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by dof
24 Jul 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: USDCAD - No data in many timescales
Replies: 6
Views: 3065

Re: no uscad data

Is there a problem with the uscad data yet, just wondering, dont seem to have no data, thanks
I'm also seeing no USD/CAD data on port 8000, and port 9000 is flatly refusing to connect.
Same here
by dof
02 Apr 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Connection
Replies: 6
Views: 3087

Connection

My charts are not filling. MCFX is connected and all it sais is establishing connection on all my charts.
I use port 9000
by dof
28 Mar 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: General unreliability
Replies: 16
Views: 6235

I don't know what are you complaining but i start MCFX sunday and close it on friday and everything is working. I get my signals, i got my emails.
by dof
26 Mar 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: General unreliability
Replies: 16
Views: 6235

MCFX it's a work in progress, everybody subscribing should now that. They have some issues, like sparkz said, there are many events in the log, but almost all of them are warnings not errors. When you analyze, MT is more reliable, has more features, it's free (at least for the user) and has a mobile...
by dof
16 Mar 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Announcement: Data server problem
Replies: 2
Views: 2135

Re: Announcement: Data server problem

Dear customers, Today our primary server for an undefined reason stopped providing FXCM data and we recommend you to switch to 9000 port to GainCapital or 7000 port to an additional datafeed that we have added to back up the main two. This datafeed (7000 port) provides the same 24 currency pairs as...
by dof
11 Mar 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New Release?!
Replies: 18
Views: 6548

So how's everything going with the new release?
Any news?
by dof
11 Mar 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Everyone - check your subscription rate!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 2452

Re: Everyone - check your subscription rate!!!

I have just discovered that even though MCFX Pro is, and has been for some time only $79 / month, because I signed up when it was $99 a month TS Support kept charging me $99. Basically, I was being overcharged $20/month for several months. When the subscription rate changed, they did not alter my r...
by dof
04 Mar 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Selecting the start time of a bar
Replies: 1
Views: 1791

Re: Selecting the start time of a bar

I'm running MCFX Basic Beta. Is it possible to set the start time of a bar when compiling a chart? For example, if I compile a 4 hour chart, I'm given bars with timestamps (local time): 0700 1100 1500 1900 2300 0300 As 4 hour bars are (if I understand correctly) compiled from 1 hour data, is it pos...
by dof
04 Mar 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Rearranging workspace tabs
Replies: 2
Views: 1882

Re: Rearranging workspace tabs

I run several workspaces based on different time scales, and I like to have the tabs along the bottom of the screen arranged in order of increasing time period, so I can flip from e.g. a 5 minute chart to a 4 hour chart without having to reload any data. If an error occurs, and I have to close a wo...
by dof
04 Mar 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New Release?!
Replies: 18
Views: 6548

We are planning to release new versions of MCFX Basic and Pro this week. It will include minor improvements, Print option and if MCFX disconnects from the server, you won't need to restart the application as it will reconnect to the server.
Save chart as image would be nicer :)
by dof
26 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: "Firewall doesn't allow software to connect"
Replies: 6
Views: 3257

Join the club. I had the exact same problem and the only fix was to hack the registry to change it back to port 8000 (FXCM data). Because you couldn't actually start the app, you couldn't change the port settings as they only take hold once you start the app, change the port and then re-start the a...
by dof
25 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New Release?!
Replies: 18
Views: 6548

So, do we have a new release :)?
by dof
23 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Just a question this time re the price line
Replies: 6
Views: 3018

I subscribe to this. It's anoying
by dof
21 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Strategy back-testing
Replies: 3
Views: 2226

Back-testing is available in the current beta versions of MCFX and soon we are going to release the official versions of MCFX Basic and Pro.
I have the latest beta version posted on the download section. Anyway, waiting for the oficial release. This week? Next week? :lol:
by dof
20 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Strategy back-testing
Replies: 3
Views: 2226

Strategy back-testing

by dof
16 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New Release?!
Replies: 18
Views: 6548

New Release?!

