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by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Jun 2019
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Detecting if Bar Magnifier is Enabled
Replies: 2
Views: 81

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: 178

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: 144

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: 144

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: 178

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: 112

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: 155

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: 1013

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: 157

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: 157

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: 157

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: 89

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: 132

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: 157

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: 1439

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: 149

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: 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: 1158

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: 211

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: 94

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: 164

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: 115

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: 119

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: 211

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: 211

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: 164

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: 404

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: 230

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: 404

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: 230

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: 111

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: 144

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: 1013

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: 171

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: 1013

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: 1013

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: 341

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: 171

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: 153

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: 289

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: 536

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: 174

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: 152

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: 394

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: 148

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: 200

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: 487

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: 167

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: 394

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: 224

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: 299

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: 107

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: 136

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: 177

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: 244

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: 1915

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: 223

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: 339

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: 229

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: 1766

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: 266

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: 544

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: 544

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: 339

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: 177

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: 299

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: 229

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: 269

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: 147

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: 829

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: 829

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: 156

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: 311

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: 2188

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: 311

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: 374

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: 544

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: 192

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: 544

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: 543

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: 544

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: 543

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: 544

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: 829

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: 543

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: 543

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: 543

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: 311

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: 229

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: 220

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: 350

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: 2304

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: 903

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: 224

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: 217

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: 247

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-software/index.php/Snap_Mode
by Svetlana MultiCharts
31 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode
Replies: 5
Views: 446

Re: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode

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: 371

Re: Optimization Custom Criteria

TwiceTrader,

Yes, it is possible.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
25 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Optimization Custom Criteria
Replies: 3
Views: 371

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
Replies: 5
Views: 446

Re: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode

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
Replies: 5
Views: 446

Re: BUG: Genetic Optimizer ignores settings in Basic mode

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: 222

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: 903

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: 575

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: 688

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.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: LSMA least square moving average [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 380

Re: LSMA least square moving average [SOLVED]

Hello, Auato,

This indicator is called "Linear Reg Curve" in MultiCharts. You can apply it on a chart via Insert -> Study -> Indicator.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC64 Performance Limit Reached
Replies: 9
Views: 903

Re: MC64 Performance Limit Reached

Dear Users, This message is a means of protection from possible issues in case there is not enough system resources for TradingServer process. TradingServer process serves all MultiCharts instances, and if the number of interprocess calls exceeds the system capabilities, this message appears. Usuall...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Difference between chart time and local time [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 700

Re: Difference between chart time and local time [SOLVED]

Hello, Umb,

Unfortunately, there is no setting to change it in MultiCharts.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Import symbol list - free quotes
Replies: 1
Views: 260

Re: Import symbol list - free quotes

Hello, Splint,

You should specify a category of the symbol, e.g. stocks, futures, forex, etc. Please find the instruction how to import a symbol list and a text file example here:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-sof ... ymbol_List
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Difference between chart time and local time [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 700

Re: Difference between chart time and local time [SOLVED]

Umb, Data Window/Chart Hint window displays the bar closing time. For the real-time bar it displays the time of future bar closing. As the resolution is 1 hour, the bars are displayed with one-hour interval. The previous image shows the following: The circled bar has been already closed at 22:00. Th...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: In a Spread Diff chart, can you show the symbols used on the chart? [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 560

Re: In a Spread Diff chart, can you show the symbols used on the chart? [SOLVED]

Hello, synonym You can plot symbol names of two data series in the Status Line of Spread – Diff indicator. Below is the code example: inputs: DataSeries1( Close of data1 ), DataSeries2( Close of data2 ) ; Plot1( DataSeries1 - DataSeries2, "SprdDiff" ) ; Plot2(symbolname data2); Plot3(symbo...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Difference between chart time and local time [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 700

Re: Difference between chart time and local time [SOLVED]

