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by johnromeronc
31 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MB.Net 14 Beta 3 2 issues
Replies: 1
Views: 35

MB.Net 14 Beta 3 2 issues

In this fast market I have taken the steps to break each chart into its own .mcd and wsp. First I attempted to just run MC.Net v14 B3 and just open the desktops I created for v12. It came up with a popup stating "Unable to open Workspace f:\- " I have attached a screen capture. Next I attempt3d to b...
by johnromeronc
28 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Speed up screen updating during fast markets
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Re: Speed up screen updating during fast markets

I run MC.Net 64, so I do not know specifically about MC. What I did was create a desktop .mcd for each of my charts. So, I have a 6 desktops and workspaces each with a different single chart in it. If you want to start all of them at the same time,you can use the windows file explorer and select the...
by johnromeronc
27 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Speen up screen updating during fast markets.
Replies: 0
Views: 73

Speen up screen updating during fast markets.

I found this on a broker site, and confirmed with MC support today and they approve my repost. snip..... We’ve reached out to Multicharts support. You can find their response below: MultiCharts is efficiently using your CPU cores wherever that is technically possible. The studies calculations are mu...
by johnromeronc
27 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Speed up screen updating during fast markets
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Speed up screen updating during fast markets

I found this on a broker site, and confirmed with MC support today and they approve my repost. snip..... We’ve reached out to Multicharts support. You can find their response below: MultiCharts is efficiently using your CPU cores wherever that is technically possible. The studies calculations are mu...
by johnromeronc
11 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Control processing order of Indicators and Strategy?
Replies: 5
Views: 437

Re: Control processing order of Indicators and Strategy?

A possible solution would be to use Events in C#. I have been reading and I am going to try to use them instead of global variables. I have not implemented it yet. I hope to get 'around-to-it' during holidays. I will have some indicators / strategies be an event publisher and others will subscribe /...
by johnromeronc
05 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MULTICHARTS .NET 14.0 BETA 3 request / issue
Replies: 3
Views: 334

Re: MULTICHARTS .NET 14.0 BETA 3 request / issue

You are correct, the behavior has not changed in V 14. It is just something that as I am now using it more, I see a need for this. There are times I am debugging, and I want to change things and save all. There are other times, I am just trading and I want to change none, or just the ones dealing wi...
by johnromeronc
05 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MULTICHARTS .NET 14.0 BETA 3 request / issue
Replies: 3
Views: 334

MULTICHARTS .NET 14.0 BETA 3 request / issue

This is not something a bug in Beta 3, but an issue that is a minor hassle. When shutting down MC.Net, it pops up a window asking if I want to save my workspaces. I wish it would do 2 things differently. 1 - It always pops up the window in the same place. This happens to be partially hidden behind t...
by johnromeronc
20 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MULTICHARTS .NET 14.0 BETA 2
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: MC .NET 14.0 BETA 2 does not recognize some mouse actions

I am not sure of the timing, but ... I suspect the latest Win10 feature update has taken away this ability of mice. I have tried another Logitech trackball and it has the same issue of recognizing the Ctrl+Home / Ctrl+End keyboard assignments to my mice. If I find out more, I will reply here again. ...
by johnromeronc
19 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MULTICHARTS .NET 14.0 BETA 2
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: MC .NET 14.0 BETA 2 does not recognize some mouse actions

MC.Net Mouse issue 2019-11-19_11-26-31.jpg MC.Net Beta 2 does not recognize 2 actions with my mouse. It does work in MC.Net 12 current bld. I have assigned Ctrl+End and Ctrl+Home to the side pressing of the mouse wheel to be able to quickly scroll to the beginning and end of a chart. I did not test...
by johnromeronc
19 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MULTICHARTS .NET 14.0 BETA 2
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: MULTICHARTS .NET 14.0 BETA 2 Issue with Start up selection

MC.Net Startup Pref window 2019-11-19_11-09-50.jpg In starting Beta 2, I have the StartUp Preferences window appear. In it by default there are 2 workspaces checked, which are the 2 that were running when I last shut down. I can uncheck either one or both of them and the results are the same. MC.Ne...
by johnromeronc
22 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Beta 1 ver 14 MC.Net - new VP tool missing capabilities [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 561

