To change to have more decimal places for indicator values

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To change to have more decimal places for indicator values

Postby LMC » 26 Jan 2011

Hi,

In Data Windows, it only shows 2 decimal places for indicator values. How can I change it such that say, 10 decimal places will be displayed ? Thanks.

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Re: To change to have more decimal places for indicator valu

Postby Dave Masalov » 26 Jan 2011

Dear LMC,

The number of decimal places in Data Window is set automatically. If the values of your indicator have more than two decimals, all of them will be displayed. If you want to set the number of decimals manually, please submit a feature request in Project Management.

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Re: To change to have more decimal places for indicator valu

Postby LMC » 26 Jan 2011

Hi Dave,

I'm sure the indicators have more than 2 decimal places but somehow it seems that they are rounded up to just 2. I export the data for calculation in Excel, there are about 10 decimal places.
Now, both in Data Window and data file export they just show 2 decimal places.

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Re: To change to have more decimal places for indicator valu

Postby Dave Masalov » 27 Jan 2011

Dear LMC,

You need to specify this in your code, for example Close:1:5 means 1 integer and 5 decimals.

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Re: To change to have more decimal places for indicator valu

Postby LMC » 28 Jan 2011

Thanks.

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Re: To change to have more decimal places for indicator valu

Postby Dave Masalov » 28 Jan 2011

You are welcome.


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