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by kagein
Jun 18 2024
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: What's the most stable autotrading setup?
Replies: 25
Views: 5116

Re: What's the most stable autotrading setup?

I'm seeking scalable solutions for trading a large number of charts. Despite implementing various strategies, including splitting execution and strategy calculations across different servers, I'm still encountering challenges with managing numerous open charts. At this point, it seems inevitable tha...
by kagein
May 06 2024
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC 15 popup
Replies: 6
Views: 721

Re: MC 15 popup

I have the same issue on v14 r10
by kagein
Aug 30 2022
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Lost Digital Rights Management Authentication
Replies: 18
Views: 5820

Re: Lost Digital Rights Management Authentication

Dear users, The Saturday downtime was due to the maintenance work performed on our authorization server. It was shortly fixed by our specialists. Please restart MultiCharts if you still experience any issues with authorization. We apologize for any inconvenience. Was the maintenance work scheduled ?
by kagein
Aug 27 2022
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Lost Digital Rights Management Authentication
Replies: 18
Views: 5820

Re: Lost Digital Rights Management Authentication

V14 is what I’m having issues with.

V12 doesn’t have crypto brokers I believe.
by kagein
Aug 27 2022
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Lost Digital Rights Management Authentication
Replies: 18
Views: 5820

Re: Lost Digital Rights Management Authentication

I just lost Digital Rights Management Authentication on two of my live servers, which are located at different data centres. Connection seemed to be re-connected an hour or so later. During that time all auto trading is switched off, which in my opinion should definitely not occur as live positions ...
by kagein
Apr 19 2022
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Binance paper trader setup
Replies: 1
Views: 687

Re: Binance paper trader setup

I would stick $100 in a live account and use that as your test. I think the lowest trade nominal trade value allowed is around $50, so at 20x leverage you should be able to trade with no issues.
by kagein
Jul 23 2021
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: High utilisation of computer resources, while working with Binance.
Replies: 8
Views: 7267

Re: High utilisation of computer resources, while working with Binance.

I've struggled with this exact problem with Binance, im spending a small fortune on servers compared with futures trading. If you put all signals on one chart, can you track the market position of each individual signal?
by kagein
Feb 16 2021
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Binance data feed is broken today
Replies: 10
Views: 2645

Re: Binance data feed is broken today

This happens to me all the time when i install on a new server, get support to remote into your computer and fix it. For some strange reason it never works when i try to do it.
by kagein
Feb 01 2021
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problems with Emulation trading mode at MC 14
Replies: 7
Views: 1811

Re: Problems with Emulation trading mode at MC 14

So you are saying that this issue is unique to MC14? I have no experience of live MC14. MC12 async order emulation works fine. Working with the following presets 2021-01-30_16-39-26.jpg I can confirm these settings work, in both charts and portfolio trader. Although if you manually move the orders ...
by kagein
Jan 31 2021
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problems with Emulation trading mode at MC 14
Replies: 7
Views: 1811

Re: Problems with Emulation trading mode at MC 14

I had this issue with MC14 when using Binance. I was told emulation using trade price doesn't work atm. I haven't tried it with other brokers to confirm whether its unique to Binance. Using MC12 i use this all the time and it works well.
by kagein
Jan 26 2021
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Binance data feed is broken today
Replies: 10
Views: 2645

Re: Binance data feed is broken today

My connection is working Data is ok, trading also But I have problem : there is async trading is not working. I can see orders stops and limits at MC but they are not transforming to trades at market May be my settings is wrong. This happens with me also, orders get filled on binance but MC still s...
by kagein
Jan 14 2021
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: NYSE share historical data recommendation
Replies: 1
Views: 704

NYSE share historical data recommendation

Hi,

Could someone recommend a data service that provides historical daily data (1m ohlc, if possible) for NYSE shares and point in time index constituents for (Nasdaq and S&P).

