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by Kaos
28 Jul 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SPI 200 Futures Sessions
Replies: 8
Views: 743

Re: SPI 200 Futures Sessions

> Janus: I'm starting to figure it out that combining Friday evening and Monday morning isn't going to happen. It's not worth the headache. Just something I wanted to do but nothing I'm going to stress over :-) > TJ: I just went and looked and saw the option you are talking about. Didn't even think ...
by Kaos
27 Jul 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SPI 200 Futures Sessions
Replies: 8
Views: 743

Re: SPI 200 Futures Sessions

You're spot on there. I would be using approximately 1400 minute bars. The 1400 minute charts simulates a daily chart when I have a 16:30 session end ++++++++++++ As for the last entry being Saturday - can't be as it would then exclude Monday's day session in the 24 hour chart If I was going to use ...
by Kaos
27 Jul 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SPI 200 Futures Sessions
Replies: 8
Views: 743

Re: SPI 200 Futures Sessions

Thanks for the reply but I already had that. Sorry I should have been clearer on what I was trying to achieve I want to create daily bars Open = start of night session (17:10) Close = close of day session (16:30) That way I look at end of day (at a daily bar - that's why I need day session = 16:30) ...
by Kaos
27 Jul 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SPI 200 Futures Sessions
Replies: 8
Views: 743

SPI 200 Futures Sessions

Hi Everyone, I thought this was a simple job but turns out I have no idea regarding sessions for the ASX SPI 200 I want 430pm to be the session end Here is a link to the contract specs http://www.asx.com.au/documents/products/asx-spi-200-fututres.pdf I have tried 4 different options - see attached i...
by Kaos
22 Jul 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: metastock data
Replies: 4
Views: 599

Re: metastock data

Sounds great - I just voted for it
by Kaos
21 Jul 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: metastock data
Replies: 4
Views: 599

Re: metastock data

Hi Ivan, I found that issue years ago (eg: symbols like "ALL" when I was using Premium Data for shares) so it's great Angelina mentioned the project system. Have you created one yet? Let me know when you will and I'll definitely vote for it as I think all Multicharts need to do is add an exchange id...
by Kaos
17 Jan 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Broker - Saxo
Replies: 6
Views: 2462

Re: New Broker - Saxo

I know that's what their website says but have you tried using their API lately? We spent a fair bit of time working with their API and we found a couple of issues with the data I wanted to access and last I checked that issue was still not corrected. But if Multicharts can support both Saxo and IG ...
by Kaos
15 Jan 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Broker - Saxo
Replies: 6
Views: 2462

Re: New Broker - Saxo

If Multicharts look at it then I hope IG have done some upgrades on their API.

I can only comment on trying to access data. I wasn't trying to access trades.
I have not looked at it since but 12 months ago had to walk away from trying to use it
by Kaos
14 Jan 2016
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Broker - Saxo
Replies: 6
Views: 2462

New Broker - Saxo

Hi there,

I have read that Saxo is releasing their OpenAPI and was wondering if Multicharts would look at supporting them?

http://institutional.saxobank.com/api-trading/open-api/
and a pdf link http://goo.gl/F0ly17

Thanks
Paul
by Kaos
27 Oct 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Help with date code [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 761

Re: Help with date code [SOLVED]

Just wanted to say thank you for the heads up. I was going about it completely backwards :-) I have shared to code below in case anyone stumbles upon this in future Thanks again. Cheers Paul { // Indicator Name "Demo Date" } Inputs: Lookback(3); { // Type = Integer } Variables: SFD(0), { // Type = D...
by Kaos
27 Oct 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Help with date code [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 761

Help with date code [SOLVED]

Hi All, I am trying code an idea to show me if current symbol has 3 years of data but I am on struggle street. Would someone be able to have a quick look and point me in the right direction please? Thanks Paul +++++++++++++++++++++ { // Indicator Name "Demo-Date" } Inputs: Lookback(3), { // Type = I...
by Kaos
16 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Indicators in .NET Starter [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 1418

Re: Indicators in .NET Starter [SOLVED]

Hi Henry,

It was definitely not running in Avast Sandbox. I use Sandboxie instead of the Avast Sandbox.

I solved this issue this morning. I downloaded Start Ed again. Turned modem off, disabled Avast shields, installed Starter Ed 64 bit and all worked.

