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by 4trading
08 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: "Expand Price Scale" Unreliable
Replies: 1
Views: 236

"Expand Price Scale" Unreliable

Expand Price Scale icon is unreliable. Sometimes it works, sometimes it does not work.

Consequently, this makes some charts hard to read when price bars are compressed into a tiny portion of the chart.

Symbol: ES or whatever

Build 16148
Win7 (64-bit)
by 4trading
08 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Broker choices and final decision
Replies: 26
Views: 7546

Re: Broker choices and final decision

Thanks again to MAtricks for his helpful reviews. Here are some FCM financial ratios that I put together. Hopefully it may be helpful. Since Rosenthal Collins Group has 197 CFTC Reparations Cases, I did not bother any further. It is the most recent data published by the CFTC. source: http://www.cftc...
by 4trading
22 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net vs regular MC comparison list [SOLVED]
Replies: 32
Views: 11369

Re: MC.Net vs regular MC comparison list [SOLVED]

Here's a code comparison of Volty_Expan_Close_LE: I mentioned this to my daughter yesterday and she said that while PL or EL might have less lines of code up front, .NET is probably more efficient on the hidden coding side. i believe your daughter can code? Sorry I missed your post. My daughter is ...
by 4trading
15 Dec 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order disappear
Replies: 8
Views: 808

Re: Order disappear

Hi Henry: I don't know what caused yesterday's problem.. I re-installed 10.0 v2 today and just did a RT trade at IB. It is working properly now. I guess the re-install fixed the problem and I am signed into PM... but I am forbidden from accessing my Dashboard. :? 403 - Forbidden You are not allowed ...
by 4trading
15 Dec 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order disappear
Replies: 8
Views: 808

Re: Order disappear

I had problems with Beta 10 and now this problem, so I re-installed 9 again. It works with IB.
by 4trading
14 Dec 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order disappear
Replies: 8
Views: 808

Re: Order disappear

hello team, i'm using one tradingsystem since one year without any problem at all. this is working full day in a dedicated online server0. since I have installed the 10 version build 13626, it happen that MC open trade and during the day the order totally disappear from the chart and MC does not ma...
by 4trading
03 Dec 2016
Forum: MultiCharts FAQ
Topic: The MC10 Win10 4k Display Implementation Q&A
Replies: 27
Views: 7563

Re: The MC10 Win10 4k Display Implementation Q&A

So... is anyone using a 4K monitor and graphics card with Win 10 to report the 4K graphics compared to the old graphics regime of MC?

I already own MC, so the new 4K capability is more about buying new monitors and graphics cards.... or not.
by 4trading
23 Nov 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: TS ELD conversion [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 1575

Re: TS ELD conversion [SOLVED]

Thanks Henry.

BTW, the "thank" button doesn't seem to work in my FF (Mozilla 50.0)
by 4trading
21 Nov 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: TS ELD conversion [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 1575

Re: TS ELD conversion [SOLVED]

2. Is the new TS PSP (Price Series) supported? It allows you to access the higher timeframe through one timeframe? This functionality is not supported. That is possible to do something similar in MultiCharts .NET Hi Henry: re: Higher time frame within a lower TF chart without data2. Can you point t...
by 4trading
31 Oct 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 714

Re: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]

You can start anew by deleting all information from Order and Position Tracker. Open File -> Preferences -> Directories Tab copy “Order & Position Tracker Data” path Next, exit from MultiCharts. (Make sure all processes are completed in the TaskManager) then open the path delete all folders in Stor...
by 4trading
31 Oct 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 714

Re: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]

Thanks TJ. I will give that a try.

I just tried MC 9.1 with TWS on another PC and it worked properly in RT.
Something must have gotten corrupted somehow.
by 4trading
31 Oct 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 714

Re: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]

Since I was not comfortable with allowing MC tech support to enter my PC, they were unable to help.
by 4trading
31 Oct 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 714

Re: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]

Thanks TJ. I sent in report.
I'll try live chat. Fortunately the ES market is dead today and I'm not missing much.
I'll give live chat a try.
by 4trading
31 Oct 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 714

Re: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]

DoM also no longer displays the Daily High/Low either.

MC is currently unusable for me for real $ trading. Works fine in Sim, but that doesn't do me any good.
by 4trading
27 Oct 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 714

Re: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]

Orders seem to work OK in sim mode in IB on MC 10.0 beta 2.

