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Date/Time: Sat, 19 Jan 2019 21:58:45 +0000

Character Count in Studies Alert Formula?

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[2019-01-11 18:04:36]
stocknerd1 - Posts: 9
Hello, I am writing a formula for the alert conditions and at certain character counts it seems to be truncating my formula which makes me think that there is a certain amount of characters that can be applied at a time in studies alert conditions. I've tried this in the alert condition on the main chart and that seems to work fine however that's one instance or formula. My formulas are getting shortened when i click apply on a study alert condition.
Is there a character count?
I am trying to build a bit more of a robust set of conditions. Is there a way that I can reference other formula's I've written for alert conditions to chain them together due to a possible character count?
Or is there a way I can apply more characters in alert conditions in studies?
Thanks for your time in advance!
[2019-01-11 22:05:58]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 68081
The limit for an alert formula in the Study Settings window or the Chart Settings window is 384 characters. This will be improved upon later but not for a while.

For longer formulas you will need to use the Spreadsheet System/Alert study instead:
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