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by tickstory
Sun Mar 17, 2013 11:15 pm
Forum: Issue/Bug tracking
Topic: 0.8 - not finding MT4 installations
Replies: 3
Views: 12130

Re: 0.8 - not finding MT4 installations

Hi Quicksilver, Many thanks for listing the detailed steps you are taking. Before you start up Tickstory and select the installation directory, could you please start up Metatrader at least once. The first run of Metatrader creates the necessary files for Tickstory to recognise it as a valid install...
by tickstory
Sun Mar 17, 2013 10:49 pm
Forum: Issue/Bug tracking
Topic: 0.8 - readonly and fxt overwrite
Replies: 5
Views: 13724

Re: 0.8 - readonly and fxt overwrite

Hi p4spares, The 'read-only' FXT file option has been tested on Windows 7 and the files are being correctly flagged. Will need some further information about what you are checking to get your result With regard to the launcher, there seems to be an issue with some Windows 7 users having problems. Fu...
by tickstory
Sun Mar 17, 2013 12:53 am
Forum: New features & suggestions
Topic: I just want HST not tick data
Replies: 1
Views: 7212

Re: I just want HST not tick data

Hi John, We will put this on the list of possible enhancements to only generate HST files. For the monthly data, Tickstory does produce the MT4 HST files for the monthly time-frame however you will notice that MT4 does not support back-testing for > Daily time frame so no FXTs are generated. If you ...
by tickstory
Sat Mar 16, 2013 1:16 pm
Forum: New features & suggestions
Topic: HST File Generation question (was: Performance)
Replies: 1
Views: 7056

Re: HST File Generation question (was: Performance)

Hi John - the system generates all time-frames in a single pass. All time-frames are generated from tick-resolution data.

Regards.
by tickstory
Sat Mar 16, 2013 1:15 pm
Forum: New features & suggestions
Topic: Speed of file generation (was: Performance)
Replies: 1
Views: 7046

Re: Performance

Hi John, The overhead is not in the file check but in the data unpacking and file generation - just remember that if you are generating a one year database across all time frames, this can be over 10gb. All exports are generated from the original tick data. With this said, there is still room for op...
by tickstory
Sat Mar 16, 2013 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: v0.8 Released!
Replies: 8
Views: 27048

Re: v0.8 Released!

For those using v0.8RC, the following changes have been made for the official v0.8 release: •[TICKLITE-60] MT4 Export: Fixed issue with 'invalid file' error on backtest. •[TICKLITE-74] MT4 Export: Allow suppression of volume information when generating export. •[TICKLITE-86] MT4 Export: Allows overw...
by tickstory
Sat Mar 16, 2013 2:15 am
Forum: New features & suggestions
Topic: Tick data doesn't appear to load the Brokers spread
Replies: 3
Views: 13099

Re: Tick data doesn't appear to load the Brokers spread

Hi stu, A volume suppression option has been added to v0.8: •[TICKLITE-74] MT4 Export: Allow suppression of volume information when generating export. It is enabled by default and will result in all volumes being set to 1. Be interested to know if you have any further statistics on any improved back...
by tickstory
Sat Mar 16, 2013 2:12 am
Forum: New features & suggestions
Topic: [TICKLITE-64] MT4 Export: Allow filtering of duplicate ticks
Replies: 6
Views: 20217

Re: [TICKLITE-64] MT4 Export: Allow filtering of duplicate t

This has now been implemented as part of v0.8.
by tickstory
Sat Mar 16, 2013 2:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: v0.8 Release Candidate available
Replies: 8
Views: 33248

Re: v0.8 Release Candidate available

Hi Radu - the "file write" protection has been added to v0.8 just out.

Kind regards.