Thanks
by kagein
Nov 13 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Referencing previous Data2 calculated values [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 898

Re: Referencing previous Data2 calculated values [SOLVED]

Thank you, that was exactly the problem.
by kagein
Nov 12 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Referencing previous Data2 calculated values [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 898

Referencing previous Data2 calculated values [SOLVED]

On a chart with data1 being a 1 hour chart and data2 being a daily chart, I'm trying to reference previous bar values of a moving average from data2 but im not getting the right results. Ive included an indicator that shows the issue, i should be getting 5 distinct values for variable mavg, instead ...
by kagein
Apr 24 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Negative Oil price and Automated trading in MC
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

Re: Negative Oil price and Automated trading in MC

My broker just banned front month trading in WTI so probably wont be able to trade negative prices anymore
by kagein
Apr 23 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SA mode: how to inherit an open trade?
Replies: 7
Views: 2317

Re: SA mode: how to inherit an open trade?

This is what i do all the time.. Ive tried using the MP sync, but when you have multiple signals trading the same contract in the same account, it just ends up sending the wrong size orders. Ive found its easier to do it manually. ie changing the chart to AA. If an automatic solution can be found th...
by kagein
Apr 23 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Negative Oil price and Automated trading in MC
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

Re: Negative Oil price and Automated trading in MC

Impossible in the sense that you cant send orders with negative prices?
by kagein
Apr 23 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: more cores slower optimisation
Replies: 2
Views: 1712

Re: more cores slower optimisation

There could be an issue with how the 2990wx is configured in the bios. When i get access to the server and can update the bios, ill run the test again and report back.
by kagein
Apr 13 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: more cores slower optimisation
Replies: 2
Views: 1712

more cores slower optimisation

I've got two servers, one running AMD TR 1950x 16 core and the other AMD TR 2990WX 32 core. When i run the same optimisation with the same data (using all threads) on both machines, the 16 core machine always finishes first. The TR 1950 seems to be using 100% of the cpu during optimisations whereas ...
by kagein
Jan 15 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signal Trade Order
Replies: 1
Views: 855

Signal Trade Order

If you have two charts with the same signal that fires orders at the same time to two different accounts, how does MC decide which order to send to the exchange first? Is it random or is there some logic behind it?
by kagein
Nov 19 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 8
Replies: 7
Views: 3623

Re: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 8

Local limit order emulation hows as a stop order in the logs kagein, which broker do you use? Please send us the logs so we can check this situation. In MultiCharts go to Help tab->Feedback (or Windows Start menu->All programs->MultiCharts64->Feedback). Select these options: - Attach log files to h...
by kagein
Nov 19 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 8
Replies: 7
Views: 3623

Re: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 8

Local limit order emulation hows as a stop order in the logs
by kagein
Sep 04 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 14.0 BETA 1
Replies: 45
Views: 14964

Re: MULTICHARTS 14.0 BETA 1

Is the new TT api supported in this version?
by kagein
Aug 31 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Most reliable setup for MC live server/trading
Replies: 2
Views: 1131

Re: Most reliable setup for MC live server/trading

Personally, i found charts to be more stable and allowed better control of my strategies than portfolio trader did.
by kagein
Jul 31 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: FileAppend function not creating file [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 2008

FileAppend function not creating file [SOLVED]

Im using the code below to test the FileAppend function but nothing seems to happen. No file is created and if i manually create the file nothing is added to it.

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if close > open then begin

FileAppend("C:\Users\Administrator\Documents\text.txt", "HELLO WORLD");

end;
by kagein
Jul 28 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can't pull IQfeed's full symbol history [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 2337

Re: Can't pull IQfeed's full symbol history [SOLVED]

I'm having the same issue, tested the symbol QCL#C. Earliest start date in Multicharts is 14/02/2008, using the IQFeed time and sales app it has an earliest start date of 19/09/2006.
by kagein
Jul 22 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with Highest built in function on data2
Replies: 4
Views: 1557

Re: Problem with Highest built in function on data2

I had this error this weekend when i updated windows server, repairing Multicharts instead of uninstalling fixed the issue.
by kagein
Jul 09 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Determine TIF of order from code (GTC / Day)
Replies: 7
Views: 3686

Re: Determine TIF of order from code (GTC / Day)

