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Cannot modify scale of bar type bid/ask volume bars

Clearly I am blind.

I was messing with the bar type of "bid/ask volume bars", which is basically like a TFlow bar if I've understood correctly.

But no matter what I do, I cannot get the scale of the bars so that the bars are not overlapping.

What the heck am I missing?

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You tried the obvious, increasing bar spacing by using the up arrow key?

Is this really a 100000 Constant Volume Bar Chart? For last Friday then there should be around 15 bars, your chart shows some more.

Here is an example of how I do it: see screen shot. I have set up a 3041 Constant Volume Bar Chart and then added the Number Bars indicator.

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Yes I tried arrow keys. this is a bid ask chart not constant volume.

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SC support promises to resolve this issue in the next release: https://www.sierrachart.com/supportboard/showthread.php?t=38236

If you use a time based chart instead of a volume based chart then the problem does not exist.

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SC support promises to resolve this issue in the next release: https://www.sierrachart.com/supportboard/showthread.php?t=38236

If you use a time based chart instead of a volume based chart then the problem does not exist.

Thanks, hadn't considered using time based bars.

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