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by kinwai
11 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to continue my strategy after server restart
Replies: 5
Views: 864

Re: How to continue my strategy after server restart

For example, if use 1 min chart and use dynamic variable to keep the day high value. After computer executed the strategy but computer halt and need to restart, how can resume the strategy but reload the previous dynamic variable?
by kinwai
03 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Convert_currency not working in realtime?
Replies: 14
Views: 1278

Re: Convert_currency not working in realtime?

Hi Wilkinsw, where did you see this news?
by kinwai
01 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Convert_currency not working in realtime?
Replies: 14
Views: 1278

Re: Convert_currency not working in realtime?

I get this error as well
by kinwai
01 Mar 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to continue my strategy after server restart
Replies: 5
Views: 864

Re: How to continue my strategy after server restart

I have tried it, but it just for entry price, contract. However, if the strategy has real time value calculation, it’s not able to get it back.
by kinwai
20 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to continue my strategy after server restart
Replies: 5
Views: 864

How to continue my strategy after server restart

When my strategy opened a position, I need to restart server due to something reasons (eg. Windows force restart, computer halt, stop computer in weekend .....etc) Any way to resume my strategy? My strategy logic includes marketpostion (tried to use marketposition_at_broker to replace), entry price ...
by kinwai
06 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

Usually I couldn’t reproduce the issue, but just occasionally happen. I use 1 min bar, based on my observation, when the market move very quick, it will be higher probability to reproduce it. Based on my testing as said above, it’s not data source issue, since both MC and AB running same data source...
by kinwai
05 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

Sure, it just happens occasionally and can resume when reload data
by kinwai
04 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Market Order Delay
Replies: 2
Views: 326

Re: Market Order Delay

Hi Anna, Thanks
by kinwai
01 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Market Order Delay
Replies: 2
Views: 326

Market Order Delay

If I want to send market order to buy some contracts at the same time, there may be possible to buy higher price in last fews contracts. Any possible to send market order with delay? If I want to send some contracts market order, can MC allow send market order with little delay for each contract? Fo...
by kinwai
01 Feb 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

I described the case at the beginning of this post, my new post refers the same case. MultiCharts occasionally display incorrect bar, need to refresh to make it correct, it isn’t related the data source issue. As discussed in above post, I tried to use same data source under both MC and AB, when MC ...
by kinwai
31 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

Here is both screen captured, it happened around 8:50 in NQ
by kinwai
31 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

The case occasionally happen again and again.

Tonight it happened in NQ, need to reload the chart, may I know if the root cause has been identified? It’s a serious issue when autotrade
by kinwai
03 Jan 2020
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Buy stop and Sell stop order in next bar
Replies: 6
Views: 684

Re: Buy stop and Sell stop order in next bar

I know you want to use this bar to check the high of last bar. In this case, I may need to enable IOG in backtest, so that to check each tick to place buy order when exceed the high of last bar immediately. I’m thinking to use buy stop order to avoid to enable IOG. I could use this bar high and plac...
by kinwai
30 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Buy stop and Sell stop order in next bar
Replies: 6
Views: 684

Re: Buy stop and Sell stop order in next bar

Let me elaborate more the logic.

When current bar close, I want to set next bar to buy if price > current bar high and set stop lose to current bar low.
by kinwai
29 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Different email address for email alerts in different strategy properties
Replies: 7
Views: 871

Different email address for email alerts in different strategy properties

All strategy strategy share same email alerts, how can I set different email address for different email alert?
by kinwai
29 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Buy stop and Sell stop order in next bar
Replies: 6
Views: 684

Re: Buy stop and Sell stop order in next bar

I know how to describe in sentence, but how to translate in code? Actually, I cannot use this bar to check exceed the high of last bar.
by kinwai
29 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Buy stop and Sell stop order in next bar
Replies: 6
Views: 684

Buy stop and Sell stop order in next bar

Refer to my below code, when reach high or low in next bar, then will place buy or sell order respectively. However, I want to buy only when reach high in next bar. Once order placed, I want to set stop loss when reach low, but not to place sell order even marketposition is 0, how to revise my code?...
by kinwai
24 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Cross over
Replies: 2
Views: 383

Re: Cross over

Thanks for your prompt response.

