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by Svetlana MultiCharts
31 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: OpenD, CloseD etc fetching wrong values [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 124

Re: OpenD, CloseD etc fetching wrong values [SOLVED]

As you can see in the screenshot, all conditions were met on 16:00 bar. if ( marketposition = 0 ) and ( close > ( openv + 100 )) and ( pass = true ) then begin print(currentbar + MaxBarsBack, " t = ", time, " openv = ", openv ); buy( NumToStr(openv, 0) ) next bar ( openv + 50 ) limit; end; The order...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
31 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Go to Specified bar windows
Replies: 1
Views: 30

Re: Go to Specified bar windows

Hello Emmanuel,

We have forwarded this inquiry to our dev team. They will work on it to include the improvement in one of the future MultiCharts versions.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: OpenD, CloseD etc fetching wrong values [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 124

Re: OpenD, CloseD etc fetching wrong values [SOLVED]

Hello chiyin00, The issue was not reproduced on our end. Please send us the following files to our support email address so that we would be able to investigate the issue: 1. The workspace where the issue is reproduced. 2. Export of used symbols (with data) from QuoteManager in .qmd archive: http://...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Using HighD in signal
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: Using HighD in signal

Hello jules190,

We have forwarded the issue to our dev team. They will work on it to include the fix in one of the future MultiCharts versions.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Mass Compile Strategies From Text Files
Replies: 3
Views: 104

Re: Mass Compile Strategies From Text Files

Ben, That is correct that Ctrl + Shift + F5 combination makes all studies uncompiled, and it is required to compile all after that. Unfortunately, there is no other way to do it at the present moment. Please post the corresponding feature request on our Project Management page so that other customer...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Mass Compile Strategies From Text Files
Replies: 3
Views: 104

Re: Mass Compile Strategies From Text Files

Hello Ben,

In PowerLanguage Editor please go to File -> Open and press Ctrl+Shift+F5 in this dialogue to compile multiple studies.
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by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Stop trading for consecutive loss
Replies: 3
Views: 171

Re: Stop trading for consecutive loss

Hello johnmok,

Please try to replace square brackets with round brackets:
marketposition[1] ... marketposition(1)
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: GetAppInfo(aiHighestDispValue); using wrong symbol
Replies: 4
Views: 403

Re: GetAppInfo(aiHighestDispValue); using wrong symbol

Hello John,

Sorry, the fix has not been included in the current version yet. The improvement is currently targeted for MultiCharts 14 Release 3.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Historical tick data with RAPI+
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Re: Historical tick data with RAPI+

Hi Gregorian,
Rithmic does not have continuous futures
RAPI+ provides continuous contracts, for example ES. You can add it via Lookup.
If you cannot use them, please check if your subscription allows to do it with your broker.
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by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Historical tick data with RAPI+
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Re: Historical tick data with RAPI+

Please be aware that Rithmic may ban your account if large period of tick data is requested. It is recommended to avoid requesting large tick intervals. You can use Historical Data Download Scheduler to download the required period of data in several smaller intervals.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Historical tick data with RAPI+
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Re: Historical tick data with RAPI+

Hello Geonss, 1) According to our information, RAPI+ provides ~8 years of minute data for ES (from December 2011); ~7 years of tick data for ES (from February 2013). 2) Current versions of MultiCharts (МС12 R10 and МС14 OpenBeta 3) do not allow to download more than 5 years of tick data from RAPI+. ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to get values from Set Optimizable Inputs window as variables
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Re: How to get values from Set Optimizable Inputs window as variables

LeOnSaba, There are no such pre-built keywords, unfortunately. You can create two additional inputs for each optimizable input in your signal. There are two additional inputs in the screenshot: profit_start and profit_end. One does not need to optimize these inputs. Their values should express inter...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory
Replies: 12
Views: 807

Re: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory

Jek,

We received the dumps that you sent from the error dialog panel and forwarded to our dev team. We continue to analyze this issue. We will let you know when there is any result.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
04 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Phantom Trades
Replies: 36
Views: 4794

Re: Phantom Trades

Reload will overwrite the saved real time data with historical data both when this option is enabled and disabled.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Convert_currency not working in realtime?
Replies: 14
Views: 655

Re: Convert_currency not working in realtime?

Apologies for the recent MCFX server malfunction. Apparently we need to move it to a newer server to guarantee stable operation of the currency conversion functionality. But this cannot be done on a fly and the transition may also take a while. Right now the server works fine. We are sorry for this ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Phantom Trades
Replies: 36
Views: 4794

Re: Phantom Trades

kelvinhui9, Sounds like it will be amazing if it help solve the issue! Though I am thinking the issue of phantom signals are due to the discrepancy of real time data and back-filed data. By saving the real time data, does that means the missing ticks won't be back filed and thus there is no issue of...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
28 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory
Replies: 12
Views: 807

Re: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory

jek,

What does IB TWS show when it fails to re-authenticate? Please take a screenshot and send us.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Importing tick data from SC
Replies: 1
Views: 214

Re: Importing tick data from SC

Hello alex.w, ASCII Data Import allows to import 1-tick, 1-minute, 1-day data. Your file does not fall into those categories, because it contains N-ticks data (as we can conclude by looking at the time column in your file). So, it is required to prepare a suitable file first. Then, when you select t...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Best way to compare to Buy & Hold Return in the performance report
Replies: 1
Views: 225

Re: Best way to compare to Buy & Hold Return in the performance report

Hello tc12345, You can use Portfolio Trader for your goal: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Category:Portfolio_Trading Add symbols that you want to trade to portfolio. Set the amount of money on your account in the Initial Portfolio Capital. Set MaxPotential Loss = 100% Apply y...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Allow workspace to be marked read-only
Replies: 2
Views: 223

Re: Allow workspace to be marked read-only

Hello jek,

If you made undesirable changes in the workspace you can close it unsaved and open the previous variant.
If workspaces are saved automatically on close, you can change it in File -> Preferences -> Workspaces.
During your work you can save changes in the workspace using Save button.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory
Replies: 12
Views: 807

Re: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory

Hello jek,

What specifically do you mean by “Interactive Brokers hangs”? Have you tried to report this issue to IB support? Have you tried to restart IB application to resolve the issue?
Which steps do you perform in MC before the issue appears?
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Issue of discrepancy in data window & order and position tracker
Replies: 1
Views: 165

Re: Issue of discrepancy in data window & order and position tracker

Hello kelvinhui9, Please take screenshots demonstrating the described discrepancy. Also, please send us logs via the main MultiCharts window -> Help -> Feedback. Type in detailed description of the issue. Please select the options: Attach a screenshot; Attach log files…; Upload collected data to hel...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Exchange of data between Systems during Backtesting
Replies: 4
Views: 356

Re: Exchange of data between Systems during Backtesting

ELcollections.dll is a source external library that provides the required functions. In MultiCharts, we added equivalents to those functions: AccuracyGetNamedDouble AccuracyGetNamedInt AccuracySetNamedDouble AccuracySetNamedInt If you use the above prebuilt functions, then you do not need ELcollecti...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
14 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Exchange of data between Systems during Backtesting
Replies: 4
Views: 356

Re: Exchange of data between Systems during Backtesting

Hello, GuidoPa, To use Global Variables you need to place ElCollections.dll to the folder where MultiCharts is installed and import GV 2-2.ELD archive with studies in PowerLanguage Editor. Please refer to the article for more information: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Global...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
14 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: NORGATE data for MC
Replies: 1
Views: 180

Re: NORGATE data for MC

Norgate is not among the list of supported data sources. Their website states that it's possible to export historical price data in ASCII format. One can import such files in MC according to the instruction: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Importing_Data You may want to place ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
14 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Keeping Limit order amounts after entry
Replies: 2
Views: 259

Re: Keeping Limit order amounts after entry

Hello, Phil18 Due to the PowerLanguage rule, there is no specific command to cancel an order, and an order will be cancelled when the script stops generating it at the sequential calculation. Therefore, one cannot fully get rid of order queue loss. However, it is possible to improve this behaviour b...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to change font color of crosshair box ? [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 221

Re: How to change font color of crosshair box ? [SOLVED]

Automeq,

Text color in the transparent hint window depends on the bar color, that is configured in Format Instrument -> Style. One cannot change the hint text color separately.
You can make the text of hint window black and background non-transparent if turn off Transparent Hint in the View menu.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 3 Line Break charts - break on session
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Re: 3 Line Break charts - break on session

Hello, Automeq,

That is designed behaviour, but we have forwarded this request to our dev team. They will estimate if it is possible to improve this behaviour.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: I B weekend disconnect and their server maintenance used to auto-reconnect but now it does not
Replies: 1
Views: 321

Re: I B weekend disconnect and their server maintenance used to auto-reconnect but now it does not

Hello, quantum777 We would like to offer several tips for this situation: 1) At first let us post the alternatives to restarting TWS: a) Use IB gateway application. It doesn’t shut down once in 24 hours. IB gateway application provides access to IB API only, it has no trading interface (sending orde...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
11 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Playback mode - Best practices please
Replies: 1
Views: 355

Re: Playback mode - Best practices please

Hello, syswizard

Please refer to the article devoted to Data Playback in our wiki:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... a_Playback
by Svetlana MultiCharts
11 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: How to use Session high and Session low
Replies: 1
Views: 433

Re: How to use Session high and Session low

Hello, Runner, In PowerLanguage, there are prebuilt functions — HighS and LowS. There are no such functions in MultiCharts .NET, however you can build an indicator that works similar to those functions. using System; using System.Drawing; using System.Linq; using PowerLanguage.Function; namespace Po...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Importing multiple ascii symbols and data
Replies: 2
Views: 279

Re: Importing multiple ascii symbols and data

Hello, Idnotbe, You can use the ASCII Mapping option (QuoteManager->File->Map ASCII): https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Mapping_ASCII To do it please change the file format at first — Symbol field should be on the first place SYMBOL,DATE,TIME,OPEN,HIGH,LOW,CLOSE,VOLUME 000250,20...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plot attributes set in code (Type Attribute).
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Re: Plot attributes set in code (Type Attribute).