Problems earlier today were RT.
by 4trading
27 Oct 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 714

MC cancels orders, no longer in sync with IB futures [SOLVED]

Trades do not show up in the MC "Positions History" any longer. MC cancels my stops after being filled @ IB on ESZ6. It shows a flat position (when NOT flat) in DoM starting today. MultiCharts64 Version 9.1 Release (Build 12587) Win 7 pro (64-bit) Build 959.1d, Oct 26, 2016 5:20:13 PM Jolt Build 1.6...
by 4trading
25 May 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 10.0 BETA 1
Replies: 89
Views: 14615

Re: MULTICHARTS 10.0 BETA 1

Install file doe not install. Downloaded Beta and attempted install multiple times. Both double-clicking and running as admin just produced spinning cursor. Downloaded twice and tried with both files. END PROCESS does not shut down MC files either. Other files shut don OK. I am using win 7 64-bit. ...
by 4trading
24 May 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 10.0 BETA 1
Replies: 89
Views: 14615

Re: MULTICHARTS 10.0 BETA 1

Install file doe not install. Downloaded Beta and attempted install multiple times. Both double-clicking and running as admin just produced spinning cursor. Downloaded twice and tried with both files. END PROCESS does not shut down MC files either. Other files shut don OK. I am using win 7 64-bit. I...
by 4trading
12 May 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 10.0 BETA 1
Replies: 89
Views: 14615

Re: MULTICHARTS 10.0 BETA 1

Can I install 10.0 Beta on the same PC as 9.1, like TS 9.1 and 9.5 on the same PC?

Also, am I correct in assuming that saved workspaces in 10.0 are not also usable in 9.1?

MC 10 will overwrite MC 9 in the same computer.
Good to know.
Thanks TJ.
I will try on a secondary PC.
by 4trading
12 May 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 10.0 BETA 1
Replies: 89
Views: 14615

Re: MULTICHARTS 10.0 BETA 1

Can I install 10.0 Beta on the same PC as 9.1, like TS 9.1 and 9.5 on the same PC?

Also, am I correct in assuming that saved workspaces in 10.0 are not also usable in 9.1?
by 4trading
26 Jan 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Latest IB TWS software Updater [SOLVED]
Replies: 29
Views: 15944

Re: Compatible IB TWS software.. [SOLVED]

OK, Alex sent an updater link to download which worked. First attempt at support and it was excellent.
Thanks.

When I noted the updater above, I just noticed the .NET version. Now I see Henry posted both updaters. My bad...
by 4trading
25 Jan 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Latest IB TWS software Updater [SOLVED]
Replies: 29
Views: 15944

Re: Compatible IB TWS software.. [SOLVED]

Something got messed up in my main trading PC and I had to re-install MC and TWS. I have the correct settings in the TWS API. TWS runs fine. Windows 7 (64-bit) MultiCharts64 Version 9.1 Release (Build 12010) (EL version, not .NET) Java 64-bit was installed with the latest 64-bit edition today. Error...
by 4trading
15 Jan 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Broker choices and final decision
Replies: 26
Views: 7546

Re: Broker choices and final decision

Hi MAtricks: Thanks. :) I may give your recommendation with Optimus and Rithmic a try. Currently I'm mostly trading futures with IB and IQfeed and MC, some @ TS. P.S. There is a new proposed requirement for CPOs and CTAs to disclose trading algos to CFTC on demand. http://www.cftc.gov/PressRoom/Pres...
by 4trading
15 Jan 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Broker choices and final decision
Replies: 26
Views: 7546

Re: Broker choices and final decision

Hi MAtricks:

Thanks for the broker reviews. What are your thoughts about broker risk, like MF Global and PFG Best failures?
by 4trading
18 Dec 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Is it possible to send manual TS orders to MC/IB?
Replies: 4
Views: 1393

Re: Is it possible to send manual TS orders to MC/IB?

Is it somehow possible to send TS manual orders to MC/IB? Yes I suppose, by writing the orders in TS to a file and then having an automated trading strategy in MultiCharts read that file (with ADE or the ELCollection) and submit the orders based on the file's content. I don't know if the other way ...
by 4trading
18 Dec 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Is it possible to send manual TS orders to MC/IB?
Replies: 4
Views: 1393

Re: Is it possible to send manual TS orders to MC/IB?

