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by TJ
22 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Counting bars/days since condition=true
Replies: 5
Views: 34

Re: Counting bars/days since condition=true

Ok Barstatus(0-2): 0:Open,1:Intrabar,2:Close. As this strategy is applied to Daily Bars with IntrabarCalculation I dont get your point here. Your mind is focused on a "Daily" strategy, but in fact, your logic is an intra-day one, because you are making intra-day evaluations and decisions....
by TJ
22 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Counting bars/days since condition=true
Replies: 5
Views: 34

Re: Counting bars/days since condition=true

Look up the keyword

BarStatus
by TJ
22 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Counting bars/days since condition=true
Replies: 5
Views: 34

Re: Counting bars/days since condition=true

What do you mean by... (even if it becomes not true in the meantime) ?
by TJ
22 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Breaking down Daily strategies into MTF
Replies: 2
Views: 34

Re: Breaking down Daily strategies into MTF

What is a MTF strategy?
by TJ
21 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strategy questions
Replies: 2
Views: 54

Re: Strategy questions

I would suggest you to break down the questions into individual threads.

If you ask a general question, you will get a general answer.

If you ask a specific question, you will get a specific answer.

If you ask a big question, you might not get any response. :-D
by TJ
20 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: countdown for contrats resolution [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 52

Re: countdown for contrats resolution [SOLVED]

Lots of EasyLanguage counter codes on the internet; I would download a few and make comparisons.
by TJ
20 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC stops working.
Replies: 32
Views: 490

Re: MC stops working.

Thanks Anna. I will do that. For a 2nd day I managed to keep Avast turned off in the services folder all day and MC 64 bit ran all day. So now what I will do is I will toggle Avast back and forth with a day on and a day off to see if a consistent pattern of MC crashes occurs. If I get a crash while...
by TJ
20 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: countdown for contrats resolution [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 52

Re: countdown for contrats resolution [SOLVED]

chipeur_le_renard wrote:Hello tj

Interactive brokers



The ticks provided by IB are not real ticks; they are aggregated ticks.
I don't know if this is the cause of your discrepancy. This is something you need to put in mind during your debugging.
by TJ
20 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: countdown for contrats resolution [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 52

Re: countdown for contrats resolution [SOLVED]

Who is your data provider?
by TJ
19 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC stops working.
Replies: 32
Views: 490

Re: MC stops working.

bowlesj3 wrote:
I had to completely remove Avast. It doesn't like MC. Removal instructions below:


Yes, I was wondering about this. Do any antivirus like MC?



I am using ZoneAlarm Antivirus and Firewall.
by TJ
19 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plots change when I scroll the charts
Replies: 3
Views: 29

Re: Plots change when I scroll the charts

1. Right-click on the chart
2. Select "Visual Order"
3. a window will pop up
4. highlight the instrument
5. move the instrument down to the bottom by selecting "Send to Back".
6. Close the window. You are done.
by TJ
18 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plots change when I scroll the charts
Replies: 3
Views: 29

Re: Plots change when I scroll the charts

Make sure your indicator is anchored to the chart.
by TJ
18 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Point and Figure problem and suggestion
Replies: 12
Views: 156

Re: Point and Figure problem and suggestion

concluding in one sentence, which is my requirement here: With the "Break on Session" option activated, the BoxSize should be calculated exactly the same as without the "Break on Session" option activated, except for the gap display. :-) This has been debated and discussed and a...
by TJ
18 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC dollar trailing stop
Replies: 2
Views: 26

Re: MC dollar trailing stop

I have frequently had an issue of after a filled LE or SE order, there is a delay of the MC dollar trailing stop, being entered into the system. Sometimes it gets entered next bar or 2 or 3 bars later. I would like it to consistently be entered immediately upon receiving a fill on a market position...
by TJ
18 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Please vote: Build a charttype via script [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Re: Please vote: Build a charttype via script [SOLVED]

Hi, many have very individual requirements on certain chart types. MC already has a large number of types. It would be most flexible if you could program your own chart type via script. Please vote for this flexible option! Thank you very much! https://www.multicharts.com/pm/public/multicharts/issu...
by TJ
16 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC stops working.
Replies: 32
Views: 490

Re: MC stops working.

I also got a new disk last year.

The computer has been crashing/freezing on me randomly for months. I tried multiple anti-virus to clean the disk (a new disk!). I finally track it down to some java script that pushes Ads to my browser. As long as I avoid certain websites, I am ok.
by TJ
16 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC stops working.
Replies: 32
Views: 490

Re: MC stops working.

Have you installed all the Windows update and service packs?
It is a pain to do all the update, but one old patch can throw the programs into disarray.
by TJ
14 Jun 2018
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: Percent Volume Oscillator (PVO)
Replies: 8
Views: 716

Re: Percent Volume Oscillator (PVO)

synonym wrote:Hi TJ,

did you get Laurent's PVO to work?

Thank you
Syn



I don't remember; it's been a long time.
by TJ
14 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC stops working.
Replies: 32
Views: 490

Re: MC stops working.

bowlesj3 wrote:I just got another "MultiCharts64 has stopped working" error . . .
. . . with a new disk drive now too. MS 11.0 built 15808




Do you mean you have re-installed Windows?
by TJ
13 Jun 2018
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: ADE, ELcollections, and GlobalVariables
Replies: 36
Views: 34979

Re: ADE, ELcollections, and GlobalVariables

waveslider wrote:64Bit and I have the 64Bit version located in the TSSupport folder.
Are you using it successfully?



Please be precise, you must save the files to this folder

Program Files\TS Support\MultiCharts64
by TJ
13 Jun 2018
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: ADE, ELcollections, and GlobalVariables
Replies: 36
Views: 34979

Re: ADE, ELcollections, and GlobalVariables

waveslider wrote:I am also getting the error "Can't find dll "elcollections.dll""
I have it installed in the proper folder as identified.
Please assist



Which version are you using? 32-bit? or 64-bit?
by TJ
13 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: TextSize of 8 no showing properly
Replies: 7
Views: 122

Re: TextSize of 8 no showing properly

This same problem happened to me a few times over the years. (3~4 times over 10 yrs)
A reboot or a reload of the wsp fixed the problem.
by TJ
11 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: i cant to save preference multichart
Replies: 11
Views: 120

Re: i cant to save preference multichart

Go to LiveChat. Let techsupport help you.
by TJ
11 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: i cant to save preference multichart
Replies: 11
Views: 120

Re: i cant to save preference multichart

shivax wrote:do you mean as pics?



NO

Go to Windows... Control Panel... set user account... make yourself an administrator.
by TJ
11 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: i cant to save preference multichart
Replies: 11
Views: 120

Re: i cant to save preference multichart

shivax wrote:
TJ wrote:
shivax wrote:i don't use antivirus..the pc is in a vps
i use window server 2012



You need to give yourself admin privilege to save to the file.



i rin multichart as administrator but the problem is the same



You have to go to your Windows operating system and give yourself the administrator status.
by TJ
09 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: i cant to save preference multichart
Replies: 11
Views: 120

Re: i cant to save preference multichart

shivax wrote:i don't use antivirus..the pc is in a vps
i use window server 2012



You need to give yourself admin privilege to save to the file.
by TJ
09 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: @xx contracts?
Replies: 9
Views: 69

Re: @xx contracts?

Please go to the IB website to check the data availability. If you are loading 5 min of years of back history data... forget it. Too much data to download in real time. Please check your QuoteManager; you should be able to see the messages on why you are not getting data. (Disclaimer: I don't know i...
by TJ
09 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: @xx contracts?
Replies: 9
Views: 69

Re: @xx contracts?

Hmmm.....I thought the @xx contracts are the continuous contracts put out by the data source.....in my case IB.....and they would alleviate the need to build a continuous contract via expired contracts? So if I want to have ES data extending back to 1998 . . . Do you know if IB supplies data so far...
by TJ
08 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: @xx contracts?
Replies: 9
Views: 69

Re: @xx contracts?

Please use the Custom Future in MC.
MultiCharts will link the contracts and make adjustments for you on-the-fly.
by TJ
08 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: @xx contracts?
Replies: 9
Views: 69

Re: @xx contracts?

