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Date/Time: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:39:57 +0000



simultaneous backtest on several independent charts.

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[2013-03-27 20:44:02]
sleepless2 - Posts: 4
I have a chartbook with 4 charts for 4 different tickers. I have an automated stratgegy that I want to bar based backtest for each symbol. Now I can run the backtest on each chart by clicking on it and starting the backtest in turn. For convenience I want the backtest to run on all the charts as the backtest takes a long time and I would just want to leave it running overnight unatteneded. Note that the charts (and trading systems) are independent.

thanks.

[2013-03-28 21:24:15]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 56205
This is not supported. However, you could easily install 4 copies of Sierra Chart on your computer and run a back test on each one. This way if you have a multicore CPU and most likely you do, each one would run on a separate CPU core. This would be very efficient. To use multiple copies of Sierra Chart please see:
http://www.sierrachart.com/index.php?l=doc/MultipleServices.html
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