David,

Thanks for clarification. We are going to include it in our plans for one of the releases following MultiCharts 14 Release.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incoherent walk forward optimization results
Replies: 4
Views: 506

Re: Incoherent walk forward optimization results

Hello, Applecabi This behaviour is connected with the fact that IS and OSS intervals are counted from the end of the data series , therefore all intervals depend on the data series end point. More information about Walk-Forward Optimization splitting algorithm is below. Walk-forward optimization (WF...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plot attributes set in code (Type Attribute).
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Re: Plot attributes set in code (Type Attribute).

Hello, Could you please specify which of the parameters depicted in the picture would you like to change from script? format style.png As for “Type” — we cannot change it from code, as this parameter is set one time at creation. As for “Style” — it is possible to add a feature that allows to modify ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Different email address for email alerts in different strategy properties
Replies: 7
Views: 546

Re: Different email address for email alerts in different strategy properties

There is a workaround:
E-mail alert subject contains the name of the strategy that generated it.
You can use a unique signal on each chart and then filter emails on subject in your mail client.
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by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Volume Delta, with Incorrect number ?
Replies: 4
Views: 380

Re: Volume Delta, with Incorrect number ?

Emmanuel, I didn't know this information was provided directly by IQfeed. I don't find this information in the quotemanager, I guess it must be downloaded in real time ? It don't seem to be saved in the quotemanager ? This information is provided by IQfeed through an internal field, so it is not dis...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IEasyLanguagePrice* pELObj-> CloseMD[data1]; ERROR
Replies: 2
Views: 199

Re: IEasyLanguagePrice* pELObj-> CloseMD[data1]; ERROR

Hello, mqsymth,

In complex cases, MaxBarsBack set to Auto-Detect can cause errors, as MultiCharts cannot know what your dll does. You can add in your EasyLanguage script an explicit reference to the earliest bar, for example:
value1 = close[1000];
Then Auto-Detect should work correctly.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ASCII mapping/import decimal volume
Replies: 3
Views: 360

Re: ASCII mapping/import decimal volume

Sorry, this workaround is not suitable for your situation, as multiplier works with integers only. In order to import Volume data, you need to correct your source ASCII file so that the Volume is expressed by integers, for example "0.108097" -> "108097". You can use any text editor or Excel for it. ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
28 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Different email address for email alerts in different strategy properties
Replies: 7
Views: 546

Re: Different email address for email alerts in different strategy properties

kinwai,

We have some plans to improve alerts functionality in future. Currently it is targeted for MultiCharts 15.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Volume Delta, with Incorrect number ?
Replies: 4
Views: 380

Re: Volume Delta, with Incorrect number ?

Hello, Emmanuel, The issue is that Volume Delta was built with the help of Up Ticks vs Down Ticks algorithm. This algorithm requires only one data series to determine tick status (according to the rule: if price goes up — it is Up Volume, if price goes down — it is Down Volume). To determine tick vo...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory
Replies: 12
Views: 807

Re: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory

jek, You can use share your working environment with us so that we could test it on our end. To do it please open the workspace where the issue is typically reproduced. Go to Help -> Feedback. In the description field please specify the steps to reproduce the issue. Please select the options: Snapsh...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Different email address for email alerts in different strategy properties
Replies: 7
Views: 546

Re: Different email address for email alerts in different strategy properties

Hello, kinwai, Please open E-mail alerts settings in Strategy Properties –> Alerts tab. e-mail alert.png In the Recipients field you can specify one or several different email addresses that are required for mailing. However, this parameter is common for all strategies. One cannot assign a specific ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Money management - Equity curve trading inquiry
Replies: 3
Views: 300

Re: Portfolio Money management - Equity curve trading inquiry

Hello, kelvinhui9, You can use pre-built keywords for money management in Portfolio and code your own Portfolio Money Management signal. Please refer to the following sources for more information: 1) https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Portfolio_Trader#Understanding_Portfolio_Mone...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Using Symbols After Importing Symbol List
Replies: 1
Views: 231

Re: Using Symbols After Importing Symbol List

TrendFirst, When one enters plain symbol name in Scanner, a new symbol with default data feed is created. Default data feed — is the latest one that was used in the Scanner window. It is displayed in Format Instrument window when one calls for this dialogue to add an instrument. image (1).png In Quo...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strategy P/L and the Open P/L was completely different
Replies: 1
Views: 210

Re: Strategy P/L and the Open P/L was completely different

By default, From Broker To Strategy MP Synchronizer attaches the exit order to the first opened position. In LMAX you can choose which position to close, while you cannot choose it in MultiCharts — the order is attached to the first position. For example, if you close the first position in LMAX, the...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Last order status
Replies: 1
Views: 214

Re: Last order status

Hello, filippo.milano

Here is the example with exitname keyword:

once cleardebug;
if marketposition = 0 then
print (datetostring(datetime) ," ",exitname(1))
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by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Next date for Walk Forward/Mattrix Optimization
Replies: 1
Views: 181

Re: Next date for Walk Forward/Mattrix Optimization

Hello, SUPER

Could you give some example of using this feature? Which value would you like to access and at which moment? Please describe your final goal in more details.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB Auto restart
Replies: 5
Views: 496

Re: IB Auto restart

I'm using 978.1h TWS and I find that even when just charting and not trading things will get strange during the restart. MC will bring up a dialog asking if you are using the tws.exe application or the web interface. It will stick there until you finally notice it. All the while, there is some incr...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory
Replies: 12
Views: 807

Re: When Interactive Brokers hangs, MC leak slowly eats up all memory

Hello, jek , If MultiCharts (Portfolio, QuoteManager) collects real-time data during several hours or days, then call for the “Flush Cashed Data to Database” option (main MultiCharts window -> File -> Flush Cashed Data to Database, or QuoteManager -> Edit -> Flush Cashed Data to Database) 1–2 times ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signal Trade Order
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Re: Signal Trade Order

kagein,

It is random. Signals calculate when a tick that initiates calculation comes.
Ticks may come asynchronically to different data series (even if it is the same instrument).
Anyway, if the system is not overloaded, all orders shall be sent as expected.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Doing Different Things in "CalcBar()" Affects what is Treated as 1st Bar
Replies: 6
Views: 421

Re: Doing Different Things in "CalcBar()" Affects what is Treated as 1st Bar

Hello, Jobauma, By design, the calculation may start not from the first bar if the study refers to a certain number of previous bars for initial calculation. In this case MultiCharts steps that number of bars from the begging of the data series to let the study access the values of those historical ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
14 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting - bar resolution
Replies: 9
Views: 534

Re: Backtesting - bar resolution

I just want to make sure we are on the same page re: "compressed". By compressed we mean that the file with data will take less place on the disk compared to uncompressed data. Data is not compressed by converting it from tick to xxx ticks, or minutes, or hours, it is stored in the same tick format.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Update of Global Variable between one signal and Money Management signal need to be renamed to happened ?
Replies: 2
Views: 301

Re: Update of Global Variable between one signal and Money Management signal need to be renamed to happened ?

Hello, strelow, Let me start with general information about Global Variables. Global Variables is an external .dll file that can be used to pass values between strategies on separate charts and third-party applications. The information is stored in a shared memory space. External processes can acces...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting - bar resolution
Replies: 9
Views: 534

Re: Backtesting - bar resolution

Syswizard, Please refer to the following general information about data saving in MultiCharts. Once the historical data is downloaded from the data feed server and plotted on the chart - it is stored in the cache. In 64-bit MultiCharts by default the cache is in PC's RAM. You can see the process TsS...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
08 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting - bar resolution
Replies: 9
Views: 534

Re: Backtesting - bar resolution

Hello, syswizard,

MultiCharts compresses data only when it is being saved to the database. It happens when one closes all MultiCharts processes or uses “Flush Cached Data to Database” option manually (MultiCharts->File tab, QuoteManager->Edit tab).
Data in the cache is not compressed.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
08 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: trade in define time period
Replies: 1
Views: 285

Re: trade in define time period

Hello, matthewting,

Please describe in more details which difficulty you have with this code extract.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 0 symbol(s) have been imported into Portfolio [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 386

Re: 0 symbol(s) have been imported into Portfolio [SOLVED]

It is required to replace “Stock” category with “Stocks”.
Please see attached files.
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by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 0 symbol(s) have been imported into Portfolio [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 386

Re: 0 symbol(s) have been imported into Portfolio [SOLVED]

TrendFirst, A symbol cannot be created if there is no corresponding exchange added in QuoteManager. create exchanges.png Please add all exchanges from your list: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Setting_Exchanges_%26_ECNs You can clone an existing exchange and change its abbrev...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How does Portfolio Trader handle Postrade______ functions? [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 398