I want to change the condition (Signal value) and check it to submit order if true.
by kinwai
23 Dec 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Cross over
Replies: 2
Views: 383

Cross over

Hi all,

May be a simple question, when I use 30 mins timeframe of the below code, if I want any price cross over var0 but not the bar close price, the only way is to enable IOG?

Code: Select all

If close cross over var0 then Signal = true;
by kinwai
12 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Date change to reset variable
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Date change to reset variable

I use date > date[1] to reset variable after date change. Eg If date > date[1] then var1 = 0; Found it doesn’t work when I use tick data, the var1 reset to 0 for all tick within the same bar (on my case 1 min per bar), for my logic, I only want to reset var1 to 0 at first tick only. The var1 has alr...
by kinwai
10 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Any build in VWAP indicator in MC? [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 1467

Re: Any build in VWAP indicator in MC? [SOLVED]

Yes, done it before my post
by kinwai
10 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Any build in VWAP indicator in MC? [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 1467

Re: Any build in VWAP indicator in MC? [SOLVED]

Already checked don’t have this indicator
by kinwai
09 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Any build in VWAP indicator in MC? [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 1467

Any build in VWAP indicator in MC? [SOLVED]

I saw some posts to customise it, but does it have build-in indicator?
by kinwai
08 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 654

Re: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]

Do you mean “How to get help” post 2? It is only for code tag.

Post #2 of this thread.
by kinwai
08 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 654

Re: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]

After declared IntraBarPersist variable, most of the bar works to keep the value, but still have some bars reset the variable, any clue?
by kinwai
08 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 654

Re: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]

Here is the sample, the variable signalCount reset in next bar when IOG enabled.

Code: Select all

if signalCount = 0 then
begin
Buy next bar at market;
signalCount = signalCount + 1;
end;

if date > date[1] then
signalCount = 0;
by kinwai
07 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 654

Re: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]

One supplement, I tried to print the signalCount after + 1 to prove that the variable is updated to “1”, but in next bar, it reset to “0” again
by kinwai
07 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 654

Re: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]

The code likes below, I use signalCount to count number of signal and only place order when signalCount = 0. if signalCount = 0 then begin Buy next bar at market; signalCount = signalCount + 1; end; if date > date[1] then signalCount = 0; It works when IOG disabled. However, when IOG enabled, the si...
by kinwai
07 Oct 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 654

After Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, then variable reset [SOLVED]

In 1 min timeframe,

When Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) disabled, I set a variable, I could get it in next bar (next min)..

When Intra-Bar Order Generation (IOG) enabled, I set a variable, but it will reset in next OHLC bar. Any idea?
by kinwai
22 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtest vs Real Time
Replies: 4
Views: 469

Re: Backtest vs Real Time

One supplement, my strategy don’t need to go into detail as bid/ask level
by kinwai
21 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtest vs Real Time
Replies: 4
Views: 469

Re: Backtest vs Real Time

Thanks, TJ

I have read some of the above articles before, so may I conclude the most similar to real time settings are IOG enabled with Bar magnifier set as Tick?
by kinwai
21 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtest vs Real Time
Replies: 4
Views: 469

Re: Backtest vs Real Time

One supplement, the Bar Magnifier set by “Tick”
by kinwai
21 Sep 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtest vs Real Time
Replies: 4
Views: 469

Backtest vs Real Time

On backtest, when I set both IOG enabled and Bar Magnifier (Assume historical data supported) enabled , does it mean that the result (exclude slippage) most likely will be same as Real Time?
by kinwai
23 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SAR between MC and Megahub PowerTicker
Replies: 1
Views: 307

SAR between MC and Megahub PowerTicker

The Parabolic SAR result between MC and Megahub PowerTicker are different even using the same parameters, anyone has idea?
by kinwai
23 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Real time data cannot resume after lunch break
Replies: 9
Views: 947

Re: Real time data cannot resume after lunch break

Not only IB, tried IQfeed also
by kinwai
23 Jul 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data downloaded but request backfilling again
Replies: 11
Views: 1137

Re: Data downloaded but request backfilling again

Already checked and settings are correct
by kinwai
19 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data downloaded but request backfilling again
Replies: 11
Views: 1137

Re: Data downloaded but request backfilling again

Yes, I have checked and terminated all MC process already.
by kinwai
19 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Real time data cannot resume after lunch break
Replies: 9
Views: 947