Thanks for the help
Cheers
Paul
by Kaos
16 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can't plot historical SNFE Bond Futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 815

Re: Can't plot historical SNFE Bond Futures [SOLVED]

Hi All, Problem solved... Not sure why but it works now :-) I just upgraded to latest version of Multicharts v8.8 this morning and in IB I went to Configure > API > Precautions and I ticked the checkbox "Bypass Called Bond Warning for API Orders" Just thought I would post this if someone else needs ...
by Kaos
16 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can't plot historical SNFE Bond Futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 815

Can't plot historical SNFE Bond Futures [SOLVED]

Hi All, I am using IB with Multicharts 64 (v8.7 Build 7634) I can plot intraday bars in IB. I can plot realtime data in Multicharts as it is being collected by quotemanager but I get errors when I try and download/plot historical data in Multicharts. The futures symbols are XTZ3, XTH4, YTZ3, YTH4 Th...
by Kaos
12 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Indicators in .NET Starter [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 1418

Re: Indicators in .NET Starter [SOLVED]

Hi Henry Thanks for the reply. I tried that before posting the question. I also tried uninstalling and reinstalling... No joy. I just did a System Restore and deleted Start Edition off the computer. I'll try and download it again next week and try again. I never had a problem with Multicharts 64bit ...
by Kaos
10 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Indicators in .NET Starter [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 1418

Indicators in .NET Starter [SOLVED]

Hi All,

I have the normal version of multicharts and just downloaded the .NET version (v8.8 build 8361) to start trying to play with C#

Quick question... I have lots of functions... but no indicators. Is this normal for the starter version?

Thanks
by Kaos
17 Sep 2009
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: Get tomorrow's open
Replies: 3
Views: 2273

Hi TJ,

Thanks heaps for the reply but that code will still give the same result

If DOW(yesterday) = 5 then buy today

But if monday is a holiday then today will be a Tuesday.

I'll keep checking and post a solution if I find one

Cheers
Paul
by Kaos
17 Sep 2009
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: Get tomorrow's open
Replies: 3
Views: 2273

Get tomorrow's open

Hi All, I want to find out what happens on a particular day. Eg: are Monday's up or down? Normally I would write a system If DOW(today) = Friday then buy next bar on open. Exitlong MOC The problem is if Monday is a holiday then the results would include some Tuesday data. I want to create a system w...
by Kaos
29 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: NEW MC 4.0 OFFICIAL RELEASE
Replies: 19
Views: 6007

I have the same problem - Multicharts locks up when I click on the desktop icon. I use task manager to quit the Multicharts.exe process. I then click the desktop icon and Multicharts loads. I do not load any workspaces when Multicharts opens None of my workspaces use indicators with global variables...
by Kaos
10 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: option for symbol linking
Replies: 2
Views: 1258

Hi Marina, Thanks for looking into this. I understand if it the types of symbol linking I mentioned would be too hard to implement. When it comes design time, maybe in addition to more colours - could it be possible to type in positive integers rather than select a colour. That way it would easier t...
by Kaos
06 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: using the scanner with eod data
Replies: 2
Views: 1166

using the scanner with eod data

i know i raised this in the scanner post but being a sticky thread - maybe no one saw it --------------------------------------------------------------- I know the scanner window title bar says Real Time Scanner but does it work with EOD metastock data? I ask because I added in the Dow Jones Index a...
by Kaos
06 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problem using EOD metastock data
Replies: 2
Views: 1252

just thought i would bump this up the queue
by Kaos
04 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problem opening a saved workspace
Replies: 6
Views: 1576

Well I like radio buttons or drop down boxes when I program my own utilities :-) I see where TSsupport is coming from and I like most of my charts to default to the last date.... but I'm currently comparing today's fun times with the 1930s and so I like to have my last date saved near that time for ...
by Kaos
03 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problem opening a saved workspace
Replies: 6
Views: 1576

Maybe a suggestion would be to have a radio button on the format symbol page that allows the user to....

(*) use last data date or () use specified "To" date

I think MC has some better features than TS but.... I know of 2 other programs that give users this option
by Kaos
02 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: feature for drawing tools
Replies: 0
Views: 777

feature for drawing tools

Is it possible to add in an option to any of the drawing tools that will draw on all charts that are symbol linked. Eg: I have a workspace with 2 charts of the SP500 futures (symbol linked green) If I draw a trend line on one of the charts - then MC will draw another line on the second symbol linked...
by Kaos
02 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: option for symbol linking
Replies: 2
Views: 1258

option for symbol linking

Currently I have a few different workspaces - all using EOD metastock data 01_SPI200.wsp (has 3 charts of the SPI 200 futures - symbol linked) 02_Nikkei.wsp (has 3 charts of the SGX Nikkei futures - symbol linked) 03_SP500.wsp (has 3 charts of the SP 500 futures - symbol linked) If I symbol link all...
by Kaos
02 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problem opening a saved workspace
Replies: 6
Views: 1576

problem opening a saved workspace

I create a chart using metastock EOD data - resolution 1 Month It's Dow Jones Index and I format the symbol to only show the date range from 02-Oct-1927 to 02-Oct-1952 I save and close the workspace as paul.wsp I reopen the workspace and the end year changes from 1952 to 2008 I have tried multiple s...
by Kaos
01 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: NEW SCANNER
Replies: 9
Views: 3664

I know the scanner window title bar says Real Time Scanner but does it work with EOD metastock data? I ask because I added in the Dow Jones Index and the high and low do not show. I didn't see any fields for Open or Close The default scanner ADX indicator shows different results to the indicator on ...
by Kaos
01 Oct 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problem using EOD metastock data
Replies: 2
Views: 1252

problem using EOD metastock data

Hi All, I have raised this problem before but I was wondering if I am the only one still struggling when using EOD metastock data. --------------------------------------------------------- I collect data for stocks listed in Australia and US Some 3 letter codes are used on both exchanges eg: FXI is ...
by Kaos
19 May 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Radarscreen for MC
Replies: 5
Views: 1980

Radarscreen for MC

Hi there,

I have been reading past messages and I saw that a radarscreen for MC was hopefully going to be available approx Q1 2008.

Is there any news to this feature?

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
07 Apr 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plot metastock data without adding to QM
Replies: 3
Views: 1254

Thanks for the reply, I found it in the help but it only relates to realtime symbols - not end of day.


Regarding end of day data management - Would it be possible for MC just to plot metastock data by reading the master files without having to add the symbols to QM?
by Kaos
07 Apr 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plot metastock data without adding to QM
Replies: 3
Views: 1254

Plot metastock data without adding to QM

I saw in the notes when I installed the beta that

"Plotting a chart without adding the symbol in QuoteManager. Symbol names can be just typed into the command line"

I can't seem to figure out how to make it happen?

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
07 Apr 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Commentary Analysis Window feature is needed!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1526

Has something like expert commentary been added to MC?

If so - how do I access it?

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
31 Mar 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart expired contracts with IB data
Replies: 11
Views: 3351

Thanks to everyone for their help - Explains a lot regarding IB data.

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
26 Mar 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart expired contracts with IB data
Replies: 11
Views: 3351

I have attached 2 charts of the APH8 showing the data is there and stops at 20/3

If we can find a way to extract this data and get it into MC - that would be great.

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
26 Mar 2008
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart expired contracts with IB data
Replies: 11
Views: 3351

How to chart expired contracts with IB data

Hi there, I am trying to collect data / chart an expired contract with Interactive Brokers. I see in the event log I get the following [03/26/2008 16:15:36] Connecting to real-time data for APH8 [03/26/2008 16:15:36] TWS error message: Id= 2; Code= 200; Description= No security definition has been f...
by Kaos
28 Nov 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Roadmap for MC
Replies: 25
Views: 6972

Hi Marina, I was looking through the development list and was wondering if two items would be included a) The linking feature able to only include symbols from certain exchanges Eg when I type in a symbol - MC will only chart the symbol from the nominated exchange eg ASX and disregard the identical ...
by Kaos
07 Nov 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts and metastock problem
Replies: 10
Views: 2896

Hi Marina, Thank you very much for the Metastock dlls. They worked great. ------------------------------ There is only one more thing that would make Multicharts very easy to use with metastock data. That is the directory filter I mentioned earlier. I noted it in the red circle on the pic Insert Met...
by Kaos
02 Nov 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts and metastock problem
Replies: 10
Views: 2896

Hi Marina, Regarding #3 If TSsupport is looking to modify the "Insert Metastock" screen could you look at implementing some features from the attached screenshot. It would solve many insert issues for when people have data from many exchanges but located in different directories with some stocks hav...
by Kaos
02 Nov 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts slow after update
Replies: 3
Views: 1175

Hi Marina,

Yes I am using Trend Micro Antivirus.

But I was using Trend Micro on both the beta and the new 2.1.999.999

I couldn't fix it so I just restored a full backup of Dad's computer back to ver 2.1.909.909 beta.

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
01 Nov 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts slow after update
Replies: 3
Views: 1175

Multicharts slow after update

Hi there, I just updated my Dad's Multicharts from 2.1.909.909 beta to 2.1.999.999. Multicharts is running very slow since the update today. This morning Multicharts was running very happy but it's very slow since I upgraded it. The computer has Duo T2050 CPU with 1gig of ram, no other programs runn...
by Kaos
31 Oct 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts and metastock problem
Replies: 10
Views: 2896

As a temporary solution until this is fixed - Can I install 2 copies of Multicharts on my computer? c:\Program Files\TSsupport\Multicharts\ {to be used for Australian symbols} c:\Program Files\TSsupport\Multicharts2\ {to be used for US symbols} That way I would have 2 separate QM and wouldn't have t...
by Kaos
30 Oct 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts and metastock problem
Replies: 10
Views: 2896

Hi Marina, I tried the updated dll and had some problems. 1) I deleted all MS symbols and directories from QM for a clean start 2) I added Multicharts_AUS directory to QM 3) I added all 11 australian symbols ok {Problem} I had to change the 11 symbols manually from UNDEF to ASX. How can I change the...
by Kaos
28 Oct 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts and metastock problem
Replies: 10
Views: 2896

ps: I'm using the latest 2.1 version
by Kaos
28 Oct 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts and metastock problem
Replies: 10
Views: 2896

Multicharts and metastock problem

Hi there, I collect data on US stocks and Australian stocks in metastock format I have a problem when I add 2 symbols into the quotemanager that have identical symbols If I add the Australian symbol first - I can chart it fine Then I add the US directory to metastock settings and try and look up sym...
by Kaos
24 Oct 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: quick way to change symbol on multiple charts
Replies: 3
Views: 813

Hi Marina,

Thanks heaps, found the function straight away I also noticed the "R" where I can change the all the charts compression settings .... Thanks for the help

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
24 Oct 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: quick way to change symbol on multiple charts
Replies: 3
Views: 813

quick way to change symbol on multiple charts

Hi there, I have two charts open in the same workspace - one weekly and one daily I use the command line to change symbols * click weekly chart, click command line, type in symbol and then press enter * click daily chart, click command line, type in symbol and then press enter TS 2000i had a feature...
by Kaos
03 Aug 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ipmporting ascii data overwrites not appends
Replies: 1
Views: 843

ipmporting ascii data overwrites not appends

Hi All, I have intraday data on NWS (in Australia) from eSignal. It plots ok through multicharts using local time settings (10am to 4pm). I have ascii intraday data of NWS (that trades in US) in ascii in local time not exchange time - from about 11pm to 7am. In quotemanager, I click on my Australian...
by Kaos
16 Jul 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart expired contracts using eSignal
Replies: 4
Views: 1497

Hi Andrew,

Thanks heaps for the reply. Worked great the first time.

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
11 Jul 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart end of day Metastock data
Replies: 4
Views: 1680

Hi Andrew,

Thanks for the update.... It cleared a couple of things up. I didn't realise the QM checked the data and only plugged the gaps.