Is that the continuous contract?
by TJ
07 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: If not(X) then return;
Replies: 6
Views: 74

Re: If not(X) then return;

turbofib wrote:hi

Is it possible to use an output condition without using if then?

(in c# it's : If not(X) then return )



Please explain with an example.
by TJ
05 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: All studies on a chart will randomly turn OFF from time to time
Replies: 10
Views: 487

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

if your charts look ok on the screen, your wsp is not corrupted.

You can save the wsp in a different name as a back up. (eg append the date to the wsp name)
by TJ
05 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Scaling of MA on RSI [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 1021

Re: Scaling of MA on RSI NOT SOLVED. A Make or Break issue. [SOLVED]

Please Help TJ. I really hope you can help me find a satisfactory solution to this...otherwise MC is of no use to me at all. There are at least 2 issues here, one you might find a quick answer, the other...i'm not so sure. 1. I was amazed to find that i am having difficulty in getting an indicator ...
by TJ
05 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Send signals from one chart to another?
Replies: 5
Views: 110

Re: Send signals from one chart to another?

Gaempi wrote:Do you have some code examples?


Have you tried a search of this forum?
by TJ
04 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Idea for Trendlines
Replies: 3
Views: 61

Re: Idea for Trendlines

Hi All I'll be submitting this to Project Management, but thought others might like the idea too and want to support it. It's a simply change to MC but will make a big difference to the charts of those who use a fair number of trendlines. It's the ability to colour the extension of the tline differ...
by TJ
03 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Symbol from Multiple Historical Data Sources [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 35

Re: Symbol from Multiple Historical Data Sources [SOLVED]

How many symbols?

The easiest way is to export the daily data to an ASCII file,
and then import them to the provider 1 symbol.
by TJ
01 Jun 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Send signals from one chart to another?
Replies: 5
Views: 110

Re: Send signals from one chart to another?

Gaempi wrote:Is it possible to send tradingsignals from one chart to another?

The idea is: Send a signal from a renko chart to a bar chart.
So it is possibel to value a strategy in renko chart in real bar chart.

Thanks



You can use GlobalVariables to exchange information between charts/indicators/strategies.
by TJ
31 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Auto Trading Questions
Replies: 10
Views: 265

Re: Auto Trading Questions

No such built-in option in MC.
by TJ
30 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB papertrade Simulator with MC strategy? [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: IB papertrade Simulator with MC strategy? [SOLVED]

Thanks TJ and sptrader.....that's exactly what I need. I've been a discretionary trader for too many years to count. We'll leave it at before PC or Apple ever existed. Hey we are of the same vintage. :D Yes, I figured I missed throwing a connection switch on the two pieces. Perhaps you, or someone,...
by TJ
29 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB papertrade Simulator with MC strategy? [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 101

Re: IB papertrade Simulator with MC strategy? [SOLVED]

I have a live account with IB and have been using the papertrading account to discretionary trade my work. I have been backtesting my system work with a strategy that I now want to run with the papertrading account. The trades appear on my MC charts but do not appear on the IB papertrade account. H...
by TJ
29 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: convert number bar in data [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 69

Re: convert number bar in data [SOLVED]

turbofib wrote:ok
now it's 1190529 date ..ok

i want to know the date of 1200 bar ago


How i code it? thank





date of 1200 bar ago = DATE [ 1200 ]
by TJ
29 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: convert number bar in data [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 69

Re: convert number bar in data [SOLVED]

hi, i would like di convert number bar in data example: BarNumber= 123400 what data does it match? what is the number 123400? i don't understand it :( I should know how many bars there are in a day ... but if in a day there is no trading? If you make consistent examples, you will never be confused.
by TJ
29 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: convert number bar in data [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 69

Re: convert number bar in data [SOLVED]

turbofib wrote:Date of day..

Example: 40 bar ago is 1180528



Code: Select all


Date.of.day = Date [ barnumber - 123400 ] ;

by TJ
29 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: convert number bar in data [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 69

Re: convert number bar in data [SOLVED]

turbofib wrote:hi,
i would like di convert number bar in data

example:

BarNumber= 123400

what data does it match?



What data would you like?
by TJ
28 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Color Text in different color [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Re: Color Text in different color [SOLVED]

You can have 2 colors if the text is centered at the BarTime.
Half of the text in front of the BarTime,
and half of the text behind the BarTime.


Look up the keyword

Text_SetStyle
by TJ
27 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: TS Custom Futures [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Re: TS Custom Futures [SOLVED]

If you want to show your future contracts in continuous format,

DO NOT USE the TS's continuous contract.

Create individual original contracts in QuoteManager.
Then let MultiCharts build the continuous contract for you.
by TJ
24 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: color subchart
Replies: 5
Views: 139

Re: color subchart

How did you do the main chart?
by TJ
24 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: color subchart
Replies: 5
Views: 139

Re: color subchart

shivax wrote:hi, is possible to do it?



Do what?
by TJ
19 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Exchanging data between code
Replies: 12
Views: 209

Re: Exchanging data between code

If there is a will, there is a way. ok, but one has to stick to given signatures which limit the usage. With these I_set/I_get - functionality things get way better but in a limited way. Pls correct me if I don't see some things but someone who wants to draw max drawdown and current profit from a s...
by TJ
19 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: First trading day after saturday [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 59

Re: First trading day after saturday [SOLVED]

shivax wrote:hi,
i want to know the First trading day after saturday



Look up the keyword:

DayOfWeek

Code: Select all


If DayOfWeek[1] > DayOfWeek then today must be the First trading day after saturday

by TJ
19 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Exchanging data between code
Replies: 12
Views: 209

Re: Exchanging data between code

If there is a will, there is a way.
by TJ
18 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Exchanging data between code
Replies: 12
Views: 209

Re: Exchanging data between code

Look up these new Keywords. They might be useful

i_getplotvalue
i_setplotvalue
by TJ
18 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Exchanging data between code
Replies: 12
Views: 209

Re: Exchanging data between code

PK1 wrote:Hello,

I've got a question regarding the ways of exchanging data between a strategy and an indicator. ....



Are the strategy and indicator residing in the same chart?
by TJ
17 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Historical function data
Replies: 4
Views: 143

Re: Historical function data

The volume of data in the market depth is probably 50 times or even 100 times of each tick data. Your computer/database might be challenged to handle such massive volume. Look carefully, at each moment, for each one tick, there are 10 levels of bid and ask on each side. And each of the bid and ask, ...
by TJ
16 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC64 Performance Limit Reached
Replies: 2
Views: 119

Re: MC64 Performance Limit Reached

I received this error/dialogue today and searched for help but could not find the topic: "Multicharts64 - Performance limit reached. A new instance of Multicharts cannot be launched. Reduce the number of charts with enabled auto trading and try again." What am I doing wrong and what can I...
by TJ
14 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Intel I9 v AMD TR1950
Replies: 9
Views: 223

Re: Intel I9 v AMD TR1950

Hello, Need some straightforward opinions on upgrading my hardware to trade my futures contracts on MC. I keep blowing up my current MC system because of a lack of RAM (I believe). I am admittedly not technical and have no talent in that direction but I do have a reliable and robust trading system ...
by TJ
14 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Intel I9 v AMD TR1950
Replies: 9
Views: 223

Re: Intel I9 v AMD TR1950

my 2 cents: 1. I9 7960 or AMD TR 1950? Games ok, but I would never buy AMD for serious work 2. Does it matter for RAM sizes 32GB, 64GB, 128GB? 16 GB is low in today's standard. 32 GB is plenty. Need to see your TaskManager to tell if you need more. 3. Does it matter if high-end GPU like a GTX 1070 o...
by TJ
12 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Symbol Dictionary for a custom Symbol [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 122

Re: Symbol Dictionary for a custom Symbol [SOLVED]

you have to use the custom setting
by TJ
12 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Symbol Dictionary for a custom Symbol [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 122

Re: Symbol Dictionary for a custom Symbol [SOLVED]

What are the values you want for PriceScale/MinMove/BigPointVal ?
by TJ
11 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Setting BigPointValue/PriceScale/MinMove for a custom symbol? Possible? [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 167

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

Edit: Two screenshots with same data but different settings. The first with the custom settings (according to your screenshot ) NO NO NO... my screen shot is to show you where to make the changes. I don't know what instrument you are using. You have to enter the proper setting for your particular i...
by TJ
11 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Setting BigPointValue/PriceScale/MinMove for a custom symbol? Possible? [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 167

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

PK1 wrote:I can not because then MC is buggy while drawing chart data and the entire chart is corrupt. All this is described above ...



