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Date/Time: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 12:31:12 +0000



Saving and Loading Multiple Graphics Settings Configurations

[2019-10-10 06:45:44]
nicktrader - Posts: 386
I have saved some Settings. Now I'd like to use these settings on my second PC. I can't find the files.

What can I do to get the same settings on my second PC?
[2019-10-10 09:07:38]
Mack - Posts: 57
I'm sure you are aware that you can just copy your "C\SierraChart\Data" folder over to your second PC. This folder has your chartbooks.

The Sierra3.cfg file is under "C:\SierraChart\" and contains most thing, including how you configured your control bars ie. Unfortunately, you can't read it with a text editor. But that file is extremely important.
Date Time Of Last Edit: 2019-10-10 09:08:01
[2019-10-10 09:33:50]
nicktrader - Posts: 386
@Mack, cfg file is known but on my second PC I use some different setting.
Therefore I thought it could be easier to copy/paste the mentioned settings.
[2019-10-10 09:58:53]
Mack - Posts: 57
Ideally, the Sierra3.cfg should be plaintext. That way we could put it under version control, also you could see what settings actually change between saves.

I typically backup my whole C:\SierraChart\ folder, without the SCID files.
[2019-10-11 16:30:16]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 77135
The Graphics Settings configurations are contained within Sierra3.CFG and that is the file you need to copy.
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