable auto-trading using Interactive Brokers as broker. For this I somehow need to map @ES# to ESH1 I assume. How and where do I do that? Any help appreciated...

Cheers,
Marc
by bibulous
19 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PowerLanguage style/speed/profiling
Replies: 0
Views: 316

PowerLanguage style/speed/profiling

Hi, I am wondering what is from a computation time point of view the best way to deal with inputs. For example: inputs: inputA(1), inputB(2); variables: a(0), b(0); once begin a = inputA; b = inputB; end; Does it make a difference from a performance point of view to rather use "a" and "b" or "inputA...
by bibulous
08 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with IntraBarOrderGeneration
Replies: 5
Views: 524

Re: Problem with IntraBarOrderGeneration

"somehow" this seems to work now. I do not remember changing anything though. Weird. Anyway, now with every tick the same (entry stop) order is canceled and re-send by MultiCharts. Is there a way to prevent this? For example is it possible with IOG to set that the order is only canceled at a new bar...
by bibulous
05 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB Gateway
Replies: 8
Views: 1409

Re: IB Gateway

Good to know.

Thanks,
Marc
by bibulous
04 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Bloomberg is no longer working in 6.0 final
Replies: 28
Views: 2178

Re: Bloomberg is no longer working in 6.0 final

Bibulous' and other folks' motivation to purchase MC might have been Bloomberg data feed for the end of their life.

I do not even try to imagine how they must feel now...
taken for a ride
by bibulous
03 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with IntraBarOrderGeneration
Replies: 5
Views: 524

Re: Problem with IntraBarOrderGeneration

were you testing with bar precision?
I have tried with and without the "Bar Magnifier" (Intra-day 1 minute) on the 1H data series. In both settings trades are being generated.
by bibulous
03 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with IntraBarOrderGeneration
Replies: 5
Views: 524

Re: Problem with IntraBarOrderGeneration

have you tested your logic with an indicator?
Good idea. Haven tried this yet!
by bibulous
03 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with IntraBarOrderGeneration
Replies: 5
Views: 524

Problem with IntraBarOrderGeneration

Hi, I have a problem with in MC6 and enabled IntraBarOrderGeneration. In the backtest the strategy works fine, but in live trading there are no orders being generated at all. And I do not get my head around what I am doing wrong. The strategy logic is like this: if Barstatus(1) = 2 then begin Signal...
by bibulous
03 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB Gateway
Replies: 8
Views: 1409

IB Gateway

Hi,

is the IB Gateway ( http://www.interactivebrokers.com/php/a ... ateway.htm ) officially supported by MultiCharts 6 for automated trading?

Marc
by bibulous
02 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IntraBarOrderGeneration vs. O,H,L,C
Replies: 3
Views: 421

Re: IntraBarOrderGeneration vs. O,H,L,C

I found my error.. I actually have to use H[1], since the incoming ticks are already for the new bar..
by bibulous
02 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IntraBarOrderGeneration vs. O,H,L,C
Replies: 3
Views: 421

Re: IntraBarOrderGeneration vs. O,H,L,C

Ah, ok that's great!

Thanks,
Marc
by bibulous
02 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Programming break out question
Replies: 3
Views: 446

Re: Programming break out question

Dear Marc, StopLoss and ProfitTarget are sent right after the position is closed. There are special keywords for these order types - SetStopLoss and SetProfitTarget. Please read the Help in the Power Language Editor. Dear Dave, Thanks, but then there is something I do not understand.. In the EasyLa...
by bibulous
02 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IntraBarOrderGeneration vs. O,H,L,C
Replies: 3
Views: 421

IntraBarOrderGeneration vs. O,H,L,C

Hi, I have a question regarding IntraBarOrderGeneration. From my understanding if I put [IntraBarOrderGeneration = True]; at the top of my strategy then it is triggered at each tick coming in and I could use if Barstatus(1) = 2 then to check if it is the close of a bar of my selected timeframe (e.g....
by bibulous
02 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Programming break out question
Replies: 3
Views: 446

Programming break out question

Hi, I have a problem / question regarding a simple break out strategy I am working on. The logic is somewhat like: if myCondition then begin buy ("ENTRY L") 1 contracts next bar H + myOffset stop; sellshort ("ENTRY S") 1 contracts next bar L - myOffset stop; end; if MarketPosition = 1 then begin sel...
by bibulous
02 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Bloomberg is no longer working in 6.0 final
Replies: 28
Views: 2178

Bloomberg is no longer working in 6.0 final

Hi,

the Bloomberg data feed does not work anymore with 6.0 final. It says it could not load the data feed. This used to work in the beta 4.

Marc
by bibulous
22 Apr 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: filtering bad ticks
Replies: 7
Views: 912

you can manually edit the data with QuoteManager.
Yes, I know. I am thinking about my automated strategy though..
by bibulous
22 Apr 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: filtering bad ticks
Replies: 7
Views: 912

Re: filtering bad ticks

not yet...
my understanding is,
this feature has been requested and is scheduled for a future release.
ok, then I will have to work-around this in my strategie.. The chart is still messed up though..
by bibulous
21 Apr 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: filtering bad ticks
Replies: 7
Views: 912

filtering bad ticks

Hi,

is it possible to let MultiCharts automatically filter out bad ticks? For example if there is a price difference of x% or if last, bid or ask are 0?

Cheers,
Marc

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