Can it be changed that all market orders are forced to use DAY for TIF. On the ICE exchange all market orders with TIF of GTC will be rejected. This isnt a problem on CME.
by kagein
Jul 09 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Determine TIF of order from code (GTC / Day)
Replies: 7
Views: 3686

Determine TIF of order from code (GTC / Day)

Hi,

Is it possible to determine the TIF of an order (GTC / DAY ) from the code rather than use general settings for all orders on the charts?
by kagein
Jun 28 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Broker Profiles [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 870

Re: Broker Profiles [SOLVED]

In strategy properties, click the auto trading tab then scroll down to broker plug in, choose paper trader from the drop down menu.
by kagein
Jun 27 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio settings for fully inclusive trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 1300

Re: Portfolio settings for fully inclusive trading [SOLVED]

i came across this in live trading, couldn't work out why some signals weren't firing. I agree the meanings and effects of those settings could be clearer.
by kagein
Jun 27 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3518

Re: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]

This seems to fix the issue. Ill keep an eye on it but thanks.
by kagein
Jun 25 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3518

Re: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]

As I wrote above, not using iog and have no time related code It is possible you have a hidden infinite loop. Have you tried one chart only ? How does the CPU respond? i doubt it, It happens with different data2 strategies (varying from simple to complex) and only occurs when they are placed on a c...
by kagein
Jun 24 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3518

Re: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]

As I wrote above, not using iog and have no time related code
by kagein
Jun 24 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3518

Re: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]

Do you have any PL code created drawing objects?

eg. Trendlines, arrows, texts, etc.,
No
by kagein
Jun 24 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3518

99% cpu usage - instances that use data2 for auto trading [SOLVED]

I have an instance of MultiCharts that has 8 workspaces open, each with 6 charts. All charts rely on a second data stream. When auto trading is turned on at a set time of the day (8:00 gmt) it seems cpu usage immediately spikes to 100% freezing my server. Only by opening task manager and ending the ...
by kagein
Jun 05 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Help with Global Variables [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 1625

Re: Help with Global Variables [SOLVED]

How do i go about checking if the stored value is what i want it to be?
by kagein
Jun 04 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Help with Global Variables [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 1625

Help with Global Variables [SOLVED]

When i try the code below i get a value of 1500 instead of the close[1] + open[1], where am i going wrong?

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vars: irtnval(0); iRtnVal = GVSetDouble( 1500, Close[1] + Open[1] ); print(irtnval);
by kagein
May 30 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: TT Fix API
Replies: 2
Views: 1495

TT Fix API

I've just been in contact with TT and they are retiring access to the old API (which works with Multicharts) at the end of the year. Also new users wont be able to use the old API. Is there an ETA for Multicharts to implement TTs nextgen API as its currently unusable unless you can convince them to ...
by kagein
Feb 21 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Optimization report needs fixing [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 9828

Re: Optimization report needs fixing [SOLVED]

I would second this, hopefully it gets fixed in 12r6.
by kagein
Feb 12 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: hardware question
Replies: 22
Views: 5542

Re: hardware question

I would check the performance monitor to see where the bottleneck is. My guess is you need more ram, try upgrading to 32 gb.
by kagein
Jan 31 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 5
Replies: 31
Views: 11092

Re: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 5

On the Strategy Positions tab in the Order and Position Tracker window, i can no longer select by instrument, the drop down menu just says 'ALL' without listing any of the instruments i have trading. I just upgraded from v11r9.
by kagein
Sep 20 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 2
Replies: 51
Views: 18720

Re: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 2

I found an issue, would like if someone else can confirm. When applying input combinations to a chart from the Strategy Optimization Report, the input values occupy the wrong inputs. Example I optimise inputs say: rsi , overbought, oversold and the highest net profit occurs at 14 , 70 , 30 respectiv...
by kagein
Sep 19 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Delays receiving real-time data
Replies: 53
Views: 14306

Re: Delays receiving real-time data

Update: I'm setting up a newly rented dedicated server. This one has an E3 1240v6, is located close to NYC, and is cheaper. It's from a different provider, just to eliminate a variable (though I have zero complaints about OVH). But before I get to the Moment Of Truth, I'm curious about something. I...
by kagein
Sep 16 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 2
Replies: 51
Views: 18720

Re: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE 2

Just installed MC12r2 on Windows Server 2016.