Is it somehow possible to send TS manual orders to MC/IB? I would like to double up on my size next year but wish to split my broker risk. Can you elaborate a bit more on what you want to do? I am not automated and I like my broker risk to be split so I have margin accounts at TS and IB with accoun...
by 4trading
17 Dec 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Is it possible to send manual TS orders to MC/IB?
Replies: 4
Views: 1393

Is it possible to send manual TS orders to MC/IB?

Is it somehow possible to send TS manual orders to MC/IB?

I would like to double up on my size next year but wish to split my broker risk.
by 4trading
10 Nov 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: [v9.1] Disconnects and inability to connect
Replies: 6
Views: 1115

Re: [v9.1] Disconnects and inability to connect

I have it up and running correctly now. Thanks for that helpful tip with pictures. My problem was partly from the MC advice line below. "To connect MultiCharts to TS data feed, it is necessary to have their software installed and launched on the computer ." So I had TS running before launching MC an...
by 4trading
10 Nov 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: [v9.1] Disconnects and inability to connect
Replies: 6
Views: 1115

Re: [v9.1] Disconnects and inability to connect

Hi MAtricks: How's it going? :) Thanks for letting me know. I'll give 9.5 a try. "Establishing connection" is what I am seeing. But I am rusty with MC and just tried TS 9.1. It has worked in the past. IQFeed works fine for me. I have MultiCharts64 Version 9.1 Release (Build 11815). I will spend some...
by 4trading
10 Nov 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: [v9.1] Disconnects and inability to connect
Replies: 6
Views: 1115

Re: 9.1 Disconnects and inability to connect

Hi MAtricks.

I have the same problem with TS 9.1 data.

I guess I need to renew my IQFeed data. IB data sucks...
by 4trading
04 May 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Broker choices and final decision
Replies: 26
Views: 7546

Re: Broker choices and final decision

Thanks for your generous input MAtricks. I'll look into Vision and Optimus this week.

Are you using the Optimus Hosted Solution?

BTW, did you see this CFTC ruling? http://www.cftc.gov/PressRoom/PressReleases/pr6714-13
by 4trading
18 Feb 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE
Replies: 139
Views: 26979

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE

right. I'll give it another try. thanks Henry.
by 4trading
15 Feb 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE
Replies: 139
Views: 26979

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE

I had the 64-bit version of the 8.8 release candidate installed. I attempted to install the Multicharts64 8.8.8593.400. Now MC doesn't show up in my uninstall Control Panel, nor can I install the newest version. I guess I'll have to wait until after President's Day, when Support gets back. For the t...
by 4trading
15 Feb 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE
Replies: 139
Views: 26979

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE

Unable to install 8.8_64 general release. I previously had a working copy of 8.8-64rc installed. Attention! Error occurred during searching for orphaned processes. Additional error information: Failed to write database file: "C:\Users\UserName\Local\Temp\Dictionary.csv". Error code = 0x80070005. Not...
by 4trading
02 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE CANDIDATE
Replies: 40
Views: 6679

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE CANDIDATE

Chart Trading buttons are grayed out with IB in both real time and sim mode (regular session). Specifically, all of the Buy/Sell/Close/Reverse, etc. buttons are grayed out.IB is selected under red button with IB data. The drop-down under the red button is the only thing not grayed out. MultiCharts6...
by 4trading
02 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE CANDIDATE
Replies: 40
Views: 6679

Re: MULTICHARTS 8.8 RELEASE CANDIDATE

Chart Trading buttons are grayed out with IB in both real time and sim mode (regular session). Specifically, all of the Buy/Sell/Close/Reverse, etc. buttons are grayed out. IB is selected under red button with IB data. The drop-down under the red button is the only thing not grayed out. MultiCharts6...
by 4trading
06 Feb 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strategy Performance Summery Columns error
Replies: 3
Views: 926

Re: Strategy Performance Summery Columns error

Hello 4trading, Couple of questions: What are the commission and slippage settings (Format -> Strategy Properties -> Properties)? Do you have open trades by the moment you call the report? Slippage and comm. of only $.02 per share (very liquid stock). Open long trade profit of $3231.06 as of a minu...
by 4trading
06 Feb 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strategy Performance Summery Columns error
Replies: 3
Views: 926

Strategy Performance Summery Columns error

total profit < (Long profit + short profit)

The total profits should be equal to the total of short and long profits, but it isn't equal. Am I missing something, or is my grade school math still OK?