Re: How does Portfolio Trader handle Postrade______ functions? [SOLVED]

denniswklam, Orders gradually go through the following stages. Orders are generated by individual signals, go through MM-signal checking and go through internal Portfolio money management/margin filters specified in the Portfolio Settings. After that the generated orders are sent for execution. In A...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
23 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 0 symbol(s) have been imported into Portfolio [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 386

Re: 0 symbol(s) have been imported into Portfolio [SOLVED]

Hello, TrendFirst,

Could you attach the file which you try to import?
by Svetlana MultiCharts
23 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB Auto restart
Replies: 5
Views: 496

Re: IB Auto restart

Hello, Smoky,

Please increase “Disconnect the broker profile (stop auto trading) in N seconds after TB TWS is logged off” timeout in IB broker profile settings:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... gs_section
by Svetlana MultiCharts
18 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Kase bar resolution [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 708

Re: Kase bar resolution [SOLVED]

The behavior when the bar “freezes” in time, i.e. its price is updating, while time and volume are not updating, is expected for the current realization. The time stamp of a non-standard bar is assigned according to the last bar of the base resolution that was included in the non-standard bar.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How does Portfolio Trader handle Postrade______ functions? [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 398

Re: How does Portfolio Trader handle Postrade______ functions? [SOLVED]

Hello, denniswklam Calculation of signals does not depend on the mode. The calculation is the same in backtesting, optimization and auto trading. The difference is that the orders are sent to the broker in auto trading. There is no such term as "hypothetical trades". The strategy generates orders as...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Kase bar resolution [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 708

Re: Kase bar resolution [SOLVED]

If the true range of the base data series has not been exceeded in 200 ticks (condition X was not met), a new Kase bar does not open, while an old Kase bar continues to update, its Close, High, Low values change in real-time, but time and volume update once per a calculation (i.e. per 200 ticks). Wh...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Kase bar resolution [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 708

Re: Kase bar resolution [SOLVED]

Mydesign, The point is that if we use Kase Bar with 1 tick resolution, Kase Bar will be calculated on all 1 tick bars of the base resolution. The base resolution is important for Kase Bar plotting, as, for example 200 tick resolution means that not all ticks will be available for Kase Bar plotting. ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Firstbaronchart > 1
Replies: 1
Views: 218

Re: Firstbaronchart > 1

GuppyDRV,

What is the name of the pre-built signal where you see this condition?
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IOG support on Portfolio Trader
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: IOG support on Portfolio Trader

Champski, You can find Money Management (MM) Signal examples in this article: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Portfolio_Trader_Strategy_Examples If a MM signal is included in your portfolio, it is used during all operations (back and forward testing, auto trading). It is not r...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IOG
Replies: 1
Views: 215

Re: IOG

Hello, ACMilan,

Intra-bar order generation (IOG) is supported in MultiCharts.
Please refer to the following articles:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... Calculated
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... Generation
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ASCII mapping/import decimal volume
Replies: 3
Views: 360

Re: ASCII mapping/import decimal volume

Hello, FXXX

You can use Volume Multiplier option during ASCII data import.
See screenshot:
volume_mult_at_import.png
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by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Connect MC to multiple IB simulated accounts
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Re: Connect MC to multiple IB simulated accounts

Hello, LMC1, Please open chart B and go to Strategy Properties -> Auto Trading -> Select broker plugin -> IB -> click on the gear icon. In “Interactive Brokers Properties” window enter the correct name of Account B in the Default Account field and click OK. If it helps, double check if the correct a...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IOG support on Portfolio Trader
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: IOG support on Portfolio Trader

Champski, In Portfolio Trader one can use Money Management Signals. Please refer to the following article for more information: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Portfolio_Trader#Understanding_Portfolio_Money_Management_Signals Money Management Signals work in IOG mode by default.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Kase bar resolution [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 708

Re: Kase bar resolution [SOLVED]

Hello, Mydesign, The standard algorithm of Kase Bar is the following. At first the true range is calculated. It is the highest value between Close[1] - Low; Close[1] - High; High - Low; Kase Bar open and close conditions depend on the true range value. If a true range value of the base data series e...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IOG support on Portfolio Trader
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: IOG support on Portfolio Trader

champski, Portfolio Trader does not support IOG and BarMagnifier for signals. IOG is supported for the money management signal only. We understand the importance and demand of this functionality and we are considering adding it in the future. We cannot provide any ETA for it, as this is not a trivia...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: imbalance levels
Replies: 1
Views: 189

Re: imbalance levels

Hello, Jimmyrakete,

Please describe in more details what you would like to achieve
by Svetlana MultiCharts
25 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Precise Marker [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 203

Re: Precise Marker [SOLVED]

Jimmyrakete,

You can configure it in Format -> Instrument -> Style tab -> Chart Style section.
Last Price Marker style.png
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by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Convert_currency not working in realtime?
Replies: 14
Views: 655

Re: Convert_currency not working in realtime?

Hi, I need more info re how convert_currency works in realtime please. It isn't doing what I'd expect. I just created (today; Thurs 14/11/2019) an indicator, outputting convert_currency and applied it to live charts. They show no changes in FX rates since Monday. Why is that?? jpyusd.PNG eurusd.PNG...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
18 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Convert_currency not working in realtime?
Replies: 14
Views: 655

Re: Convert_currency not working in realtime?

William,

Our regular currency conversion server maintenance is done on Saturday when the market is closed around 1pm-4pm EST.
This Saturday we had an extended maintenance period, that is why you were unable to access the servers.
We are sorry for the inconvenience.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Synchronize Chart
Replies: 3
Views: 257

Re: Synchronize Chart

Currently it is targeted for MultiCharts 14 Release 2, but may be postponed if we need more time for it.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Convert_currency not working in realtime?
Replies: 14
Views: 655

Re: Convert_currency not working in realtime?

Hello, wilkinsw,

We will check it on our end.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: order position tracker [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 392

Re: order position tracker [SOLVED]

This issue has been rectified in MultiCharts 12 Release 8.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Synchronize Chart
Replies: 3
Views: 257

Re: Synchronize Chart

immyrakete,

Unfortunately, this functionality is not available at the present moment.
However, our dev team has plans to add it in future.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Custom Bars Volume
Replies: 3
Views: 337

Re: Custom Bars Volume

rien, In MultiCharts volume bars are plotted when one selects Resolution = Contract: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Chart_Resolution#Understanding_Volume-Based_Charts If you would like to get the example of such bars, we will be able to add it in the Custom Resolution Manager...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: # of optimized inputs
Replies: 1
Views: 214

Re: # of optimized inputs

Hello, Mydesign,

Unfortunately, there is no such feature at the present moment. Our dev team has some plans to introduce it in the future, but not in the nearest upgrade (MultiCharts 14). Specific date is not determined yet.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Font size
Replies: 1
Views: 181

Re: Font size

Jimmyrakete,

In Volume Delta charts, font size is enlarging together with Time and Price scale expansion. There is no dedicated option to set the font size. Please uncheck Use Static Font Size option (Format -> Instrument -> Style tab -> Advanced section) to make the size of the font dynamic.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
01 Nov 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Custom Bars Volume
Replies: 3
Views: 337

Re: Custom Bars Volume

Hello, rien, You can find an example in the Custom Resolution Manager. In order to open it please go to QuoteManager -> Tools -> Custom Resolution Manager -> New -> in the Select Template dropdown list please select one of the available chart types (e.g. Simple Example Heikin-Ashi). In the source co...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
31 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PlaceMarketOrder [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 252

Re: PlaceMarketOrder [SOLVED]

Hello, Massimo, "isbuy" parameter = true means that we are sending a buy order, while "isbuy" = false means that we are sending a sell order. Your understanding is correct. As for isentry, you can set any parameter. It does not influence on anything and is kept for compatibility. From Flat 0 to Shor...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: GetAppInfo in correct parameter [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 251

Re: GetAppInfo in correct parameter [SOLVED]

Hello, Pipscalper, According to the Help page, aiLeftDispDateTime returns the DateTime value of the leftmost bar displayed on a chart. The integer portion of the DateTime value specifies the number of days since January 1st, 1900, and the fractional portion of the DateTime value specifies the fracti...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
25 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: price and indicator markers inconsistent [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 298

Re: price and indicator markers inconsistent [SOLVED]

Hello, darob, At the present moment the price scale labels are displayed from top to bottom. Each lower label overlays the higher one. We have forwarded the information about drawback of this behaviour to our dev team and they will think how to improve it in the future. Setting your indicator’s scal...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
25 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Playback and Simulated Trading
Replies: 3
Views: 294

Re: Playback and Simulated Trading

Hello, bomberone1, Unfortunately, trading in Data Playback mode is not available in MultiCharts. If you place orders in playback mode they will be placed according to the current price. We can recommend you to create sim/demo account with one of the supported brokers: https://www.multicharts.com/fea...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
23 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: custom fitness value on portfolio of multiple instruments?
Replies: 7
Views: 426

Re: custom fitness value on portfolio of multiple instruments?

In Portfolio Trader it is possible to apply Money Management (MM) signal where you can get data from other signals and calculate the deviation in it. You can find MM signal examples in this article:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... y_Examples
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Is this a possible layout for Foot Print Chart?
Replies: 2
Views: 433

Re: Is this a possible layout for Foot Print Chart?

Hello, johnromeronc,

Please enable Imbalance Delta style for Volume Delta chart and check Show Prices as Candlestick.
Is the result similar to what you would like to achieve?
Imbalance.png
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by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: custom fitness value on portfolio of multiple instruments?
Replies: 7
Views: 426

Re: custom fitness value on portfolio of multiple instruments?

