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bar number indicator


I would like to have a Bar Number indicator, much like that of Al Brooks (BBarNumbers), but I want to be able to define the start and end of my own trading hours. For example, I want to trade CL from 9am to 10:30am EST using 1M chart, so I want the 9:01am bar to be #1, 9:04am bar to be #4, etc., and no more numbering after 10:30am. Also I can specify as in that BBarNumbers indicator, First bar number, Display every n'th bar, and Increment every n bars.

Searched a few indicators in the forum but couldn't find any that can achieve what I described. If you are aware of such an indicator, or know how to make use of existing ones, please kindly let me know.

Thank you very much!


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