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by OZ Trade
06 Apr 2016
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: The Economic Events Collection for MultiCharts
Replies: 131
Views: 37929

Re: The Economic Events Collection for MultiCharts

Josh M, thanks for this awesome tool. Any idea when the Downloader.exe will updated to fix this? Problem for identification of hour in: <td class="calendar__cell calendar__time time">1:30am</td> Obviously FF has changed their time format.. I hope that's all anyway, I would pay to have this tool up a...
by OZ Trade
29 Dec 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Code to put Text on chart: possible to have it permanent?
Replies: 3
Views: 1710

Re: Code to put Text on chart: possible to have it permanent

Basic indicator to redraw txt objects whose bardate, bartime, pricevalue and "text" have been stored in a txt file "List of Lists" using ELCollections Vars: LoopVar (0), Length (0), list_ids (0), txt_ids (0); If lastbaronchart then begin list_ids= ListC.New; If ELC.PathExists("C:\Users\xxxx\xxxx\xxx...
by OZ Trade
19 Dec 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Looking for hint: Stroring data in the clipboard
Replies: 8
Views: 2253

Re: Looking for hint: Stroring data in the clipboard

Sorry.. misunderstood

Thought this would meet the requirements set out in your post #3

http://www.multicharts.com/discussion/v ... 28#p118623
by OZ Trade
19 Dec 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Looking for hint: Stroring data in the clipboard
Replies: 8
Views: 2253

Re: Looking for hint: Stroring data in the clipboard

There is no need to copy to clipboard for this, write the information straight to a CSV and have your excel to refresh periodically EL Collections is what you need Download and install the .dll and read the word file, takes some learning but worth it If you get stuck can help you http://www.multicha...
by OZ Trade
02 Dec 2015
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart-destroying half sessions [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 893

Re: Chart-destroying half sessions [SOLVED]

Yes there is, you can customize your holiday list and choose whether to exclude holiday data or not

https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... g_Holidays
by OZ Trade
02 Dec 2015
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: Is it possible to format charts cursor: Date and time info?
Replies: 1
Views: 1708

Re: Is it possible to format charts cursor: Date and time in

There is no way to customize the x-axis label of the crosshair pointer as far as I know quick indicator for you.. first click of the mouse plots the day of the week for the bar in the middle of the screen, second click makes it disappear.. next click shows day of week again.. next click disappear et...
by OZ Trade
20 Nov 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: end ability of anyone to open and read forum topics
Replies: 5
Views: 959

Re: end ability of anyone to open and read forum topics

If you have some groundbreaking proprietary strategy that you're just itching to get off your chest you could just PM it to me ;-)
by OZ Trade
10 Nov 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: send information between two scanners
Replies: 6
Views: 1339

Re: send information between two scanners

Read the attached and have a try.

But you basically got it. Try putting 'Value1=' in front when storing a variable.
by OZ Trade
09 Nov 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Coding a function to calculate volatility
Replies: 16
Views: 1849

Re: Coding a function to calculate volatility

The StandardDev function does not like the value of Log( OpenD(0) / dayClose[1]) BL_CO_VOL = var0 * StandardDev( Log( OpenD(0) / dayClose[1] ), NumDays, 1 ) ; Put a double forward slash // in front of BL_CO_VOL and using the last bar on the chart as an example investigate these in the output window:...
by OZ Trade
09 Nov 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Importing Bar data
Replies: 9
Views: 1418

Re: Importing Bar data

You can achieve what you want if your only focus is on 'price action in space' and the actual values on the X-axis don't matter to your studies/signals you want to backtest. Use your other application to generate a list of dummy dates in the correct order and then populate the list with your OHCL an...
by OZ Trade
09 Nov 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Coding a function to calculate volatility
Replies: 16
Views: 1849

Re: Coding a function to calculate volatility

Corrections to the declaration of Input and Variable code and changing 'BL_CO_VOL' to Value1 allowed me to compile the study Inputs: NumDays(0); Vars: var0(SquareRoot( 260 )) , j(0); Array: dayClose[30](0), dayOpen[30](0); for j=0 to NumDays-1 begin dayClose[j] = closeD(j); dayOpen[j] = OpenD(j); en...
by OZ Trade
01 Aug 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: "Minute" Drop-down List
Replies: 1
Views: 676

"Minute" Drop-down List

First let me say this is excellent software and getting better all the time.. keep up the good work Second can I suggest adding a "120 Minute" option to the "Minute" drop-down list of the "Resolution" tool bar.. It would be handy if it was there.. but not worthy of a full blown feature request Thanks
by OZ Trade
11 Jun 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to output the result of pre-scanner?
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Re: How to output the result of pre-scanner?

