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by Henry MultiСharts
22 Feb 2012
Forum: MCFX
Topic: Autotrade - Limit orders not working? [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 4903

Re: Autotrade - Limit orders not working? [SOLVED]

Hello Teo,

This feature is available in MCFX.
You need to go to Format->Studies->Signals->Properties->Backtesting->Advanced and specify the data series for asks and bids.
by Henry MultiСharts
22 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio P&L Report
Replies: 6
Views: 901

Re: Portfolio P&L Report

Hello Bauhinia,

Please describe your question in details.
Do you refer to the Portfolio Performance Report or MultiCharts Order and Position Tracker?
by Henry MultiСharts
22 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts QUIK
Topic: Переворот позиции
Replies: 1
Views: 1366

Re: Переворот позиции

Здравствуйте, Garp. На данный момент мы отложили изменение данного поведения. Это связано со сложностью реализации в техническом плане. Вашу проблему возможно решить средствами Power Language. Необходимо использовать комбинацию сигналов LE LX SE SX, а не LE SE. И для переворота отправлять Выход, а з...
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ASCII Mapping - Missing last bar
Replies: 3
Views: 498

Re: ASCII Mapping - Missing last bar

Hello Josh, Please make sure that the trading session has already started. If you still have the issue: Please let me know the exact version and build of MultiCharts you are running, attach the file you are mapping, attach the screenshot of the session settings you have set for the instrument, what ...
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backadjusted continuous contract
Replies: 3
Views: 699

Re: Backadjusted continuous contract

Hello Pablo, The procedure of creating a Custom Futures symbol consists of multiple steps. 1) Adding symbols to the data base. Separate futures contracts should be added to the database prior to creating a Custom Futures symbol. Creating a Custom Futures will not add the necessary futures. Individua...
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: adjust barinterval dynamically from script
Replies: 8
Views: 781

Re: adjust barinterval dynamically from script

Hello Rst,

This feature has not been implemented yet. You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problems with custom futures
Replies: 2
Views: 617

Re: Problems with custom futures

Hello Xyzzy, Please send us the workspace you are using and export of the custom futures symbol for further investigation. Make a right click on the symbol in the Quote manager->Export instrument. If the file is too big for upload to the forum-please upload it to any file sharing hosting and send me...
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Serious Issue with Exits - Automated trading - no workaround [SOLVED]
Replies: 69
Views: 11650

Re: Serious Issue with Exits - Automated trading - no workar [SOLVED]

Please come to our live chat 6.30 am – 10 am EST to investigate these problems with our engineers.
We will do our best to help you.
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data gaps & multiple same days- yet session settings same
Replies: 5
Views: 653

Re: Data gaps & multiple same days- yet session settings sam

Hello Kajkanjan, Your data series have different bar closing time. ASCII file closing time is 16:00. You need to set the same closing time in Quote manager->Edit symbol->Sessions tab, or apply a session template to the chart that will define the same closing time as in the ASCII file. Then you need ...
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Maths error?
Replies: 6
Views: 606

Re: Maths error?

Hello Nick,

Math.sqrt(-0) does not cause Floating point error in our environment with MC 8.0 beta 1.
You can add a condition to check for the negative value and avoid using it.
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Performance Report: # of Contracts Traded? [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 676

Re: Performance Report: # of Contracts Traded? [SOLVED]

Hello Furytrader,

You can find the contracts amount in:
Performance Report-> Trade analysis->List of trades->Contracts column.
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Barchart.com datafeed problem. - not being back adjustment
Replies: 2
Views: 436

Re: Barchart.com datafeed problem. - not being back adjustme

Hello Mt9672,

What rollover condition is selected in the Edit Custom Futures tab?
If it is time condition then you need to supply the data for each symbol 1 or 2 days prior to the expiration of the previous contract. In this case back adjustment will work.
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts WIKI proposed
Replies: 25
Views: 2321

Re: MultiCharts WIKI proposed

Hello Nick,

All information from the Power Language help will be available in the Wiki.
But they will be maintained separately.
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Comments field in Market Scanner
Replies: 3
Views: 377

Re: Comments field in Market Scanner

Hello Greenroomhoo,

This feature has not been implemented yet. You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with sessionstarttime
Replies: 14
Views: 1404

Re: Problem with sessionstarttime

Hello Nick,

You need to select the same time zone both in Quote manager->Edit symbol->Sessions tab and Format->Instrument->Settings tab.
In this case you will have the same timestamps in the symbol sessions tab, on the chart and in PLE.
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: exit order problems
Replies: 2
Views: 356

Re: exit order problems

Hello Steven, What version of MultiCharts are you running? Please let me know - are you referring to manual trading or auto trading? If you are using manual trading - what exit orders are you using? If it is auto trading-please attach your signal code. Attach some screenshots demonstrating this beha...
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier
Replies: 13
Views: 1157

Re: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier

Riccardo,

Thank you for your suggestion.
We will consider the implementation of this feature in one of the future versions.
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)
Replies: 22
Views: 3017

Re: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)

Thank you for your suggestion.
We understand the necessity of video guides for our users.
Video tutorials on the platform features will be created after all connection video guides are published.
MultiCharts webinars are also a good source of educational information about the platform utilization.
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strategy Performance Report
Replies: 4
Views: 850

Re: Strategy Performance Report

Hello Xikon, Buy and hold is a strategy where all capital is invested to buy the maximum amount of shares (not integral value is possible) and hold the security for the data range present on the chart regardless of exits. For example: Initial capital is $100 Buy MSFT at 26.78 for all available capit...
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier
Replies: 13
Views: 1157

Re: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier

Hello Riccardo, Currently MultiCharts uses only the close of the detailed data series bar and applies Intra-Bar Price Movement Assumptions for calculation. We agree that this is malfunction. This functionality will be improved in one of the future versions of MultiCharts. Strategy will be calculated...
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Stop Strategy for the day Once Max Loss is Hit
Replies: 8
Views: 1092

Re: Stop Strategy for the day Once Max Loss is Hit

Maxiddrawdown returns drawdown for the current strategy applied to the chart.
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier
Replies: 13
Views: 1157

Re: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier

Riccardo, we are investigating this case.
I will keep you updated.
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IQ Feeds not Displaying Properly
Replies: 7
Views: 715

Re: IQ Feeds not Displaying Properly

Please go to Quote manager->Tools->Exchanges and ECNs. Make sure exchange settings are the same as the attached screenshot. The time zone is UTC -5 (Eastern time). Then make a right click on USDJPY.FXCM symbol in Quote manager-> Edit symbol: Settings tab-> Make sure "IDEALPRO" exchange is ...
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.4 backtester include Sharpe Ratio?
Replies: 6
Views: 1402

Re: MultiCharts 7.4 backtester include Sharpe Ratio?

Hello Eric, Unfortunately Sharpe ratio is not available for the portfolio of symbols. Portfolio consists of different symbols with different price levels and the strategy can be long on one symbol and short on the other at the same time. Therefore, it is not feasible to calculate some ratios. You ca...
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB 5 second update data
Replies: 10
Views: 2109

Re: IB 5 second update data

Hello Manualtrader,

Please let us know what exact version of MultiCharts are you running (MultiCharts->Help->About).
Attach a screenshot of Quote manager->Tools->Data sources->IB->Settings tab.
What symbol are you using for comparison?
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)
Replies: 22
Views: 3017

Re: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)

JackR, MultiCharts Wiki will contain the updated version of User Manual. PDF User Manual will be updated after we launch MultiCharts Wiki. It will be the next stage of the documentation update. As for .chm Help file, it won't be supported anymore except for the context help in PowerLanguage Editor. ...
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4 WITH DUCASCOPY FREE DEMO ACCOUNT
Replies: 8
Views: 742

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4 WITH DUCASCOPY FREE DEMO ACCOUNT

Hello Michael,

That is correct information.
To trade with Dukascopy from MultiCharts you need to open an account, but as we use FIX API, such type of account can be opened only if you have $ 100 000 on your account.
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Running Strategies from Scanner
Replies: 7
Views: 786

Re: Running Strategies from Scanner

bauhinia wrote:This is a great idea and look forward to its release.
Any idea on ETA?

Hello Bauhinia,

There is no ETA for this feature yet.
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: More than 50 live-charts with IB [SOLVED]
Replies: 13
Views: 2311

Re: More than 50 live-charts with IB [SOLVED]

Hello Siscop,

Please come to our live chat 6.30 am EST - 10 am EST to investigate the issue on your end.
by Henry MultiСharts
14 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: import file tick by tick
Replies: 1
Views: 349

Re: import file tick by tick

Hello Fibdax,

Volume traded should be equal to the volume.
You can ignore the field by selecting "Undefined" in the column category.
by Henry MultiСharts
14 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio Backtester vs. Strategy Performance Report
Replies: 2
Views: 557

Re: Portfolio Backtester vs. Strategy Performance Report

Hello Xikon, Please make sure that you have one instrument both in MC and Portfolio Backtester. The Data Range should be specified as From_ To_ and not Days/Bars Back. The resolution should be the same both in MC and Portfolio Backtester. The settings in the Strategy Properties window should have no...
by Henry MultiСharts
14 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.4 backtester include Sharpe Ratio?
Replies: 6
Views: 1402

Re: MultiCharts 7.4 backtester include Sharpe Ratio?