I heard something about a new release this week. Is it coming?
Thanks
by dof
15 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: MCFX charts not updating....arghh!
Replies: 11
Views: 4502

Did anyone try the Gain feed? The FXCM feed has been notoriously unreliable so I'm wondering if anyone has had the chance to compare the two yet? I didn't know the Capital Gain feed was available yet... Is it? :o I am using Gain and seams to better. Some gaps on fxcm where not present in gain. You ...
by dof
13 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Announcement: MCFX data issues
Replies: 3
Views: 2315

I can see that the data is stucked using gain capital. Anyway, this a good news and I know it can't be done overnight.
Anyway I hope you will fix the issues soon. I also hope that the option to chose the feed for a chart is in development and we will soon have it.

Have a great day.
by dof
11 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Again
Replies: 0
Views: 1529

Again

On gbp jpy and aud jpy (those are the ones i've cheked) i have different price on 4H charts and daily charts.
Now I have 237.25 on 4H chart and 237.07 on the daily chart.
by dof
08 Feb 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: "live" chat via email???
Replies: 3
Views: 1953

Dear Terminal7, We confirm that the last two weeks the reliability of our product was grossly worsened. But we have been working really hard to fix all the problems and make MCFX rock solid. In a few days we will connect the second server and GainCapital to decrease the risks of missing data. Soon ...
by dof
25 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Help! Charts are NOT updating.
Replies: 17
Views: 8646

This is good news.
Keep up the good work.
Waiting for gain capital, not that their are the best, but having 2 is safer :)

Thanks
by dof
25 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Gap in charts
Replies: 14
Views: 5386

That's why many people are here, custom indicators written in easy language.

For the last few weeks things were going good, no errors, no crashing, until yesterday. I might guess that they installed something new. In that case their testing department (if they have one) sucks.
by dof
23 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Help! Charts are NOT updating.
Replies: 17
Views: 8646

Same problem, and i restart the computer. The volatility is high, bad time for data feed to drop. I have 3 brokers with live accounts and 2with demo and mcfx. Anyway, mcfx choosed a bad moment to drop. Even if it's fxcm's fault it's still mcfx's fault, i sad more than 6 months ago that fxcm sucks an...
by dof
08 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: EAccessViolation, after installation 8O
Replies: 11
Views: 4199

I had the same problem but i ignored it because it was on my work machine.
Your solution worked for me also.
by dof
08 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: AUD JPY
Replies: 2
Views: 2020

Everything is fine now. Strange :)
by dof
08 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: AUD JPY
Replies: 2
Views: 2020

AUD JPY

This happend before with a different pair.
Same candle twice. If you look on the daily chart on 12/6/2006 and 12/7/2006 for aud jpy
by dof
05 Jan 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Error
Replies: 2
Views: 994

My MCFX was closed. Now MCFX gives me a similar error.
by dof
05 Jan 2007
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Error
Replies: 2
Views: 994

Error

I just subscribed to multicharts.

When I start the application I get an error.
I have the oficial release, I also have MCFX installed.
First I installed the beta version, I had the same error. I uninstall the beta version.
by dof
04 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Daily Charts errors
Replies: 5
Views: 2709

Sounds similar to my "show / not show" session breaks problem I posted a little while back. Do you find that the breaks are there regardless of wether "show session breaks" is checked or unchecked? It's doing that only on the daily chart. If I change the period it works fine. It's not bringing the ...
by dof
04 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Daily Charts errors
Replies: 5
Views: 2709

I've created a new work space and added a new chart. Here is the chart.
I've tried several times on several pairs. The same. I have the beta version.
by dof
04 Jan 2007
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Daily Charts errors
Replies: 5
Views: 2709

Daily Charts errors

After closing the application and opening it again I have some problems with the daily chart. I see a gap that I haven't seen it initialy. It's on all my daily charts.
by dof
29 Dec 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Signal on email [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 1858

I built my own alert to phone. Works okay for me.
by dof
19 Dec 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: GBP/JPY data [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 6158

Could you please post a screenshot confirming that a candle for the daily chart 12/15/2006 is missing?