Hello, Umb,

If you’d like the chart to display your local time please set up Time Zone = Local in Format Instrument -> Settings. More information is here:
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Time_Zone
by Svetlana MultiCharts
02 Jul 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Assign Initial Market Position - BarsSinceEntry
Replies: 1
Views: 224

Re: Assign Initial Market Position - BarsSinceEntry

Hello, Parker,

Unfortunately such feature is currently unavailable and implementing it is not in our road map right now.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Moving average only starts plotting lates than expected
Replies: 5
Views: 395

Re: Moving average only starts plotting lates than expected

Automeq, MaxsBarsBack value shall be equal to the number of bars back the study needs to reference for calculation. E.g. if MaxBarsBack = 3 the study references 3 bars back starting from the 4th bar. If the study referenced back from the 3th bar inclusively – it would see 2 bars back and nothing ins...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Holding 2 or more stocks with scanner+chart-Trader [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 417

Re: Holding 2 or more stocks with scanner+chart-Trader [SOLVED]

Hello, bowlesj3, I hope the following explains the described behavior: 1. Drawings based on the data series disappear if the instrument is changed. Drawings based on the indicator’s subchart don’t disappear if the instrument is changed, because they are tied to the indicator. 2. Exit and Entry ATM S...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to insert this commission in MC ?
Replies: 2
Views: 356

Re: How to insert this commission in MC ?

Hello, Automeq,

Unfortunately, there is no way to do it through the commission manager or in the signal at the present moment.
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
28 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Moving average only starts plotting lates than expected
Replies: 5
Views: 395

Re: Moving average only starts plotting lates than expected

Hello, Automeq,

If MaxsBarsBack value is less than the study requires for calculation (User Specified = 0), then the value shall be auto detected.
In order to plot Moving Average from the 4th bar, please select User Specified = 3 for the Max number of bars study will reference parameter.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: multichart invented orders
Replies: 1
Views: 272

Re: multichart invented orders

Hello, turbofib, As it was discussed in the live chat, historical orders from Order and Position Tracker can be displayed on a chart only if the broker profile is connected and the corresponding account is selected on Chart Trading Panel. MultiCharts cannot generate orders by itself: if you didn’t p...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ASCII Mapped Data Going Missing [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 403

Re: ASCII Mapped Data Going Missing [SOLVED]

Hello, Parker, Please select one of the following data storage methods for each instrument of ASCII Mapping data source and don’t mess these methods up. 1) ASCII Mapping — creating a link from the software to the file with data. ASCII mapping does not import data into MultiCharts database (Edit data...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trades Summary of Order and Position Tracker is not correct
Replies: 3
Views: 343

Re: Trades Summary of Order and Position Tracker is not correct

turbofib,

Please right click on any cell of the Trades Summary tab and select “Export to Excel the list of trades used to create Trade Summary” from the popup menu.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
01 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: change position plot in Data Window [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 346

Re: change position plot in Data Window [SOLVED]

Hello, turbofib,

You can set up the order of plots in Data Window from your script. If you’d like “new draw” to be the first, use it in the script as “plot1”, use “Plot Equity Daily” as “plot2” to have it on the second position.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
01 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trades Summary of Order and Position Tracker is not correct
Replies: 3
Views: 343

Re: Trades Summary of Order and Position Tracker is not correct

Hello, shivax,

The total number of trades in your Trades Summary is 20.

entry straregy: 97496

Exit strategy : 93589

= result 3907 Loss

How did you get these results? Do they correspond to 1 trade?
Please provide step by step description of what you are comparing.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
31 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Symbol / Settings / Sessions
Replies: 2
Views: 268

Re: Symbol / Settings / Sessions

Hello, Kitty13, You give an example of the dialogue for a Futures (or Custom Futures) category symbol. Symbol Dictionary Settings cannot be selected for other categories. There is also “Use Custom Session Template” option available under “Sessions” tab for all symbol categories. Attention : Not all ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
30 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: I do not take orders sent with the multichart
Replies: 1
Views: 219

Re: I do not take orders sent with the multichart

Hello, turbofib,

This message is not generated by MultiCharts, it was received from IB TWS. Please contact your broker for more information about possible reasons of order rejection.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
29 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with the new T3Open of Webank [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 544

Re: problems with the new T3Open of Webank [SOLVED]

Dear Users,

WeBank informed us that the issue was successfully fixed last Friday in T3 Open 10.1 build 267.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
18 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Memory management and speeding up the portfolio backtester
Replies: 1
Views: 371

Re: Memory management and speeding up the portfolio backtester

Hello, SysInv, Memory usage is different during backtesting and optimization. Backtesting The memory is allocated for the entire data series + for the number of generated orders. Memory usage cannot be significantly reduced during backtesting, but the following methods still can be used: - Reduce th...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
17 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Setting BigPointValue/PriceScale/MinMove for a custom symbol? Possible? [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 728

Re: Setting BigPointValue/PriceScale/MinMove for a custom symbol? Possible? [SOLVED]

Hello, PK1, I believe this issue was addressed and solved in Live Chat. Could you please come back to Live Chat to demonstrate why the provided solution doesn't satisfy you? Live Chat is accessible from our web site http://www.multicharts.com/ (at the top of the page). We'll be expecting you Mon-Fri...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Forex Pip not even to the Point [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 416

Re: Forex Pip not even to the Point [SOLVED]

Hello, ural01,

As discussed in the live chat, we are waiting for you to send us the additional information by e-mail.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problems with the new T3Open of Webank [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 544

Re: problems with the new T3Open of Webank [SOLVED]

Hello, auato This is a known issue with Webank, and we assume that there’s been some changes on their end, as we haven’t introduced any changes to the Webank data feed connection recently. We contacted them on this matter, but so far haven’t received any reply. Once we receive any updates on this ca...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
11 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Feature Request: Trading view-style chart scroll and zoom
Replies: 3
Views: 825

Re: Feature Request: Trading view-style chart scroll and zoom

Hi, pythagoras,

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
06 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backup multichart and missing folder in powerlanguage
Replies: 5
Views: 536

Re: Backup multichart and missing folder in powerlanguage

Hello, turbofib, We have tested it on our side. The studies from the custom folders are backed up, but they are restored in the default folders (“Signals” if it is a signal, “Indicators” if it is an indicator, etc.). Custom folders aren’t saved and restored. You will have to recreate them by hand. W...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
23 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Feature Request: Trading view-style chart scroll and zoom
Replies: 3
Views: 825

Re: Feature Request: Trading view-style chart scroll and zoom

Hello, pythagoras, It’s already realized in MultiCharts – you can change scale by dragging Price/Time Scale. Here is how to do it: - Position the mouse pointer over the time scale; hold the left mouse button and drag the pointer to the right or to the left; - Position the mouse pointer over the pric...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
23 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Writing Faster Code
Replies: 2
Views: 594

Re: Writing Faster Code

Hello, bdwg General recommendations are the following: You should get rid of all excessive calculations in your code. As for the Output: it is used for debugging and can be helpful in some cases, but when the script works as expected printing to the Output is not necessary. As for optimization speed...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to count trade long e short in a day
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Re: How to count trade long e short in a day

turbofib, Unfortunately, there are no such keywords in PowerLanguage that would allow accessing this info. You can determine if the position is long or short using the PosTradeIsLong keyword, provided that the total number of trades (PosTradeCount) and the date of trade (PosTradeEntryDateTime) are k...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to count trade long e short in a day
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Re: How to count trade long e short in a day

Hello, turbofib,

Please describe the specific difficulty you have with the code you use.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
16 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Level II data [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 506

Re: Level II data [SOLVED]

Hello, gofortips, Unfortunately, it's impossible to receive Level II from IQfeed in MultiCharts. Please find the list of data sources which can be used to plot Level II data in the following article: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Which_Data_Sources_Can_Be_Used_to_Plot_Depth_...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem to load historical TS data
Replies: 1
Views: 293

Re: Problem to load historical TS data

Hello, shivax, Please make sure that you request data for the same symbol for which you provided a screenshot of Edit Data window. Please try to build a chart with the following parameters on Format Instrument window -> Settings tab: Resolution: 1 minute Quote Filed: Trade Sessions: 24/7 Data Range:...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: zoom the image with the mouswheel without holding down the CTRL - Key?
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Re: zoom the image with the mouswheel without holding down the CTRL - Key?