Why do you blame MC?
What is buggy?

You have to take responsibility for your data.
by TJ
10 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Wrong opening of a trade when backtesting? (Opened at L instead of O) [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 96

Re: Wrong opening of a trade when backtesting? (Opened at L instead of O) [SOLVED]

When IntrabarOrderGeneration = true
your order will be triggered in the same bar, as soon as the trade criteria is met.

I not saying this is the problem you are encountering; I just want to make sure we are on the same page.
by TJ
07 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problem price in order limit [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 129

Re: problem price in order limit [SOLVED]

You might want to study some of the links here:
[FAQ] Autotrade / Backtest / Optimization
viewtopic.php?t=10811
by TJ
07 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: problem price in order limit [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 129

Re: problem price in order limit [SOLVED]

is this a real trade? or a back test? or walk forward test?
by TJ
07 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: UI Freeze
Replies: 4
Views: 142

Re: UI Freeze

This is most likely caused by a coding error -- an infinite loop that grabs all the CPU resources.
by TJ
04 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: UI Freeze
Replies: 4
Views: 142

Re: UI Freeze

MultiCharts version? Please go to Help>About to find the build number. Please describe your computer -- CPU, RAM, OS version What is your Anti-virus/firewall? What other programs are you running? How many charts? What are the chart resolutions? How much history on the charts? How many indicators/str...
by TJ
03 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Running out of Memory Alert 32Bit-Version
Replies: 9
Views: 222

Re: Running out of Memory Alert 32Bit-Version

Hello, I have installed the 32-Bit-version MultiCharts Version 11.0 Release (Build 15806) and using 2 workspaces with each 4 Charts. Each charts gets data from TS and shows Rangebars for two month history. MC take round about 1GB RAM. I have 32GB available. MC shows permanently the Alert of "r...
by TJ
02 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Compile error
Replies: 5
Views: 124

Re: Compile error

plaforte wrote:Thank you TJ. You had informed me before about posting code I could not remember how to tag it I made a better note this time.

The topic you refer me to, I clicked your link it says ''there is currently no text in this page''.




It is a browser parsing problem. Please try it again.
by TJ
02 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Compile error
Replies: 5
Views: 124

Re: Compile error

Please see this article

Compilation Error (errLine 0, errColumn 0, errLineEnd 0, errColumnEnd 0)
https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Compilation_Error_(errLine_0,_errColumn_0,_errLineEnd_0,_errColumnEnd_0)
by TJ
02 May 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Compile error
Replies: 5
Views: 124

Re: Compile error

See post #1 & #2
viewtopic.php?t=11713
by TJ
29 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Missing indicator in insert study [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 129

Re: Missing indicator in insert study [SOLVED]

Is this the only indicator that is not showing? Have you tried to create another indicator in another name? Does it show? Do you have more than one version of MC on your computer? Do you have the new beta? Maybe your MC is pointing to a directory that is different than where the PLE is saving the fi...
by TJ
27 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Flex Renko Closes
Replies: 1
Views: 121

Re: Flex Renko Closes

See post #1 and #2
viewtopic.php?t=11713
by TJ
26 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Lookback period for data2
Replies: 9
Views: 178

Re: Lookback period for data2

Hi joyjoy Multiple data streams can be referenced with the keyword DATA. If we do not put anything about the flow of data, the variables do calculations and store values referring to Data1. If you want the variables to make calculations and store values referring to another data flow, for example D...
by TJ
24 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: code property indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 67

Re: code property indicator [SOLVED]

Go to wiki and look up

MaxBarsBack
by TJ
22 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Wrong session ending time [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 76

Re: Wrong session ending time [SOLVED]

arjfca wrote:I did set one chart to custom session, reload it. Then close / reopen MC. All charts / workspaces back to normal now.

Thanks you TJ



:D Thanks for reporting back. Good to know it is working.
by TJ
22 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Wrong session ending time [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 76

Re: Wrong session ending time [SOLVED]

Check your chart setting.
Are you using the default setting?
or are you using 24/7?
by TJ
20 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts FAQ
Topic: The MC10 Win10 4k Display Implementation Q&A
Replies: 27
Views: 5358

Re: 4K/UHD Monitors for actual MC + IB?

Today's TV are quite good. Good enough to use as a monitor. (with the appropriate distance for the size)

If you get a TV, make sure you get a true UHD TV, not interlaced.
by TJ
15 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plotting RTH midline for ES
Replies: 6
Views: 122

Re: Plotting RTH midline for ES

I don't understand your issue.

If you need further help,
please post a screenshot of the chart,
write notes on the chart
illustrating what is the problem,
and what needs to be done.
by TJ
15 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plotting RTH midline for ES
Replies: 6
Views: 122

Re: Plotting RTH midline for ES

Please see post #1 and #2
viewtopic.php?t=11713
by TJ
15 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ASX 3 and 10 year Treasury Bonds
Replies: 1
Views: 85

Re: ASX 3 and 10 year Treasury Bonds

Hello I am using IQFeed as my data provider. I am trying to run backtests on ASX bonds (YT and XT) however in QuoteManager I believe the Price Scale, Min Movement, and Big Point Value settings for the symbol are incorrect. Is there an easy way to get the correct data in there so that my backtests a...
by TJ
14 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plotting RTH midline for ES
Replies: 6
Views: 122

Re: Plotting RTH midline for ES

mic645 wrote:Hi Tj,

I will be using the indicator for 1 min, 5 min, 20 min and 60 min charts....



Have you tried HighS(0) ?
by TJ
14 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plotting RTH midline for ES
Replies: 6
Views: 122

Re: Plotting RTH midline for ES

mic645 wrote:Hi there,

I am trying to code 24 hour mid and or RTH session midline for ES.

I've tried using highS, lowS but that only returns mid point of High and Low of last period..

Just seeing if there is an easy answer for this one.

Thank you in advance,

Michael


What is your chart resolution?
by TJ
13 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Send Array Bi-Dimensional in function as parameter
Replies: 4
Views: 98

Re: Send Array Bi-Dimensional in function as parameter

Where did you get this "EntryPosition_NetProfitIntraBar_Function"?
What does it do?

If this is a coding question, please post your codes.
by TJ
13 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Store the array of values [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: Store the array of values [SOLVED]

shivax wrote:is it possible to store 2 values in an array?
(if I use the multidimensional array it's not what I want)



Anything is possible. It depends... :lol:

Please explain further.
Please give examples, and its purpose and intended use.
by TJ
12 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: is really position History of Order and position tracker? [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 74

Re: is really position History of Order and position tracker? [SOLVED]

hi, look this it's a demo account but is possible to trade when are the markets closed? (April 08th is Sunday :lol: :lol: ) Are you using the Demo Account or the Paper Trading Account ? The paper trading account runs parallel to the real account. The demo account runs 24/7. It replays old data for ...
by TJ
12 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: is really position History of Order and position tracker? [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 74

Re: is really position History of Order and position tracker? [SOLVED]

shivax wrote:hi, look this

it's a demo account but is possible to trade when are the markets closed? (April 08th is Sunday :lol: :lol: )



The markets begin trading at 6 pm on Sundays.
by TJ
12 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 144

Re: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]

turbofib wrote:Close and ReOpen Multichart :(



Yes you need to do that for every rollover day on continuous/custom futures.
Otherwise you will not get the back adjustments.
by TJ
12 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order of signals within the backtesting
Replies: 8
Views: 160

Re: Order of signals within the backtesting

EasyLanguage works best when there is one action per bar, two the most. If your trading strategy involves multiple actions intra-bar, my advice is... to reduce the bar interval from 60 min to a lower minute count. eg 15 min, or even 5 min. You have to adjust your codes and logics accordingly. It wil...
by TJ
12 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 144

Re: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]

turbofib wrote:i reload data, i delete cache but the problem is the same



You have to find out your friend's setting,
or try MultiCharts LiveChat. They can sort it out for you.
by TJ
12 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 144

Re: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]

turbofib wrote:the symbol is @le#c

why i must to use Custom futures? my friends use this symbol on mc and it's OK

the problem is in my multichart



Please reload the data.
by TJ
12 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 144

Re: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]

For continuous future contracts, please use MultiCharts' Custom Future feature. MultiCharts will make the rollover adjustments for you.
by TJ
12 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 144

Re: New Live Cattle problem chart [SOLVED]

You are using the continuous contract. The symbol just had a rollover?
by TJ
10 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: VOTE: Strategy Hound
Replies: 4
Views: 141

Re: VOTE: Strategy Hound

It is a rabbit hole... I would not waste time pursuing it.
by TJ
08 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rotation Strategy Portfolio Trader
Replies: 6
Views: 336

Re: Rotation Strategy Portfolio Trader

njubee wrote:Is it possible to use (SetPeg) function in Multicharts ?
I want to exit my portfolio at the best ask.



