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Unofficial NinjaTrader 8 wish list thread (NT8)!

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1. The ability to save selfdefined colors.

2. The ability to see which template is loaded.

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....and a button to make a new chart COPY, i.e. Duplicate the chart in a new chart window!

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1. The ability to save selfdefined colors.

You can customize indicator colors, then right-click and hit 'save as default' right now in NT7.

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Hi Mike,

yes, but this is not what I mean:

I donīt want to set a default color for an indicator, but rather save a selfdefined color by itself (for further use with other indicators, lines, etc ...).

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Hi Mike,

yes, but this is not what I mean:

I donīt want to set a default color for an indicator, but rather save a selfdefined color by itself (for further use with other indicators, lines, etc ...).

Seeker

You mean a custom RGB color? I think you can do this using the default Windows color picker, it has option to save to a 'square' on the bottom left of the RGB wheel/picker.

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That is the problem.
You can define a color, but not save it.
As far as you close and reopen the window, your color has gone and the square is white again ...
Have I overlooked something?

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Wish List is short - be able to copy a chart and paste it inside current workspace, or inside another workspace, instead of saving a template.


I agree with this simple request.
My other request is to be very stable. It currently freezes up too often.

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allow the user to change the background color to ANY colour they want, rather then using a set of standard colors. Yes I know you can add an indicator, but thats pretty pointless when there should be a way to enter a RGB color.

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allow the user to change the background color to ANY colour they want, rather then using a set of standard colors. Yes I know you can add an indicator, but thats pretty pointless when there should be a way to enter a RGB color.

@tellytub
You can already do it by typing the rgb colours into the colour field (instead of selecting it). Try:
26, 24, 21
you should see a shade close to black but not exactly

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@tellytub
You can already do it by typing the rgb colours into the colour field (instead of selecting it). Try:
26, 24, 21
you should see a shade close to black but not exactly

WOW, didnt know you can do that!

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