Everything normal.

Alex
same
by kagein
Sep 10 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE
Replies: 119
Views: 368631

Re: MULTICHARTS 12.0 RELEASE

So i just upgraded to v12 yesterday night to test performance and its been horrendous for me personally. So i run 2 instances of multicharts, with 6 worksapces each , with about 6-8 charts in each worspace, all with auto-trading on trading futures via cqg. My server specs are as follows: xeon e3-124...
by kagein
Mar 21 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New functionality illogical and dangerous: convert stop to market with CQG when avoiding rejections [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 1810

Re: New functionality illogical and dangerous: convert stop to market with CQG when avoiding rejections [SOLVED]

I totally agree, getting filled at the extremes of the bid/offer spread when you shouldn't be is definitely something that needs to be addressed.
by kagein
Mar 11 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: using setstoploss_pt and setpercenttrailing_pt [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 1356

using setstoploss_pt and setpercenttrailing_pt [SOLVED]

Im trying to figure out how i can use setstoploss_pt and the setpercenttrailing_pt functions together so that when the setpercenttrailing_pt triggers it pulls the stop order from the setstoploss_pt function, without using IOG. Having two sets of stop orders when only one is needed, isnt a very good ...
by kagein
Jan 24 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: placing setstoploss_pt in a condition
Replies: 1
Views: 916

placing setstoploss_pt in a condition

I would like to know what the potential issues are with placing setstoploss_pt within a condition. For example

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if count < 1 then
setstoploss_pt ( stoploss);
by kagein
Jan 11 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to show orders on chart relating to signal only?
Replies: 3
Views: 1193

Re: How to show orders on chart relating to signal only?

As a work around, is there a way an indicator could show the price of named orders working in the order book.
by kagein
Jan 05 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to show orders on chart relating to signal only?
Replies: 3
Views: 1193

How to show orders on chart relating to signal only?

I have multiple charts of the same product each with different signals. I would like to know if there's a way i can show on each chart the orders related solely to the signal on the chart and not all the current working orders from other charts.

Thanks
by kagein
Nov 03 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: currentbar & barstatus [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 1303

currentbar & barstatus [SOLVED]

When i set barstatus to 0, currentbar returns 0, if i set barstaus to 2, currentbar seems to work. What is the reason for this?

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vars: barnum(0);
if barstatus(1)=0 then
barnum = currentbar -1;

plot1(barnum);
by kagein
Nov 03 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: keep orders open for set number of bars
Replies: 8
Views: 2817

Re: keep orders open for set number of bars

yes this is the case, because i want to have the order open for a set number of bars even if the next bar is false. I want to limit the trades within the bars_valid. So i thought that once i put trade_on = false when a trade is initiated it will limit the number of trades till another bar satisfies ...
by kagein
Nov 01 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: keep orders open for set number of bars
Replies: 8
Views: 2817

Re: keep orders open for set number of bars

This is essentially shows the issue im having inputs: bars_valid(10), target(10), stoploss(15); vars : entry_price(0), long_condition(false), bar_number(0), trade_on(false); long_condition = high > high[1] and low < low[1]; if long_condition = true then begin bar_number = BarNumber; entry_price = hi...
by kagein
Oct 31 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: keep orders open for set number of bars
Replies: 8
Views: 2817

Re: keep orders open for set number of bars

i thought the code below would turn trade_on to false. So 1. when an order is placed above a high and i'm filled. 2. When bars between time order is placed is greater than bars_valid.

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if marketposition = 1 then trade_on = false;
if (BarNumber - bar_number) > Bars_valid then trade_on= false
by kagein
Oct 31 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: keep orders open for set number of bars
Replies: 8
Views: 2817

keep orders open for set number of bars

I'm trying to figure out how i can keep an order open for set number of bars. At the moment the code below is what i can come up with. The trade_on variable doesn't seem to be resetting, so after an entry, buy stops are still placed even though the long condition is false. if long_condition then beg...