Hello Eric,

You can find Sharpe ratio as well as other ratios in Breakdown by Symbols section of Portfolio Performance Report.
by Henry MultiСharts
14 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Access to MarketPosition when MANUAL trading
Replies: 2
Views: 460

Re: Access to MarketPosition when MANUAL trading

Hello Nicolas, Here is what I can recommend. 1) Use i_MarketPosition_at_Broker in the indicator. Using this word in your script will return the same market position that you can see on the Manual trading panel. It will work only if the auto trading is enabled. Add a dummy signal and turn on Auto tra...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Correct settings for ES and TT-FIX? [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 917

Re: Correct settings for ES and TT-FIX? [SOLVED]

Hello SP, Trading Technologies symbols can be multiplied to show “correct” prices. Each symbol can be multiplied with a multiplier at the end of Description *Root* in Symbol Dictionary for TT. For example, for ES instrument: ES *0.01 (always insert a period, not a comma). The settings of the instrum...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Access properties/variables in a .COM DLL - guidance please
Replies: 1
Views: 422

Re: Access properties/variables in a .COM DLL - guidance ple

Hello Johnromeronc, Here is a sample for Q1 and Q2: inputs: name(StringSimple); DefineDLLFunc: "GlobalVariable.dll", string, "GV_GetNamedString",string; GV_GET_String = GV_GetNamedString(name); You need to use SDK to transfer arrays and links to them in a dll. You can find the de...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IB 5 second update data
Replies: 10
Views: 2109

Re: IB 5 second update data

Currently MultiCharts utilizes real time IB tick data.
You need to disable the option "Generate new tick if total volume changes" in Quote manager->Tools->Data sources->IB.
What will be the user's benefit from using 5 second bars?
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4 WITH DUCASCOPY FREE DEMO ACCOUNT
Replies: 8
Views: 742

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4 WITH DUCASCOPY FREE DEMO ACCOUNT

chipeur wrote:thx
see screenshot
message from ducascopy
regards
michael


Hello Michael,

Please provide your IP address to Dukascopy IT department in order to register it on their server.
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: skip identical ticks
Replies: 9
Views: 916

Re: skip identical ticks

Hello Janus, Your understanding is correct. Volume change does not trigger the recalculation. Skip Identical Ticks feature allows MultiCharts to skip calculations on ticks with identical price in real-time. Many ticks in a second have the same price, but it only makes sense for indicators to recalcu...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Help connecting to TS data feed
Replies: 2
Views: 431

Re: Help connecting to TS data feed

Hello Tozwp,

Thank you for your suggestion.
Currently we do not plan to place "Download missing historical data" checkbox in the Quote manager.
by Henry MultiСharts
11 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: max number of tickers has been reached
Replies: 7
Views: 1591

Re: max number of tickers has been reached

When you plot a chart and turn on auto trading in MultiCharts– it occupies only one ticker in IB TWS. TWS calculates the tickers for all connected applications; please make sure that only MultiCharts is using TWS or you are using the same symbols from MultiCharts and the other application. If you ar...
by Henry MultiСharts
11 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: More than 50 live-charts with IB [SOLVED]
Replies: 13
Views: 2311

Re: More than 50 live-charts with IB [SOLVED]

Hello Henrik, When you plot a chart and turn on auto trading in MultiCharts– it occupies only one ticker in IB TWS. TWS calculates the tickers for all connected applications; please make sure that only MultiCharts is using TWS or you are using the same symbols from MultiCharts and the other applicat...
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: IQ Feeds not Displaying Properly
Replies: 7
Views: 715

Re: IQ Feeds not Displaying Properly

Hello Andrew, Please close Multicharts and all its windows. Check that all MC processes are ended in Task manager: MultiCharts.exe MessageCenter.exe QuoteManager.exe tsServer.exe PLEditor.exe StudyServer.exe TradingServer.exe atCenterServer.exe TPserver.exe Fixserver.exe Unzip the attached archive i...
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC7.0 beta 4 IB backfill spikes
Replies: 86
Views: 12743

Re: MC7.0 beta 4 IB backfill spikes

John, thank you for your cooperation in eliminating this problem and further testing.
The fix will be available for public in MultiCharts 8.0 beta 1.
This version will be released next week.
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier
Replies: 13
Views: 1157

Re: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier

There is no hint on the chart that makes price comparison impossible. Please enable the hint in View->Show hint and Tracking time and price in View->Tracking settings and provide proper screenshots with visible hint or data window. Please further note that full screenshots are preferred as the cropp...
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem when exporting reports to Excel
Replies: 4
Views: 584

Re: Problem when exporting reports to Excel

Hello Mgtrader,

Do you have MS Excel 2010 Starter edition?
Due to limitations of MS Office Starter edition-it is not supported for Export feature of MultiCharts.
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: RS_DailyDataArray, how to use it
Replies: 1
Views: 418

Re: RS_DailyDataArray, how to use it

Hello Martin,

Please find the description at this page.
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier
Replies: 13
Views: 1157

Re: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier

Hello Riccardo, 1) All highlighted in orange trades took place within a bar. Do you have any orders executed at price beyond High or Low of a bar? If yes, please demonstrate this bar with visible hint window. Please have a look at the attachment. 2) Are you using Extended Backtesting mode with 2 ext...
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Default Order Size in Chart Trader
Replies: 2
Views: 441

Re: Default Order Size in Chart Trader

We are working on the new MultiCharts Wiki at the moment, it should be ready shortly. It will contain the updated version of User Manual and the users will be able to create the content as well. PDF User Manual will be updated after we launch MultiCharts wiki. It will be the next stage of the docume...
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: More than 50 live-charts with IB [SOLVED]
Replies: 13
Views: 2311

Re: More than 50 live-charts with IB [SOLVED]

It's curious. I have 200 free Tickers at IB. 200! And after set live 50 charts in MC the QM shows "max numbers of tickers reached". ????????????????? I have no other charts, no scanner online, ... Hello Henrik, Please come to our live chat Monday-Friday 6:30 am - 11 am EST to investigate ...
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier
Replies: 13
Views: 1157

Re: Backtesting Precision & Bar Magnifier

Hello Riccardo,

Do you consider that the strategy calculation results should be different using 1 day bar magnifier?
Please describe in details.
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Barchart.com datafeed problem.
Replies: 2
Views: 440

Re: Barchart.com datafeed problem.

Hello Mt9672,

Please specify the year with two digits for getting historical data of expired contracts: GCG08, LEG08.
If you are renaming the symbol-use reload (Ctrl+R) to send the new data request to the server.
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Buytocover not working properly
Replies: 15
Views: 1268

Re: Buytocover not working properly

2haerim wrote:Can the fix be shared here?

The fix will be available in MC 8 Beta 1.
Please contact us directly at support@multicharts.com if you are interested in the hot fix.
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: a colour beetween Bollinger Band Up and BB Down
Replies: 9
Views: 1675

Re: a colour beetween Bollinger Band Up and BB Down

This seems like a good feature for MC to add, the ability to easily "fill in" the space between two averages (or two trendlines for that matter), like they do in NT Trader.. A function that we could call like "fillspace" that would add color between 2 lines with a minimum of cod...
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Symbol Mapping
Replies: 5
Views: 840

Re: Symbol Mapping

Our engineers are currently working on this issue.
i will keep you updated.
by Henry MultiСharts
07 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM
Replies: 10
Views: 926

Re: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM

64 bit version of ELCollections.dll can be found at this page
The 64 bit version of globalvariable.dll is a part of MultiCharts 64 bit. It is included in the installer by default.
by Henry MultiСharts
07 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Walk Forward Optimization Days Setting
Replies: 1
Views: 431

Re: Walk Forward Optimization Days Setting

Hello Momentum,

Walk Forward Optimization Days Setting uses the data of the trading days that are present on the chart.
by Henry MultiСharts
07 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Working with data series - close of dataX
Replies: 5
Views: 556

Re: Working with data series - close of dataX

The described behaviour has not been reproduced in our environment.
The condition "barstatus(1) = 0" is true using the provided script.
Please come to our live chat Monday-Friday 6:30 am - 11 am EST to investigate this query with the specialist in this field.
We will do our best to help you.
by Henry MultiСharts
07 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: show only
Replies: 3
Views: 531

Re: show only

hello, How can I specify in my code to show only "x" contracts. In easylanguage you simply use "showonly" but that is not translating here. thanks Hello Waveslider, Unfortunately "showonly" code word is not supported by PowerLanguage. Currently there is no possibility ...
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Is DT optimization the same as regular multicharts?
Replies: 3
Views: 634

Re: Is DT optimization the same as regular multicharts?

