Paint bar indicator help - futures io
futures io futures trading



Paint bar indicator help


Discussion in NinjaTrader

Updated
    1. trending_up 3,171 views
    2. thumb_up 5 thanks given
    3. group 1 followers
    1. forum 4 posts
    2. attach_file 3 attachments




Welcome to futures io: the largest futures trading community on the planet, with well over 125,000 members
  • Genuine reviews from real traders, not fake reviews from stealth vendors
  • Quality education from leading professional traders
  • We are a friendly, helpful, and positive community
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts
  • We are here to help, just let us know what you need
You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

 
Search this Thread
 

Paint bar indicator help

(login for full post details)
  #1 (permalink)
Denver Colorado
 
 
Posts: 4 since Nov 2011
Thanks: 2 given, 1 received

I would like to have paint bars as such:
The codes (two) needs to accomplish these:
Open=high and close=low (red)
Open=low and close=high (blue)
How can I do this in ninja?

Reply With Quote

Can you help answer these questions
from other members on futures io?
Automatic pattern research with NT
Elite Algorithmic NinjaTrader Trading
How to implement this?
MultiCharts
COTbase for quant trading?
Elite Algorithmic NinjaTrader Trading
Regarding Multicharts strategy trigger
MultiCharts
If ES tracks SPX, why do support/resistance, Level 2, vo …
Emini and Emicro Index
 
 
(login for full post details)
  #2 (permalink)
Market Wizard
Columbus, OH
 
Experience: None
Platform: NT 8, TOS
Trading: ES
 
Silvester17's Avatar
 
Posts: 3,578 since Aug 2009
Thanks: 5,065 given, 11,359 received



Titian View Post
I would like to have paint bars as such:
The codes (two) needs to accomplish these:
Open=high and close=low (red)
Open=low and close=high (blue)
How can I do this in ninja?

hope I got it right:

if not let me know

Attached Files
Register to download File Type: zip PaintBar.zip (2.0 KB, 83 views)
Reply With Quote
The following 4 users say Thank You to Silvester17 for this post:
 
(login for full post details)
  #3 (permalink)
Denver Colorado
 
 
Posts: 4 since Nov 2011
Thanks: 2 given, 1 received


Sorry sylvester. They won't allow me to put in a picture. I need the bars to paint when it closes on the extreme. High and low. I do have a picture of it.

Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #4 (permalink)
Market Wizard
Columbus, OH
 
Experience: None
Platform: NT 8, TOS
Trading: ES
 
Silvester17's Avatar
 
Posts: 3,578 since Aug 2009
Thanks: 5,065 given, 11,359 received


Titian View Post
Sorry sylvester. They won't allow me to put in a picture. I need the bars to paint when it closes on the extreme. High and low. I do have a picture of it.

not exactly sure what you mean.

if you want the bars to paint when the bars close, then you need to set "calculate on bar close" to true.

see attached picture.

Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	2011-12-28_1005.png
Views:	90
Size:	99.9 KB
ID:	58135  
Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #5 (permalink)
Site Administrator
Swing Trader
Data Scientist & DevOps
Manta, Ecuador
 
Experience: Advanced
Platform: My own custom solution
Trading: Emini Futures
 
Big Mike's Avatar
 
Posts: 49,785 since Jun 2009
Thanks: 32,314 given, 97,581 received


Titian View Post
Sorry sylvester. They won't allow me to put in a picture. I need the bars to paint when it closes on the extreme. High and low. I do have a picture of it.

Click on the word screenshots in my post to learn how to attach screenshots to a post.

Mike

We're here to help -- just ask

For the best trading education, watch our webinars
Searching for trading reviews? Review this list

Follow us on Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook

Support our community as an Elite Member:
https://futures.io/elite/
Follow me on Twitter Visit my futures io Trade Journal Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to Big Mike for this post:


futures io Trading Community Platforms and Indicators NinjaTrader > Paint bar indicator help


Last Updated on December 28, 2011


Upcoming Webinars and Events
 

NinjaTrader Indicator Challenge!

Ongoing
 

Battlestations! Show us your trading desk - $1,500 in prizes!

March
 

Importance of Finding Your Own Way w/Adam Grimes

Elite only
 

Journal Challenge w/Jigsaw

April
     



Copyright © 2021 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts