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Postby miltonc4 » 06 Jun 2008

Hi All
Last time I tried had problems with MCharts and ADE
Is anyone using it OK now

I have an indicator that draws a vertical line in a chart,in this case a 10 min chart,and hope to be able to automatically draw the sameT rend Line in a 2 point chart when it appears in the 10 min, by using ADE.

Anyone see any problem with this ?
Thanks
Milton

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Postby Geoff » 06 Jun 2008

I have been using ADE with MultiCharts and never experienced any problems.

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Postby miltonc4 » 07 Jun 2008

Thanks Geoff

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Re: ADE

Postby Marina Pashkova » 11 Jun 2008

Hi All
Last time I tried had problems with MCharts and ADE
Is anyone using it OK now

I have an indicator that draws a vertical line in a chart,in this case a 10 min chart,and hope to be able to automatically draw the sameT rend Line in a 2 point chart when it appears in the 10 min, by using ADE.

Anyone see any problem with this ?
Thanks
Milton
Hi Milton,

Have you been able to solve the problem yet? From what I know, our customers are using ADE without any issues.

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Postby miltonc4 » 13 Jun 2008

Hello marina

I havent had the time to devote to it as yet,but have now got ADE installed,just need to play with it
Will let you know later
Milton

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Postby miltonc4 » 16 Jun 2008

Hi Geoff and Marina

Going thru a steep learning curve,but I am stuck ?

Have a 10 min chart with MACD BB indicator that plots a verticle line
if MACDVal crosses over BBMid and if MACDVal crosses under BBMid

I basically,want to plot the line from the 10 min chart as soon as it appears in 10 min.into the 2 min chart and other style charts rather than do it manually as I do now

My problem is I don’t know how to get started
I believe I need to create an ELC.Sender and ELC receiver for this to happen in RealTime. Have been studying Maps as well ?


Have converted the ADU.MACD to an ADU.MACD BB that plots the lines OK

Does anyone have any examples of how I can do this or similar inputs/variables,even if it is for moving averages etc that I could modify
Not sure what Inputs and Vars are needed ?

Below is the ADU.MACD BB indicator(….my crude cut and paste ?as my programming skills are ordinary)

Thanks for the help
Milton

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[LegacyColorValue = TRUE];

{ ADU MACD

v1.0

mmillar, October 2005
}

Inputs: FastLength(12),
SlowLength(26),
MACDLength(9),
Interval(ADE.BarInterval), // number of minutes, or ADE.Daily, ADE.Weekly, ADE.Monthly
DeriveBars(0),
Sym(GetSymbolName),
UseFile(ADE.UseFile),// default UseFile is returned by ADE.UseFile function

Length( 20 ),
NumDevsUp( 1 ),
NumDevsDn( -1 ),
Displace( 0 ) ,
StopDevsUp( 1.7 ),
StopDevsDn( -1.7 ),

//Below plots verticle BLUE Line on Chart
{Time_ (1000), }
upHeight (200),
upWidth (1),
{upStyle (tool_dashed),}
upStyle (tool_solid),
upColor (blue),

//Below plots verticle RED Line on chart
{Time_ (1000), }
dnHeight (200),
dnWidth (1),
{dnStyle (tool_dashed),}
dnStyle (tool_solid),
dnColor (Red),

//Below plots Verticle Line in SubChart2 *******************************
{Time_ (1000), }
SubupHeight (2000),
SubupWidth (1),
{dnStyle (tool_dashed),}
SubupStyle (tool_solid),
SubupColor (Blue),

//Below plots Verticle Line in SubChart2 *********************************
{Time_ (1000), }
SubdnHeight (2000),
SubdnWidth (1),
{dnStyle (tool_dashed),}
SubdnStyle (tool_solid),
SubdnColor (Red);




Vars: MyMACD(0),
MACDAvg(0),
{PrevMACDAvg(0),}
{MACDDiff(0),}
SmoothingFactor( 2 / ( MACDLength + 1 ) ),
Class("OHLCV"),
MACDVal( 0 ),
BBMid( 0 ),
SDev( 0 ),
LowerBand( 0 ),
UpperBand( 0 ) ,
Candle (0),

StopBBMid( 0 ),
StopSDev( 0 ),
StopLowerBand( 0 ),
StopUpperBand( 0 ) ,

//Below plots verticle Line on Chart
upHeight_ (MinMove / PriceScale * upHeight),
upID (-1),
dnHeight_ (MinMove / PriceScale * upHeight),
dnID (-1),

//Below plots verticle Line in SubChart2**********************************
SubupHeight_ (MinMove / PriceScale * SubupHeight),
SubupID (-1),
SubdnHeight_ (MinMove / PriceScale * SubupHeight),
SubdnID (-1);

MACDVal = MACD( Close, FastLength, SlowLength ) ;
MACDAvg = XAverage( MACDVal, MACDLength ) ;
BBMid = AverageFC( MACDVal, Length ) ;
SDev = StandardDev( MACDVal, Length, 1 ) ;
UpperBand = BBMid + NumDevsUp * SDev ;
LowerBand = BBMid + NumDevsDn * SDev ;