MultiCharts DT has the same optimization engine as the full version of MultiCharts.
In order to have the same optimization results - you need to have the same setup in both platforms.
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Running Strategies from Scanner
Replies: 7
Views: 786

Re: Running Strategies from Scanner

Henry, this might be something you want to consider for further revisions. Since OOEL you can issue orders from indicators within TS - also if they are running in Radarscreen. This would be a boost for the MC scanner and make it even more useful. Regards, ABC Thank you for your suggestion. We have ...
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Symbol Mapping
Replies: 5
Views: 840

Re: Symbol Mapping

Hello Siscop, Please do the following: Go to the File->Broker profiles->Symbol mapping. Select your broker IB. You need to modify the line for the Chart Symbol with SMART exchange. Click Edit for the Broker symbol in the right column. Make sure Smart is the first exchange in the line, then add PSX (...
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Running Strategies from Scanner
Replies: 7
Views: 786

Re: Running Strategies from Scanner

Hello Momentum,

Unfortunately that is not possible to run a signal in the Real-time Market scanner at the moment.
The indicator calculations in the scanner window can be based only on the main data series, so that is not posssible to reference a number of symbols from the scanner directly.
by Henry MultiСharts
03 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Change PC [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 559

Re: Change PC [SOLVED]

Hello Ren, Your license is not tied to one computer. You will be able to re-install MC using the same license on the new PC. The only thing will change is your user ID. This can affect your purchased studies (in case you have any), but it can be resolved by contacting the script provider and changin...
by Henry MultiСharts
03 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: any way to check auto-trade positions in MC? [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 2438

Re: any way to check auto-trade positions in MC? [SOLVED]

Hello Stonebrook2011, PowerLanguage support these four code words (MarketPosition, CurrentContracts, MarketPosition_at_Broker, MarketPosition_at_Broker_for_The_Strategy). Please refer to the Wiki links provided by Jsh above for description and usage examples. Please keep in mind that these functions...
by Henry MultiСharts
03 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MakeNewMovieRef :Anyone as work with it?
Replies: 3
Views: 580

Re: MakeNewMovieRef :Anyone as work with it?

arjfca wrote:Hello
Just read about a function to create a movie in the documentation: MakeNewMovieRef
Anyone as worked with?
Martin

Hello Martin,

Unfortunately MakeNewMovieRef function is not available in MultiCharts.
by Henry MultiСharts
03 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM
Replies: 10
Views: 926

Re: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM

Henry, That's good news ... thanks for the info. As usual, TSS fellows move on swiftly and make giant leaps forward ! --- One question, though : will the MC-64bit version be 100% compatible with 32-bit DLL's (I've read some posts stating that ADE and/or GV may not be compatible) ? Another (more per...
by Henry MultiСharts
02 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Change all charts to use one symbol
Replies: 1
Views: 471

Re: Change all charts to use one symbol

Hello, That is possible to achieve your goal with the help of "Linking charts by symbol" feature. You can find more information about it in MultiCharts Help file: Start MultiCharts->Help tab->MC Help file->Contents->MultiCharts->Chart window->Status line->Symbol and Resolution Linking->Lin...
by Henry MultiСharts
02 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: OHLC tick length
Replies: 18
Views: 7055

Re: OHLC tick length

There is no such feature to change the bar's OHLC length.
You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
02 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PROBLEMS AUTOTRADING WITH IWBANK QUICKTRADE
Replies: 3
Views: 462

Re: PROBLEMS AUTOTRADING WITH IWBANK QUICKTRADE

Thank You Henry, I have tried this morning merging Metastcok data and real time from Iw bank Quick Trade and two orders were generated on two different symbols even if only one was filled meanwhile the second was rejected, dont know why. Please go to File -> New -> Order and position tracker window...
by Henry MultiСharts
02 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: OHLC tick length
Replies: 18
Views: 7055

Re: OHLC tick length

Hello, Is there a way for MC to shorten the "Open" and "Close" ticks on the OHLC bars or make it possible for the user to set them at their desired length? This may seem trivial but if you look at the attached charts you will see what I mean. The open and close ticks are so long...
by Henry MultiСharts
02 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC's road map
Replies: 4
Views: 635

Re: MC's road map

miltonc4 wrote:Hi,
Will 64 bit MC be able to work on Windows XP ?
Regards
Milton

Hello Milton,

MultiCharts 64bit will work only on 64bit Windows.
That means that you need to have MS Windows XP 64 bit.
by Henry MultiСharts
02 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How to do.... [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 610

Re: How to do.... [SOLVED]

Hello Wychy, 1) In order to display P&L you need to be connected to the broker. Currently that is not possible in Real Time Market Scanner. 2) This issue will be fixed in one of the next versions of MultiCharts. The user will be able to 'fatten' the body. 3) P&L can be shown on the chart. Yo...
by Henry MultiСharts
02 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM
Replies: 10
Views: 926

Re: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM

Hello Yann,

MultiCharts 8.0 Beta 1 is expected in two weeks.
We are going to release both version: 32bei and 64 bit.
by Henry MultiСharts
02 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC's road map
Replies: 4
Views: 635

Re: MC's road map

Hello Fernando,

MultiCharts 8.0 Beta 1 is expected in two weeks.
We are going to release both versions: 32bit and 64 bit.
by Henry MultiСharts
01 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PROBLEMS AUTOTRADING WITH IWBANK QUICKTRADE
Replies: 3
Views: 462

Re: PROBLEMS AUTOTRADING WITH IWBANK QUICKTRADE

Meanwhile I am able to send order from chart trading to IWBANK QUICKTRADE, I am not able to have strategy order sent in autotrading mode to the broker, I use METASTOCK hystorical data and made symbol mapping. I am using a strategy on daily bars which open a position on next bar at open, usually I d...
by Henry MultiСharts
01 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: [MultiCharts Webinars] Will future ones be recorded?
Replies: 7
Views: 1105

Re: [MultiCharts Webinars] Will future ones be recorded?

Hello, I`ve tryed to register at multicharts.webex.com yesterday, but received an email back saying "Your site administrator denied your request for a new Event Center account." Does it mean that you don`t accept new registrations? Thank you Hello DRCM, You've tried to register for a Host...
by Henry MultiСharts
01 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Import Instrument Lists into Porfolio Backtester
Replies: 3
Views: 549

Re: Import Instrument Lists into Porfolio Backtester

Please describe your actions step-by-step and attach the file you are importing.
by Henry MultiСharts
01 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Import Instrument Lists into Porfolio Backtester
Replies: 3
Views: 549

Re: Import Instrument Lists into Porfolio Backtester

Hello Greenroomhoo, When you start Portfolio Backtester "Active Data Source" is written in the bottom right corner of the application window. By default it is eSignal. You need to add an instrument from your data feed (IQFeed), then IQFeed will be set as "Active Data Source". The...
by Henry MultiСharts
01 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM
Replies: 10
Views: 926

Re: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM

The fix for this issue will be released in MultiCharts 8.0 Beta 1
by Henry MultiСharts
01 Feb 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: market depth
Replies: 1
Views: 424

Re: market depth

Hello Fernando,

Unfortunately it is not possible at the moment. Symbol Mapping feature cannot be used for this purpose as you cannot get Depth of Market data from IQFeed in MC.
by Henry MultiСharts
31 Jan 2012
Forum: User Contributed Studies and Indicator Library
Topic: Email Alert -- Lost Connectivity
Replies: 21
Views: 10666

Re: Loss of Broker Connectivity Alert

Couldn't find anything using search. Is there a way of getting MC to send an email when it loses connectivity with the broker when running autotraded algos.? Hello Momentum, Unfortunately there is no way to detect broker / market data disconnection from EasyLanguage script, so that is not possible ...
by Henry MultiСharts
31 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Price percent change charts?
Replies: 9
Views: 2455

Re: Price percent change charts?

Unfortunately there is no such feature in MultCharts at the moment.
You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
31 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: move bars to front
Replies: 3
Views: 505

Re: move bars to front

arnie wrote:Hi.

Is there a way to move the price bars so they could be in front of trendlines and not behind?

Regards.
Fernando


Hello Fernando,

This feature has not been implemented yet. You may want to vote for this feature request at the Project Management of our web site.
by Henry MultiСharts
31 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to assign exchange in auto-trading?
Replies: 1
Views: 422

Re: how to assign exchange in auto-trading?

Hello Stonebrook2011, Please try to do the following: Go to the File->Broker profiles->Symbol mapping. Select your broker InteractiveBrokers. Click Edit for the Broker symbol in the right column. Make sure NYSE is the first exchange in the line, PSX is the second one. Please use “;” as separator.
by Henry MultiСharts
31 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Price percent change charts?
Replies: 9
Views: 2455

Re: Price percent change charts?

In order to evaluate if this functionality is possible in MultiCharts please describe it in details.
Where exactly can we find it in TS? How does it called?
Please attach a couple of screenshots demonstrating this feature.
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Price percent change charts?
Replies: 9
Views: 2455

Re: Price percent change charts?

Hello Tozwp,

Have you checked the prebuilt indicators %Increase, %Decrease, %Chng ?
To add them you need to go to Format tab->Study->Add->Indicator.
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: [MultiCharts Webinars] Will future ones be recorded?
Replies: 7
Views: 1105

Re: [MultiCharts Webinars] Will future ones be recorded?

Hello Josh, Thank you for your kind feedback. The webinar from January 26th has just been published on the webex site We are going to record and publish all webinars the same place, after we have reviewed the recordings. So a day or two after the live event. You will need to register in order to pla...
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: GetAccountID()
Replies: 4
Views: 696

Re: GetAccountID()

Hello would one friendly supporter please inform , where to find the respective manual which describes all "account & Positions" - functionality or include some/any code examples ? Still asking even though I am aware of EL Essentials Prg´s Guide and Pages 96 onwards . Is there inf...
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: When Transact will be available?
Replies: 19
Views: 5189

Re: When Transact will be available?

FogChaser2011 wrote:Still no progress with Transact?

Hello FogChaser2011,

There were no updates regarding Transact lately.
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Creating Custom Symbols
Replies: 9
Views: 1047

Re: Creating Custom Symbols

Hello Pivot,

The other data feeds providing spread symbols are IQFeed, PATSystems and Global Server.
You may want to contact these data vendors directly for detailed information.
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: deactivate datafeed - error
Replies: 1
Views: 374

Re: deactivate datafeed - error

I have disabled the zen fire data feed. I open the quotemanager and I get a message that the datafeed can not 'be loaded. it is a bug? At this moment I do not use zen fire, how do I post popoup disappear? Hello Fibdax, In Quote manager please sort all symbols by the Data source. Then select all Zen...
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts QUIK
Topic: Первые вопросы, комментарии и т.д.
Replies: 44
Views: 11198

Re: Первые вопросы, комментарии и т.д.

txls wrote:Добрый день.

