Main Screen Chart Menu 2016-09-22

Chart Type: ^Top

Descriptions

 

ChartMenu-ChartType-BarChart^Top

Trading Blox standard Open, High, Low and Close colored bar appears when this option is enabled:

 

Open, High, Low and Close Colored Price-Bar Chart

Open, High, Low and Close Colored Price-Bar Chart

 

ChartMenu-ChartType-CandlestickChart^Top

Candlestick price bar charts will appear when this option is enabled:

 

Standard Candlestick Colored Price-Bar Chart

Standard Candlestick Colored Price-Bar Chart

 

ChartMenu-ChartType-CandleAskChart^Top

Forex Chart  <pending>  

Chart Spacing: ^Top

Descriptions

 

ChartMenu-ChartSpacing-Expand^Top

Spacing between each price bar is increased each time this button is clicked.  

When less bars like this are displayed, click this button to expand spacing and reduce how many price bars are displayed.

Small Spacing between each Price-Bar

Small Spacing between each Price-Bar

 

Wider Spacing between each Price-Bar

Wider Spacing between each Price-Bar

 

ChartMenu-ChartSpacing-Reduce^Top

More price-bars displayed on a chart presents a wider historical view.  Click this button to reduce the spacing between each price-bar until the amount of history needed is displayed.

Wide spacing between Price-Bars limits how much history is displayed.

Wide spacing between Price-Bars limits how much history is displayed.

 

Less spacing between Price-Bars increases how much history is displayed.

Less spacing between Price-Bars increases how much history is displayed.

Chart Indicators: ^Top

Descriptions

 

ChartMenu-Indicators-ShowIndicators^Top

Use this button to display indicators that were previously turned OFF:

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

Button Changes Indicators turned OFF to Turned ON.

 

ChartMenu-Indicators-HideIndicators^Top

Use this button to turn OFF the displayed indicators:

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

Button Changes Indicators displayed to become hidden.

Chart Trades: ^Top

Descriptions

 

ChartMenu-ChartTrades-AllTrades^Top

Suite test result trade positions can be shown in with all or the test created positions when this button is active.

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

Button shows all trades for this market.

 

ChartMenu-ChartTrades-SameSystem ^Top

Enable this button to limit test displayed trade positions to a single system.

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

Button shows all trades in this market this system.

 

ChartMenu-ChartTrades-Current^Top

When the current trade being examined is to be displayed, make this button active.

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

Button shows the current trades in this market this system.

 

ChartMenu-ChartTrades-Hide^Top

To hide all positions, click this Hide button.

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

Button Hides all trades.

Chart Preferences: ^Top

Descriptions

 

ChartMenu-ChartPreferences-Colors^Top

Chart colors are controlled by this section in the software's Preference Editor.

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

Color button displays the Trade Chart Colors section of the Preference Menu

 

ChartMenu-ChartPreferences-TradeDetails ^Top

 

This button will quickly display the Trade Details section of Trading Blox Preference Editor.  When this section is displayed, the fields displayed in the Trade Information Section of Trade Results chart can be changed.

 

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

The Trade Details button displays the Trade Detail Options  of the Preference Menu

After a test has completed, the Main Screen's Chart area will provide a lot of information about each trade and how its effect on equity.

 

Show:

Data Window

Chart's Selected Trade Information

Trade Record Listing

 

of the  options control the trade detail section of the trade chart, lower right green area.

 

You can also right click on that area to bring up these preferences in Trading Blox.

 

You can right click on the cross hair price detail area, upper right purple area, to bring up those options. Show close price, hide close price, etc.

 

You can right click on the indicators, middle area, for all sorts of other options like edit and plot disable.

In the chart's lower right trade information window area is a list of the data information fields the position selected by the cross-hair cursor reveals.  Data in this trade information area can be changed by changing the selection of fields enabled on the following Preference Trade Chart's Trade Detail Section of Trading Blox Preferences.

Click to Enlarge; Click to Reduce.

Chart Trade Information Window

When a chart is displayed, any Right-Click of the mouse will display the Trade Detail Section of the Preference Editor so the enabled fields listed can be changed (see below).

 


 

Edit Time: 9/20/2017 07:56:26 AM


Topic ID#: 121

 

 

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