It is required to use the values which are accessible from PowerLanguage.
It is not quite clear from your description what you would like to achieve. Would you mind to provide more details?
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Change in comms and bigpointvalue - custom futures
Replies: 3
Views: 249

Re: Change in comms and bigpointvalue - custom futures

hilbert,

Please describe in more details what you would like to achieve.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: custom fitness value on portfolio of multiple instruments?
Replies: 7
Views: 426

Re: custom fitness value on portfolio of multiple instruments?

In order to set the custom criterion for optimization in your script please use SetCustomFitnessValue keyword: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/SetCustomFitnessValue To apply it in the Optimization window please select Standard Criteria radio button and select Custom Fitness Va...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
18 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Change in comms and bigpointvalue - custom futures
Replies: 3
Views: 249

Re: Change in comms and bigpointvalue - custom futures

Hello, hilbert Usually the data providers change the historical data on their end. In this case you can do the Reload to get corrected data: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Reloading_Charts If the data source does not return the corrected data, then you need to correct the dat...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
18 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: custom fitness value on portfolio of multiple instruments?
Replies: 7
Views: 426

Re: custom fitness value on portfolio of multiple instruments?

Hello, rokanten, Yes, it is possible. If you set the custom criterion for optimization in your script – then the calculation is performed according to your script logic. If you calculate the custom criteria in Java-script in Portfolio optimization settings -> Fitness Function window (see screenshot)...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Downloading VINT.Z NYSE Shares Traded Minute Data
Replies: 1
Views: 149

Re: Downloading VINT.Z NYSE Shares Traded Minute Data

Hello, borsaci, We received the email with the same question, and I have sent the response to your mailbox. Please try the following solution. In case you have a chart, for example VINT.Z, 1 minute, Trade, that has been collecting data for a while and then you want to export – do the following: - go...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Dealing with stock splits [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 180

Re: Dealing with stock splits [SOLVED]

Hello, John,

If the data provider has adjusted the historical data on its end – you need to reload the chart in MultiCharts to receive the adjusted data: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... ing_Charts
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Custom Resolution Chart test in Tick by Tick
Replies: 1
Views: 273

Re: Custom Resolution Chart test in Tick by Tick

Hello, Metrica,

Is the resolution equal to 1 tick on both Data 1 and Data 2?
Do you get tick data for the whole required data range on your chart on both data series?
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Playback 1 Week Back with Charts Greater than 1 Week
Replies: 1
Views: 223

Re: Playback 1 Week Back with Charts Greater than 1 Week

Hello, Johannes If the playback resolution is lower than the resolution of the data series on the chart (e.g. if you have daily chart and select playback resolution Tick by Tick), additional detailed data shall be downloaded from the data source. In this case status line indicates “Waiting for Detai...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Is it possible to code table base on data in database with .NET version
Replies: 1
Views: 266

Re: Is it possible to code table base on data in database with .NET version

Asyx, If you need to output some data in a table, you can achieve it in MultiCharts by using Scanner: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Category:Real-Time_Market_Scanner You can code an indicator that will contain your logic and apply it to the Scanner window. It is possible to ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: There is no volume in the imbalanced style chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 244

Re: There is no volume in the imbalanced style chart [SOLVED]

Hello, Aaron That is a known issue of MultiCharts OpenBeta. Our engineers are working on fixing it. Meanwhile please use the following workaround: 1) Build a chart with resolution = 1 tick for a small interval (e.g. 1 day back). 2) Check Show Delta box. 3) Click “Build from” dropdown list and select...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Volumes and Ticks at same time in same indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 434

Re: Volumes and Ticks at same time in same indicator [SOLVED]

Patrick, In order to achieve it please build a chart with two data series. Please select Build Volume on: Trade Volume for the first data series, and select Build Volume on: Tick Count for the second data series in Format Instrument menu -> Settings tab. Then you can refer to two data series from yo...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: delta volume error message [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 250

Re: delta volume error message [SOLVED]

Hello, xueaaron,

Please set up Price Scale and Min Movement parameters correctly in QuoteManager -> right click HIS -> Edit Symbol -> Settings,
e.g. Price Scale = As is; Min Move = 1.
Please re-open the chart to apply the changes.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Volumes and Ticks at same time in same indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 434

Re: Volumes and Ticks at same time in same indicator [SOLVED]

Hello, Patrick,
Please describe in more details which values you need to access in the indicator.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Some help with Renko
Replies: 10
Views: 782

Re: Some help with Renko

Hello, GuppyDRV, How many data series do you use? Please update MultiCharts up to the latest release version. You can download the latest version via the main MultiCharts window -> Help -> Check for updates menu. For the first issue, on the chart where the issue is reproduced please apply the prebui...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Stop Limit Order getting filled too early [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 439

Re: Stop Limit Order getting filled too early [SOLVED]

PD Quig, Orders are executed by the broker according to Ask and Bid prices. Most likely, you plot Trade quote field in the chart. Thus, the broker’s order execution price is absent in the chart and order price marker is plotted out of the H–L range of the bar. Please check if your IQfeed data accoun...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: volume profile
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Re: volume profile

Jimmyrakete,

Please describe in more details what you would like to achieve.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Trader Error
Replies: 1
Views: 239

Re: Portfolio Trader Error

gpw797, This message can appear if at least one symbol from the list of symbols in the portfolio hasn't received enough data. Please check what is selected for “Maximum number of bars study will reference” parameter (MaxBarsBack) in Portfolio Trader -> right click on the strategy -> Show Properties ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trading performance report strategies
Replies: 6
Views: 413

Re: Trading performance report strategies

Fattyflathead,

Please contact us directly by email support@multicharts.com to get Project Management login and password.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trading performance report strategies
Replies: 6
Views: 413

Re: Trading performance report strategies

Unfortunately, there is no such feature at the present moment.
You can vote for the similar feature request here:
https://www.multicharts.com/pm/public/m ... es/MC-2554
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trading performance report strategies
Replies: 6
Views: 413

Re: Trading performance report strategies

Fattyflathead,

There are two types of reports: Strategy Performance Report and Trading Performance Report. Please find the comparison in this article:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... he_Reports
You can use the Strategy Performance Report for your goal.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Adding equity to increase capital in portfolio backtest
Replies: 2
Views: 224

Re: Adding equity to increase capital in portfolio backtest

smhuggins,

If your goal is to change the portfolio capital from script, it is not supported, unfortunately, as the portfolio capital is read-only value.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Trader
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Re: Portfolio Trader

Unfortunately addon studies cannot be used in PortfolioTrader.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Trader
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Re: Portfolio Trader

The add-on studies are not free. Please follow the link in the bottom of the window and contact the study provider directly to use it.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Trader
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Re: Portfolio Trader

Jimmyrakete,

Please describe in more details what you would like to achieve.

If you need to add a strategy in the Portfolio – here is the instruction:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... Strategies
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data download problem
Replies: 1
Views: 218

Re: Data download problem

Fattyflathead, i have hit the connect instrument in Quotemanager and data still hasnt fully downloaded over a period of 3 days Collect RT Data w/o Plotting is designed for collecting realtime data only, not historical: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Online_Mode_Data_Collectio...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Is this a possible layout for Foot Print Chart?
Replies: 2
Views: 433

Re: Is this a possible layout for Foot Print Chart?

Hello, johnromeronc, Unfortunately, there is no such feature at the present moment. You may want to submit the corresponding feature request on our Project Management (PM) page: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/public/multicharts Please contact us by email support@multicharts.com if you don’t have PM ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IQ Feed Rollover description in MC?
Replies: 5
Views: 326

Re: IQ Feed Rollover description in MC?

Hello, Salzburg,

Please refer to this thread.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Referencing the open of a position
Replies: 1
Views: 175

Re: Referencing the open of a position

Tetsuya,

PosTradeEntryName keyword may suit your needs.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC12 format window default Setting
Replies: 3
Views: 198

Re: MC12 format window default Setting

coolman0326,

I belive, this issue was addressed in our live chat. Please let us know if the issue returned.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: big issue - save workspace
Replies: 3
Views: 287

Re: big issue - save workspace

Smoky, Please send us the following files to support@multicharts.com so that we could investigate this behaviour on our end: 1. The workspace where the issue is reproduced. 2. Export of used symbols (with data) from QuoteManager in .qmd archive: http://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: big issue - save workspace
Replies: 3
Views: 287

Re: big issue - save workspace

Smoky, To save the current state it is required to freeze it. When there is a lot of data – it takes more time. We recommend the following: - split the workspace into several smaller workspaces; - divide your workspace into auto trading and informational workspaces; - avoid using any other windows e...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Realized P/L [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 428

Re: Realized P/L [SOLVED]

Smoky, Realized P/L per account is not supplied for any broker profile, except CQG (calculated locally). You can use the following formula to calculate Realized P/L per position: (exit price - entry price)*contracts*Big Point Value - for long (entry price - exit price)*contracts*Big Point Value - fo...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Realized P/L [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 428

Re: Realized P/L [SOLVED]

Smoky,

In PowerLanguage one can access the information from Accounts tab of the Order and Position Tracker only.
Unfortunately, Realized P/L per position is not accessible from code.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: LMAX stop orders
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: LMAX stop orders

Will, As a rule, Forex Trade quotes are emulated by the data provider, or by MultiCharts, or absent at all. I will give several examples how it is realized for different data sources. LMAX doesn’t provide Trade quotes, only Ask and Bid. There is an option called “Build trade ticks from ask ticks and...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
08 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Directly access data accumulated by MultiCharts? [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 350