Добавьте, пожалуйста, в QM биржи РТС/ММВБ со всеми нужными настройками, чтобы не приходилось создавать их вручную.

Спасибо за предложение. Данные биржи будут добавлены в обной из будущих версий MultiCharts.
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)
Replies: 22
Views: 3017

Re: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)

We are currently transferring MultiCharts User Manual into the Wiki format as well as adding new sections to the Manual itself. The transfer will be completed soon.
by Henry MultiСharts
26 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM
Replies: 10
Views: 926

Re: Strat working on B/T but failing on A/T with FXCM

Hello Yann,

This issue will be fixed in the next version of MultiCharts.
Thank you for reporting.
by Henry MultiСharts
24 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: duplicity in orders
Replies: 3
Views: 494

Re: duplicity in orders

Hello Pablo, Please provide additional details on reproducing the issue: 1) Screenshot of MultiCharts->Format->Strategy properties->Auto trading tab 2) Screenshot of MultiCharts->File->Broker profiles->Manage->IB->Edit->Settings tab. 3) Chart screenshot demonstrating the reverse 4) Screenshot of Mul...
by Henry MultiСharts
23 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Questions on Portfolio Tester
Replies: 7
Views: 2222

Re: Questions on Portfolio Tester

But I still don't understand how is the acct. size required calculated, exactly? Which variables are incorporated from symbol settings? What is the formula? You said it was only applicable to futures markets? What is "account multiplication"? Also, you didn't mention average annual return...
by Henry MultiСharts
23 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Cannot connect to MBT
Replies: 3
Views: 588

Re: Cannot connect to MBT

Hello 3man, Please make sure all processes of MBT Desktop Pro are finished in the Windows task manager. Then start MultiCharts and try to plot a chart and connect to MBT broker profile. If you still fail to connect-please send us the logs for analysis. Here's how to find them: 1)You can find log fil...
by Henry MultiСharts
23 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: how to back-adjust continous futures
Replies: 4
Views: 626

Re: how to back-adjust continous futures

Hello Fringe,

That is not possible to back-adjust the data contained in one txt-file with the help of Quote Manager.
Back-adjustment can be performed for individual symbols while creating a Custom Futures symbol.
by Henry MultiСharts
20 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can a trendline be used to execute a trailing stop order?
Replies: 1
Views: 933

Re: Can a trendline be used to execute a trailing stop order

James S wrote:Can a trend-line be used to execute a trailing stop order?

Thanks

Hello James,

Unfortunately that is not possible in MultiCharts Discretionary Trader.
You can write a script to do that with the full version of MultiCharts.
by Henry MultiСharts
20 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: financial advisor accounts
Replies: 1
Views: 302

Re: financial advisor accounts

Hi, Can anyone tell me if MC 7.4 works properly with the financial advisor account of IB?? I tried it some time ago with MC 6 and didn't work. Thanks Hello Pablo, MultiCharts 7.4 supports Financial Advisor IB accounts. Please go to File->Broker Profiles->Manage Broker Profiles->Interactive brokers-...
by Henry MultiСharts
20 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: BarsSinceExit & Intrabar
Replies: 1
Views: 456

Re: BarsSinceExit & Intrabar

Hi there, I have a strategy with profit taking limit order (based on 1min bars) and want to keep this order alive in the case the position was exited on chart but still open at broker (IB). If I want to do so only for the bar, the "chart order" was exited, would the following framework (s...
by Henry MultiСharts
20 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Questions on Portfolio Tester
Replies: 7
Views: 2222

Re: Questions on Portfolio Tester

Hi Henry Thanks for the reply. Maybe I am a bit of a noob to futures trading. May I ask, if you buy for example, 2 futures contracts each which require 5,000 overnight margin - how is this translated into money you need into your account? If the contract value value doesn't change, do you need $5,0...
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Email alert
Replies: 1
Views: 379

Re: Email alert

Hello, I am new to Multicharts, and I would like to know if, in autotrading, it is possible to send an email alert when an order gets filled, in that particular moment. Any help will be appreciated. Un saludo, Pablo Hello Pablo. Email alerts are available for indicators, not for auto trading or sig...
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Auto-trading turns off overnight
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Re: Auto-trading turns off overnight

jl12 wrote:Connection was lost and re-established on several occasions

Make sure your Internet connection has no issues.
You can increase "auto trading turning off on the connection loss timeout" in:
MultiCharts->File->Broker profiles->Manage->IB->Edit.
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Bar Magnifier Option in Portfolio
Replies: 10
Views: 3302

Re: Bar Magnifier Option in Portfolio

Hi everyone and happy new year! Just one question, is the "bar magnifier" option is planned for the Portfolio Backtester? This would be so great to be able to test strategies with that. Thank you! Hello Roumeau. Thank you for your suggestion. Unfortunately this feature has not been implem...
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Auto-trading turns off overnight
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Re: Auto-trading turns off overnight

I turn auto-trading to IB on at 00:15 am GMT, however by 7:00 am it has turned off. This is happening on a new PC so I assume it is a settings issue, any idea as to where the problem might be. Hello Jl12. Auto trading can turn off if the broker profile connection was lost or there were too much rej...
by Henry MultiСharts
18 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4
Replies: 58
Views: 5248

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4

Hello Fernando, Thank you for your suggestion. We are planning to add Volume Histogram (displaying volume at every price level from the beginning of the session) to DOM. It was even presented on the first drafts. The downside of such functionality is that it may not work correctly with all brokers....
by Henry MultiСharts
18 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Is it possible to use custom futures in DOM?
Replies: 2
Views: 495

Re: Is it possible to use custom futures in DOM?

I did a try and it didnt work. If you use custom futures and must have the current futures in the DOM, you have to be prepared to make an exact replacement. So it is not useful. Hello NiC72. Custom futures symbol is a synthetic symbol created in MC using individual futures contracts data: combining...
by Henry MultiСharts
18 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Running a test every 300 millisecond, how can I do it?
Replies: 1
Views: 403

Re: Running a test every 300 millisecond, how can I do it?

Hello Martin.
In PowerLanguage it is not possible to set the update frequency less than 1 second.
The problem can be caused by the dll that initiates an update.
Please check the dll you are using.
You can also try to change the update frequency to 1 second.
by Henry MultiСharts
18 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Questions on Portfolio Tester
Replies: 7
Views: 2222

Re: Questions on Portfolio Tester

See the attached pic highlighting my questions. How is the "Account Size Required" calculated? And is there a way to circumvent required account size in live trading perhaps by trading mini/micro futures instead of full sized contracts? Also does the portfolio tester include average annua...
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Copying directories to a rebuilt Pc
Replies: 1
Views: 331

Re: Copying directories to a rebuilt Pc

I've copied across the whole of my old Multicharts folder in Program Data-TS Support to my rebuilt PC, some files didn't appear to copy due to permissioning, will this be a problem Hello Jl12. It depends on the folder that failed to copy. Most possibly it was "TradingCenter" folder that w...
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: duplicity in orders
Replies: 3
Views: 494

Re: duplicity in orders

Please provide additional information on the subject:
-what is your version of MultiCharts
-who is your data feed and broker
-what symbol and resolution are you trading
-a sample script for reproducing this behaviour
by Henry MultiСharts
17 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem importing .qmd file
Replies: 5
Views: 685

Re: Problem importing .qmd file

New version installed, same error with small differences: Address: 0x76E4B9BC ( 1994701244) Thread ID: 0x00001238( 4664) Hello Nemoz_z. We need additional information (logs and dumps) from your PC to investigate this issue. You can follow the guides provided below in order to collect this informati...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem importing .qmd file
Replies: 5
Views: 685

Re: Problem importing .qmd file

Please download and install the latest version of MCDT 7.4 release from this page.
If the issue is still present on the latest version-please let us know.
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Custom ShowMe - Text Display
Replies: 1
Views: 400

Re: Custom ShowMe - Text Display

Hello Tim.
We have forwarded your request to our developers.
Thank you for suggestion.
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem importing .qmd file
Replies: 5
Views: 685

Re: Problem importing .qmd file

Do you receive any error message on crash?
(it can be Exception or Assert with description or Windows crash error form).
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: The pip value and % value stay 0 - bug?
Replies: 1
Views: 527

Re: The pip value and % value stay 0 - bug?

Please let me know who is your broker and what symbol you are trading.
Have you added the symbol manually or from the data source?
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: GFT broker and datafeed
Replies: 23
Views: 2026

Re: GFT broker and datafeed

There are no specific details at the moment.
The list of currently supported brokers can be found at this page.

Please follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and our Traders’ Blog to get the latest updates about new additions to MultiCharts.
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Export multiple symbols
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Re: Export multiple symbols

Hi, Following up on this has anyone got any method to export multiple instruments to ASCII at the same time or any tips to speed up the manual process of 1 instrument bid,ask or last at a time? Thanks Hello Darren. Unfortunately export of multiple instruments to ASCII has not been implemented yet. ...
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: View / Toolbars / Command Line
Replies: 1
Views: 351

Re: View / Toolbars / Command Line

Please keep in mind that at the moment it is possible to change the symbol and resolution at once using the command line in two ways: 1) type ".csy name=EURUSD.FXCM, res=240 min", then click Enter 2) by changing the ticker first and then the resolution: type in "EURUSD.FXCM" comm...
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: DOM and filled order sound
Replies: 1
Views: 396

Re: DOM and filled order sound

Hello CrazyNasdaq.
This feature has not been implemented yet.
Please vote for it in the Project Management of our web site.
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strategy backtesting a with tick or minute resolution
Replies: 6
Views: 639

Re: Strategy backtesting a with tick or minute resolution

How would I program my strategy to execute using daily bars while keeping the resolution at 1 minute? Otherwise it will try to execute using the last (for example) 150 minute bars where I want it to execute using the last 150 daily bars, just using minute bars to check information about the where t...
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Copying DDE templates to a new install
Replies: 1
Views: 470

Re: Copying DDE templates to a new install

Please click on Windows Start button Run Regedit.exe In order to transfer your DDE Data Feed Templates you need to export the following registry branch: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TS Support\MultiCharts\Datafeeds\DDETemplates On PC2 you need to import this registry key while MultiCharts and all of i...
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4
Replies: 58
Views: 5248

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4

Please download and install these three files one by one in the following order: 1) http://dl.dropbox.com/u/27918922/vcredist_x86_2005SP1_eng.exe 2) http://dl.dropbox.com/u/27918922/vcredist_x86_2008_eng.exe 3) http://dl.dropbox.com/u/27918922/vcredist_x86_2008SP1_eng.exe After the installation ple...
by Henry MultiСharts
11 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC 7.4: Loading a 30min-chart 16 years ... 15 Minutes!
Replies: 5
Views: 842

Re: MC 7.4: Loading a 30min-chart 16 years ... 15 Minutes!