Have you done a search to see if this has been answered previously?
by TJ
08 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: email alert
Replies: 7
Views: 168

Re: email alert

shivax wrote:I read it but i dont find the solution to my problem



Please state the exact problem you are having.
by TJ
07 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem currentBar is not correct [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 115

Re: Problem currentBar is not correct [SOLVED]

turbofib wrote:Hi, look this pics
I print CurrentBar in all bar chart but the BarNumber( is egual to currentBar) =1 does not correspond to the first bar of the day



Have you looked up the definition of CurrentBar ?

It is in the wiki under

PowerLanguage Keyword Reference
> Data Information/General‎ (77 P)
by TJ
07 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: email alert
Replies: 7
Views: 168

Re: email alert

shivax wrote:hi,
it's possibile to send email (email alert) if automate order execution is off ?



See post #13
viewtopic.php?f=16&t=6845


See post #9
viewtopic.php?t=10811
by TJ
05 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: change input value of indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 129

Re: change input value of indicator [SOLVED]

If you go to the code and rename the variable, the value will be reassigned. eg. change the variable name from "length" to "LENGTH" will cause the value to be reassigned during compilation. Thanks TJ. I also use this way but want to find another way to achieve this. Sometimes, t...
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order Timing [SOLVED]
Replies: 25
Views: 384

Re: Buy {"BUY"} Next Bar at Open ; [SOLVED]

Please note the Log at the bottom of the Chart Window. There is little to no difference from the Order Generated time and the Order Filled time. Next note the placement of the Green Buy Arrow on the next bar - "Buy Next bar Open". What is happening and why the big difference between Order...
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: connect charts and drawing tools
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Re: connect charts and drawing tools

O66 wrote:Hi,

is it possible to draw a rectangle on chart 1 (60 min) and plot it (automatically) also on chart 2 (5 min)



Nothing is impossible, but there is no direct way (or easy way) of doing it.
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Interactive broker feed....No data [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: Interactive broker feed....No data [SOLVED]

How did you add the instrument?
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Same strategy, same data flow but different results
Replies: 9
Views: 129

Re: Same strategy, same data flow but different results

You can begin by describing one specific problem -- take ONE example trade, with specific BUY/SELL triggers, fills, and describe what do you think is wrong. Thanks TJ I'll try to do that, but I do not know. The truth is that the same configuration of the signal for the same data flow should give si...
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Same strategy, same data flow but different results
Replies: 9
Views: 129

Re: Same strategy, same data flow but different results

Also in the Performance report of Multicharts, the equity curve does not match the data in the report I do not know what I'm doing wrong You can begin by describing one specific problem -- take ONE example trade, with specific BUY/SELL triggers, fills, and describe what do you think is wrong. If th...
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: change input value of indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 129

Re: change input value of indicator [SOLVED]

Hi MC friends, I apply an indicator to 20 charts. If I change the value of input of indicator (e.g. from 1 to 0 or from 0 to 1), I need to change it one by one in each chart. Is there any way to change it globally (make change once then indicators in 20 charts has same input value) so as to minimiz...
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: change input value of indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 129

Re: change input value of indicator [SOLVED]

Hi MC friends, I apply an indicator to 20 charts. If I change the value of input of indicator (e.g. from 1 to 0 or from 0 to 1), I need to change it one by one in each chart. Is there any way to change it globally (make change once then indicators in 20 charts has same input value) so as to minimiz...
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Same strategy, same data flow but different results
Replies: 9
Views: 129

Re: Same strategy, same data flow but different results

Hello, I have created a signal, and I am applying it to the same symbol, with the same TF, same data history, same parameters in the signal ... in the TS platform and in the Multicharts platform ...using the data flow of TS on the Multicharts platform However, the results of both platforms are enor...
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Interactive broker feed....No data [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: Interactive broker feed....No data [SOLVED]

Is this new?

or did you have it working before, and it doesn't work now?
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Delete historical order and position [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Re: Delete historical order and position [SOLVED]

shivax wrote:Excuse me...
I see the pc with windows server 2012 but i don't see this folder...(in window10 is Ok but not in window 2012 server)..
See pics

I don't find folder ProgramData in window2012 Server



The directory is probably hidden.
You will need to un-hide it first.
by TJ
04 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Delete historical order and position [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Re: Delete historical order and position [SOLVED]

shivax wrote:yes..i've it

Immagine.png

what folder i must to delete to do this?



Please read the previous instruction again, carefully.
by TJ
03 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Delete historical order and position [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 106

Re: Delete historical order and position [SOLVED]

hi, i want delete Order and Position Tracker i see this thread : https://www.multicharts.com/discussion/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=46216&p=102834&hilit=reset+order+and+position+tracker#p102834 but i don't fint the folder \TradingCenter\Storage\ can you find the subdir called ProgramData ?
by TJ
03 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order Timing [SOLVED]
Replies: 25
Views: 384

Re: Order Timing [SOLVED]

I have a continuing problem in the timing of my BUY trigger coming from my automated strategy (Signal). I have spoken with IB about this and they have referred me back to MC. My BUY line reads "Buy next bar open" and this should mean that at the open of the next bar, at the first tick, th...
by TJ
01 Apr 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: idiot question about MC renko bars
Replies: 3
Views: 142

Re: idiot question about MC renko bars

As much as I try, I can't wrap my head around how Renko bars are formed in Multicharts. Usually, Renkos are based purely on price action...eg, set the box size for four ticks and a new box is formed once it moves up or down to the fifth tick. But Multicharts adds the option of selecting chart resol...
by TJ
30 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Enter signal cross equity
Replies: 12
Views: 482

Re: Enter signal cross equity

Ok..but how i code automatic signal to code it? ( automatic in powerlanguage" It is possible to build bridge from 2 chart signal? First, you have to write out your logic as the example I posted above. NEXT... convert the logic to EasyLanguage codes. BUT you must write out your logic in detail....
by TJ
30 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Enter signal cross equity
Replies: 12
Views: 482

Re: Enter signal cross equity

turbofib wrote:I dont understand
You say" if true the buy..."

...



If BUY CONDITION = TRUE then buy...
by TJ
30 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Enter signal cross equity
Replies: 12
Views: 482

Re: Enter signal cross equity

i give you another example this is the chart and his equity line i want enter position (long ) when Momentum of line equity(10 period ago) is > of line equity line at this moment how can i do it? If you can imagine it, you can do it. Next steps -- draw a logic flow chart and write out your strategy...
by TJ
30 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Enter signal cross equity
Replies: 12
Views: 482

Re: Enter signal cross equity

hi, it's possible to study equity and entry in the market when equity cross over Sma (it's an example) How can i do it? You have to give a more detailed description. First step -- draw a diagram to illustrate your idea 2nd step -- draw a flow chart Next step -- write out your strategy in a step-by-...
by TJ
28 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 11.0 RELEASE
Replies: 84
Views: 8592

Re: MULTICHARTS 11.0 RELEASE

Smoky wrote:Right TJ ,

i replace this file from another MC, fews days now without any problem !

great !
thanks



Good to hear it is working now.
by TJ
23 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Cancel Alert [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Re: Cancel Alert [SOLVED]

Please post your codes if you need coding help.
by TJ
23 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 11.0 RELEASE
Replies: 84
Views: 8592

Re: MULTICHARTS 11.0 RELEASE

TWO TIMES TODAY ! sorry can't make second screenshot when this time i click on send button MC crash totaly and i loose all ! i need to restart MC again with skip button quotemanager restart and i don't loose annything autotrading restart normaly ... Probably your MC is corrupted. I would delete and...
by TJ
22 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Trader - Does not advance date to the current date
Replies: 17
Views: 427

Re: Portfolio Trader - Does not advance date to the current date

Where are you located?
What exchanges are you trading?