I would recommend ELCollections in combination Recalclastbarafter..

64 bit version is available here:

viewtopic.php?f=16&t=10094
by OZ Trade
07 Jun 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Abort a study without a run-time error [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 730

Re: Abort a study without a run-time error [SOLVED]

Thanks,

Its works in stopping the calculation but the study remain 'on' in the status line.. Was looking for the same effect as abort where the study becomes toggled off..

Its no big deal anyway
by OZ Trade
07 Jun 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Session high/low/close/open [SOLVED]
Replies: 18
Views: 7891

Re: Session high/low/close/open [SOLVED]

And it would be great if the proposed SessionClose for intraday futures charts actually returned the settled daily closing price for past session which have completed.. Provided that it's the same symbol in QuoteManager and the daily data is up to date for that symbol.. could it be possible? Current...
by OZ Trade
06 Jun 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Abort a study without a run-time error [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 730

Abort a study without a run-time error [SOLVED]

Hi all, Wondering if there is a way to abort a study without the run-time error. Basically I want my study to run once then toggle off without the annoying pop-up and sound. I am aware of the abort keyword (execution control) and have investigated command-line also but can't find a solution. Thanks,
by OZ Trade
06 Jun 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Session high/low/close/open [SOLVED]
Replies: 18
Views: 7891

Re: Session high/low/close/open [SOLVED]

I'll vote for any additional keywords that add more functionality to 'session' coding.. I use it a lot in my work
by OZ Trade
14 May 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to obtain trading day of month (not calendar day)
Replies: 10
Views: 1279

Re: How to obtain trading day of month (not calendar day)

When counter=9 you are on the ninth trading day of the month with either intraday or daily bars using the following: Var: Counter (0); If bartype=1 then begin If month(date) <> month(date) [1] then Counter= 1; If sessionlastbar then Counter= Counter +1; End; If bartype=2 then begin If month(date) <>...
by OZ Trade
14 May 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to obtain trading day of month (not calendar day)
Replies: 10
Views: 1279

Re: How to obtain trading day of month (not calendar day)

Correction.. previous only works well for intraday..

Concept for daily bars:

Code: Select all


Var: Counter (0);

If month(date) <> month(date) [1] then Counter= 0;

If date <> date [1] then counter= counter +1;
by OZ Trade
14 May 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to obtain trading day of month (not calendar day)
Replies: 10
Views: 1279

Re: How to obtain trading day of month (not calendar day)

Rough concept: Var: Counter (0); If month(date) <> month(date) [1] then Counter= 1; If sessionlastbar then Counter= Counter +1; If Counter= 9 then begin ............ ............ ............ End; Should work for intraday and daily bar charts.. Sessions need to be configured correctly in QuoteManage...
by OZ Trade
14 May 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to plot data only for this week or month?
Replies: 2
Views: 546

Re: How to plot data only for this week or month?

Can also plot in reverse from LastBarOnChart and break loop when a condition is encountered.. no computer date/time needed Rough concept: Vars: LoopVar (0); Inputs: Period (1); If Period= 1 then condition1= sessionlastbar else if Period= 2 then condition1= DayOfWeek(Date) < DayOfWeek(Date) [1] else ...
by OZ Trade
29 Mar 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Snap Mode with respect to Visual Order [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 937

Re: Snap Mode with respect to Visual Order [SOLVED]

Thanks for your attention Andrew..

Un-install and re-install with latest version has corrected the issue
by OZ Trade
28 Mar 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Snap Mode with respect to Visual Order [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 937

Re: Snap Mode with respect to Visual Order [SOLVED]

MultiCharts64 Version 8.8 Release (Build 8593)

I did the process twice with no change.. I now see there is a new version out as of Monday the 24th.. I will update and get back to you..
by OZ Trade
28 Mar 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Snap Mode with respect to Visual Order [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 937

Re: Snap Mode with respect to Visual Order [SOLVED]

Hi.. thanks

Session Breaks are overprinting my candles unless the symbol is brought to the front of the visual order list..
by OZ Trade
28 Mar 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Hourly Candle start/end times [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 940

Re: Hourly Candle start/end times [SOLVED]

That does the trick

I guess I overlooked the 60 minute option down there at the bottom of the list, or assumed 60 min = 1 hour

It does give the representation I need when used with the standard NY RTH session template so thanks to you both
by OZ Trade
27 Mar 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Hourly Candle start/end times [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 940

Hourly Candle start/end times [SOLVED]

Hi there, Is it possible to set hourly candles to commence on the half hour and complete on the half hour This is how I want the New York Regular Trading Hours to be represented in hourly bars for example 1st bar: 09:30 --> 10:30 2nd bar: 10:30 --> 11:30 3rd bar 11:30 --> 12:30 4th bar: 12:30 --> 13...
by OZ Trade
27 Mar 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Snap Mode with respect to Visual Order [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 937