Re: Beta 1 ver 14 MC.Net - new VP tool missing capabilities [SOLVED]

Henry, Thanks for the update and time line. Since getting access to the data for each drawing tool is complicated, a possible solution would be to send an event when a VP tool was created, moved or edited. You have to perform all of the calculation, so maybe just before exiting, send an event with t...
by johnromeronc
14 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Beta 1 ver 14 MC.Net - new VP tool missing capabilities [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 561

Re: Beta 1 ver 14 MC.Net - new VP tool missing capabilities [SOLVED]

Henry, I must have had a brain fart the day I submitted this. as missing capabilities. I know the triangle in front of Style gets me what I want in the way of drawing capabilities. I requested --> I need the ability to interrogate each drawn tool and get data for the values range High, Low, POC,VH,V...
by johnromeronc
22 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Using C# Events instead of concurrentDictionary (Global Variables) [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 345

Re: Using C# Events instead of concurrentDictionary (Global Variables) [SOLVED]

RonS, First thanks for the time to reply. I am having a similar issue of start up timing, and reported it. They hope to have a fix soon. (Early 14 builds?) My situation is an indicator that uses the Volume Profile data. The VP has not finished loading / displaying and the indicator is trying to acce...
by johnromeronc
20 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Beta 1 ver 14 MC.Net - new VP tool missing capabilities [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 561

Beta 1 ver 14 MC.Net - new VP tool missing capabilities [SOLVED]

Maybe this is working as designed, but I feel it is missing needed capabilities similar to what is available in the Chart Data (tab) Volume Profile. It is the ability to only see the features you want and not having to seeing ones you do not want. It makes it TMI - too much information. There are so...
by johnromeronc
20 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Beta 1 Ver 14 - startup - 2 errors
Replies: 1
Views: 240

Beta 1 Ver 14 - startup - 2 errors

When starting I always get an error, early in startup, before MutliCharts splash window. Then the 2nd error is when I start a workspace with multiple windows, I get the error 3 times. 3 things they have in common are: - they all have a data 2 - it is hidden and Volume Profile (so I can get at the bi...
by johnromeronc
17 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Using C# Events instead of concurrentDictionary (Global Variables) [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 345

Using C# Events instead of concurrentDictionary (Global Variables) [SOLVED]

Thoughts ... Comments ... Advise .... As I think about implementing a sharing mechanism for plots and other values between my indicators and signals I looked at a number of possible solutions, that meet what I think are my needs, I have read about the following areas. 1 - Concurrent Dictionary - Glo...
by johnromeronc
12 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trading performance report strategies
Replies: 6
Views: 413

Accessing the Project Mgmt page - was Re: Trading performance report strategies

Hey FattyHead, There is a different ID / PW for that area of MultiCharts. I'd prefer one ID for all.

John R
by johnromeronc
10 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Help a newbie - What is this error popup trying to tell me?
Replies: 2
Views: 323

Re: Help a newbie - What is this error popup trying to tell me?

Problem solved. I am now able to read the Bid - Ask, sum them up. and plot after some other calculations. My issues came into play from ass-u-me-ing. Such a bad, bad habit. This stems from my coding to try 4 different methods of averaging. I assumed they were all the same. but no. 2 were Simple and ...
by johnromeronc
09 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Help a newbie - What is this error popup trying to tell me?
Replies: 2
Views: 323

Help a newbie - What is this error popup trying to tell me?

