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Anyone have NT8 strategy code for a chart button?

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Is anyone willing to share code (snippets) on NT8 strategies that would create a button in a chart title bar (or on the chart itself) ? I'd like to create a "Position Close" button, only visible when the strategy has opened a position, that would close the open position when clicked.

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Is anyone willing to share code (snippets) on NT8 strategies that would create a button in a chart title bar (or on the chart itself) ? I'd like to create a "Position Close" button, only visible when the strategy has opened a position, that would close the open position when clicked.

Questions like this can easily be answered in a few minutes via Google search or similar. You will find coding examples as per links below:

https://ninjatrader.com/support/forum/forum/ninjatrader-8/indicator-development/96376-modifications-to-chart-wpf-elements-and-tab-considerations

https://ninjatrader.com/support/forum/forum/historical-beta-archive/version-8-beta/75475-buttons-stackpanels-dockpanels/page2?postcount=21

The buttons may be added / removed with various events. However, I would prefer the button to stay visible as long as the strategy is active. You could use different colors for long, short and flat.

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