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With ACSIL, how to get the ID of a study using the name of the study

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[2013-09-20 16:26:15]
SoundsLikeSun - Posts: 30
Hi,

I use a lot the function sc.GetStudyArrayUsingID. However, I keep on adding and retrieving new studies, and it is time consuming to verify the IDs and update all the progs. Therefore, is it possible to detect a study ID through its Short Name ? It would very useful, as the shortname rarely changes.

Thank you for your help,

Thomas
[2013-09-20 17:00:41]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 102918
This is not supported and it is not planned. It is not considered a technically correct, efficient or reliable method to get the study ID this way.

What you need to use is a study Input that lists studies and select the study that way. Refer to the example here:
http://www.sierrachart.com/index.php?l=doc/doc_ACSIL_Members_Functions.html#scGetStudyArrayUsingID
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[2013-09-20 17:56:40]
SoundsLikeSun - Posts: 30
Ok,

Thank you for the fast answer

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