All right, this solves the problem after you have downloaded data, after the first time. But Why is so slow the first time? If I download data using TS it's very fast Then the problem is the local MC process on my computer. Can I tweak something?. Maybe there is a hidden variable that specifies how...
by Henry MultiСharts
11 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strategy backtesting a with tick or minute resolution
Replies: 6
Views: 639

Re: Strategy backtesting a with tick or minute resolution

Please make a right click on the instrument in Poftfolio Backtester->Format instrument->Settings->Specify the resolution you need.
Please keep in mind that you should have this data in the database or be able to obtain it from the data source.
by Henry MultiСharts
11 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4
Replies: 58
Views: 5248

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4

Please download and install these three files one by one in the following order: 1) http://dl.dropbox.com/u/27918922/vcredist_x86_2005SP1_eng.exe 2) http://dl.dropbox.com/u/27918922/vcredist_x86_2008_eng.exe 3) http://dl.dropbox.com/u/27918922/vcredist_x86_2008SP1_eng.exe After the installation ple...
by Henry MultiСharts
11 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4
Replies: 58
Views: 5248

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4

After registration I cant start MC, QM, Portf. Back Tester! I see for short time the MultiCharts.exe in task-manger, but it disappear immediately. I can start only PowerL. Editor and 3D Optim. Charts. I did a lot repair, install, uninstall, uncheck Compile Studies check box when installing MultiCha...
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: GFT broker and datafeed
Replies: 23
Views: 2026

Re: GFT broker and datafeed

Fabrice Daniel wrote:Hi,

Is there a plan to add GFT Forex as a broker and/or datafeed provider ?

Thank you
Best Regards

Hello Fabrice.
Currently there is no plan to add GFT Forex as broker or datafeed.
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can multichart DT place order based on close candle? [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 589

Re: Can multichart DT place order based on close candle? [SOLVED]

The functionality described above is possible in terms of MultiCharts Discretionary Trader.
It will be easier to achieve your goal with the full version of MultiCharts using the PowerLanguage Editor.
You can download free fully functional 30-day trial version of MultiCharts at this page.
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: volume profile [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 662

Re: volume profile [SOLVED]

Hello Smb. Volume Profile feature is available in MultiCharts Discretionary Trader. Volume Profile displays a histogram of the transaction volume at each price level over a certain time period. You can find more information about it in MultiCharts help file: Start MultiCharts->Help tab->MC Help file...
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can you have Advance/Decline of nyse in multicharts? [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 1278

Re: Can you have Advance/Decline of nyse in multicharts? [SOLVED]

This indicator requires two data series for calculation: the first for Advance issues and the second for Decline issues (can be changed on Format->Study->Inputs tab). You need to add second data series to your chart: make a right click on the chart->Insert instrument->Select the instrument->Settings...
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PFG stop market orders
Replies: 3
Views: 486

Re: PFG stop market orders

Please make sure that your order's stop price is below the last trade price.
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Autotrading switches off after many rejections
Replies: 3
Views: 535

Re: Autotrading switches off after many rejections

Hello Allen. This feature was implemented in MultiCharts 7.4 beta 2. Autotrading now turns off when orders reject more than N times in a row (between 10 and 20 times). This was created to prevent flooding broker servers with orders. If this happens, you will see an error message "Automated trad...
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Strategy backtesting a with tick or minute resolution
Replies: 6
Views: 639

Re: Strategy backtesting a with tick or minute resolution

Hello DukeNukem.
Please describe what do you mean in details.
Do you mean that you have a strategy designed for calculation on a daily resolution?
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC Discretionary Trader Mobile?
Replies: 6
Views: 2574

Re: MC Discretionary Trader Mobile?

Hello Nuno-online.
We do not have plans for mobile version of MCDT at the moment.
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can you have Advance/Decline of nyse in multicharts? [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 1278

Re: Can you have Advance/Decline of nyse in multicharts? [SOLVED]

Please create a new chart in MultiCharts (File->New->Chart window).
Then add the Advance-decline indicator using Format tab->Study->Add->Indicator->Advance-decl (you can choose from Line and Ratio).
by Henry MultiСharts
10 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: can't load data with high range
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: can't load data with high range

Please make sure you are running the latest version of MultiCharts 7.4 Release (Build 4906) and your file contains the data for the period you are requesting.
Are you able to plot all data you are requesting using "From ... To" data range in Format->Instrument->Settings tab ?
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: E-mini SP500 futures quotes with TT feed
Replies: 5
Views: 966

Re: E-mini SP500 futures quotes with TT feed

Please re-add the symbol from the data source to get the proper symbol settings.
In the Quote manager please go to Instrument tab->Add symbol->From data source-> TT.
After that-create a new DOM window.
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signals incorrect.
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Signals incorrect.

Everything seems correct but at this stage: ZZ edit window opens> add description (Lean Hogs)> settings tab: used the default exchange and ECN's settings, same in sessions tab (was I correct to accept the default settings?). if the default exchange and ECN's settings won't do, you can set the same s...
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: E-mini SP500 futures quotes with TT feed
Replies: 5
Views: 966

Re: E-mini SP500 futures quotes with TT feed

agauthe wrote:Hello,

Are you sure this is the only parameter to set up? because in DOM i have a strange behavior ..

Thanks for your help

Have you created a new DOM window after making the changes?
Please describe what do you mean by "a strange behavior".
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: PFG stop market orders
Replies: 3
Views: 486

Re: PFG stop market orders

Hi, Does someone know if it's possible to send a stop market order to PFG? I have the problem when the price is above the stop the order is rejected. When it happens in IB the order converts automatically in a market order. I don't know how I can do it in PFG. Any idea? Thanks Hello Pablo. What is ...
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: E-mini SP500 futures quotes with TT feed
Replies: 5
Views: 966

Re: E-mini SP500 futures quotes with TT feed

Hello Agauthe. Trading Technologies price multiplier was implemented in MultiCharts 7.2 beta. Please make sure you are running this version or higher. Each symbol can be multiplied with a multiplier at the end of Description *Root* in Symbol Dictionary for TT (Quote Manager->Tools->Symbol dictionary...
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4
Replies: 58
Views: 5248

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4

Ulich05 wrote:for some reason i cant download the new version from the site, hang up on my User Id field, my registration name and registration code both fail there.... anyone still up this late? :)

Hello Ulich05.
User ID can be found under Help -> About MultiCharts.
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4
Replies: 58
Views: 5248

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4

I modified the code in this way and does not work if time >900 then begin buy("buy1") 1 contract next bar 1202 limit; end; C:\PROGRA~3\TSSUPP~1\MULTIC~1\STUDYS~1\Studies\SrcCpp\STRATE~1\s_vuoto.cpp: In member function `virtual void s_vuoto::Body()': C:\PROGRA~3\TSSUPP~1\MULTIC~1\STUDYS~1\...
by Henry MultiСharts
05 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Can you have Advance/Decline of nyse in multicharts? [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 1278

Re: Can you have Advance/Decline of nyse in multicharts? [SOLVED]

Hello,
Do you refer to Advance-decline indicator applied to the NYSE symbol chart?
by Henry MultiСharts
05 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Querstions about the command toolbar
Replies: 1
Views: 487

Re: Querstions about the command toolbar

Hello Nicholas.
Type in: "30 min" or "30 minutes" to change the chart resolution to 30 minutes.
by Henry MultiСharts
05 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signals incorrect.
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Signals incorrect.

If you are referring to the IB symbols settings, then we recommend to use the settings obtained from the data source:
In the Quote manager please go to Instrument tab->Add symbol->From data source-> IB.
by Henry MultiСharts
05 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: CPU Usage too high
Replies: 5
Views: 1074

Re: CPU Usage too high

Please disable your antivirus and the other software running in background.
Does it reduce MultiCharts CPU usage?
by Henry MultiСharts
04 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Serious Issue with Exits - Automated trading - no workaround [SOLVED]
Replies: 69
Views: 11650

Re: Serious Issue with Exits - Automated trading - no workar [SOLVED]

Hello Vking.
We are considering your request.
Indeed it is an important functionality.
However we are currently focused on developing other features.
We will get back to you with an update as soon as there are any news regarding this feature.
by Henry MultiСharts
03 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC 7.4: Loading a 30min-chart 16 years ... 15 Minutes!
Replies: 5
Views: 842

Re: MC 7.4: Loading a 30min-chart 16 years ... 15 Minutes!

