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[User Discussion] - Hide Indicator based on Slope

[2019-02-09 15:36:31]
User798007 - Posts: 9 | Ending Date: 2020-08-11
Is it possible to hide an moving average indicator based on it's slope?

If EMA slope is negative, then hide.

Any help is appreciated.

Thanks.
[2019-02-09 16:12:11]
tomgilb - Posts: 2430 | Ending Date: 2020-04-30
You could color the negative slope the same as the chart background.

But the proper way to do it is to use the Spreadsheet Study study.
If you want the details of how, post again.
[2019-02-09 16:53:38]
Ackin - Posts: 677 | Ending Date: 2020-09-04
Hi,

via ACSIL download free dll

https://www.sierrachart.com/SupportBoard.php?PostID=170827#P170827

edit:
Study slope control
source: some study (hidden)

control (copies part of the source curve) by slope


Study slope control 2
source: some study (hidden)
output: the same

control (show/hide study) by slope
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[2019-02-09 22:57:22]
User798007 - Posts: 9 | Ending Date: 2020-08-11
Thank you both. I need a bit more detail please.
Could both elaborate on your respective approaches?

Thanks.
[2019-02-09 23:37:45]
tomgilb - Posts: 2430 | Ending Date: 2020-04-30
To do it with a spreadsheet study:
1. Add the Spreadsheet Study study.
- Set the Chart Region to 1.
- Give it a name in the Spreadsheet Name field.

On the Subgraphs tab:
- Set the Draw Style of L(SG2) to 'Line - Skip Zeros' and choose the same color and line size as your EMA.
- Set all other subgraphs to Ignore.
- Press OK and OK.

On the spreadsheet:
- Go here and copy/paste the formula in cell K3:
https://www.sierrachart.com/index.php?page=doc/SpreadsheetExampleFormulasAndUsage.php#FormulaThatMatchesTheSlopeColoringOfAStudySubgraphLine
(this formula will exactly match Sierra's slope coloring).
- Put this in cell L3:
=IF(K3=1,ID1.SG1@3,0)
- The formulas assume your EMA is ID1.SG1; edit all instances of ID1.SG1 to the ID#/SG# of your EMA, if necessary.
- You can minimize the spreadsheet if you want.

2. Hide your EMA study.
[2019-02-10 04:08:46]
User798007 - Posts: 9 | Ending Date: 2020-08-11
Hi Ackin. I can not find the free download - the link to the site is not working for me. Would you be able to link to the free download in this thread, or send it to me via DM?
[2019-02-10 09:15:00]
Ackin - Posts: 677 | Ending Date: 2020-09-04
to User798007)

Hi,

To access our forum, I will create an access, please write to me what you want as a nickname.

The study is part of the .dll library and is free

My email zyp-sierra@email.cz

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