Does this have to do with your computer time being different than the exchange time?
by TJ
22 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 207

Re: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]

iceman wrote:Yes, I have IOG enabled



With IOG enabled, your logic will be evaluated every tick (instead of at EOB),
and your order will be sent IMMEDIATELY when the condition is met, it will not wait until the next bar.

Please go to Wiki to study the operation of IOG.
by TJ
22 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 207

Re: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]

iceman wrote:Not running thru my brokerage account, just letting strategy run in real time using RT data from Esignal



Are you using IOG?

Seems like a coding error.

Please post your codes if you need further help.
by TJ
22 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 207

Re: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]

iceman wrote:Sim



Paper trading account?
Which broker?

InteractiveBrokers have the best paper trading account, because they use real live data feed that is exactly the same as your money account.
by TJ
22 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 207

Re: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]

iceman wrote:Yes, I understand that, however often I get fills near the low of bar and lower than the opening, that would not happen if a buy at market order went in right at the opening of the next bar.



Are you talking about SIM or BACKTEST?
by TJ
21 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 207

Re: "Buy next bar at market" [SOLVED]

A common coding in a LE script, after conditions are met is often something like "Buy ( "MA2CrossLE" ) next bar at market" So in a liquid market like CL, that should mean getting filled around 1 tick above the bar opening value. But I find this is almost never the case when runn...
by TJ
21 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data Feed Ts in multichart is not egual to TS Feed
Replies: 8
Views: 188

Re: Data Feed Ts in multichart is not egual to TS Feed

turbofib wrote:ok...but i don't understand how i solve my problem

you write : "Otherwise you might not see the back adjustment in the continuous contracts"


but how can solve my problem (data multichart is different of feed ts)?



You should use Custom Futures in MultiCharts.
by TJ
20 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Rotation Strategy Portfolio Trader
Replies: 6
Views: 336

Re: Rotation Strategy Portfolio Trader

Thanks for your respond. My broker is IB. My goal is to have an fully automated portfolio strategy. Where can I learn more about Easylanguage and portfolio trader? Is there any recomended books or howto's? Start here: https://www.multicharts.com/discussion/viewtopic.php?t=6929 and here: https://www...
by TJ
20 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Format Date- Days back and holidays
Replies: 8
Views: 254

Re: Format Date- Days back and holidays

Anyone know why MC format date setting doesn't skip holiday weekdays when counting days back? I tried modifying holiday schedule in exchange settings and still same thing. So for example, if on a 5 minute chart of XYZ stock on 1/2/2018 I set it to 2 days back it still counts New years Day as a trad...
by TJ
16 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: fixed text in a chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 151

Re: fixed text in a chart [SOLVED]

turbofib wrote:thank you..,.

But it is possibile to draw it by hand (not using code script) ? (fixed in the chart)


Yes... draw a line... and add text to the line.
You can set the text to 3 different locations on the line.
You can set the line to invisible, a thin line, or the same color as the background.
by TJ
16 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: fixed text in a chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 151

Re: fixed text in a chart [SOLVED]

Google and download this free ebook: EasyLanguage® Functions & Reserved Words Reference This book discusses in detail EasyLanguage keywords and functions. These tools are used in technical analysis as well as automated electronic order placement and execution. You need to master these knowledge ...
by TJ
11 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem Installing EL Collections 64 bit
Replies: 4
Views: 151

Re: Problem Installing EL Collections 64 bit

Everything that's available is here.

[Advanced Topic] MultiCharts 64 bit Resources (3rd Party)
viewtopic.php?t=10094
by TJ
09 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC stops working.
Replies: 32
Views: 490

Re: MC stops working.

bowlesj3 wrote:
TJ wrote:When in doubt, ask MC for another download.

So a download and a repair I would assume.



I would go for an uninstall and a new install, just to be sure.
by TJ
09 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC stops working.
Replies: 32
Views: 490

Re: MC stops working.

When in doubt, ask MC for another download.
by TJ
08 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: OANDA Data / Chart / Bar issues
Replies: 27
Views: 651

Re: Data issues

Why not trade the futures?
It is a better-controlled market than the FX.
by TJ
08 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: OANDA Data / Chart / Bar issues
Replies: 27
Views: 651

Re: Data issues

IMHO, for forex, IB is the way to go. A lot of the others are highway robbers.
by TJ
07 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Recover Indicator powerlanguage
Replies: 9
Views: 248

Re: Recover Indicator powerlanguage

shivax wrote:pic of programdata



excuse me...i send link why i'm on notebook....
I try to paint it but is so large...


It looks like you do not have the TS Support directory.

You can use LiveChat and see if Tech Support and help you.
by TJ
07 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Recover Indicator powerlanguage
Replies: 9
Views: 248

Re: Recover Indicator powerlanguage

shivax wrote:sorry...i don't find iit :(

look this:


there isn't it



Please take a screenshot with the complete directories, including the upper directories.

Please post the picture to this forum instead of the hosting site.
by TJ
07 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Recover Indicator powerlanguage
Replies: 9
Views: 248

Re: Recover Indicator powerlanguage

shivax wrote:hi,
in programData i don't find TsSupport


the correct name is

Ts_Support

There is a space between TS and Support


you can use the search function and see if you can find the directory
by TJ
06 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: OANDA Data / Chart / Bar issues
Replies: 27
Views: 651

Re: Data issues

What you are describing happens quite often with broker-provided data. (ie not a paid dedicated data-provider) The data are not tick-by-tick quotes; they are snapshots in very high frequency. Usually in 1/3 to 1/4 second intervals. That's why in fast markets, you might see missing quotes at the peak...
by TJ
06 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: RecalcLastBarAfter Question
Replies: 1
Views: 95

Re: RecalcLastBarAfter Question

You can easily test this out with a PRINT command.
by TJ
06 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: OANDA Data / Chart / Bar issues
Replies: 27
Views: 651

Re: Data issues

Please be specific with the details. What price? What price do you see on the chart? What price do you see on whatever alternative source you have? Is this backtesting? or live data? Did you reload the chart? What do you think is the problem? Is this a dataprovider problem? or MultiCharts problem?
by TJ
06 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can someone please explain these default default MC MM signals?
Replies: 2
Views: 171

Re: Can someone please explain these default default MC MM signals?

... Despite examining these resources closely, using print statements to examine the code for these symbols in the print log, and contacting support, I still cannot understand what this default MM signal is meant to do. For example, in the example code, Multicharts writes the following: ... What di...
by TJ
04 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Recover Indicator powerlanguage
Replies: 9
Views: 248

Re: Recover Indicator powerlanguage

MultiCharts data location

You will find 6 subdirectories
they are:
Databases
InstallerCache
Optimization Reports
PaperTrading
StudyServer
TradingCenter

You can make a copy of these directories for the archive.
by TJ
03 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Why sometimes MultiCharts only uses one single core for optimization? [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 197

Re: Why sometimes MultiCharts only uses one single core for optimization? [SOLVED]

shargo wrote:I cannot find this regstry in Windows 10.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TS Support\Power Language\StudyRunner



Try to search this first, then look for the rest in the search results.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TS Support
by TJ
03 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: cc1plus.exe stopped working [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 206

Re: cc1plus.exe stopped working [SOLVED]

Good to know it fixed the problem.
Thanks for reporting back.
by TJ
03 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Why sometimes MultiCharts only uses one single core for optimization? [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 197

Re: Why sometimes MultiCharts only uses one single core for optimization? [SOLVED]

See post #13
[FAQ] Backtesting vs Optimization CPU Usage -- Single Core vs Multi-Core vs Hyperthread
viewtopic.php?t=10811
by TJ
02 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: All studies on a chart will randomly turn OFF from time to time
Replies: 10
Views: 487

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

Probably your wsp is corrupted.

