Real-Time-Enabled Version of ChartAlert®


A ChartAlert® Subscription does not include Real-Time Data
  MetaStock® / MetaRefresher® need not be installed on your computer to receive 3rd Party Real-Time Data


ChartAlert® can read and chart flicker-free tick-by-tick real-time data streaming in from 3rd party data vendors ... The following formats / modes are currently supported ...

    MetaStock® format real-time data being provided in the MetaRefresher® mode


ChartAlert® can manually scan — via the Advanced Scanner — tick-by-tick real-time data streaming in from 3rd party data vendors ... The following formats / modes are currently supported ...

    MetaStock® format real-time data being provided in the MetaRefresher® mode


ChartAlert® does not currently support the following formats / modes for charting and/or scanning ...

    eSignal® format real-time data
    AmiBroker®  /  MetaStock® format real-time data being provided in the eSignal® mode
          ChartAlert® does not have access to the latest RT data as it gets cached in the eSignal® mode


Coming

  • Manually Scan real-time data via the Basic Scanner
  • Alerts / Auto-Scanning of the 3rd party real-time data via the Basic Scanner and the Advanced Scanner

Coming Later

  • Chart Pattern Scans for the real-time data via the Basic Scanner and the Advanced Scanner
  • Support for charting and scanning real-time data formats streaming in eSignal® mode


  1. Open the 3rd party real-time data vendor application  ...  Make sure the real-time data is streaming in

  2. Open ChartAlert® 17.6.1

  3. Hover your mouse on the xd   External Data panel and pin it

  4. In the External Data panel, click on the Import External Data option


  5. Navigate to the data folder where the 3rd party real-time data is being written to your hard disk
    Select the relevant folder and click on OK
    Click on OK again in the confirmation dialog
    In the example below, the real-time data is being written to the C:\ \ RT-Data-Demo \ MS-Data folder


  6. The 3rd party real-time data folder and its contents will now be listed in the External Data panel


  7. Move to the xf   MyFavourites External panel, and click on the Create New MyFav List option
    Select the Symbols you want added to your MyFavourites WatchList
    Give a Name to your MyFavourites WatchList and click on Save
    Click on OK in the confirmation dialog


  8. The 3rd party real-time data symbols will now be listed in the MyFavourites External panel