Hello Gaempi.
Please go to Quote manager->Tools->Data sources->Global server->Settings.
Is the option "Save data to local database" enabled?
by Henry MultiСharts
03 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: can't load data with high range
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: can't load data with high range

Hello Rokanten.
Please provide the following information:
-Who is your data feed?
-Are you using ASCII file as the data source?
-What is the resolution of stored data?
-Is it lower than 1 day?
by Henry MultiСharts
03 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Power editor locking-memory usage
Replies: 3
Views: 568

Re: Power editor locking-memory usage

Please try to compile your scripts in “Fast Compilation” mode.
by Henry MultiСharts
03 Jan 2012
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: bracket orders with MCDT DOM [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 604

Re: bracket orders with MCDT DOM [SOLVED]

You can save up to 4 templates per Exit Strategy. For instance, you can save up to 4 templates for the Bracket Strategy. Make a right click on the exit strategy in DOM->Save as template, modify the settings, click Save, make sure you choose a different 'heart' color when you are saving the template,...
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Manual/Chart trading has too much bugs
Replies: 1
Views: 663

Re: Manual/Chart trading has too much bugs

Hello Manualtrader. Thank you for your kind words. The difficulties with manual trading you have described above are not bugs. 1) The described problem appears if the parent order is partially filled (not entire order quantity filled at once). The default timeout is 1000 ms (1 second). The strategy ...
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Are bracket orders submitted to the exchange
Replies: 4
Views: 1331

Re: Are bracket orders submitted to the exchange

Hi, I am experiencing the same problem (bracket orders BLUE instead of GREEN) with the following signal code (as an example) for a bracket order (MC 7.4 Build 4906; IB TWS 921.5): buy 1 contract next bar open - 10 points limit ; sellshort 1 contract next bar open + 10 points limit ; Checking the su...
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: How can I save the data range?
Replies: 1
Views: 378

Re: How can I save the data range?

Unfortunately, it is not possible to save the data range the way you want it.
You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
30 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Manual/Chart trading has too much bugs
Replies: 2
Views: 707

Re: Manual/Chart trading has too much bugs

Hello Manualtrader. Thank you for your kind words. The difficulties with manual trading you have described above are not bugs. 1) The described problem appears if the parent order is partially filled (not entire order quantity filled at once). The default timeout is 1000 ms (1 second). The strategy ...
by Henry MultiСharts
29 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: CPU Usage too high
Replies: 5
Views: 1074

Re: CPU Usage too high

Please let me know what version of Windows are you running. For Windows Vista/7 you can find this information here: Control Panel\System and Security\System or right click on the Computer icon and select properties. For Windows XP you can find this information here: Control Panel\System\General or r...
by Henry MultiСharts
29 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MULTICHARTS 7.4
Replies: 58
Views: 5248

Re: MULTICHARTS 7.4

Error compile power language...sik! ------ Compiled with error(s): ------ Compile error errLine 0, errColumn 0, errLineEnd 0, errColumnEnd 0 causal study: (Function) 28.12.11 22:43:01 ------ Build started: ------ Study: "%Chg" (Indicator) Please wait .... ------ Compiled with error(s): --...
by Henry MultiСharts
29 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: CPU Usage too high
Replies: 5
Views: 1074

Re: CPU Usage too high

Please describe this behaviour: -what version of MCDT are you running -who is your data feed and broker -what is the number of workspaces, charts, symbols you are running -what are the resolutions and amount of bars on the charts -how many indicators and signals are applied to the charts -is auto-tr...
by Henry MultiСharts
29 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Optimizing Time
Replies: 7
Views: 768

Re: Optimizing Time

The numbers like 1075, 960 are not undertood as time by MultiCharts, they understood as regular numbers.
You can simply ignore them.
Please leave a feature request at this web page if you want to have time-based optimization functionality in the future:
https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
29 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signals incorrect.
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Signals incorrect.

Thanks Henry, I think I may be misinterpreting what you are telling me. Are you saying that the chart should be made from IB symbol data, not ascii data from Pinnacle? I tried that with CRH2 and the chart opens up empty, saying no data. The system I'm running requires back adjusted continuous contr...
by Henry MultiСharts
28 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signals incorrect.
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Signals incorrect.

Thanks Henry, That all looks good and I've set up the symbol settings as per your instructions but there are a number of instruments which have a tick sizes of .000025, .0025, .025, .005 or .05. Multicharts appears to not have options in the price scale drop box for these sizes. How do I set these ...
by Henry MultiСharts
28 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 19
Views: 3908

Re: [SOLVED]

Ok The issue has been partially resolved. The right server connection is not "Zen Fire", but "Zen Fire Local Sim" However I am still not able to populate charts and dom of EUREX market It stay always in "Waiting for data" http://i42.tinypic.com/rvlmol.jpg If you want t...
by Henry MultiСharts
28 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: symbol mapping ecbot
Replies: 2
Views: 442

Re: symbol mapping ecbot

Please describe what exactly the problem is.
Have you added the symbols from the data source (Quote manager->Instrument tab->Add symbol->From data source)?
Have you setup the symbol mapping (MultiCharts->Broker profiles->Symbol mapping)?
by Henry MultiСharts
28 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signals incorrect.
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Signals incorrect.

Thanks Henry, That all looks good and I've set up the symbol settings as per your instructions but there are a number of instruments which have a tick sizes of .000025, .0025, .025, .005 or .05. Multicharts appears to not have options in the price scale drop box for these sizes. How do I set these ...
by Henry MultiСharts
28 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Preliminary documentation for new reserved words in MC7
Replies: 26
Views: 5900

Re: Preliminary documentation for new reserved words in MC7

Hello Josh. Thank you for your observation. We will fix the descripton. 3. PosTradeCommission PosTradeCommission returns an absolute numerical value, indicating the commission and slippage spent for the specified trade. PosTradeCommission = (Position Size * Slippage per share/contract) + (Position S...
by Henry MultiСharts
28 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: about IOG/BarMagnifier in custom futures...
Replies: 10
Views: 1424

Re: about IOG in custom futures...

Intra-Bar Order Generation and Bar Magnifier are unavailable for Custom Futures. Data Playback can be used only in "As Is" mode. Henry, I think Intra-Bar Order Generation works with Custom Futures, please can you clarify. I know for sure that Bar Magnifier does not work. Regards Super Hel...
by Henry MultiСharts
23 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with Zenfire demo request
Replies: 6
Views: 768

Re: Problem with Zenfire demo request

CrazyNasdaq,
thank you for the update.
Important information for all users running Zenfire Sim.
by Henry MultiСharts
23 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with Zenfire demo request
Replies: 6
Views: 768

Re: Problem with Zenfire demo request

If your account connects to Paper Trading server, then it only supports Globex exchanges.
You need to clarify it with the account supplier.
by Henry MultiСharts
23 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Problem with Zenfire demo request
Replies: 6
Views: 768

Re: Problem with Zenfire demo request

Hello, CrazyNasdaq. In the broker profile/data feed settings you need to select Deployment:Server Sim. You need to go to Quote manager->Tools->Data sources->Zen fire->Settings. Select Zenfire/Rithmic Server Sim deployment. Input your login and password. Click Ok. Then add the symbols from the data s...
by Henry MultiСharts
23 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 19
Views: 3908

Re: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]

Still having problem with zen fire demo I am able to display charts with only CME symbols and the connection in quote manager remains always "on" while in MC the icon is yellow As i said I can't display charts of Eurex Market notwithstanding the symbols are right "Collect data w/o pl...
by Henry MultiСharts
22 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 19
Views: 3908

Re: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]

Still having problem with zen fire demo I am able to display charts with only CME symbols and the connection in quote manager remains always "on" while in MC the icon is yellow As i said I can't display charts of Eurex Market notwithstanding the symbols are right "Collect data w/o pl...
by Henry MultiСharts
22 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC DT Beta 7.4 - available? [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 1389

Re: MC DT Beta 7.4 - available? [SOLVED]

You can download a 30 day trial version of MultiCharts without Facebook account at https://www.multicharts.com/free-trading-software/. If you want to use MCDT - please sign up for Facebook and press Recommend MultiCharts at this page https://www.multicharts.com/free/, only in this way you will be ab...
by Henry MultiСharts
22 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Donchian Channel Indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Donchian Channel Indicator [SOLVED]

Please come to our live chat Monday-Friday 6:30 am - 4 pm EST to investigate your request.
by Henry MultiСharts
22 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data feed and execution (broker) combo [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 888

Re: Data feed and execution (broker) combo [SOLVED]

DOM window is populated with IB data (in your case).
by Henry MultiСharts
22 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Donchian Channel Indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Donchian Channel Indicator [SOLVED]

Please try to select "Screen" scaling for both - chart instrument and indicator in Format->Instrument->Scaling and Format->Study->Scaling. More information about scaling can be found in Multicharts help file (Help->About->Multicharts help-> MultiCharts->Studies->Indicator scaling).
by Henry MultiСharts
22 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)
Replies: 22
Views: 3017

Re: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)

MultiCharts User Manual will be updated in the nearest future. We understand that this aspect is very important for our customers. Manual Trading, Custom Futures and other sections of the Manual are in the works at the moment. Understanding the importance of tutorials and documentation we have updat...
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Donchian Channel Indicator [SOLVED]
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Donchian Channel Indicator [SOLVED]

The image cannot be opened.
Please attach it to your forum post.
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Data feed and execution (broker) combo [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 888

Re: Data feed and execution (broker) combo [SOLVED]

Hello Timokrates. In MultiCharts that is possible to use IQfeed data feed to execute the trades via Interactive Brokers. You need to setup symbol mapping. General overview at this page . Here is how to do it: 1) You need to have symbols added both from data feed and broker. Please add the symbols fr...
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: BUG: Major Recurring Premarket Volume Error in Esignal
Replies: 15
Views: 1167

Re: BUG: Major Recurring Premarket Volume Error in Esignal

Trader39, thank you for reporting.