Re: Directly access data accumulated by MultiCharts? [SOLVED]

KJW, “Where does MultiCharts store this data, and in which format?” Once the data is downloaded from the data feed server and plotted on the chart - it is stored in the cache. In 64bit MultiCharts by default the cache is in PC's RAM. You can see the process TsServer.exe in the processes list for tha...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
08 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: LMAX stop orders
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: LMAX stop orders

Hello, Will,

What exactly do you mean by “triggered”?
Are you interested in using native stop orders or emulated by MC?
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trailing stop with Webank [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 567

Re: Trailing stop with Webank [SOLVED]

auato, Please send us logs via Help -> Feedback so that we could investigate the specific issue you had with Webank. Please select the options: Attach a screenshot; Attach log files…; Include backup of logs…; Upload collected data to help desk. Please specify the Order ID (Order and Position Tracker...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: GetAppInfo(aiHighestDispValue); using wrong symbol
Replies: 4
Views: 403

Re: GetAppInfo(aiHighestDispValue); using wrong symbol

Hello, John,

We have reproduced this issue on our side. Sorry for inconvenience. Our engineers will work on fixing this bug. The improvement can be expected in one of the future MultiCharts versions.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
02 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Delay Order (On Purpose) [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 252

Re: Delay Order (On Purpose) [SOLVED]

Hello, Zach, I’m afraid, this method is not suitable for MultiCharts, as tick cache feature doesn’t let studies to skip ticks. Therefore, a study will calculate on all ticks, and a delay will not be emulated. You can set your own communication delay in the Paper Trader and use it as a simulated brok...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
01 Aug 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trailing stop with Webank [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 567

Re: Trailing stop with Webank [SOLVED]

auato, When auto trading is initially started/restarted in SA mode - the strategy position is flat (zero). If you have an open position at the broker and you want your strategy to continue managing this position - you need to feed this position to the strategy: http://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SAR between MC and Megahub PowerTicker
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Re: SAR between MC and Megahub PowerTicker

kinwai, I’m afraid, we don’t have information about Parabolic SAR calculation in the third party platforms. In MultiCharts, the pre-built studies are provided mainly for reference. You can access the source code of Parabolic SAR via Format -> Study -> Open Script, and modify the code if required. Al...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: order position tracker [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 392

Re: order position tracker [SOLVED]

Hello, jimm88 When the issue is reproduced, please open the Order and Position Tracker window demonstrating the issue, then go to Help -> Feedback to send us logs. Please select the options: Attach a screenshot; Attach log files…; Upload collected data to help desk; uncheck other options and click S...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trailing stop with Webank [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 567

Re: Trailing stop with Webank [SOLVED]

auato, When a special order (e.g. setprofittarget, setstoploss, setpercenttrailing) is not under an IF statement – it is evaluated intra-bar (even if IOG is off). The order will be placed and remain active while position is open automatically without additional programming. When a special order is u...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trailing stop with Webank [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 567

Re: Trailing stop with Webank [SOLVED]

Hello, auato,

The trailing stop wiil be emulated locally by MultiCharts without any additional coding.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: error message
Replies: 1
Views: 171

Re: error message

Hello, Jimmyrakete, This message warns you that you have delayed data subscription to IGLN instrument. The delayed data start to come on a chart when the delay period ends, i.e. if the data is delayed for 15 minutes, in 15 minutes after the chart is opened. If you want to receive data in real time w...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trailing stop
Replies: 1
Views: 208

Re: Trailing stop

Hello, Jimmyrakete, There are exit strategies available in the manual trading. You can attach them to an active order or open position manually or automatically. Please find more information in this article: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Trailing_Stop If you are going to use...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
23 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Limit Sell Order Pre market
Replies: 2
Views: 219

Re: Limit Sell Order Pre market

Hello, Jimmyrakete, Please refer to the rules of your exchange. If it accepts orders before the session starts, you can place an order in accordance with your script logic (in auto trading) or manually at the desired time. But it is not possible to place orders If the exchange doesn’t accept them be...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IC Forex Broker
Replies: 1
Views: 203

Re: IC Forex Broker

Hello, gpw797,

Please post this feature request on our Project Management page, so that other users may vote for it:
https://www.multicharts.com/pm/public/multicharts

Please write us email to support@multicharts.com to get the Project Management account, if you don’t have it yet.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data in watchlist "net change"
Replies: 3
Views: 227

Re: Data in watchlist "net change"

In the Scanner Window, Net Change is calculated according to the formula Last – Prev for CQG data feed. We have checked on our end that the calculation is correct. e.g. in the screenshot 3001.25 - 3003.50 = -2.25. I'm afraid we don’t have information how the Net Change is calculated in other platfor...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
19 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data in watchlist "net change"
Replies: 3
Views: 227

Re: Data in watchlist "net change"

Hello, jimm88 “Net Change” shows the result of calculation for the particular instrument added to the Scanner window (Watchlist) only. In order to get results for different instruments from other data feeds you need to add all them into the Scanner window: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-softwar...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
19 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: XAUUSD, XAUCAD, feed in MC through Barcharts
Replies: 1
Views: 183

Re: XAUUSD, XAUCAD, feed in MC through Barcharts

Hello, tkorossyt If the data is displayed correctly and fully loaded on a chart (“backfilling”, or “establishing connection” is not shown in the Status Line); a signal is applied via Insert -> Signal menu; the signal’s status is “on” in Format -> Signal menu; “calculating” is not displayed next to t...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
19 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strange "PivotLowVS" Function [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 235

Re: Strange "PivotLowVS" Function [SOLVED]

Hello, LRP,

Please select the correct Length parameter for calculation of the function. If it doesn’t find the second value, it means there is no such value on the specified length.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: volumen Pofil
Replies: 1
Views: 189

Re: volumen Pofil

Hello, Jimmyrakete,

The section highlighted in the screenshot looks like the Developing POC.
You can check to which parameter this color is assigned in Format Instrument -> Volume Profile -> Style.
If you have any specific issue with volume profile please describe it in more details.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Jun 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Detecting if Bar Magnifier is Enabled
Replies: 2
Views: 307

Re: Detecting if Bar Magnifier is Enabled

Hello, orad,

Currently there is no such pre-built keyword, unfortunately. We are planning to introduce it in one of the future MultiCharts versions.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Jun 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Delayed stop orders with multiple broker profiles
Replies: 4
Views: 422

Re: Delayed stop orders with multiple broker profiles

Hello, automaton,

Here is the video demonstrating the test that we made according to your description:
http://bit.ly/2Ip5Mrk
The test didn’t reveal the issue you describe.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Jun 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: ExecControl.RecalcLastBarAfter Issue
Replies: 5
Views: 469

Re: ExecControl.RecalcLastBarAfter Issue

TrTrading,

We have reproduced the issue you’ve reported on our side. Sorry for inconvenience. Our engineers will work on improving this behaviour to include the fix in one of the future MultiCharts versions.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Jun 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: ExecControl.RecalcLastBarAfter Issue
Replies: 5
Views: 469

Re: ExecControl.RecalcLastBarAfter Issue

Hello, TrTrading, We have tested it on our end and no issues have been revealed. Please send us a test case to support@multicharts.com so that we would be able to reproduce the issue on our end: 1. The workspace where the issue is reproduced. 2. Export of used symbols (with data) from QuoteManager i...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Delayed stop orders with multiple broker profiles
Replies: 4
Views: 422

Re: Delayed stop orders with multiple broker profiles

Hello, automaton, Please add traces in your code (print, fileappend) to clearly see the values that the script operates with, namely the time of order generation. A general example is available in our wiki: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Why_an_Order_Was_or_Was_Not_Executed W...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Commission rebate backtest
Replies: 2
Views: 260

Re: Commission rebate backtest

Hello, regtracer

Unfortunately, there is no such feature at the present moment.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IQFeed Rangebar problem
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: IQFeed Rangebar problem

Hello, signalworks, In your screenshots we can see that the 15th bar is longer than previous. You can face this behaviour during heavy price changes on point or other contract-based charts. In your charts, the size of a point is quite small due to the Price Scale settings. Therefore, in order to dis...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rolling Crude Futures
Replies: 24
Views: 1869

Re: Rolling Crude Futures

Hello, TrendFirst, In the current MultiCharts architecture, the Description is received from IQfeed - Symbol Search. If you want this behavior to be changed, please leave the corresponding feature request on our Project Management page: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/public/multicharts Please send u...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Sorting in Performance Report
Replies: 7
Views: 373

Re: Sorting in Performance Report

Hello, ragdoll,

Please send us the request to support@multicharts.com to get PM account.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Sorting in Performance Report
Replies: 7
Views: 373

Re: Sorting in Performance Report

Unfortunately, there is no such functionality in MultiCharts at the present moment. You may want to leave the corresponding feature request on our Project Management page: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/public/multicharts Please describe the specific criteria you would like to add or your suggestion...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Sorting in Performance Report
Replies: 7
Views: 373

Re: Sorting in Performance Report

ragdoll, Currently you can sort the trades using the “Go to” dropdown list in the top of “List of Trades”. Using this option, you can select: First Trade, Last Trade, Largest Winning Trader, Largest Losing Trade. Also Report-Chart synchronization feature is available: Trades on the chart are automat...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to get my long and short position, net position
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Re: how to get my long and short position, net position

Hello, martingale,

Please describe in more details what you are trying to achieve.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Automated Trading Issue
Replies: 1
Views: 338