I can read the error popup and it speaks to a null pointer. I started with the Volume Profile code profided by Henry and then enhanced by mirek to read Bid / Ask , and plot on bottom. I then changed it to print out the Bid / Ask and Delta, very similar to mirek. All is good. Runs - no issues. Next I...
by johnromeronc
06 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Halting execution of indicator until VolumeProfile is finished building to avoid error
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Halting execution of indicator until VolumeProfile is finished building to avoid error

Is there an environment variable or some other way to be able to tell my indicator that is calculated using VolumeProfile Bid / Ask values @ each level to wait for the load / completion of calc of Volume Profile, so it's data / collections per bar are available to use? If the indicator is on the cha...
by johnromeronc
04 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: accessing ask/bid volumes at each price level in VolumeProfile [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 463

Re: accessing ask/bid volumes at each price level in VolumeProfile [SOLVED]

I found a solution over here in this topic. The example Henry provided was total volume, but it is just a matter of selecting the Bid & Ask Volume values and then use them once retrieved.
viewtopic.php?f=19&t=45447
by johnromeronc
04 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Volume Delta as histogram [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 3681

Re: Volume Delta as histogram - also Bid / Ask Volume within Footprint VolumeProfile [SOLVED]

First a shout out to -->> Henry, Thanks, I found an example solution you put on forum to get at ILevels - bid/ask volume. It has taken me a few times to read it to understand it. But I have to admit, I would have never figured that out on my own. It is my lack of C# general knowledge. Now I know how...
by johnromeronc
03 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: accessing ask/bid volumes at each price level in VolumeProfile [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 463

accessing ask/bid volumes at each price level in VolumeProfile [SOLVED]

OK, I am aware, my inability to complete this is due to my depth of knowdelge of c#. I have successfully coded and run the sample code to min & max VA limits on each bar and print it out. So I have a start. I am now trying to access the 'ILevels' -> Values part of the VolumeProfile structure of data...
by johnromeronc
27 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Is this a possible layout for Foot Print Chart?
Replies: 2
Views: 436

Is this a possible layout for Foot Print Chart?

I ahve not been able to figure if this is possible. So far, I think not. What I am looking to do is to have the candle and wicks in the center of the foot print (where the 'x' is). Also as part of that would be to have the numbers at each price level have the 'X' centered left / right. I have tried ...
by johnromeronc
22 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net proccesses still running after proper program termination [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 280

Re: MC.Net proccesses still running after proper program termination [SOLVED]

I am attempting to test the ver 14 beta. Prior to doing this, I am trying to use your BackUp program as suggested before loading the Beta. The issue is that the back up will not run as it states there are still MC processes running. I shut down the program and editor normally using 'X' in top right...
by johnromeronc
22 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net proccesses still running after proper program termination [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 280

MC.Net proccesses still running after proper program termination [SOLVED]

I am attempting to test the ver 14 beta. Prior to doing this, I am trying to use your BackUp program as suggested before loading the Beta. The issue is that the back up will not run as it states there are still MC processes running. I shut down the program and editor normally using 'X' in top right ...
by johnromeronc
19 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: blank lines or groups in input (parm) window [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 300

Re: blank lines or groups in input (parm) window [SOLVED]

In thinking about it more - I guess I could create an additional variable for each "group" and call the Variable something like _RMI_ as a text variable and have the default value be "===============' so it looks like it is a grouping.
by johnromeronc
18 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: blank lines or groups in input (parm) window [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 300

blank lines or groups in input (parm) window [SOLVED]

Is there a way to add comment and / or blank lines in the input window. I am migrating things over from NT7 and over there was the ability to do the following in the input parm popup window. They used something called "Groups" as you defined things. [GridCategory("RMI")] public int Period { get { re...
by johnromeronc
09 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: ETickTradedSide
Replies: 11
Views: 1938

Re: ETickTradedSide

I have been following along for a while on this topic. I have an interest, as I am in the beginning stages for creating an indicator that accumulates, the ticks that come in to simulate putting back together a large trade that gets reported as a few /many small trades. So my intention is to take all...
by johnromeronc
23 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: returning multiple values from c# function
Replies: 4
Views: 878

returning multiple values from c# function

In latest C# 7 (2017) there is the ability to return multiple values. Is this supported in Ver 12 ? I have not tried yet.

https://weblogs.asp.net/sreejukg/c-7-re ... om-methods

John
by johnromeronc
16 Nov 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Scanner - columns and sub columns ? and other questions
Replies: 2
Views: 729