Re: Real time data cannot resume after lunch break

I'm not sure as IB don't has this option for selection
by kinwai
13 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data downloaded but request backfilling again
Replies: 11
Views: 1137

Re: Data downloaded but request backfilling again

Hi wilkinsw, already manually flushed the data and it also will also done when closing MC. Hi TJ, here is the steps: 1. Add symbol in quotemanager and enabled “Collect RT Data w/o plotting. 2. Open the symbol by chart windows. 3. Open 1 min chart and wait for backfilling. 4. After done, make sure al...
by kinwai
12 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data downloaded but request backfilling again
Replies: 11
Views: 1137

Re: Data downloaded but request backfilling again

I checked the “Collect RT Data w/o Plotting” already in quotemanager, but still need backfilling
by kinwai
11 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data downloaded but request backfilling again
Replies: 11
Views: 1137

Re: Data downloaded but request backfilling again

Haven’t flushed in my case, after downloaded all 1 min data, then open a new workspace with same symbol immediately.
by kinwai
10 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data downloaded but request backfilling again
Replies: 11
Views: 1137

Data downloaded but request backfilling again

I downloaded 1 min chart data and saved, when I open a new workspace and use 1 min chart with same symbol in the new workspace, why the system needs backfilling data again?
by kinwai
07 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

Hi Henry, Before make this post, I have already tired to reload the chart, but no luck. However, when I delete the data and clear cache and request data from provider again, the chart issue is gone. Do you know the root cause? I may be a criterial issue on autotrade if bar generated wrong but data s...
by kinwai
06 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

Tried IQFeed, but same issue found
by kinwai
05 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Left/Right edge on chart scroll bar doesn’t work
Replies: 1
Views: 4757

Left/Right edge on chart scroll bar doesn’t work

Any experienced that the left/right edge function doesn’t work?
by kinwai
05 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

You may find an option > settings > users settings > trading platform > marketing data subscription
by kinwai
04 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Hang when switching timeframe
Replies: 2
Views: 360

Re: Hang when switching timeframe

MultiCharts64 Version 12.0 Release (Build 18038)
by kinwai
04 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Real time data cannot resume after lunch break
Replies: 9
Views: 947

Re: Real time data stopped when market opening

Here is my version, the version just downloaded a few days ago.

MultiCharts64 Version 12.0 Release (Build 18038)
by kinwai
04 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Re: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

Already tried, but doesn’t work. The chart always displays “backfilling” and the “Reload All Data” option is dimmed.
by kinwai
04 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Real time data cannot resume after lunch break
Replies: 9
Views: 947

Real time data cannot resume after lunch break

In Hong Kong, there is a lunch break between 12:00-13:00, even I set the session of HSI future correct, found the real time data cannot be resumed after lunch break, when close the MC and run again, then the real time data will resume, anyone can advise how to fit it?
by kinwai
04 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 1567

Incorrect bar in MC 12 [SOLVED]

I installed both MC and AB under same computer to connect IB as data source. Sometimes I found MC piloted incorrect bar. Refer to the attached chart, the bar at 1:00 am was incorrect in MC, anyone has experience on this? Instead of manually correct the data, can I request MC to get small period data...
by kinwai
04 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Real time data cannot resume after lunch break
Replies: 9
Views: 947

Real time data stopped when market opening

I always experienced that the real-time data suddenly stopped during marketing open, I need to close the MC 12 and run again, then the issue gone. I used IB as data provider. I’m previously using AB installed on same computer, but don’t have such issue, it’s a serious issue for autotrader. Anyone ca...
by kinwai
04 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Hang when switching timeframe
Replies: 2
Views: 360

Hang when switching timeframe

When switching timeframe, eg. Daily chart to weekly, server connection is required from data provider, sometimes I found it hold an unreasonable long time, after I closed the MC 12 and run again, then the chart display again. Is it a bug?
by kinwai
04 May 2019
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Request server connection from data provider for each timeframe
Replies: 3
Views: 432

Request server connection from data provider for each timeframe

When I request historical data for each timeframe, I need to wait download data from data provider. eg. Downloaded 1 min timeframe data, then switch to 5 min, hourly, daily or weekly ....... All need to wait per requested timeframe Any way to download the data for each timeframe and don’t need to wa...

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