Snap Mode with respect to Visual Order [SOLVED]

Hi there, Is it possible to snap drawing tools onto any member of the visual order list or only the very back member of the list? I have an issue with session breaks, I need them to appear behind the candles visually and to not overprint them, the only way to achieve this is to put the symbol in the...
by OZ Trade
05 Jan 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Recognize the "last value" of a data array from any bar
Replies: 12
Views: 2496

Re: Recognize the "last value" of a data array from any bar

Yes even if you could see the max bars or "lastbarnumber" from any previous bar it would open up a lot of possibilities.. then you should be able to reference values for the last bar from any other bar.. Anyway it seems there is no way to do it at this stage, so I will continue to use the 3rd party ...
by OZ Trade
02 Jan 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Switching symbol in Data2 using CommandLine [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 690

Re: Switching symbol in Data2 using CommandLine [SOLVED]

OK Solved..

Just need to calculate on last bar only..

Thanks
by OZ Trade
01 Jan 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Recognize the "last value" of a data array from any bar
Replies: 12
Views: 2496

Re: Recognize the "last value" of a data array from any bar

Thanks for the reply.. Sorry to give that impression, I am already well beyond the beginner level with programming in TS and MC It looks like a I caused some confusion by using the word "array".. forget I mentioned that word at all. I already understand that multicharts calculates left to right thro...
by OZ Trade
01 Jan 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Recognize the "last value" of a data array from any bar
Replies: 12
Views: 2496

Recognize the "last value" of a data array from any bar

Hi, I know Multicharts can simply recognize the lastcalcdate and lastcalctime from any previous bar on a chart.. but is there a way to simply recognize the last value (value at last bar) of some data array from any previous bar, whether it be a bar value (OHLCV) or the value of a function. Metastock...
by OZ Trade
01 Jan 2014
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Switching symbol in Data2 using CommandLine [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 690

Switching symbol in Data2 using CommandLine [SOLVED]

vars: Sym1 (symbol), Sym2 (symbol data2); Condition1= Sym1 = "CVX" and Sym2 <> "XOM"; If condition1 then CommandLine(".csy dnum=2, name=XOM, df=IQFeed"); Hi all, When I run this in Data1 with the symbol being CVX it does indeed switch the symbol in Data2 to XOM, however, there is a long pause while...
by OZ Trade
09 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart Trader Troubles
Replies: 5
Views: 1076

Re: Chart Trader Troubles

Thats correct.. I don't have a data feed with IB as I already have a professional data feed through IQFeed.. Having a professional classification with IB I am unable to sign up for their cheap data bundle and I don't fancy paying hundreds of dollars for their 'professional' data rates when I already...
by OZ Trade
09 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart Trader Troubles
Replies: 5
Views: 1076

Re: Chart Trader Troubles

Attached is a screen capture of the issue I'm experiencing.. Should a LMT order dragged and dropped onto the chart below current price level result in a BUY limit order instead of a SELL limit order ?
by OZ Trade
06 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart Trader Troubles
Replies: 5
Views: 1076

Chart Trader Troubles

Hi, MultiCharts64 Version 8.8 Release (Build 8363) Broker: Interactive Brokers Data feed: IQFeed Is there something obvious I'm missing here? Dragging and dropping a "LMT" limit strategy from "Place Order" to the chart window always results in a SELL Limit at the price where the icon is dropped, thi...
by OZ Trade
05 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Not show data after 1 pm on half trading days (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 1084

Re: Not show data after 1 pm on half trading days (US)

ok, thanks for your attention to this

I will have to code exceptions for the half days into my indicators instead..

Perhaps you could add some functionality to fix this in the future, I'm sure there are many MC users who trade using US RTH charts and are seeing the same issue.
by OZ Trade
04 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Not show data after 1 pm on half trading days (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 1084

Re: Not show data after 1 pm on half trading days (US)

Thanks, I do already understand and know how to use those features.. they works fine if the same cycle is repeating every week.. e.g. if Friday of every week was a half day. but these half trading days only occur 3 times per year.. they are not repeating weekly For NYSE 2013: -Each market will close...
by OZ Trade
03 Dec 2013
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Not show data after 1 pm on half trading days (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 1084

Not show data after 1 pm on half trading days (US)

Hi, Multicharts 8.7 build 7634 Data feed: IQFeed Is there an easy way to NOT display data after 1 p.m. on scheduled half trading days for equities (US) ? For example the half trading day that recently took place the next day after thanks giving as seen in the attached. I am aware you can edit data -...

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