Scanner - columns and sub columns ? and other questions

On this URL is talks about the scanner and working with the grid https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Working_with_Grid Symbol (first column) Resolution (second column) Trend (third column) The positions of the columns above are fixed and cannot be moved. Ten additional data column...
by johnromeronc
23 Apr 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Schiff and Modified Schiff pitch forks
Replies: 5
Views: 2088

Re: Schiff and Modified Schiff pitch forks

I have a feature request in for a while now, and it is under review, but needs more support. IT is to create custom drawing tools. This will handle this as well as other requests that have been submitted.

https://www.multicharts.com/pm/viewissu ... _no=MC-197

Please vote for this.
by johnromeronc
23 Apr 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: three point trend channel tool
Replies: 4
Views: 1264

Re: three point trend channel tool

I have a feature request that has been in for a while now that will take care of this and other tool based requests. It is to be able to create custom tools. It could be expanded to also modify existing tools as a starting point. https://www.multicharts.com/pm/viewissue.php?issue_no=MC-197 Please vo...
by johnromeronc
14 Nov 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Global Variables in MC.Net ?
Replies: 9
Views: 7619

Global Variables in MC.Net ?

It is my understanding, that depending on where I define my variables in C#, they can be global in MC.Net across indicators, but what I am looking for is --> has anyone implemented or created some wrappers to use Global Variable 2.2, so I can share values with MC regular. I'm hoping not to have to g...
by johnromeronc
08 Nov 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Treating indicators as data series
Replies: 9
Views: 2337

Re: Treating indicators as data series

I would agree having the ability to use values, other than the original data series allows for a much more flexible building of logic. There are many platforms out there that act as requested. I come from NeoTicker, which was that way. Henry, I believe in your suggested method, all code would still ...
by johnromeronc
08 Nov 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: read-only access to all drawing object types and properties
Replies: 1
Views: 1440

read-only access to all drawing object types and properties

I looked but did not find it, soooo .... is there a way to access all drawn objects on a chart? What I would like to specifically do are 2 things. 1 - find the locations of the 3 points used in Andrews pitchforks, and then use them to draw some other lines on a chart. 2 - read the 2 points used in d...
by johnromeronc
06 Nov 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: mouse events [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 2946

mouse events [SOLVED]

I am trying to implement my DGL in NC.Net, similar to what I did in MC. I am using the mouse events. I have looked at the sample code. When I get a mouse event, the MouseClickArgs has a member of keys. No matter what I press, or not press (mouse click only), it always returns the same value. I have ...
by johnromeronc
17 Sep 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net indicator referencing COM.DLL [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 4334

Re: MC.Net indicator referencing COM.DLL [SOLVED]

Are there othere restrictions when using C# with MC.Net? Addign this to a FAQ would be a good thing.

John
by johnromeronc
17 Sep 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Use VS2010 without the need for using MC.Net Editor [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 2000

Use VS2010 without the need for using MC.Net Editor [SOLVED]

Is it possible to create, debug and compile in VS2010 without the need to bring the code back into MC.Net editor and compile it there? As per another thread I created, there are things that are not implemented in MC.Net Editor that you can do in C# in VS2010, like the ability to add Com .dll functio...
by johnromeronc
14 Sep 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net indicator referencing COM.DLL [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 4334

Re: MC.Net indicator referencing COM.DLL [SOLVED]

Henry, Using that guide is how I did access the COM .dll in my test stand alone program in VS 2010. So are you saying I can add the reference in VS2010 and it will stick when I open the indicator in MC.Net editor? Or, are you saying I need to use the TlbImp method? A more manual approach. If I use t...
by johnromeronc
13 Sep 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: MC.Net indicator referencing COM.DLL [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 4334

MC.Net indicator referencing COM.DLL [SOLVED]

I have some routines I would like to access that are in a COM .dll I have written a program in C# that uses interop to get to the methods and properties. So, it works in a C# environment in VS2010. I add the reference in the project/solution under the COM tab. The issue I have is that in MC.Net edit...
by johnromeronc
27 Aug 2012
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Visual Studio 2010 start error
Replies: 1
Views: 1579

Visual Studio 2010 start error

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I am sure this has been addressed, but in my search, I came up blank.