Have you tried creating a new wsp?
Would a new wsp behave the same? ie randomly turn off some indicators?
by TJ
01 Mar 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: cc1plus.exe stopped working [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 206

Re: cc1plus.exe stopped working [SOLVED]

Please uninstall MultiCharts and install it again.
You need to perform uninstall/install of the application instead of repair/update.

You can keep the user data, no need to delete it.


Please do a back up before uninstalling.
by TJ
27 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MaxBarsBack [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 118

Re: MaxBarsBack [SOLVED]

Hello all, If I'm understanding MaxBarsBack I'm not able to code this property into a signal? Or is that strictly SetMaxBarsBack? I believe I can code an indicator? Can I code this into a function? It would be a simple function counting Bars from a defined start point and adding that to the MaxBars...
by TJ
26 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Anomaly of interpreter [SOLVED]
Replies: 21
Views: 345

Re: Anomaly of interpreter [SOLVED]

You have to learn how to debug.

This is a coding error.
by TJ
26 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Anomaly of interpreter [SOLVED]
Replies: 21
Views: 345

Re: Anomaly of interpreter [SOLVED]

Smarty wrote:where is logic error ? explain me ... and I said you "thanks" ...

or it's too much difficult to read ? do you want a more easy version ?

there are 10 instructions ...



I have already given you the instruction in post #2.
by TJ
26 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Anomaly of interpreter [SOLVED]
Replies: 21
Views: 345

Re: Anomaly of interpreter [SOLVED]

Smarty wrote:Hi TJ ...

it's so clear what happened .... any calling at function is under a branch of "if-then-else", then must be called once .... do you want a switch version ?

Ciao



This is a logical problem. The error is in the code.

GIGO
by TJ
26 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Coding a function to calculate volatility
Replies: 16
Views: 1194

Re: Coding a function to calculate volatility

Hi TJ ... of course it's no question of intelligence of the indicator calculation. I have isolated everything in easy instructions to make easy the understand that the flow is wrong, no matter what do indicator. Of course ... Ciao BUT... do you know the value of your variables at every stage? If yo...
by TJ
26 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Anomaly of interpreter [SOLVED]
Replies: 21
Views: 345

Re: Anomaly of interpreter [SOLVED]

You need to put PRINT statement at ALL the junctures.

You need to PRINT the variables values at every turn.
You need to PRINT the conditions values at every decision.
by TJ
23 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Moving average from higher time frame [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: Moving average from higher time frame [SOLVED]

See red circle

Then set the style to "Invisible Bars" if you don't want to see it.
by TJ
23 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Moving average from higher time frame [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: Moving average from higher time frame [SOLVED]

wullenweber helmut wrote:I don´t catch your idea. How do I set "the data2 property to Chart #1"?



Have you followed my instruction?
...Go to Format Instrument
by TJ
23 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Limit Number of Open Positions in Portfolio Trader
Replies: 5
Views: 215

Re: Limit Number of Open Positions in Portfolio Trader

Do a search with the keywords "portfolio" or "limit" and you will see the previous discussions on the topic.
by TJ
23 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Moving average from higher time frame [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: Moving average from higher time frame [SOLVED]

Another example: Display a weekly moving average in a daily chart without a Dll such as All Data Everywhere (ADE) Data1: SPY daily Data2: SPY weekly Base study (moving average) in subchart 1 on data2 Scaling Range Data1 & Data2 & Study in subchart1: User defined Max 300 Min 175 If data2 cou...
by TJ
23 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Moving average from higher time frame [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: Moving average from higher time frame [SOLVED]

wullenweber helmut wrote:....

It would be cool to have the opportunity for synchronize scaling from data2 to data1 so that many sophisticated programming with PriceSeriesProvider and other challenges could be avoided.

Daxavgdata2.pngdata2format.png



Can you expand on this?
by TJ
22 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Genetic Optimization settings and behaviour in relation to number of cores [SOLVED]
Replies: 19
Views: 786

Re: Genetic Optimization settings and behaviour in relation to number of cores [SOLVED]

I have one more question.... Most processors use hyperthreading, this means that the number of logical cores is twice as big as the number of physical ones. Logical cores don’t give any advantages in speed. Please try to set the NumberOfThreadsOnOptimization=the number of real cores on your PC. The...
by TJ
20 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem to code it
Replies: 8
Views: 305

Re: Problem to code it

by TJ
19 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem to code it
Replies: 8
Views: 305

Re: Problem to code it

shivax wrote:someone help me? thank



Please read the second sentence in the 2nd post.
by TJ
19 Feb 2018
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: Fun with Colors
Replies: 8
Views: 7429

Re: Fun with Colors

Encycolorpedia
Hex Color Code

http://encycolorpedia.com/a00000
by TJ
19 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts crashed
Replies: 3
Views: 222

Re: Multicharts crashed

for some reason for the past 2 months when every there is volatility in the market Multicharts crashed and my indicators and data freezez for some time how do i fix this problem. The previous NFP caused Multicharts to crash for 1 hour Multicharts version? Windows version? Computer spec? CPU? Memory...
by TJ
15 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SetBreakEven worked in MC but didn't send order to Broker
Replies: 4
Views: 173

Re: SetBreakEven worked in MC but didn't send order to Broker

Inputs MyStop, MyBreakEven and MyProfit are all >0. The SL worked (sent instruction to broker) but not the BE. At the very end of the strategy code, I have the SL, BE and PT instructions. setstopcontract; If MyStop > 0 then setstoploss(MyStop*bigpointvalue); If MyBreakEven > 0 then setbreakeven(MyB...
by TJ
15 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SetBreakEven worked in MC but didn't send order to Broker
Replies: 4
Views: 173

Re: SetBreakEven worked in MC but didn't send order to Broker

I have a strategy on Gold futures that uses SetBreakEven and SetStopLoss. The SetBreakEven worked in the MC chart where I have the strategy but MC didn't send the BE stop loss order to the broker. Hoewever, I did get stopped out at a loss when the SetStopLoss order triggered. The result is that I h...
by TJ
14 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: chaikin money flow indicator ? [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 137

Re: chaikin money flow indicator ? [SOLVED]

quantum777 wrote:Does anyone know where I can purchase or or obtain the chaikin money flow indicator, not the oscillator that in MC ?



If it is not an oscillator, what is it that you are looking for?

You need to describe what does this indicator do.
by TJ
13 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Stoploss' cluster
Replies: 4
Views: 177

Re: Stoploss' cluster

Good morning to All, this is my first post here, thus I beg your pardon if mistakes are done. I have a trading system that shows stop losses clusters. That is for its RTM nature, ie countertrend strategy. I would like to stop the strategy after first loss and reactivate after first profit. How coul...
by TJ
13 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem to code it
Replies: 8
Views: 305

Re: Problem to code it

hi Input:AvgAtr(0); condition1=true; if AvgAtr>0 then condition1=AverageFC(Atr(14),AvgAtr)>0; if i set AvgAtr(0) it give me error in decimal point But i if code : If AvgAtr>0 then .... it should not execute the next code or not? Please make a screen shot of the error message. Please describe what d...
by TJ
10 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to buy the top 10 stocks of the dow [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: how to buy the top 10 stocks of the dow [SOLVED]

Hi TJ, I mean to buy fully automated the top 10 stock in performance of the dow without manual interference. The strategy should have buy and sell and do all the calculation. I am just asking if there is a easier way to do this then trading 30 stocks with 30 x data each. This would mean that I have...
by TJ
10 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to buy the top 10 stocks of the dow [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: how to buy the top 10 stocks of the dow [SOLVED]

Let’s say I want to buy the top 10 stocks from the day of the dow on fully autotrade…. Is there an easy way to do that with the portfolio trader or any other MC product (scanner?) or do I have to use 30 lines and data 1-30 on the autotrade of the portfolio trader - that would make 900 data entries ...
by TJ
09 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order Activation
Replies: 17
Views: 423

Re: Order Activation

As i have said i use 10 min bar chart. If the 10 min bar closes at 6:00 pm the chart marks the end of the official session (no new bars after this time). At that point the open orders at broker are not new evaluated because MultiCharts don't do this (IOG = Off) and the session is over. I think it i...
by TJ
08 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Qutotemanager don't save data
Replies: 5
Views: 286

Re: Qutotemanager don't save data

i think it's a know issue, at the end of day sometime cached datas are not store in HDD. yesterday i lose again all my realtime market datas. https://s18.postimg.org/tzf4wgs9x/BUG_QUOTEMANAGER.png and all my yesterday trade history look like this on this open day ! https://s18.postimg.org/f3gloy1gl...
by TJ
07 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Configuring Stochastics indicator
Replies: 2
Views: 156

Re: Configuring Stochastics indicator

Jack's setting
by TJ
06 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Simple Signal [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 135

Re: Simple Signal [SOLVED]

See post #4 & #5
viewtopic.php?t=6929
by TJ
06 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Simple Signal [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 135

Re: Simple Signal [SOLVED]

EasyLanguage Reference Guide
Multi-data strategy..... pg. 43


You can google for a free download of this ebook
by TJ
05 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to optimize with 2 cpu server (36 cores with 72 threads) [SOLVED]
Replies: 58
Views: 5789

Re: how to optimize with 2 cpu server (36 cores with 72 threads) [SOLVED]

Threadripper is not real thread.