We confirm this limitation of current Volume implementation for eSignal data feed.
We appreciate your feedback, correct volume for premarket and postmarket hours received from eSignal data feed will be displayed in one of the next versions.
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: merge real time data IB with delayed historical eSignal data
Replies: 4
Views: 974

Re: merge real time data IB with delayed historical eSignal

Unfortunately that is not possible with the current implementation of Merging data feature and there are no known workarounds.
You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plot - PlotName
Replies: 5
Views: 585

Re: Plot - PlotName

Our coder suggets to use Trendline (TD_New) instead of Plot.
by Henry MultiСharts
21 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 19
Views: 3908

Re: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]

Ok Thanks Henry! My Demo Broker is MirusFutures and I also esignal for my live quotes. Also, should I disable esgnal data feed before connecting to ZF? Thanks. You need to have your Zenfire (Mirus) data feed connection established in order to use Zenfire or Rithmic Local Sim. In MultiCharts you can...
by Henry MultiСharts
20 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]
Replies: 19
Views: 3908

Re: ZenFire Demo Trading [SOLVED]

I have been having many issues in connecting my MirusFutures Demo account as I do not see File->Broker profiles->Manage->New-> Zenfire/Rithmic Server Sim as an option! Zenfire Sim is supported in MultiCharts 7.2 or higher. Please make sure you are running this version or higher. In order to use Ser...
by Henry MultiСharts
20 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plot - PlotName
Replies: 5
Views: 585

Re: Plot - PlotName

That is not possible to set the plot name as a variable.
This is a constant value. You need to input it manually.
by Henry MultiСharts
20 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: BUG: Major Recurring Premarket Volume Error in Esignal
Replies: 15
Views: 1167

Re: BUG: Major Recurring Premarket Volume Error in Esignal

This is not a bug.
This is how the volume is provided by eSignal data feed.
You can check it in eSignal data manager->File->Symbol monitor.
Please find the video in the attachment.
by Henry MultiСharts
20 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)
Replies: 22
Views: 3017

Re: MultiCharts 7.1 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)

We are going to release the updated help file in the new year. A simple "updated help file" like a freeware or a cheap shareware ?? Is it a joke ?? MultiCharts deserves a SERIOUS PROFESSIONAL PRINTABLE MANUAL not an AMATEUR NOT printable HELP FILE You want people to vote for MultiCharts f...
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: TIME & SALES [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 793

Re: TIME & SALES [SOLVED]

Unfortunately there is no estimated release time for this feature.
Please follow the Time and sales feature request for the further updates.
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: about IOG/BarMagnifier in custom futures...
Replies: 10
Views: 1424

Re: about IOG in custom futures...

IOU and Bar Magnifier are extremely important functionalities for reliable backtesting. Is there any plan to add this functionality soon. Should not be too hard - for MC team! This feature has not been implemented yet. You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web si...
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Time / CurrentTime -
Replies: 19
Views: 848

Re: Time / CurrentTime -

You can add the second data series with smaller resolution like ticks or seconds and write in the script

Code: Select all

print (time_s data2);
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Plot - PlotName
Replies: 5
Views: 585

Re: Plot - PlotName

The line name is displayed in the Format Study->Style tab and cannot be modified.
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta
Replies: 10
Views: 805

Re: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta

I am experiencing something similar with the daily feed from IWBANK QUICKTRADE, when I download the daily data several recent bars are missing, for example I have lack of data from 1December to 8 December, or I do not have the last bar etc...I was wondering if the cause can be similar? That is a di...
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: BUG: Major Recurring Premarket Volume Error in Esignal
Replies: 15
Views: 1167

Re: BUG: Major Recurring Premarket Volume Error in Esignal

Our engineers are investigating the issue.
We will get back to you in case we need any additional information.
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: FOREX setup of Multicharts, eSignal, FXCM broker
Replies: 16
Views: 1927

Re: FOREX setup of Multicharts, eSignal, FXCM broker

Thanks, for all your help, I have another question regarding the bid/ask/trade setup. It seems that if I set up Data1 to be the ASK prices and Data2 the BID prices, the Data1 stream does not seem to have history in it. Data2 does have history in it. I'm working with FOREX, and I have setup QuoteMan...
by Henry MultiСharts
19 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.4 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)
Replies: 22
Views: 3017

Re: MultiCharts 7.1 Printer-friendly Manual (.PDF format)

We are going to release the updated help file in the new year.
You can contact our technical support or ask on the forum in case you have any questions about the new features.
We are always glad to help you.
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Show volume borders [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 1011

Re: Show volume borders [SOLVED]

Yes this is the study I use and it seems like the color in the style tab has no effect, maybe because colors of this study are controlled by inputs (but weight style works well). Is it a bug or is there another way to have border on volume bars? The Up and Down colors are specified in the Format->S...
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta
Replies: 10
Views: 805

Re: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta

The bug with eSignal daily bar was fixed in MultiCharts Version 7.4 Beta 2 (Build 4864).
Please download and install this version and let us know in case you still have the issue.
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta
Replies: 10
Views: 805

Re: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta

What exact version of MultiCharts are you running?
is it MultiCharts Version 7.4 Beta 2 (Build 4864) ?
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart Trader Vs Automatic Trading
Replies: 3
Views: 604

Re: Chart Trader Vs Automatic Trading

The order is active until the next script calculation.
The order will be cancelled if the condition is not met.
If you need to cancel the order-you need to stop sending it from the script.
by Henry MultiСharts
16 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts QUIK
Topic: Первые вопросы, комментарии и т.д.
Replies: 44
Views: 11198

Re: Первые вопросы, комментарии и т.д.

Пожалуйста, создайте feature request в project management.
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts QUIK
Topic: Установка новых Релизов
Replies: 1
Views: 959

Re: Установка новых Релизов

Мы рекомендуем следующий алгоритм: 1. Удаление Quik адаптера 2. Обновление MultiCharts на новую версию 3. Запуск MultiCharts 4. Запуск Quote Manager из MultiCharts->File->New->Quote manager window 5. Закрытие MultiCharts и Quote Manager. Завершение всех процессов 6. Установка Quik адаптера 7. Запуск...
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Replay data in the 3D Optimizer
Replies: 1
Views: 415

Re: Replay data in the 3D Optimizer

Hello Laurent.
This feature has not been implemented yet. You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: New Website Design
Replies: 7
Views: 802

Re: New Website Design

Please press F5 from your keyboard to reload the page.
The visual issue you have encountered is due to cached data.
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Multiple MC DT sessions
Replies: 2
Views: 612

Re: Multiple MC DT sessions

Hello Buylosellhi.
You can run multiple instances of MultiCharts Discretionary Treader.exe
The Quote manager will be utilized by each instance of MCDT.
Such usage should not cause any conflicts.
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Any progress with TransAct? [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 527

Re: Any progress with TransAct? [SOLVED]

More information can be found in this topic:When Transact will be available?
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Chart Trader Vs Automatic Trading
Replies: 3
Views: 604

Re: Chart Trader Vs Automatic Trading

Hello Neil. You need to place the "strategy levels" consequentially. That means that in your script you need to put the orders under conditions in order to generate them one after another. You can find useful information about coding on the Power Language at this web page under Additional ...
by Henry MultiСharts
15 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta
Replies: 10
Views: 805

Re: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta

Is INHX a stock? Was the symbol added manually or from the data source? Please clarify the steps for reproducing the issue: 1) Add the symbol 2) Make a right click on it in the Quote manager->Fields to collect->Select Trade field for Daily resolution? 3) Enable "Collect data without plotting&qu...
by Henry MultiСharts
14 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signals incorrect.
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Signals incorrect.

min$move = 12.50 As far as I understand that means the price of min. movement (pips) in the account currency. Quote Manager settings are marked as (QM). TWS settings are marked as (TWS). Price Scale(TWS) = Price Scale (QM) = 1/4 Minimum price movement (TWS) = Min.Movment(QM) = 1 because you can plac...
by Henry MultiСharts
14 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Two Great New Features!!
Replies: 2
Views: 639

Re: Two Great New Features!!

Hello Flipflopper.
This feature has not been implemented yet.
You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
14 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Bracket order cancellation on ASync trading
Replies: 5
Views: 1570

Re: Bracket order cancellation on ASync trading

In Async mode the order can be filled on the chart but not filled at the broker. For ex. the target price was touched but then price retraced, the volume was not sufficient at the broker. To avoid the described situation there are two options: in Format->Strategy properties->Auto trading->enable Con...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signals incorrect.
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Signals incorrect.