I used to have C++ as the default, but changed it to C#.

TIA

John
by johnromeronc
02 Jul 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Why doesn't text appear on chart ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2771

Re: Why doesn't text appear on chart ? - I'm closerrrr

Josh, I did set the variable (text) I am displaying with Text_New_S and I can change that after drawing and with IntraBarPersist, it now draws the 'new' text on the chart. But they still do not stay there. As soon as I either use another mouse 'click' it's gone. Also if the bar completes then the te...
by johnromeronc
02 Jul 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Why doesn't text appear on chart ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2771

Re: Why doesn't text appear on chart ? Not all the way righ

TJ and Josh - thanks for your time to reply and put some thought into it. I can now get text to appear on the chart, but it does not stay there under some conditions. Should I submit this as a bug? Observations - Debug still shows the same handle # being created again - every time I press Ctrl Mouse...
by johnromeronc
02 Jul 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Why doesn't text appear on chart ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2771

Why doesn't text appear on chart ?

Hi all, As always - any and all - help and guidance is appreciated. I am trying to put text on a chart. The debug prints to the output window seems to point to it working -- Kinda. Noting appears on the chart and when I bring up the format drawing window, there is no text object there. As you can se...
by johnromeronc
01 Jul 2012
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: DGL implementation using Mouse Events
Replies: 1
Views: 1475

DGL implementation using Mouse Events

This is my implementation of some aspects of Dynamic Gann Levels. using mouse events to recalculate. I prefer to use fib ratios instead of 1/8s as the original DGL - you can change the input if you want. I also did not implement any of the extentions fo the DGL levels greater than 1.0 -- like 1.32, ...
by johnromeronc
30 Jun 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Access to drawing objects from indicator - is it possible?
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Access to drawing objects from indicator - is it possible?

In reading the manual, it looks like I can access text and trend lines from an indicator. Is it possible to access the other drawing tools? I do not want to create them, I just want to read their values. In particular, I am looking to identify all Andrews Pitchforks on a chart, and obtain the barnum...
by johnromeronc
22 Jun 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Mouse Events / clicks
Replies: 3
Views: 863

Re: Mouse Events / clicks

Henry, 2 things, 1 - I am not asking MultiChart to 'not handle' right click. I am asking it to only handle right click by itself, and pass to my indicator Ctrl-R-Click and Shift-R-Click. 2 - On Left click, the engineers need to use a more specific selection criteria in their routine handling mouse c...
by johnromeronc
20 Jun 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Mouse Events / clicks
Replies: 3
Views: 863

Mouse Events / clicks

I created this sample indicator to see how the mouse buttons works. ACtually I found something and expanded it. My question is this - for the left click operations, my indicator works as expected. But the "Right" mouse click - my indicator gets control, and prints to the output widow as expected, bu...
by johnromeronc
11 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Access properties/variables in a .COM DLL - guidance please
Replies: 1
Views: 505

Access properties/variables in a .COM DLL - guidance please

I think I am close, but not there. This is my first attempt at this, so any help is appreciated. I have read the TS SDK doc. I have also looked at some samples used to call functions to put data in Execel SS. I am trying to access a set of routines in a a COM-server (DLL). I do not have the source, ...
by johnromeronc
31 May 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Detect Mouse Click event and Bar information?
Replies: 14
Views: 2893

Re: Detect Mouse Click event and Bar information?

Another possible solution would be to have teh ability to create custom tools. Other programs do this, like NeoTicker and Wave59. NeoTicker also lets you have multiple "template" setting for drawing tools.
by johnromeronc
04 May 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC 7 Beta 3 - Questions/Issues
Replies: 44
Views: 9076

Re: MC 7 Beta 3 - Questions/Issues

In the DOM it allows you to change the font, which is a good thing, but there is no way to change / increase the column or window size. So the result is that some of the numbers get truncated when you switch to a larger font (needed by us older guys). More configurations options are needed. - abilit...

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