Hello, nuno-online, Unfortunately, one can’t zoom charts by mouse wheel without holding down the CTRL key. In MultiCharts the mouse wheel is used for scrolling a data series along the Time Scale. Alternative methods of zooming in/out supported in MultiCharts are the following: - Use the correspondin...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rotation Strategy Portfolio Trader
Replies: 6
Views: 690

Re: Rotation Strategy Portfolio Trader

Hello, njubee, The prebuilt Portfolio MM Strategies included in MultiCharts are provided mostly as an example and aren’t suitable for real trading, because the algorithm of criteria selection for order generation is very simple and may not correspond to the user’s needs. Users should configure this ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
23 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Missing navigation bar powerlanguage
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Re: Missing navigation bar powerlanguage

Hello, turbofib, Please follow these instructions: Close PowerLanguage editor. Go to Windows Start menu and launch Regedit.exe (type in Regedit.exe and press Enter). Please go to this path : for 32bit MC: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TS Support\MultiCharts\ for 64bit MC: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TS ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Open eurusd [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 462

Re: Open eurusd [SOLVED]

Hello, tradingest,

Please find the examples in the following article:
http://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Global_Variables
by Svetlana MultiCharts
14 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem to load feed to quotemanager
Replies: 1
Views: 218

Re: Problem to load feed to quotemanager

Hello, shivax, This message appears if one requests data from the data feed which is Inactive in QuoteManager -> Tools -> Data Sources. Please check that the data sources you use are Active in Data Sources window. After that it’ll be required to restart MultiCharts making sure that no MC processes a...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
14 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Unix time format [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 319

Re: Unix time format [SOLVED]

Hello, TraderWalrus,

It will be required to create two separate columns for date and time in order to import/map the file.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
14 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Possible "Method" Bug
Replies: 2
Views: 435

Re: Possible "Method" Bug

Hello, Jobauma,

You can use “out” contextual keyword for the first variant. Please find the reference here:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/csharp/language-reference/keywords/out
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: VXX Data symbol [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 393

Re: VXX Data symbol [SOLVED]

Hello, fede.adv! Please do the following: Make sure that you have access to the selected symbol and exchange in IB TWS. Re-add VXX symbol from the data source in QuoteManager with the exchange you have access to. Disconnect Interactive Brokers broker profile. Remove all Symbol Mapping lines with thi...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
09 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Open eurusd [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 462

Re: Open eurusd [SOLVED]

Hello, tradingest, In MultiCharts (with PowerLanguage) you can trade one symbol per chart only. Your trading series is always the main data series (data1). If you want to trade a certain number of instruments-you need to have a chart open for each symbol. You can add second, third, etc. data series ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
08 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Profile Disconnection Alert
Replies: 1
Views: 470

Re: Profile Disconnection Alert

Hello, stephenfsams,

This script shall be added not in “CalcBar” method, but in the event handler of a timer.
Also it’s necessary to add “TradeManager.ProcessEvents();”.
You can use “ExecControl.RecalcLastBarAfter” as a timer, and
“OnRecalcLastBarAfterEvent()” as an event handler.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: TIF Unspecified - Cancel Order at the end of day [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 599

Re: TIF Unspecified - Cancel Order at the end of day [SOLVED]

Hello, fede, When "Emulate Stop orders locally" feature is enabled MultiCharts does not assign any TIF value to emulated orders, that is why you can see the "Time in Force - Unspecified" value. It is true both for auto and manual trading. All TIF information is processed by the b...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Continuous contracts in IB yet? [SOLVED]
Replies: 14
Views: 1255