StopBBMid = AverageFC( MACDVal, Length ) ;
StopSDev = StandardDev( MACDVal, Length, 1 ) ;
StopUpperBand = StopBBMid + StopDevsUp * StopSDev ;
StopLowerBand = StopBBMid + StopDevsDn * StopSDev ;


if CurrentBar = 1 then begin
if UseFile then
Value1 = ADE.OpenMap(Class, Sym, Interval);
if DeriveBars <> 0 and Class <> "OHLCV" then
Value1 = ADE.RaiseError("Higher timeframe bars can only be derived for the 'OHLCV' class.");
end;

if DeriveBars = 0 or ADE.DeriveBigBar(Interval) then begin
if ADE.OnNextBar(Class, Sym, Interval) then Begin
MyMACD = ADF.MACD(Class, Sym, Interval, ADE.BarID, "Close", FastLength, SlowLength);

{PrevMACDAvg = MACDAvg;
MACDAvg = PrevMACDAvg + SmoothingFactor * ( MyMACD - PrevMACDAvg );}

{MACDDiff = MyMACD - MACDAvg;}
end;
end;

MACDVal = MACD( Close, FastLength, SlowLength ) ;
MACDAvg = XAverage( MACDVal, MACDLength ) ;
BBMid = AverageFC( MACDVal, Length ) ;
SDev = StandardDev( MACDVal, Length, 1 ) ;
UpperBand = BBMid + NumDevsUp * SDev ;
LowerBand = BBMid + NumDevsDn * SDev ;

if Displace >= 0 or CurrentBar > AbsValue( Displace ) then
begin
{Plot5( MACDVal, "MACD",yellow) ;}
{Plot6( MACDAvg, "MACDAvg", White ) ;}
Plot7[Displace]( BBMid, "MidLine" ) ;
Plot8[Displace]( UpperBand, "UpperBand" ) ;
Plot9[Displace]( LowerBand, "LowerBand" ) ;
{Plot10( 0, "ZeroLine", Yellow) ; }


Plot11[Displace]( StopBBMid, "StopMidLine" ) ;
Plot12[Displace]( StopUpperBand, "StopUpperBand" ) ;
Plot13[Displace]( StopLowerBand, "StopLowerBand" ) ;

If MACDVal>UpperBand Then
SetPlotColor(1,Green);

If MACDVal<LowerBand Then
SetPlotColor (1,red);

//Below plots verticle BLUE Line on Chart
if MACDVal crosses over BBMid //Plots a single Vertical BLUE Line

then begin
upID = TL_New(Date,time,Low-upHeight_,Date,time,High+upHeight );
Value1 = TL_SetColor(upID, upColor);
value1 = TL_SetStyle(upID, upStyle);
value1 = TL_SetSize(upID, upWidth);
end;

//Below plots verticle Red Line on Chart
if MACDVal crosses under BBMid //Plots a single Vertical RED Line

then begin
dnID = TL_New(Date,time,Low-dnHeight_,Date,time,High+dnHeight );
Value1 = TL_SetColor(dnID, dnColor);
value1 = TL_SetStyle(dnID, dnStyle);
value1 = TL_SetSize(dnID, dnWidth);
end;
//Below plots Verticle Line in SubChart2 *******************************
if MACDVal crosses over BBMid //Plots a single Vertical GREEN Line

then begin
SubupID = TL_New_self(Date,time,myMACD-SubupHeight_,Date,time,myMACD+SUBdnHeight );
Value1 = TL_SetColor(SubupID, SubupColor);
value1 = TL_SetStyle(SubupID, SubupStyle);
value1 = TL_SetSize(SubupID, SubupWidth);
end;


//Below plots Verticle Line in SubChart2 *******************************
if MACDVal crosses under BBMid //Plots a single Vertical RED Line

then begin
SubdnID = TL_New_self(Date,time,myMACD-SubdnHeight_,Date,time,myMACD+SubdnHeight );
Value1 = TL_SetColor(SubdnID, SubdnColor);
value1 = TL_SetStyle(SubdnID, SubdnStyle);
value1 = TL_SetSize(SubdnID, SubdnWidth);
end;



Plot1( MACDVal, "MACD") ;
Plot2( MACDAvg, "MACDAvg" ) ;
{Plot3( MACDDiff, "MACDDiff" ) ;}
Plot4( 0, "ZeroLine" ) ;

{ Alert criteria }
{if MACDDiff crosses over 0 then
Alert( "Bullish alert" )
else if MACDDiff crosses under 0 then
Alert( "Bearish alert" ) ; }

if Displace <= 0 then
begin
if MACDVal crosses under LowerBand then
Alert( "MACD under lower BB" )
else if MACDVal crosses over UpperBand then
Alert( "MACD over upper BB" ) ;
end ;

end ;





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