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
11 Jul 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart expired contracts using eSignal
Replies: 4
Views: 1497

How are you able to find & plot this symbol in eSignal software? I just did a search and it returns nothing. Take a look at thecreenshot attached. Please comment. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Hi Andrew, I assume eSignal must have a list of active sy...
by Kaos
11 Jul 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart end of day Metastock data
Replies: 4
Views: 1680

I think I just solved the problem.... I can only view EOD metastock data if File | Preferences | Data Server Mode | and Online is ticked and I want to download missing data is ticked. The key to seeing EOD data was to tick "I want to download missing data" That's fine except..... On a workspace I ha...
by Kaos
11 Jul 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart end of day Metastock data
Replies: 4
Views: 1680

How to chart end of day Metastock data

Hi All, Another data question. I have end of day metastock data in c:\datatools I followed the video exactly (and a couple of times) and I can't chart my metastock data. I go to Tools - Datasources -> Metastock -> Settings I add in the directories c:\datatools\continuous contracts\back adjusted\ c:\...
by Kaos
11 Jul 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to chart expired contracts using eSignal
Replies: 4
Views: 1497

How to chart expired contracts using eSignal

Hi All, I tried a search but couldn't find the answer. How do I chart an expired contract. I'm using the latest MC beta with eSignal data. Eg: SPI 200 in eSignal Current contract symbol = AP U7-SFE Old June 2007 contract symbol = AP M2007-SFE I can plot the current contract and I can plot June 2007 ...
by Kaos
02 Apr 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Define symbol in Quotemanager
Replies: 1
Views: 956

Define symbol in Quotemanager

Hi All, Can I define my own custom symbol in Quotemanager? Can I get my custom symbol to take data from multiple symbols? I want to make my own symbol called "Kaos" and I want it to take it's data from 2 separate symbols from IB (or any other data vendor) .... That way symbol 1 and symbol 2 will mak...
by Kaos
13 Mar 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: custom session temlates in the charts
Replies: 4
Views: 1787

Hi Andrew,

That's great news.
I look at the Aust SPI 200 day session and 24 Hr chart and didn't like going into Quote manager to change session templates. This will be a good feature.

Regards,
Paul
by Kaos
12 Mar 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Scanning EOD in MC
Replies: 3
Views: 1156

Scanning EOD in MC

Does MC scan EOD files for indicator alerts? If not - is something like TS's Workspace Assistant or Metastock Explorer in development For example. I have all my stocks in directories sorted by sectors in metastock format. c:\data\asx\Cons Disretionary c:\data\asx\Cons Staples c:\data\asx\Energy I wo...
by Kaos
11 Mar 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB - Merging data from 2 symbols
Replies: 2
Views: 1085

Thanks for the tip but it won't work.

The indicators will only reference data1 or data2 not the synthetic symbol

So I suppose what I'm after is ...
QuoteManager to create a synthetic symbol"C"
by using quotes from symbol"A" and symbol"B"
by Kaos
08 Mar 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB - Merging data from 2 symbols
Replies: 2
Views: 1085

IB - Merging data from 2 symbols

Hi All,

Symbol 1 trades on KSE from 10am to 4pm Local time
Symbol 2 trades on CBOT from 10pm to 6am Local time

Is it possible to merge data from 2 symbols into something called symbol 3
as they are not trading in the same timezone?

If not - any hints on a workaround?

Thanks
Paul
by Kaos
26 Sep 2006
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: What is the link for a valid beta????
Replies: 15
Views: 3183

Hi Stanley, I don't know if people have asked before (or it may be already available and I haven't seen the page) but I was wondering if it would be possible to have a multicharts download webpage? On that page have links to all previous versions of beta and stable releases. I only ask because it se...
by Kaos
23 Aug 2006
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: Convert indicator for multicharts
Replies: 2
Views: 2060

Has anybody had a chance to look at this and help recode this indicator?
by Kaos
18 Aug 2006
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: Convert indicator for multicharts
Replies: 2
Views: 2060

Convert indicator for multicharts

Hi All, I don't know metastock code very well. Would someone be able to convert this Metastock code for MACD histogram so I can use it in Multicharts Thanks Paul MACD Histogram Weekly from daily data Mov(If(DayOfWeek()=5,C,Peak(1,If(DayOfWeek()=5,C,0),1)),60,E)- Mov(If(DayOfWeek()=5,C,Peak(1,If(DayO...
by Kaos
04 Apr 2006
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Customer number changes from computer to computer
Replies: 6
Views: 3744

Hi Alex, Maybe you might be able to have 2 functions in Multicharts. GetUSERID will be based off the Registration name and number and unique to every customer GetCOMPUTERID will be based off the OS and unique to every computer That way if some software vendors want to licence to the individual - the...

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