Re: Continuous contracts in IB yet? [SOLVED]

Hello, gpw797, Trading on continuous contracts is not supported on IB end. You will need to configure the Symbol Mapping to place trades from a continuous contract chart. Please select the continuous contract for chart symbol and the current contract for the broker symbol. Here is how to do that: ht...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: chart Quote Field becomes blank
Replies: 5
Views: 776

Re: chart Quote Field becomes blank

wzero, Unfortunately, we weren’t able to reproduce this issue on our side. Please send us step-by-step instruction how to reproduce this issue or come to our live chat MON-FRI from 6:30 AM to 12:00 PM EST so that we could study this behavior remotely. Live Chat is accessible from our web site http:/...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
27 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: IB LSE, TSE stocks chart fake spike
Replies: 6
Views: 964

Re: IB LSE, TSE stocks chart fake spike

wzero, We were unable to replicate this behavior on our end. In order to continue the analysis of IB fake spikes issue, we need you to reproduce the issue on your side with extended logging. Here’re the steps for enabling the extended logging: • Close MultiCharts and all of its processes: https://ww...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Could we have Playback speed updates : 125, 150, 200, 500, 1250, 1500 , 2000 ?
Replies: 3
Views: 554

Re: Could we have Playback speed updates : 125, 150, 200, 500, 1250, 1500 , 2000 ?

Emmanuel,

Thanks for your detailed description. This is not a trivial functionality and currently we cannot include it in our to-do list. You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: http://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Total Value / keyword for
Replies: 5
Views: 480

Re: Portfolio Total Value / keyword for

LMC1,

How do you calculate the “Market Value of all current holdings”?
by Svetlana MultiCharts
22 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: IB LSE, TSE stocks chart fake spike
Replies: 6
Views: 964

Re: IB LSE, TSE stocks chart fake spike

Hello, wzero

IB reported us they have fixed a similar issue on their end (on server side). Please let us know if it is still reproduced on your side.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: Could we have Playback speed updates : 125, 150, 200, 500, 1250, 1500 , 2000 ?
Replies: 3
Views: 554

Re: Could we have Playback speed updates : 125, 150, 200, 500, 1250, 1500 , 2000 ?

Hello Emmanuel, Thanks for your feedback. We have discussed it internally and going to add #1 and #2 in one of the future versions. Currently they are targeted to MultiCharts 13, but it may change down the road. As for the item #3 – do you want to control the speed programmatically or you also want ...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts .NET
Topic: chart Quote Field becomes blank
Replies: 5
Views: 776

Re: chart Quote Field becomes blank

Hello, wzero,

Please send us the workspace where the issue is reproduced to support@multicharts.com so that we would be able to investigate the issue.
As soon as we receive the requested files, the engineers will study the case and we will get in touch with you when we have any feedback from them.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
13 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Cover short trade very strange
Replies: 4
Views: 422

Re: Cover short trade very strange

tradingest, You can verify it in Strategy Properties window -> Backtesting tab. Please refer to the following articles for more information about extended backtesting: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Precise_Backtesting and Bar Magnifier: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-so...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Stoploss order entered and rejected at end of session [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 1040

Re: Stoploss order entered and rejected at end of session [SOLVED]

Logs analysis showed the following: The broker/exchange did not accept the orders and rejected them, because they were sent after the session close. We can recommend the following: - Use GTC for Time in Force parameter. - If you need to have the order cancelled before sessions close – modify your sc...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
12 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Total Value / keyword for
Replies: 5
Views: 480

Re: Portfolio Total Value / keyword for

LMC1,

Please describe the specific difficulty you have with implementing it.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
08 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Cover short trade very strange
Replies: 4
Views: 422

Re: Cover short trade very strange

Hello, tradingest,

It looks like you are referring to backtesting results with Bar Magnifier and/or Extended Backtesting enabled. In this case orders are filled based on Ask and Bid prices, while your chart most likely has Trades plotted.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Total Value / keyword for
Replies: 5
Views: 480

