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Cl Calendar Spread Order Issue

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[2017-12-04 22:12:05]
Trade Nice - Posts: 61
Doing a Cl Calendar Spread limit order from a chart results in...
Trading message from IB: Error validating request:-'bA' : cause - Please enter a valid security type. Error Code: 321. ServiceOrderID: 104. InternalOrderID: 2073. | 2017-12-04 15:59:10 *
Error validating request:-'bA' : cause - Please enter a valid security type. Internal Order ID: 2073. Service Order ID: 104. Symbol: CLF18-CLG18.FUT_SPREAD.NYMEX | 2017-12-04 15:59:10 *

The chart is getting the historic data and real time data for the symbol

There is nothing under Chart Settings>Symbol...Find....Futures Spreads ( SC Exchange Data )

I entered the symbol manually

The TWS has the data for the symbol
I have updated to the latest version of SC.
[2017-12-05 01:13:52]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 61856
You will need to enter this order from the Trader Workstation software. Refer to this information here about futures spreads through Interactive Brokers:
https://www.sierrachart.com/index.php?page=doc/IBSymbols.html#FuturesSpreadsFormat

They are not supported.
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Date Time Of Last Edit: 2017-12-05 01:13:58

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