Re: Automated Trading Issue

Hello, lordsriram, The signal performed different calculations during auto trading on real time data and after the restart on historical data. The orders are generated in accordance with the logic of a signal script in both cases. MultiCharts doesn't log user's signal calculation. Please compare the...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
08 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Sorting in Performance Report
Replies: 7
Views: 373

Re: Sorting in Performance Report

Hello, ragdoll,

Do you need to apply a different sorting rule to the “List of Trades” page or any other under "Trade Analysis" category?
Please give an example of sorting that you would like to apply.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Text_SetBGColor: how to set to transparent? [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 1639

Re: Text_SetBGColor: how to set to transparent? [SOLVED]

Hello, turbofib,

Unfortunately, there is no such functionality in PowerLanguage.
You can try the following methods:
1) Use NoPlot command.
2) Set the plot color the same as background.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Apr 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: How to access the date of last bar on chart in StartCalc method
Replies: 2
Views: 385

Re: How to access the date of last bar on chart in StartCalc method

Hello, trd001,

Please find the answers below:
1) You cannot get it in StartCalc method. One can access data series only using CalcBar method.
2) Yes, for example:

Code: Select all

Output.WriteLine("From: {0}, To: {1}", Bars.Info.Request.From, Bars.Info.Request.To);
3) There is no such capability.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
10 Apr 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: All studies on a chart will randomly turn OFF from time to time
Replies: 12
Views: 1540

Re: All studies on a chart will randomly turn OFF from time to time

Hello, wilkinsw, Please use the latest version of MultiCharts, and if the issue is reproduced, please send us the report using Help -> Feedback. In the description field please specify the exact time when you noticed the issue. Please select the options: Attach a Screenshot; Attach Log files…; Snaps...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
02 Apr 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: ZigZag ind not work?
Replies: 5
Views: 496

Re: ZigZag ind not work?

maxzhi,

There isn’t such an indicator in the list of pre-built studies. You can modify the code by your own, or search for the required indicator in the Internet and import it in MultiCharts:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... ng_Studies
by Svetlana MultiCharts
02 Apr 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Publish Hotfixes
Replies: 1
Views: 212

Re: Publish Hotfixes

Hello, ABC,

Thank you for the suggestion. We’ll do our best to introduce something like that in the future.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
02 Apr 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC_Text_GetActive -->> MC_Text_SetInactive??? [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 323

Re: MC_Text_GetActive -->> MC_Text_SetInactive??? [SOLVED]

Hello, PD Quig, You can double-click not only the indicator’s plot, but also the indicator’s icon in the Status Line to open Format Study window quickly. In order to show the indicator’s icon in the Status Line please go to Format Window -> Status Line-> check “Enable Status Line” box and then enabl...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
01 Apr 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Errors in Optimization
Replies: 2
Views: 234

Re: Errors in Optimization

Hello, albevier, Is it possible to reproduce the issue in Offline mode (File -> Preferences -> Data Server Mode)? Is it possible to reproduce the issue with pre-built signals? Please send us the following files to support@multicharts.com so that we would be able to investigate the issue: 1. The work...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
01 Apr 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: advice ...help :Watchlist, array, execution speed
Replies: 1
Views: 236

Re: advice ...help :Watchlist, array, execution speed

Hello, fibdax,

Close [n] is an array (array of bars).
If you don’t use traces, don’t print data in files, it shouldn’t be slowed down.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: ZigZag ind not work?
Replies: 5
Views: 496

Re: ZigZag ind not work?

maxzhi,

RetracePct - minimum percentage difference between swing points to plot.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
19 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: ZigZag ind not work?
Replies: 5
Views: 496

Re: ZigZag ind not work?

Hello, maxzhi,

It is required to find the correct RetracePct input for each symbol. By default, the input value is quite big.
Usually the suitable value is from 0 to 1.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
19 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC_Text_GetActive -->> MC_Text_SetInactive??? [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 323

Re: MC_Text_GetActive -->> MC_Text_SetInactive??? [SOLVED]

Hello, PD Quig,

Unfortunately, there is no such command available in PowerLanguage.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
14 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: [FIX] Multicharts failed to retrieve new eSignal symbol [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 736

Re: Multicharts failed to retrieve new eSignal symbol [SOLVED]

Dear Users,

We have adopted to the changes on the data provider end to restore adding new symbols in MultiCharts 12.0 Release 7. Please update your platform to the latest available version to get this solution.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Volume profile volume above and below VPOC
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: Volume profile volume above and below VPOC

Abhi,

Unfortunately, there is no direct way to get cumulative volume above and below VPOC price level. You can sum the volumes according to the levels using IProfile.POCForBar and IProfile.Values methods.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: [FIX] Multicharts failed to retrieve new eSignal symbol [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 736

Re: Multicharts failed to retrieve new eSignal symbol [SOLVED]

Dear Users,

This is a known issue; our engineers are already working on the improvement. Sorry for inconvenience. We will keep you updated.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Volume profile volume above and below VPOC
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: Volume profile volume above and below VPOC

Hello, Abhi,

Could you please describe in more details what you are trying to achieve and attach screenshots demonstrating it?
If you use any script, please attach the script and the workspace where it is used.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: extend the range of open and close of candle in currency
Replies: 1
Views: 228

Re: extend the range of open and close of candle in currency

Hello, matthewting, Please close MultiCharts, make sure that all processes with MultiCharts in description are finished in Task Manager -> Details tab: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/MultiCharts_Processes Then restart MultiCharts, open only 1 chart for the symbol you have iss...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Mar 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB Adj Data
Replies: 1
Views: 253

Re: IB Adj Data

Hello, no erocla,

MultiCharts displays the data that is provided via the data provider’s API.
I’m afraid, we don’t have information if IB or any of the supported data feeds provides Adj stock data.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rolling Crude Futures
Replies: 24
Views: 1869

Re: Rolling Crude Futures

During the analysis of the reported behaviour we carried out a test using IQfeed application only. In the screenshot you can see that the Description in Symbol Search and the Name in SnapQuote didn't match at the moment the picture was taken. Consequently, IQfeed needs some time to synchronize the D...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to close or reverse a specified number of contracts in the chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 379

Re: how to close or reverse a specified number of contracts in the chart [SOLVED]

auato, It’s correct, we are talking about the Close/Reverse buttons shown in the screenshot. The Reverse button is supposed to reverse all active contracts by design. The Close button is supposed to close all active contracts by design. You can partially close the position with the method described ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rolling Crude Futures
Replies: 24
Views: 1869

Re: Rolling Crude Futures

TrendFirst,

Thank you for the information. We have reproduced this behaviour on our end and are currently checking it with IQfeed directly.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
25 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rolling Crude Futures
Replies: 24
Views: 1869

Re: Rolling Crude Futures

Hello, TrendFirst, Let us address the issues stated in this post: 1) I then tried to delete the symbol QCL# from QuoteManager and it told me the symbol was in use and could not be deleted. I disconnected the symbol ( I was recording data), and then was able to delete it. It is not allowed to remove ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Inconsistency with "Bars.FullSymbolData.Count" and/or "Bars.FullSymbolData.Current" [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 698

Re: Inconsistency with "Bars.FullSymbolData.Count" and/or "Bars.FullSymbolData.Current" [SOLVED]

Hello, Johannes, Please send us the following files to support@multicharts.com so that we would be able to investigate the issue: 1. The workspace where the issue is reproduced. 2. Export of used symbols (with data) from QuoteManager in .qmd archive: http://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to close or reverse a specified number of contracts in the chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 379

Re: how to close or reverse a specified number of contracts in the chart [SOLVED]

Hello, auato, The Close and Reverse buttons that you are referring to are designed for full close or reverse of the position accordingly. In order to partially close the position, specify the number of contracts in the text box on the Chart Trading Panel and use Buy/Sell buttons, e.g. you have a lon...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: LMAX data feed may freeze real time data update
Replies: 1
Views: 334

Re: LMAX data feed may freeze real time data update

Hello, wzero, Please reproduce the issue with minimum possible number of charts and send us a report via Help -> Feedback so that we would be able to investigate it: Please select the options: Attach a screenshot; Attach Log files…; Attach minidump for crash analysis; Snapshot of the current MC setu...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Auto-Trading with Interactive Brokers TWS - First Order of the Day not Executed [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 630

Re: Auto-Trading with Interactive Brokers TWS - First Order of the Day not Executed [SOLVED]

Hello, WEyeMC,

This is not something that can be configured in MultiCharts.
Please ask IB support how to transmit all orders automatically.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backup multichart and missing folder in powerlanguage
Replies: 5
Views: 828

Re: Backup multichart and missing folder in powerlanguage

Hello, turbofib,

The improvement is currently targeted for the next application version (MultiCharts 13).
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Feb 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Custom chart type
Replies: 1
Views: 338

Re: Custom chart type

Hello, Pietro, It’s possible to use only the standard modes to display the bars (available in Format Instrument -> Style). The Custom Resolution Plugin doesn’t allow to create your own style. In the Custom Resolution Plugin, you can set your own formula according to which the prices will be calculat...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
31 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to feed the SP500 index in Multicharts? [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Re: how to feed the SP500 index in Multicharts? [SOLVED]

Hello, matthewting, FreeQuotes is the data downloaded from the Yahoo Finance websites in Spreadsheet format. If the data does not exist on the data provider's website in the spreadsheet file - you won't be able to have it in MultiCharts. Please go to the Yahoo Finance page for the required instrumen...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart Trading Panel - PnL not refreshed often [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 722

Re: Chart Trading Panel - PnL not refreshed often [SOLVED]

Hello, syswizard,

If the issue was not solved, please come to our live chat MON-FRI from 6:30 AM to 12:00 PM EST so that we can study this behavior remotely. Live Chat is accessible from our web site http://www.multicharts.com/ (at the top of the page).
We’ll do our best to help you.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to re-download historical data?
Replies: 1
Views: 489

Re: How to re-download historical data?