Re: Portfolio Total Value / keyword for

Hi, LMC1

Unfortunately, there is no such pre-built function in MultiCharts, you will need to program your own code to calculate it.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
06 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: data2 access in scanner [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 315

Re: data2 access in scanner [SOLVED]

Hello, ppc,

Unfortunately, access to Data2 from Scanner is not supported in MultiCharts.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
05 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Stoploss order entered and rejected at end of session [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 1040

Re: Stoploss order entered and rejected at end of session [SOLVED]

Hello, firemag,

Yes, we received them. Thank you for the provided information.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
01 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Stoploss order entered and rejected at end of session [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 1040

Re: Stoploss order entered and rejected at end of session [SOLVED]

Hello, Firemag

When the issue is reproduced, please, don’t close MultiCharts and send us logs through Help -> Feedback.
Also, please provide ID of the order.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
24 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: EUR/USD: Order: Sell Market 5000: Status Rejected [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 419

Re: EUR/USD: Order: Sell Market 5000: Status Rejected [SOLVED]

For FXCM connection 1 contract in MultiCharts = lot size on the broker’s side (i.e. 5000 contracts don’t correspond to $5000).
by Svetlana MultiCharts
21 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: EUR/USD: Order: Sell Market 5000: Status Rejected [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 419

Re: EUR/USD: Order: Sell Market 5000: Status Rejected [SOLVED]

Hello, Jim

Please answer the questions I've sent you in e-mail.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
20 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Trader and Market Position [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 651

Re: Portfolio Trader and Market Position [SOLVED]

If you want only to check the position at broker – you can use the “MarketPosition_at_Broker” command in your own code. But if you want your strategy to also manage this position – it would be better to utilize the !From Broker To Strategy MP Synchronizer! signal, since it already has the position s...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Trader and Market Position [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 651

Re: Portfolio Trader and Market Position [SOLVED]

Hello, TraderWalrus,

The commands you have listed, as well as the pre-built autotrading signal !From Broker To Strategy MP Synchronizer! will work not only on chart but in the PortfolioTrader too.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
15 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: DOM display in "k". How to change? [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 363

Re: DOM display in "k". How to change? [SOLVED]

Hello, Wilkinsw Please right-click anywhere on the DOM window except for Buy, Price & Sell columns and control elements and enable the "Always Show Entire Number" option: https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Depth_of_market_(DOM)#Always_Show_Entire_Number_option
by Svetlana MultiCharts
07 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rollover for continous futures contracts [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 1452

Re: Rollover for continous futures contracts [SOLVED]

Can i not apply a logic in the quotemanager to tell it to roll over on the 15th of the rollover month? swisstrader82, You need to create your own Custom Futures in the QuoteManager to do that: http://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Custom_Futures Continuous contracts provided by IQFe...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
03 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Pricescale - round quotes
Replies: 1
Views: 333

Re: Pricescale - round quotes

Hello, Wegi

Unfortunately, at the moment there is no such feature in MultiCharts. The platform won’t round the prices received from a data source according to the specified Min Movement when displaying them on a chart.
by Svetlana MultiCharts
01 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rollover for continous futures contracts [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 1452

Re: Rollover for continous futures contracts [SOLVED]

Zheka, Starting with MultiCharts 11.0 Release it is possible to receive data for continuous futures contracts from Interactive Brokers. It requires version 966 of TWS or higher or Gateway of the latest version. Please, find other improvements made in MultiCharts 11 in our blog: https://www.multichar...
by Svetlana MultiCharts
31 Oct 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rollover for continous futures contracts [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 1452

Re: Rollover for continous futures contracts [SOLVED]

Hello, swisstrader82! @NOB# futures is a continuous contract provided by IQFeed data provider directly. Such contracts have no settings, the data is received "as is". If you want to build a continuous futures data series in MultiCharts - create your own Custom Futures instrument. Please re...

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