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When I try to input a zip file I get this import error ....

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I still think the problem is a multiply defined class. In your previous thread "NT indicator script compiling issues / error while importing" I described what I believe is happening . If you unzip a file containing a class name, and then create a file containing that same class name (using the import process you linked in your original post for the thread above), then that class name will appear in the namespace twice, resulting in the error. One of the files has to be removed from the indicators directory. Why don't you move the imported file somewhere safe (say a sub directory of indicators) so it won't be compiled (i.e it's not in the indicators directory), and then try to compile the unzipped indicator (ZigZagUTC_TL_BarCount_Fibs.cs) using the F5 key ? You can always copy the imported file back if this does not work

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You will not go any further, if you do not have a look at the tracefile. The tracefile explains the problem and you can solve it.

Own Documents -> NinjaTrader 7 -> trace -> Open the text file with an editor and you will see.

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Ok I just went to "downloads" for Ninja Trader 7. I downloaded the very first script the "AaMa" Downloads - NinjaTrader 7 Indicators - Big Mike's Day Trading Forum. Is their any question in anyones mind that this scrip has errors? I wouldn't think their would be, it wouldn't be their if their where. However I downloaded it went to "Utilites" then to " Import Ninja Script" and right away this message came up
" You have custom NinjaScript files on your PC that have programming errors. These errors must be resolved before you can import a NinjaScript Archive file."

So can anyone explain to me why I get this message, when it's obvious that the script has no errors?

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