When you are doing optimization, you need to use real threads.
This is just basic computer logic. There are no shortcuts. There are no free lunches.
by TJ
02 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order Activation
Replies: 17
Views: 423

Re: Order Activation

Tell me, what's wrong here? I'm trading with a normal 10 min bar chart and the market is closing officially at 6:00 pm. After 6:00 we have after market trading with low volum. So all open orders should be closed at the time. The last bar on chart ends at 6:00 pm. My strategy has a timelimit to trad...
by TJ
01 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order Activation
Replies: 17
Views: 423

Re: Order Activation

Can you set the orders at the broker to "Day" order only?
by TJ
01 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order Activation
Replies: 17
Views: 423

Re: Order Activation

Who is your broker?
What instrument are you trading?
by TJ
01 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: CloseD(0) [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Re: CloseD(0) [SOLVED]

For further information, please Google for this free ebook EasyLanguage® Functions & Reserved Words Reference This book discusses in detail EasyLanguage keywords and functions. These tools are used in technical analysis as well as automated electronic order placement and execution. You need to m...
by TJ
01 Feb 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: CloseD(0) [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Re: CloseD(0) [SOLVED]

SUPER wrote:Please can someone confirm if CloseD(0) is supposed to work on non-time based charts i.e. Point, Change etc.



The function is for time-based intraday charts and daily charts.
by TJ
29 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: AlphaVantage Data source [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 280

Re: AlphaVantage Data source [SOLVED]

nuno-online wrote:Hi

is it possible to have AlphaVantage as Data Source?

Nuno



You can submit a request through ProjectManagement.
by TJ
29 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Color Trenline [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 147

Re: Color Trenline [SOLVED]

Go to the wiki

Find the section -- 8 PowerLanguage Keyword Reference

Go to the tab for -- Trendline Drawing‎ (65 P)

There are 65 keywords related to trendline drawing.
(don't get overwhelmed, a lot of the keywords are duplicated for various time frames)


Look up the keyword:

TL_SetColor
by TJ
29 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Color Trenline [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 147

Re: Color Trenline [SOLVED]

See post #1 & #2
Posting codes
viewtopic.php?t=11713
by TJ
28 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC keep creating "STP1" to exit without complying the code.
Replies: 3
Views: 201

Re: MC keep creating "STP1" to exit without complying the code.

We had this problem all the time with version10 until we upgrade to version11 (Build 15647). Now this bug is coming back again. "STP1 sell 1 @0.00" This bug only happened if there is still an open position after u just reload the signal. "STP1" is not a coding error since there ...
by TJ
24 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Futures Continius - Custom Futures
Replies: 5
Views: 315

Re: Futures Continius - Custom Futures

Sorry tj, i tryed also to put for my strategy quantity less then 1 but it doesn't work... like "buy 0.40 shares on this bar at Close" or like "sell 0.60 shares on this bar at Close" ... i just need the alert messages with the quantity from the strategy but if i put decimal quant...
by TJ
20 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Invert color Body
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Re: Invert color Body

if you press default,
all the future charts will have the change.
by TJ
19 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order Activation
Replies: 17
Views: 423

Re: Order Activation

Gaempi wrote:Yes, to activate orders by a timelimit is a way to go. Sure!

BUT: There should be a command (keyword) to deactivate all open orders at broker.



You can make a feature request:

https://www.multicharts.com/pm/public/m ... 9/search/1
by TJ
17 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Order Activation
Replies: 17
Views: 423

Re: Order Activation

fernando43611 wrote:Hi, I was wondering if theres a way to set orders to execute only when the market is open (regular trading hours). Thanks!



Auto trade FAQ
viewtopic.php?t=10811#p57739
by TJ
16 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: install error [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 137

Re: install error [SOLVED]

That's good to hear.

Good trading to you.
by TJ
16 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: install error [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 137

Re: install error [SOLVED]

did you run as administrator?
by TJ
15 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Won't connect to IB
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Re: Won't connect to IB

Reboot
by TJ
07 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Wingdings 3 Arrows on Chart [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 116

Re: Wingdings 3 Arrows on Chart [SOLVED]

I've done some searching, but unable to find what I'm looking for. Is there a way to print arrows next to the bars of a chart, preferably using arrows from the Wingdings 3 keyboard? Double arrows, single arrows, sideways arrows etc. I see there is a feature request for something similar which I jus...
by TJ
06 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trading on weekends (Sat and Sun)
Replies: 3
Views: 124

Re: Trading on weekends (Sat and Sun)

Maybe you do not have the data?

Try this:

Right Click on your chart
Select "Format Window"
Under the "X-Time Scale" tab
check the box for "Show Empty Periods"
by TJ
06 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Trading on weekends (Sat and Sun)
Replies: 3
Views: 124

Re: Trading on weekends (Sat and Sun)

Take a look at your session template.

Do you have it set to 24/7 ?
by TJ
03 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Automatic OCO order?
Replies: 9
Views: 218

Re: Automatic OCO order?

firemag wrote:
TJ wrote:Where did I say the bar should only be evaluated once at close?
Implied when you said "Orders are sent at EOB (End of Bar)". If that's not what you meant, then misinterpretation.



Please see my first answer to you in the third post.
by TJ
03 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Automatic OCO order?
Replies: 9
Views: 218

Re: Automatic OCO order?

Orders are sent at EOB (End of Bar) unless you have set IOG (IntrabarOrderGeneration=True) IOG is not enabled. However, the only way I can figure a sell-stop entry being put in by MC for 6 contracts after canceling the OCO order is if it re-evaluated the bar. If it did this, then the 6 contracts ma...
by TJ
02 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Automatic OCO order?
Replies: 9
Views: 218

Re: Automatic OCO order?

firemag wrote:
TJ wrote:. . .

So, again... how is it that, after the OCO order was canceled, that MC generated a new sell-stop order for double the contracts?

That's getting under the hood...



SELLSHORT is an entry keyword. It will flatten your position before going short.

SELL is used to exit your positions.
by TJ
02 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Automatic OCO order?
Replies: 9
Views: 218

Re: Automatic OCO order?

The computer is dumb. It will do EXACTLY what you tell it to do. It will continue to do what you tell it to do... until you tell it not to do anymore, or if you don't tell it to do anything. Each instruction is good for ONE bar -- the current bar. The instruction will REPEAT every tick, until the e...
by TJ
02 Jan 2018
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Automatic OCO order?
Replies: 9
Views: 218

Re: Automatic OCO order?