I plotted this symbol and didn't notice any gap (please see the screenshot).
now it's not missing. the whole weekend was. All the pairs
by dof
16 Dec 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: EURAUD
Replies: 2
Views: 1951

EURAUD

Please tell me if the daily chart is a correct reflection of the 15 min chart on eur aud for 6th and 7th december, specially for the 7th december.
by dof
16 Dec 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Same old issues - connection, load time - any progress????
Replies: 9
Views: 3135

I would like to have a newer version. Where can i get it from?
by dof
16 Dec 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: GBP/JPY data [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 6158

Dof,
This weekend we edited the data and now the problem with the bad tick is fixed.
The candle for the daily chart for friday 12/15/2006 is missing.
by dof
06 Dec 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: GBP/JPY data [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 6158

We tried to load again the data from FXCM but it still had this bad tick. This weekend we are going to filter the received data ourselves.
Try from somebody else, maybe you will have more luck.
by dof
04 Dec 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: GBP/JPY data [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 6158

The data will be fixed next weekend, we'll need the time to implement a filter and test it on all available data.
Then, data will be ran through a filter before becoming available for the users.
"Next week" is over.
by dof
22 Nov 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: GBP/JPY data [SOLVED]
Replies: 17
Views: 6158

The data in the storage has been fixed.
Please request the chart again, it should be all right.
It's not for me, i'm trying now and i have a big, really big spike
by dof
22 Nov 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Save data
Replies: 9
Views: 3339

I bet you have a good algorithm for compressing, but one thing I've notice. There is a big difference between loading time on saturday and and monday. THe idea is that when there is no activity the charts are loading how you expect, but when things get crowded... So maybe, and I say maybe, you're no...
by dof
17 Nov 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Save data
Replies: 9
Views: 3339

Save data

Why don't you save the data on the local machine so only the new candles will be downloaded? with the option of refreshing the chart from server, witch will download everything?
If you have 20 charts.. it takes a lot of time.
Just a thought
by dof
17 Oct 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: MCFX problems fixed
Replies: 13
Views: 4990

A new version of MCFX is due out soon with some minor improvements, we'll notify all users. The issue that was fixed was on the server side, related to the data source API and there's no need to update the client software to fix it. I see, I thought so, did you changed the data feed or it's still F...
by dof
17 Oct 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: MCFX problems fixed
Replies: 13
Views: 4990

Re: MCFX problems fixed

Dear customers - With the aid of your feedback we have been able to fix the MCFX problems, thanks everybody for the feedback! Note: Since MCFX has been showing stable, error-free perfomance for a month, we will resume charging the payment for it. There were server related issues? Because I didn't r...
by dof
17 Sep 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Data feed
Replies: 0
Views: 1543

Data feed

My charts looks different since friday. The data feed was down for 1-2 hours and now it's different again.
Did you change the data feed?
by dof
03 Sep 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Where is the pricefeed coming from? [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 4443

We are going to connect COESfx the next month. I hope it helps.
Great news!
They are an ECN broker.

Would you let us know when COESFX it's avaible?

Thank you
by dof
21 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Data feed down? [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 2870

Today it's monday, i don't receive data. The last candle that i received is 5:15 PM candle. I refreshed the chart, i changed the date in format symbol... nothing.
What's wrong?
by dof
21 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Data feed down? [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 2870

We apologize for the Sunday down time. We were forced to maintain the server for several hours on Sunday since there are data holes for the last week. Since MCFX provides gigabytes of data maintenance takes significant time. Unfortunately it was impossible to fix the problem since the same data pro...
by dof
20 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Data feed down? [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 2870

Re: Data feed down? [SOLVED]

Any idea when the data feed will be back up? It's 6pm CST where I am.
I think it's down.. it's 7:00 PM EST. It's down for more than 1 hour.
by dof
19 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Loading speed
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

Please download and install the newer version using the same link as before.
Is there a way to know when a new version is released and what bugs are fixed?

And also, can't you have an upgrade option? It'e annoying to remove the previous version and reinstall the new version.