The correct settings for ZC symbol are:
Price Scale 1/4, Daily Limit 1, Min. Movement 1, Big Point Value 50.
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC7.0 beta 4 IB backfill spikes
Replies: 86
Views: 12743

Re: MC7.0 beta 4 IB backfill spikes

Hi Henry, I showed the issue to live support so I am surprised to find it is not confirmed. It was them (live support) that could not find the log files, I seem to remember there is/was a registry entry to turn them off. I seem to recall doing so when they where becoming excessively large. How does...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: TIME & SALES [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 793

Re: TIME & SALES [SOLVED]

We do not have plans to include this indicator into MCDT package at the moment.
Time and sales feature request has been confirmed.
So the Time and sales feature will be implemented in one of the future versions.
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MC7.0 beta 4 IB backfill spikes
Replies: 86
Views: 12743

Re: MC7.0 beta 4 IB backfill spikes

What is the status of this? I did go to live chat but my computer did not have log files, still at least it demonstrated the issue. There is no confirmed issue. Please, set up your IB data feed in QuoteManager -> Tools -> Data Source like it is on the screen shot below and try to reproduce the issu...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts QUIK
Topic: sessionlastbar
Replies: 8
Views: 1795

Re: sessionlastbar

Про индикатор в уголку если честно не помню, возможно красненький был ( Стаканы тоже стояли ). Если в следующий раз такое случиться обязательно обращу внимание. Проблем с памятью и ошибок никаких небыло, ничего не выскакивало, просто все остановилось, визуально заметил за 5-7 минут что котировки ни...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts QUIK
Topic: sessionlastbar
Replies: 8
Views: 1795

Re: sessionlastbar

Интересный сейчас баг возник в 7.4b с утра стояла включенная, графики были минутные и секундные, с ZF, Квик и ESignal + 2 Стакана IB,ZF Все котировки просто застыли на всех графиках, причем ничего не зависло. Перезапустил МЧ сново все пошло. Перебоя с интернетом небыло, так как на это ругнылся бы I...
by Henry MultiСharts
13 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SSD Drive
Replies: 7
Views: 1723

Re: SSD Drive

Elm wrote:Hi, the version is 7.0 Release (Build 4510). I changed all three paths.
Thanks.

Opening workspaces with merging issue was fixed in the latest version of MultiCharts.
You can upgrade to MultiCharts 7.4 beta 2 or select the chart symbols once again in Format->Instrument.
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Signals incorrect.
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Signals incorrect.

Please describe what is exactly incorrect.
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Bracket order cancellation on ASync trading
Replies: 5
Views: 1570

Re: Bracket order cancellation on ASync trading

The order was not filled because the order price did not meet the broker price.
For example some brokers cannot execute the order on ES symbol with price xxxx.37
Only the orders with step 0.25 can be filled.
So there is no bug.
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: SSD Drive
Replies: 7
Views: 1723

Re: SSD Drive

Hi, I'm also using an SSD, but I'm using 64 bit windows 7. I couln't find the registry keys at those locations, but I found them under HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\TS Support\MultiCharts\Databases\Portfolio and HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\TS Support\MultiCharts\Databases\Storage. I changed the file path...
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta
Replies: 10
Views: 805

Re: ESignal Daily Bars in 7.4 Beta

Have you changed symbol settings? What else have changed in the PC and software setup? Can this problem be easily reproduced on MultiCharts 7.4 beta 2 ? Please let me know what symbol you are using. Attach screenshots of the following tabs: Quote manager-> double click on the symbol->Settings and Se...
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: here we go again
Replies: 2
Views: 740

Re: here we go again

worked on a strat for backtesting. went to optimize - crash - lost strat code no idea why. redid it went to optimize and get the following error - see screen shot. 12-11-2011 9-44-11 AM.png reboot - did not fix it. thanks for wasting another eight hours of my life MC. Assume i now need to reload th...
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts QUIK
Topic: sessionlastbar
Replies: 8
Views: 1795

Re: sessionlastbar

TCust wrote:По поводу sessionlastbar вылавливаю ституации когда это случилось, как найду отправлю, это было на адаптере ZF и Квик т.е. не в одном месте.

Мы подтверждаем проблему с Sessionlastbar.
Решение проблемы запланировано на MultiCharts 7.4 Release.
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Import of TXT file [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Re: Import of TXT file [SOLVED]

marwanco wrote:It was problem with date range not matching.It works now.

Is it possible to record Bid and Ask and Trade in one file?

Thanks

Do you mean to export all fields data for one symbol into one ASCII file ?
by Henry MultiСharts
12 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: CSI Data
Replies: 5
Views: 701

Re: CSI Data

If you update the data in the CSI downloader then the data will not automatically update in the chart.
You need to Reload the chart to update it with the new data.
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Orders not going through to TWS
Replies: 5
Views: 710

Re: Orders not going through to TWS

The broker symbols are incorrect. You will not be able to trade with such symbol mapping. Please go to Quote manager->Instrument tab->Add symbol->From data source-> IB->Futures->input the symbol root in the search line and click lookup. The list will be populated with the search results. Add the cur...
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Feature Request: Modify Pending orders [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 506

Re: Feature Request: Modify Pending orders [SOLVED]

Hello Tricello.
Thank you for your kind feedback.
Order modification is broker dependent.
If broker supports modification of certain order types-the modification will also be available in MultiCharts.
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Prioritize execution of strategy for multiple symbols?
Replies: 1
Views: 526

Re: Prioritize execution of strategy for multiple symbols?

Unfortunately there is no analogue for Portfolio Backtester keyword "PortfolioEntriesPriority" for strategy trading.
You need to form the trading priority. Symbol execution based on seconds pattern you have describe above should function.
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Portfolio sizing question
Replies: 6
Views: 1265

Re: Portfolio sizing question

Unfortunately there are no such keywords at the moment to determine the total number of filled or pending orders for this strategy or for all symbols.

To determine the total equity that is available for trading you need to do the calculation:
TotalEquity = InitialCapital+NetProfit+OpenPositionProfit
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Dec 2011
Forum: MCFX
Topic: MIcro Lots [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 1562

Re: MIcro Lots [SOLVED]

teo wrote:Quotemanager in MCFX .... where is it ?

There is no Quotemanager in MCFX, symbol settings cannot be changed.
In MCFX when you buy 1 contract - it will buy 10000 at FXCM broker.
by Henry MultiСharts
09 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Orders not going through to TWS
Replies: 5
Views: 710

Re: Orders not going through to TWS

The symbol mapping is incorrect. In order to create correct symbol mapping you need to add the symbols from the data source. In the Quote manager please go to Instrument tab->Add symbol->From data source-> IB. After you add the correct symbols, please select them in the right column "Broker sym...
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Import of TXT file [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Re: Import of TXT file [SOLVED]

Please attach the file you are importing for analysis.
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: barchart.com feed problem
Replies: 6
Views: 812

Re: barchart.com feed problem

god. thanks Henry. you are the king. I checked the online mode and it's working great. wondering if you could help me more about.. 1. can i save the data from barchart.com as csv or txt or QMD file? 2. if i type @esz1 then i get continuous data. how is this made? difference adjusted? or not? thanks...
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: barchart.com feed problem
Replies: 6
Views: 812

Re: barchart.com feed problem

In File->Preferences->Data server mode->make sure you are in "online mode" and "download missing historical data" option is enabled.
by Henry MultiСharts
08 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Orders not going through to TWS
Replies: 5
Views: 710

Re: Orders not going through to TWS

Hi, I'm trading an automated signal and everything on the Multicharts side of thing looks ok, but none of the orders appear to make it to the API page in TWS.I followed the setup tutorial but obviously something is wrong with it. Anyone know what may be wrong? Please go to File -> New -> Order and ...
by Henry MultiСharts
07 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Creating an exchange [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 4522

Re: Creating an exchange [SOLVED]

Please go to QuoteManager > Tools > Exchanges, find EUREX and click the Clone button. A dialog opens, and all you need to change is the Abbreviation field, from EUREX to EUR. All other fields will be already populated with correct info. After you click OK, you have created the EUR exchange and you c...
by Henry MultiСharts
07 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Broker plugin defaults to dukascopy
Replies: 1
Views: 362

Re: Broker plugin defaults to dukascopy

This feature has not been implemented yet.
You may want to submit a feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
07 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Existing workspace comes up as a new workspace.
Replies: 3
Views: 467

Re: Existing workspace comes up as a new workspace.

Please find in the attachment a fixed version of your workspace.
by Henry MultiСharts
07 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: eSignal Ondemand works?
Replies: 4
Views: 667

Re: eSignal Ondemand works?

Hello Rokanten. Technically MultiCharts receives eSignal data from eSignal data manager. MultiCharts works properly with standard eSignal account. Our platform was not designed to work with eSignal delayed data. We do not guarantee proper work with delayed accounts. We recommend to open a non-delaye...
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: 64 bit MC, how long?
Replies: 29
Views: 3535

Re: 64 bit MC, how long?

We are currently working on MultiCharts 64bit.
Unfortunately there is no ETA at the moment.
Please follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and our Traders’ Blog to get the latest updates.
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: lvl2 indicator
Replies: 7
Views: 1183

Re: lvl2 indicator

There are no lvl2 indicators or keywords in MultiCharts.
Lvl2 data can only be accessed through DOM.
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Reversals : Percentage charts like Kagi Implementation
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: Reversals : Percentage charts like Kagi Implementation

Please submit your feature request to the Project Management of our web site so other users can vote for it: https://www.multicharts.com/pm/
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: MultiCharts 7.2 Beta
Replies: 71
Views: 5515

Re: MultiCharts 7.2 Beta

Ulich05 wrote:It is but still doesn't update in real time. works fine on the non beta MC however

Please come to our live chat Monday-Friday 6:30 am - 4 pm EST to demonstrate the issue.
We will do our best to help you.
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Calling compiler from external editor
Replies: 5
Views: 664

Re: Calling compiler from external editor

Hi, Please describe what you are trying to do and what is your final goal. Hi, I want to use UltraeditStudio as an alternative editor. It is more comfortable then the built in MC editor. Final goal would be to be able to compile my studies out of UE. I can configure this editor in a way, that it ca...
by Henry MultiСharts
06 Dec 2011
Forum: MultiCharts
Topic: Existing workspace comes up as a new workspace.
Replies: 3
Views: 467

Re: Existing workspace comes up as a new workspace.

Please attach the workspace you are trying to open for further analysis.

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