The error is repeatable.
(see attached image)
by 4trading
19 Aug 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Data not loading on chart - error?
Replies: 16
Views: 3567

Re: Data not loading on chart - error?

Try chat with MC tomorrow. I haven't done before but there is some way to chat live with them. I'm sure they can fix you up. You could send them an email now about it for tomorrow.
by 4trading
19 Aug 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Data not loading on chart - error?
Replies: 16
Views: 3567

Re: Data not loading on chart - error?

I just added AAPL from SMART (IB) into the MC (trial version) .NET chart. No problems. Sorry I could help you further. I can't think of what might be wrong unless it's the IB - IP address input.

P.S. The charts take a while to load up.
by 4trading
09 Aug 2012
Forum: User Contributed Studies
Topic: TradeManager example
Replies: 8
Views: 9339

Re: TradeManager example

That is a very cool idea for broker diversification in case of another MF Global or PFG Best, etc. I'm afraid to put all my eggs in one basket. I was thinking about this earlier before I saw this post.
by 4trading
05 Aug 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net vs regular MC comparison list [SOLVED]
Replies: 32
Views: 11369

Re: MC.Net vs regular MC comparison list [SOLVED]

Here's a code comparison of Volty_Expan_Close_LE:
I mentioned this to my daughter yesterday and she said that while PL or EL might have less lines of code up front, .NET is probably more efficient on the hidden coding side.
by 4trading
04 Aug 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Converting Ninjascripts to MC.NET [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 3430

Re: Converting Ninjascripts to MC.NET [SOLVED]

For the inquisitive minds, here are the codes of SMA from NT, and the Moving Average 3 Lines from MC.net. The experts can give a rundown on each. Fewer lines of code to accomplish the same thing strikes me as better and more efficient. But I'm not an expert programmer. So MC .NET wins out here vs. ...
by 4trading
02 Aug 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net vs regular MC comparison list [SOLVED]
Replies: 32
Views: 11369

Re: MC.Net vs regular MC comparison list [SOLVED]

Here's a code comparison of Volty_Expan_Close_LE: PowerLanguage [IntrabarOrderGeneration = false] inputs: Length( 5 ), NumATRs( .75 ) ; Buy ( "VltClsLE" ) next bar at Close + AvgTrueRange( Length ) * NumATRs stop ; .NET using System; using PowerLanguage.Function; namespace PowerLanguage.Strategy { p...
by 4trading
01 Aug 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net vs regular MC comparison list [SOLVED]
Replies: 32
Views: 11369

Re: MC.Net vs MC comparison list [SOLVED]

If I already know EasyLanguage pretty well, why would I want to switch to MC .NET? What is better about it vs. the old EL? P.S This what's called a "buyer's objection." So to sell me, you need to overcome the objection. As of today, I have TS Update 12 with the latest OOEL so I'm also somewhat famil...
by 4trading
01 Aug 2012
Forum: User Contributed Studies
Topic: Market Depth on Chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 5084

Re: Market Depth on Chart [SOLVED]

Thank you.

Market depth is not supported for some data feed, such as TS?

IB data disconnect seemed to have reset indicator with System.NullReferenceException.
TS supports Level II with a data subscription. IB data is working with this indicator OK for me.
by 4trading
26 Jun 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Update tool installed 32bit instead of updating 64bit
Replies: 4
Views: 676

Re: Update tool installed 32bit instead of updating 64bit

Same here. Should we download from the trial page instead, so we can get the proper update immediately?

P.S. Your download page where you request a customer number is not encrypted.
by 4trading
07 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts Optimization Speed
Replies: 54
Views: 13956

Re: MultiCharts Optimization Speed

Thanks TJ, that's good news. I'm picking components for my new PC build now, so this is important info. MC is newer for me and I'm going to dedicate more time with it. It's quite a bit faster than TS for testing.

P.S. Nice icon or Avatar... 8)
by 4trading
06 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts Optimization Speed
Replies: 54
Views: 13956

Re: MultiCharts Optimization Speed

Wow, that's what I thought. Thanks. That's great news. :D
Guten Tag.
by 4trading
06 Aug 2010
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts Optimization Speed
Replies: 54
Views: 13956

Re: MultiCharts Optimization Speed

Hi Henrik:

When you ran your AMD x6 cores, was MC using all 6 cores then? Based upon the backtest time, it would appear so.
:D

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