. . . The entry code is pretty straightforward: If SignalDay then begin if ( MarketPosition <> 1 ) then Buy next bar at LBreakoutPrice stop; if ( MarketPosition <> -1 ) then Sellshort next bar at SBreakoutPoints stop ; end; After one of the stops is hit, does MC reevaluate the strategy code for the...
by TJ
27 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signal Input Parameter Change in Real-Time
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Re: Signal Input Parameter Change in Real-Time

If you change the input parameters, the strategy will recalculate.
When it restarts, you can enter your open position in strategy.
by TJ
27 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Help with multidimensional arrays [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 169

Re: Help with multidimensional arrays [SOLVED]

Try this:

Code: Select all


stats[ 3, 1 ] = 2.0 ;

by TJ
23 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Futures Continius - Custom Futures
Replies: 5
Views: 315

Re: Futures Continius - Custom Futures

Hi everyone, when i open a continius futures custom i got always the following message: "Message: To construct Custom Futures please add the following: M contract for DB root for 2017 H contract for DB root for 2017 Z contract for DB root for 2017 ... " What can i do to fix it. Right now ...
by TJ
23 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Could MC provide Set_IntraBar_Trailing( PriceLevel,ATR*0.5~1.0~ )?
Replies: 1
Views: 171

Re: Could MC provide Set_IntraBar_Trailing( PriceLevel,ATR*0.5~1.0~ )?

zfsamzfsam wrote:Touch the price level withdraw ATR*0.5~1.0~,Exit
eg:Set_IntraBar_Trailing( PriceLevel,ATR*0.5~~1.0 )



Can you describe your thoughts a bit more?

With examples?

Charts?

Diagram?
by TJ
20 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: I add continuous future to MC from ib gateway
Replies: 3
Views: 180

Re: I add continuous future to MC from ib gateway

Please use LiveChat to contact Technical Support.
They can sort this out for you.
by TJ
20 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: I add continuous future to MC from ib gateway
Replies: 3
Views: 180

Re: I add continuous future to MC from ib gateway

chaoruixinxi wrote:but the continuous future chart don‘t move,6AH8 can move.




What is the contract expiration date?
by TJ
19 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Erase a previous plotted dot [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 268

Re: Erase a previous plotted dot [SOLVED]

Try this:

Code: Select all


Plot1 [ BarNumber - PVH1Pos ] ( 0 );

by TJ
19 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Erase a previous plotted dot [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 268

Re: Erase a previous plotted dot [SOLVED]

There's a NoPlot(1) in the fourth line from the end. The code finds and marks the high in the first indentation. The second indentation checks for an higher high then it (tries to) delete the dot previously plotted and marks the new one. The noplot removes the plot in the CURRENT BAR , not the prev...
by TJ
19 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Number of decimal places for each symbol output [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 137

Re: Number of decimal places for each symbol output [SOLVED]

I ran the following code Print(File("Mypass"),Date,Time,Open,High,Low,Close ); When applying this script to the euro doll, the OHLC becomes like 1.10, 1.10, 1.10, and so on. Is there a way to read the number of decimal places for each symbol and output it to a file? Thanks. Go to wiki Go ...
by TJ
19 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Erase a previous plotted dot [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 268

Re: Erase a previous plotted dot [SOLVED]

Hi guys, I'm writing an indicator for pattern recognition. The indicator looks for lower highs and it starts looking for an high and marks it with a dot. But if an higher high occurs I want to mark this recent one as the high and erase provious plotted dot. This is the code but it doesn't erase pre...
by TJ
15 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]

OK, I have just tested the indicator.

This indicator is not suitable for instruments (or charts) that cross the 24 hr line.
by TJ
15 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]

I would like to have the ability to change the daily hi low indicator in multicharts to reflect the new York close for forex. The daily hi low indicator included included is 24 hours from 2400-2400. how can I change it to 1700- 1700? Hope someone can help? What is your chart resolution??? What is t...
by TJ
15 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]

kdmezzo wrote:Here is the code:
...
end ;



In the future, please tag your codes

See post #1 & post #2
viewtopic.php?t=11713
by TJ
15 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PosTradeCount with Different Filled Prices [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 206

Re: PosTradeCount with Different Filled Prices [SOLVED]

My broker is Interactive Brokers. For example, buy("Entry 1") 10 contracts next bar at 1000 stop; 8 contracts are filled at 1000 and the other 2 contracts are filled at 1001. Thanks! Please use IB's paper trading account to test your trading system. IB's paper trading account is a 100% co...
by TJ
15 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]

kdmezzo wrote:Thanks TJ for the reply. I have indeed done that but there is a daily hi low lines indicator that comes with multicharts
and I am looking to modify it so that it will reflect my custom sessions template. Any ideas?




What is the EXACT name of the indicator?

Please post the codes here.
by TJ
15 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: daily hi low indicator [SOLVED]

This is a 2 step process Step 1. Create a custom template for the trading session 1700-1700. Go to your QuoteManager Under the "Tools" tab select "Session Templates" a new window will pop up (Custom Session Templates) select "Add..." another new window will pop up (Sess...
by TJ
15 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PosTradeCount with Different Filled Prices [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 206

Re: PosTradeCount with Different Filled Prices [SOLVED]

scotthkao wrote:If the paper trading account does not fill an order with varying prices, which is most likely the case,
the situation can not be observed in that way.



Who is your broker?

What do you mean by " not fill an order with varying prices"?
by TJ
15 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PosTradeCount with Different Filled Prices [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 206

Re: PosTradeCount with Different Filled Prices [SOLVED]

I don't have the answer for you.

Does your broker offer a paper trading account?

You should always test your strategy to gain a better understanding of how the codes work.
by TJ
14 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New windows cannot be created [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: New windows cannot be created [SOLVED]

This is a Micorsoft limitation. Please google "GDI" for more information. You can run multiple instances of MC to overcome this limitation. Thanks, TJ. Interesting... and I also found other posts in the forum concerning this issue. I did a search and came up empty before posting, so must ...
by TJ
14 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New windows cannot be created [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: New windows cannot be created [SOLVED]

I got the following error when trying to open another workspace: 2017-12-14_19-24-06.jpg I have 56 windows spread across several tabs in one desktop. This does not seem excessive, especially for a 64-bit program. Before I try to reorganize the charts across multiple desktops (which I would rather n...
by TJ
14 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multicharts and R
Replies: 17
Views: 2248

Re: Multicharts and R

I know someone who has commissioned a programmer to do the link. It cost him US$12,000. No, I do not have a copy of the said software. And I don't think he is interested in sharing either. Actually this is a big deal, if properly modeled, and linked without flaws. I'd like your opinion an a side pr...
by TJ
10 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PowerLanguage words for Volume Imbalance and Delta [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 353

Re: PowerLanguage words for Volume Imbalance and Delta [SOLVED]

momentum wrote:https://www.multicharts.com/trading-software/index.php/Imbalance_Delta



The answer you are looking for is in the first line of the article.
by TJ
10 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PowerLanguage words for Volume Imbalance and Delta [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 353

Re: PowerLanguage words for Volume Imbalance and Delta [SOLVED]

momentum wrote:Are there yet any PowerLanguage words that can be used in an indicator and strategy to describe delta and volume imbalance conditions? If so, please link me and if not, are there any plans for implementing this?




Can you describe and explain "volume imbalance"?
by TJ
09 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: output textfile with symbolname [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 185

Re: output textfile with symbolname [SOLVED]

takehana13 wrote:Hello

I'd like to output a text file with the File name as the symbol name in the File function.
Is this possible?


It is possible.

Please go to the wiki,
look under the keyword for coding examples.
by TJ
06 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plz Help: Volume on Renko
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Plz Help: Volume on Renko

jiaqiangmit wrote:How can I do that? For Renko Charts, the volume is build on Trade Volume, cannot choose to build on Tick Count.

Thanks very much.



Please see post #2
by TJ
06 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plz Help: Volume on Renko
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Plz Help: Volume on Renko

jiaqiangmit wrote:No codes. I think if I can make an indicator to count ticks during each Renko brick, that would solve the problem. On renko, MC can only Build Volume On Trade Volume, but Forex data has no trade volume, only tick volume.



You can already do that with EasyLanguage.
by TJ
06 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plz Help: Volume on Renko
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Plz Help: Volume on Renko

Please post your codes.
by TJ
01 Dec 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Massive data slowdown (IQfeed) [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 200

Re: Massive data slowdown (IQfeed) [SOLVED]

What is "lots of charts"?
by TJ
30 Nov 2017
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: calendar data on instrument [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 228

Re: calendar data on instrument [SOLVED]

every day from 01.01. to 31.12, 365 days per year Do you mean you want to see the "Empty periods"? ( but no data ) ie Saturdays, Sundays, holidays, etc.,? Right Click on your chart Select "Format Window" Under the "X-Time Scale" tab check the box for "Show Empty P...

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