Hello, MJOONIU You can use Scanner to request historical data without building a chart: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Category:Real-Time_Market_Scanner Also, you can import historical data from a file: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Importing_Data#Imp...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
28 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Last bar one Chart twice
Replies: 3
Views: 392

Re: Last bar one Chart twice

Hello, wullenweber helmut,

If the issue is not solved yet, please come to our live chat MON-FRI from 6:30 AM to 12:00 PM EST so that we can study this behavior remotely. Live Chat is accessible from our web site http://www.multicharts.com/ (at the top of the page).
We’ll do our best to help you.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
28 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Feature Request: A More User-friendly Buy/Sell Solution Integration for MultiCharts ( Indicator Included )
Replies: 5
Views: 855

Re: Feature Request: A More User-friendly Buy/Sell Solution Integration for MultiCharts ( Indicator Included )

Hello, Johannes, If you find some issue in a study calculation, and want to report it to our team - please simplify your script: remove anything that doesn’t relate to the issue from the script; reduce the number of script lines to minimum; add debugging logic to your script that will print its calc...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: function for uptrend or downtrend
Replies: 2
Views: 317

Re: function for uptrend or downtrend

Hello, Martin,

There is no such pre-built function, but you can use indicators or code your own for that.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart Trading Panel - PnL not refreshed often [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 722

Re: Chart Trading Panel - PnL not refreshed often [SOLVED]

Hello, syswizard,

Please select “By Best Bid&Ask” or “By Last Trade” for the Unrealized Profit Calculation Mode in IB broker profile settings (File -> Broker Profiles -> Manage Broker Profiles -> IB -> Edit)
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: scaling problem [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 409

Re: scaling problem [SOLVED]

Hello, matthewting,
Please make sure Price Scale is configured correctly in Quote Manager -> Edit Symbol -> Settings.
Set up Price Scale corresponding to the number of digits after decimal you need to display, e.g. Price Scale = 1/100 if you need two digits after decimal.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Plot Objects - “Compile Study with a New Order of Plot Objects” - Strange Things Occur
Replies: 3
Views: 530

Re: Plot Objects - “Compile Study with a New Order of Plot Objects” - Strange Things Occur

Hello, Johannes,

When you compile a study applied to a chart, it is not removed from the chart, that’s why initial settings are applied.
If you want to apply new settings, it is required to remove the study from a chart and re-add it.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Feature request: support Freetrade broker
Replies: 1
Views: 206

Re: Feature request: support Freetrade broker

Hello, brendanh,
As far as we understood, Freetrade doesn’t have API. We need to have the broker’s API to be able to develop the trading plugin.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Walk Forward optimization - results are not coherent
Replies: 1
Views: 233

Re: Walk Forward optimization - results are not coherent

Hello, Antonello,

This inquiry has already been forwarded to the engineers. We will get back to you by email once any results are available.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Jan 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart in foreground
Replies: 5
Views: 384

Re: Chart in foreground

Deenius,

Unfortunately, there is no such feature in MultiCharts. Due to the current way of drawings and charts realization, implementation of this functionality is not a trivial task, that requires very detailed technical specifications. That is the reason this feature is postponed at the moment.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Dec 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: clarification about backtest with 2 data streams [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 431

Re: clarification about backtest with 2 data streams [SOLVED]

Hello, auato, In Portfolio, the trading instruments shall be inserted under Data1 column, informational symbols must be listed in the Data2 through Data10 columns, in the same row as the tradable symbol for which they are intended. Here is how to add symbols in the Instrument List table: https://www...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Dec 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: calling an indicator
Replies: 9
Views: 2369

Re: calling an indicator

Hello, Automeq

Now it is possible to use the values of the other indicators as inputs for indicator or signal. Here is how to do it: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... y_on_study
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Dec 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Zoom out limit
Replies: 2
Views: 387

Re: Zoom out limit

Hello, alko, Bar Spacing minimal value is now 1/1000 to avoid performance issues like described here: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/public/multicharts/issues/MC-2374. If you need to set a smaller value please change registry key as described below: Please close all MultiCharts processes. Then go to...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Dec 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Indicators not Loading after a Rally Long Time
Replies: 7
Views: 754

Re: Indicators not Loading after a Rally Long Time

Hello, Johannes,

If you don’t want MultiCharts to connect to the data feed on Saturdays and Sundays, please use it in offline mode on those days.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Dec 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Feature Request: Arrange Windows Vertically with 2 Rows
Replies: 3
Views: 442

Re: Feature Request: Arrange Windows Vertically with 2 Rows

Hello, Johannes,

Thank you for the suggestion. We have forwarded this request to the developers. The feature is going to be implemented in one of the future MultiCharts versions.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Dec 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Finding a list of data series objects
Replies: 7
Views: 2145

Re: Finding a list of data series objects

Hello, orad, This behaviour is expected. A study cannot know how many data series are accessible, unless it tries to access each of them. One needs to take into account the number of data series required for the study operation beforehand while developing this study. Unfortunately, there is not any ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Dec 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Trader Real Trading Problem.
Replies: 1
Views: 386

Re: Portfolio Trader Real Trading Problem.

Hello, Morgan,

We sent you the e-mail. Please answer to it, or write us to support@multicharts.com
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Dec 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Toolbar not Launching on Startup [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 1005

Re: Bug: Toolbar not Launching on Startup [SOLVED]

Hello, Jobauma, We have tried to apply this toolbar and it works correct on our end. Please come to our Live Chat to demonstrate the issue via remote connection MON-FRI from 6:30 AM to 12:00 PM EST (11:30 AM to 5:00 PM GMT). Live Chat is accessible from our web site http://www.multicharts.com/ (at t...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Toolbar not Launching on Startup [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 1005

Re: Bug: Toolbar not Launching on Startup [SOLVED]

Hello, Johannes

This behaviour is not reproduced on our end. Please send us an example of study with which the issue is replicated, and step-by-step instruction how to reproduce it.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Indicators not Loading after a Rally Long Time
Replies: 7
Views: 754

Re: Indicators not Loading after a Rally Long Time

Hello, Johannes The studies are calculated only after the data is loaded on a chart, so the indicators cannot be loaded while you see “establishing connection” on charts. It is possible to use data from the local database without connection to the data provider if MultiCharts is running in offline m...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: ToolBar Customisation not Remembered on All Buttons
Replies: 2
Views: 342

Re: ToolBar Customisation not Remembered on All Buttons

Hello, Johannes,

Do you mean that standard toolbars don’t remember the settings in View -> Toolbars -> Customize or do you have the issue with toolbars set from script? Please describe the issue you have in more details and provide exact steps to reproduce it.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Plot Objects - “Compile Study with a New Order of Plot Objects” - Strange Things Occur
Replies: 3
Views: 530

Re: Plot Objects - “Compile the Changed Study” - Strange Things Occur

Hello, Johannes,

Please give us more specific example so that we would be able to investigate the issue. Please attach the following information:
1. the script with which the issue is reproduced.
2. step-by-step instruction how to reproduce the issue.
3. the screenshots demonstrating the issue.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Feature Request: Arrange Windows Vertically with 2 Rows
Replies: 3
Views: 442

Re: Feature Request: Arrange Windows Vertically with 2 Rows

Hello, Johannes,

Could you please attach a screenshot demonstrating what you are trying to achieve?
Doesn’t Window -> Arrange All option allow to achieve that?
by Svetlana MultiCharts
19 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: get symbol name from indicator
Replies: 2
Views: 435

Re: get symbol name from indicator

Hello, turbofib, There is no direct way to get the signal's name from the indicator. You can try using Global Variables to achieve it: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Global_Variables For example, assign the name through the Global Variable in the indicator and then get it in ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
19 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Total Contract Volume
Replies: 1
Views: 254

Re: Total Contract Volume

Hello, TrendFirst,

In MultiCharts Trade Volume represents the number of contracts.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Missing Chart Bars [SOLVED]
Replies: 14
Views: 1400

Re: Missing Chart Bars [SOLVED]

Developers analysis showed that it is not correct to use instrument sessions to view the Volume Profile for each session. That’s why it was decided to introduce a new feature that will allow users to set up custom time periods for the Volume Profile. Currently it is targeted for the next application...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Missing Chart Bars [SOLVED]
Replies: 14
Views: 1400

Re: Missing Chart Bars [SOLVED]

Hello, McGeorge,

This improvement is currently targeted for the next release version (MultiCharts 12 Release 4).
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: found MC showing alert batch of orders make some delays
Replies: 1
Views: 275

Re: found MC showing alert batch of orders make some delays

Hello, Chan, Please update up to the latest MultiCharts v12 release 3. If after that the issue is reproduced please send us logs via Help -> Feedback. In the Feedback window please select: - Attach a Screenshot; - Attach Log files to help us understand what happened; - Upload collected data to Help ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: QM ASCII export issue
Replies: 4
Views: 498