Thank you
by dof
18 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Loading speed
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

I have 580.981

i have 5 min, 15 min, 4h and daily for all 4 workspaces.
by dof
17 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Loading speed
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

Loading speed

I have 3 workspaces each with 4 charts. It's taking a couple of minutes to MCFX to load everything. All the charts have 500 candles back option. I have high speed internet, 6 mbs and I hade a dual core with 1 gb ram. I don't have may programs running on the machine. Is this normal? What should be th...
by dof
15 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: how many members does MCFX have so far?
Replies: 2
Views: 1764

Re: how many members does MCFX have so far?

Quick question, how many faithful members does MCFX have? I wonder if everyone has left MCFX for a better, reliabe service?
Need to come up with a better way of providing data feed or else, in the end, no one is here.
I sure would like a different data feed, or at least 2 to choose from :)
by dof
14 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Data feed issues
Replies: 2
Views: 1796

You are right no realtime data was coming from them for about an hour. We sincerely apologize for this in any case and we'll keep on our work meant to finally prevent such problems in the future and add a backup data feed. Well it would be nice if FXCM would be back up and have a real broker as pri...
by dof
14 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Data feed issues
Replies: 2
Views: 1796

Data feed issues

FXCM is a bad, bad, bad data feed. As a broker they are bad, everybody's complaining about them.

Friday their data feed had some issues, also last night, fxcm was down for a couple of hours and after that they came with a chart that is way far from reality.

I have a screen shot for you.
by dof
08 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

I'm not verry happy having FXCM as a data feed provider. I haven't heard one good thing about them.
Do you know when you will have another data feed?
by dof
08 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Size
Replies: 1
Views: 1503

Never mind, i'm idiot, i found the issue. It was selected something different when than the price when I right click on the price axe, but I don't know how it ended like that. Problem solved, thanx :)
by dof
08 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Size
Replies: 1
Views: 1503

Size

If I use the right side (where the price axe is) to change the scale of the chart nothing is happening with the candlesticks and so I have a strange chart with the values on the price axe different than the actual price.

I have a screen shot.
by dof
08 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Update on every tick
Replies: 8
Views: 3054

What do you mean by working fine? Doesn't update intrabar?
Yes
What's the status of this? Did you find the reason?
by dof
08 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Subscription
Replies: 3
Views: 1951

Sorry for the inconvenience. Sometimes we receive order confirmations from our billing partner with delay, your subscription has been prolonged, please let me know how it works.
No, it's not working
by dof
07 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Subscription
Replies: 3
Views: 1951

Subscription

I subscribed 1 month ago. Now it say that the account has expired. I though that will automatically charge me until cancel. I don't want to make new accout because I need the same account id.
Let me know what I should do.
by dof
07 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Update on every tick
Replies: 8
Views: 3054

What do you mean by working fine? Doesn't update intrabar?
Yes
by dof
07 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Update on every tick
Replies: 8
Views: 3054

Custom indicator shouldn't be the reason. We'll try to reproduce it and get back to you. Thank you again for your input.
If i go to format studies and i turn off the indicator and after that turn it on again using status button... it's working fine.

Any suggestions?
by dof
07 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

I'm not verry happy having FXCM as a data feed provider. I haven't heard one good thing about them.
by dof
04 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: NEW VERSION
Replies: 5
Views: 2519

Re: NEW VERSION

Hi,
Just followed your link and installed the newest version of MCFX # 580.923.
Opened up the program and nothing happened. Frozen!
"Waiting for data" message remained on the screen!
Nothing has been fixed?
This is happening again.
Waiting for data...
by dof
04 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: NEW VERSION
Replies: 5
Views: 2519

Sorry for the temporary halting the datafeed - we were loading 4 years of tick history for all symbols to the server, and that caused a problem. Now the datafeed is running uninterrupted and will work stable in the future.
Yes, but now I can't add any study.
by dof
03 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: NEW VERSION
Replies: 5
Views: 2519

Re: NEW VERSION

Hi,
Just followed your link and installed the newest version of MCFX # 580.923.
Opened up the program and nothing happened. Frozen!
"Waiting for data" message remained on the screen!
Nothing has been fixed?
Same thing here.