Re: QM ASCII export issue

In order to avoid ambiguity with interpretation of date and time during ASCII export and import we recommend to use Time Expressed in = Exchange, unless you need a specific time conversion. The better solution is to export daily bars with the “Time” column enabled and keep the same time zone in the ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Making signal filter in separate formula
Replies: 8
Views: 2466

Re: Making signal filter in separate formula

Hello, Marktwizz,

In order to use filters in your signal you need to code them in the script.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Nov 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: QM ASCII export issue
Replies: 4
Views: 498

Re: QM ASCII export issue

Hello, Xslim,

Thank you for the information. We have reproduced this behaviour on our end and will forward this to the developers for further analysis.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
19 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: CFD and Interactive Brokers [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 596

Re: CFD and Interactive Brokers [SOLVED]

Hello, chipeur_le_renard, DOM window in IB TWS has the same increment as in MultiCharts, as shown in the screenshot: IBDE30.png You can change symbol settings in QuoteManager -> IBDE30 -> Edit Symbol -> Settings if you wish, e.g. set up Min. Movement = 5. After changing symbol settings, you will nee...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
18 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Stop Orders not executing
Replies: 8
Views: 1060

Re: Stop Orders not executing

dnickless, You are right. However, in your case, you can use GenerateStopLossPt method instead of GenerateStopLoss in order to be independent from the market position. e.g. instead of this: if (StrategyInfo.MarketPosition > 0) { double stopLossLevel = StrategyInfo.AvgEntryPrice * Math.Abs(StrategyIn...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: View optimization result in detail analysis
Replies: 1
Views: 286

Re: View optimization result in detail analysis

Hello, nighthawk, As a workaround, it is possible to export the optimization report and view it in a separate application: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Using_Optimization_Report#Viewing_the_Strategy_Optimization_Report_in_the_Optimization_Result_Visualizer Thus, you will be...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Stop Orders not executing
Replies: 8
Views: 1060

Re: Stop Orders not executing

dnickless,

If these orders are not under an IF statement – they are placed at the same moment when a position is opened (even if IOG is off).
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour
Replies: 9
Views: 927

Re: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour

Hello, Will,

Thank you for the explanation, we understood it. We have forwarded this information to the developers for further analysis and estimation of improvement possibility in one of the future MultiCharts versions.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Stop Orders not executing
Replies: 8
Views: 1060

Re: Stop Orders not executing

dnickless,

We meant the following:

Code: Select all

IPortfolioStrategy.AllowExits
IPortfolioStrategy.AllowExitsLong
IPortfolioStrategy.AllowExitsShort
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour
Replies: 9
Views: 927

Re: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour

Will, As far as we understood, instantly triggerable stop – is a marketable stop; triggered resting stops – are stops and stop limits that are not executed as soon as placed, but live for some time, until the price meets a stop condition. If that is correct, then it’s unclear why slippage in case of...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Stop Orders not executing
Replies: 8
Views: 1060

Re: Stop Orders not executing

Hello, Dnickless, MMS can influence only if you have order sending prohibition in it. If there are no such prohibitions, it shouldn’t affect. Please note that IOG is not supported in PortfolioTrader, and the orders can be generated on the bar close only. If you leave the orders for the next day plea...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Missing Chart Bars [SOLVED]
Replies: 14
Views: 1400

Re: Missing Chart Bars [SOLVED]

We have reproduced this behaviour on our side and forwarded this case to the developers for further analysis.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
11 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour
Replies: 9
Views: 927

Re: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour

Hello, Will, If a marketable limit order is placed, we should impose the commission equal to slippage. If a limit order, which is not going to be immediately executed, is placed, we should not impose additional commission. We should always impose the commission equal to slippage on other order types...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour
Replies: 9
Views: 927

Re: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour

wilkinsw, Please give a specific example of what you’d like to achieve. For example, in backtesting, a Buy Limit order is sent for 100 contracts @ 1000.00 on MSFT instrument; slippage = 2 Per Share. In this case, - what shall be specified in Strategy Performance Report? - at what price shall the ord...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
04 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour
Replies: 9
Views: 927

Re: Slippage settings: Wrong behaviour

Hello, wilkinsw, You can enable slippage for Limit and Stop Limit orders in the Registry: Please follow these instructions: Close all MultiCharts processes. Go to Windows Start menu and launch Regedit.exe (type in Regedit.exe and press Enter). Please go to this path: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TS Su...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: QM ASCII export issue
Replies: 4
Views: 498

Re: QM ASCII export issue

Hello, Xslim,

Thank you for the provided information. We have forwarded this case to our developers for further analysis.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Oct 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: reseved word "Category" - please create return # for CryptoCurrency [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Re: reseved word "Category" - please create return # for CryptoCurrency [SOLVED]

Hello, Escamillo,

This value has already been added:

20 – Cryptoсurrency
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Sep 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Drawing tool issues on multiple data
Replies: 3
Views: 399

Re: Drawing tool issues on multiple data

Hello, jl12, Please send us the following files to support@multicharts.com so that we would be able to investigate the issue: 1. The workspace where the issue is reproduced. 2. Export of used symbols from QuoteManager in .qmd archive: http://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Exporting_D...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Sep 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: [Portfolio trader] 2nd reversal trade not executing?
Replies: 4
Views: 596

Re: [Portfolio trader] 2nd reversal trade not executing?

Hello! Please provide us the following report the so that our engineers could analyze the issue. Please reproduce the issue in a minimal environment, that means a simplified signal shall be applied to one trading chart in one workspace. As soon as the issue reproduced, please send us the following f...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Sep 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Delays receiving real-time data
Replies: 53
Views: 4309

Re: Delays receiving real-time data

Hello, pcrespo, Will it be possible for you to come to our live chat MON-FRI from 6:30 AM to 11:00 AM EST and demonstrate the delay of order generation issue to our engineers via remote connection? Live Chat is accessible from our web site http://www.multicharts.com/ (at the top of the page). We’ll ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Sep 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC64 Performance Limit Reached
Replies: 9
Views: 1268

Re: MC64 Performance Limit Reached

Hello, wilkinsw, The reasons that trigger the notification cannot be detected by Task Manager, Process Hacker and so on. As was specified in my previous post: This message is a means of protection from possible issues in case there is not enough system resources for TradingServer process. TradingSer...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Sep 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Future-COMBOS
Replies: 1
Views: 368

Re: Future-COMBOS

Hello, PK1, Let me address your questions in order: 1. Additional tab for combos was not added as it can be excessive for other users, who don’t use this category. We have forwarded this request to the developers for further analysis and estimation of improvement possibility in one of the future Mul...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Aug 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trend histogram number of bars
Replies: 1
Views: 319

Re: Trend histogram number of bars

Hello Splint! Chart and Scanner contain individual settings for the data series. Because of this, the Trend that is displayed on the Scanner will not always appear the same as in the chart window. The Trend itself can only display up to 80 bars, but no more than that. You can link the symbols in Sca...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
02 Aug 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problem draw trendline [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 363

Re: problem draw trendline [SOLVED]

Hello Turbofib,

It seems that you have Snap Mode enabled which prevents you from being able to place trend lines freely. To disable Snap Mode, please Select View ->Click once on Snap Mode.
More information on Snap Mode: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... /Snap_Mode
by Svetlana MultiCharts
31 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 714

Re: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode [SOLVED]

Hello, wilkinsw,

This seems to be a different issue. We have forwarded it to our dev team. I will keep you updated as soon as any news is available.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
26 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Optimization Custom Criteria
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Re: Optimization Custom Criteria

TwiceTrader,

Yes, it is possible.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
25 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Optimization Custom Criteria
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Re: Optimization Custom Criteria

Hello, TwiceTrader, You can perform the calculations in your script using “SetCustomFitnessValue” keyword: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/SetCustomFitnessValue Trade Profit (%) in the Strategy Performance Report is calculated according to the formula: Entry Price * Number of ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
25 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 714

Re: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode [SOLVED]

Sten,

I apologize if my reply was confusing. This issue is being analyzed by the dev team. I will keep you updated on the progress we have.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 714

Re: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode [SOLVED]

Hello, Sten,

Thanks for your feedback, it has been forwarded to the dev team and may be added to our to-do list for one of the future versions.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
23 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Ding sound when opening charts
Replies: 1
Views: 318

Re: Ding sound when opening charts

Hello, Splint,

Sound settings are available in Windows Control Panel->Sound->Sounds->Program Events->your version of MultiCharts. Please find the corresponding MultiCharts event and select “None” from the dropdown list of sounds to turn the sound off.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
18 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC64 Performance Limit Reached
Replies: 9
Views: 1268

Re: MC64 Performance Limit Reached

wilkinsw, Please reproduce the issue, make a full-sized screenshot of the error message and send it to support@multicharts.com Also please send us the report via Help -> Feedback so that we would be able to investigate the issue. Please enable the following checkboxes in the Feedback window: “Attach...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ASX 3 and 10 year Treasury Bonds [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 799

Re: ASX 3 and 10 year Treasury Bonds [SOLVED]

Hello, birdman3000, API IQfeed doesn’t return symbol settings, and when the symbol is added from the Lookup exchange settings are applied. If you use futures, you need to set up the correct settings in Symbol Dictionary: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Symbol_Dictionary_for_Fu...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Charts lagging in windows 10 [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 1066

Re: Charts lagging in windows 10 [SOLVED]

Hello, darob

We recommend to add all MultiCharts processes as exclusions in your antivirus settings.
You can do it by adding the paths to the folders where MultiCharts is installed (by default they are C:\ProgramData\TS Support and C:\Program Files\TS Support) to the exclusions.

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