Waiting for data...
by dof
02 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Update on every tick
Replies: 8
Views: 3054

Thank you very much for the report. As I understand from your description it always works fine after the reload, is this true? Also, what do you mean by "sometimes", is it possible to reproduce the problem easily or it is quire rare? It works fine after reload. I said sometimes because I can't find...
by dof
02 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Update on every tick
Replies: 8
Views: 3054

Update on every tick

Even if I have uncheck the "update on every tick" option for an indicator, still, sometimes it updades and the candle is not closed.

Is there something special that I have to do to make it work?

If I refresh the chart, everything is normal and I don't get an alert until the end of the candle, but...
by dof
01 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

MCFX has a single data source so far, may be we'll add others in the future. MultiCharts allows you to use almost any data provider.
Do you know when you will have more than 1 source?

Can I have a trial for multiCharts?
by dof
01 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

You are very welcome. Please let us know at once if you see something similar in the future.
Is there another data source that I can use?
by dof
01 Aug 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

You'll understand form a closer look at the first screenshot I've attached. There on the 1-minute chart, the squares mark those bars from which the 15-minute bars above are plotted. It's quite visual and clear. I compared MCFX data with TS and actually saw a small difference, I'm not sure which dat...
by dof
31 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

It's not normal at all, I agree. We'll try to investigate this further but please note that we didn't change the approach to plotting a chart. Can you explain me once again how you plot the chart highlighting the difference between what I expect and how you plot? And also, do you have another data ...
by dof
31 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

It's just other approach to plotting a chart. For example TS uses the same logic. It seems much more logical to me to create a bar from the already existing data than from data yet to come. It's normal to have one chart and after you refresh it to have a different one? Why friday it was different t...
by dof
31 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

FXCM sucks, that's the only data feed that you have? They are the worse of the worse of the worse. All other charting software looks how it suppose to look, they look the same. I don't want no new age algorith for charting. Of course I assume that. If the candle is from 8:30 to 8:45 I want to see th...
by dof
31 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

I have my own picture :lol:
by dof
31 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

Looking carefully we can see it all works properly. The two large 15-minute bars appeared because a minute bar with a broad range was included in it, I made a screenshot showing the two 15-minute bars and the 1-minute bars they originated from. As you see, it's simple o explain, please let me know ...
by dof
30 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

If you take a look on the 5 minutes chart for that moment you will see 2 big up candles, the 8:30 candle and 8:35 candle. After that it was quite.

So if you combine the 8:30, 8:35 and 8:40 candle from 5 minutes chart you should get one big up candle on the 15 minutes chart.
by dof
30 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: New data feed
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

New data feed

I think you changed the data history or something like that. My charts look different now since friday for that day. Friday morning it was a big move on GBP/USD (and others). I have my 15 minutes chart and I know that the big move was from 8:30 to 8:45 and friday it looked good: one big green candle...
by dof
26 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: No data [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 2257

Dear Rich,

It's hardly possible if you are using the new version. Could you please let us know what is your version? You can check this in the menu Help > About.
I have the latest version. I've showed it to you this morning. Today at 5 pm it stoped refreshing. If I press Ctrl + R it's okay.
by dof
26 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: MCFX feature requests topic and poll
Replies: 20
Views: 10241

* Ability to chose data feed of a chart(symbol). It would be awsome. This is the way you can verify the corectitude of FXCM or other source. * Email alert. It's not a problem yet because I've made my on C# application to email (sms) me everytime a new popup window apears, but it would be nice to hav...
by dof
21 Jul 2006
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Refreshing
Replies: 1
Views: 1555

If you set the latest date to the future, the data will be received starting from the latest avaialble date, i.e. the current date. Please tell what you wanted to find out with this experiment? Sometimes MCFX doesn't receive data anyumore because of that date so i have to go change the data. I was ...

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