Video Library

Extracting Market Behavior webinar   Stage 5 Trading Convergence Event - Extracting Market Behavior through IRT Thursday, March 19, 2015, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM EDT. with Chad Payne, Linn Software and Morad Askar of Stage 5 Trading. In this webinar Chad Payne, Senior Software Engineer at... WATCH
Price Volume Pattern Indicator (PVP) - Presentation Preferences (3 of 3) This is the third video in a series of three on the Price Volume Pattern indicator being released in version 12.3. The previous two videos covered an introduction to the indicator along with usage examples (Video 1) and Data Preferences (Video 2). This video will focus on Drawing Preferences. WATCH
Price Volume Pattern Indicator (PVP) - Data Preferences (2 of 3) This is the second video in a series of three on the Price Volume Pattern indicator being released in version 12.3. The previous video offered an introduction to the indicator along with usage examples while this video focuses more on Data Preferences. Video 3 will focus on Drawing Preferences. WATCH
Price Volume Pattern Indicator (PVP) - Introduction (1 of 3) Introduction to the Price Volume Pattern Indicator. This is the first video in a series of three. PVP a new indicator in version 12.3 and was developed using the RTX development tools. It is designed to identify volume-based patterns among a sequence of one or more prices within each bar. This... WATCH
Daily Price Based Statistics This video discusses how to calculate and present various daily price based statistics. For example, how often did we open inside the previous days range. And of the days we opened in range, how often did we touch or breach both the previous day high and low, and what are the percentages of these... WATCH
Chart Variables - C# Variables This video discusses a new concept introduced in Investor/RT 12.2: Chart Variables or C# Variables. Unlike User Variables (V#1,...V#512), Chart Variables are not associated with a specific instrument (ticker) but with a specific chart. The RTL language and indicator setup dialogs support these C#... WATCH
Profiles On Indicators: Profiling Significant Highs and Lows This video discusses the technical details behind the creation of the FractalProfiles chart. This chart extracts significant highs and lows and profiles those highs and lows. The significant highs are extracted using the Fractal indicator. These highs are then accumulated with the Profile indicator... WATCH
Profiles On Indicators This video demonstrates an exciting new feature in version 12.2: the ability to apply the profile indicator to any other indicator. This functionality opens up a new world of possibilities. In this video, we demonstrate how to profile range and volume (as well as time-filtered range and volume),... WATCH
Profiles on Indicators: Profiling Moves This video discusses the technical details behind the ZigZagStudy_Ticks chart. This chart profiles the significant moves identified by the Zig Zag indicator and produces data such as the number of moves and average move. A button is available to allow easy adjustment to the minimum price change (in... WATCH
Profiles On Indicators: Time Range, High, Low Completed This video discusses the charts "TimeHighLowSet" and "TimeRangeSet" and the technical details behind them. These charts extract the time into the session that the high, low, or range was completed. The profile indicator then accumulates this information and presents the number of times the high/low... WATCH
Reference Lines: Custom Positioning and Width This video demonstrates a new option available for Reference Lines in 12.2 which allows users to customize the positioning and width of each line. The Horizontal Reference Line indicator provides a great deal of flexibility with respect to the horizontal span of the drawn line. Formerly, a "Compact... WATCH
JP QuoteBoard Setup Price Levels WATCH
JP QuoteBoard Schedule This video shows JP users how to import the QuoteBoard numbers with one click of an F-key. WATCH
JP QuoteBoard Alt Variables WATCH
JP QuoteBoard Setup WATCH
JPJ Merged Profile WATCH
JPJ Trading Chart Setup This is a video of a 70 minute chart setup session in JP's room by Linn Software. WATCH
MPD - Mixing Sessions This video demonstrates how to plot an overnight statistic on a chart that is not viewing the overnight period WATCH
New User Webinar 06-03-2010 WATCH
New User Webinar 05-20-2010 WATCH
New User Webinar 05-13-2010 WATCH
New User Webinar 05-11-2010 WATCH
Fade the VWAP Part 2: Refinement and Optimization Part 2 in a video series Fading the VWAP Bands from 2010. WATCH
Fade the VWAP Part 6: Reality Check Part 6 in a video series Fading the VWAP Bands from 2010. WATCH
Fade the VWAP Part 5: Tightening Stops - Locking In Profits Part 5 in a video series Fading the VWAP Bands from 2010. WATCH
Fade the VWAP Part 3: Refinement and Optimization continued Part 3 in a video series Fading the VWAP Bands from 2010. WATCH
Fade the VWAP Part 4: Scaling Out - Adding a Second Target Part 4 in a video series Fading the VWAP Bands from 2010. WATCH
Fade the VWAP Part 1: Idea Through Trading System Part 1 in the video series Fading the VWAP Bands from 2010. WATCH
TPO Profile Chart Reference Lines This video demonstrates how to manage Reference Lines in TPO Profile Charts, from dropping down manually to importing levels from external sources (multi-pane charts) which are automatically updated. Video also covers extending reference lines to provide access to many more than the limit of 12. WATCH
Mixing Periodicity in Signals This video demonstrates how to mix periodicities in signals using MPD (Mixed Periodicity Data Indicator). In the specific example used in this video, a signal showing the moving average crossover on a 5-minute data was displayed on a 1-minute chart. WATCH
Installing on Mac OSX Some procedures described in this video may have become outdated. The support article Installing Investor/RT on OS X covers this process in detail. If you have any questions, please email support@linnsoft.com This video shows how to install Investor/RT on OS X. WATCH
Deleting Bad Ticks This video demonstrates how to get rid of bad ticks that may come in through real time data or through downloads. WATCH
Editing Chart Button Placement This video shows improvements to traditional chart buttons. WATCH
Point of Control Volume and Volume Breakouts This video demonstrates two periodicities that were added in version 9.2: Point of Control Volume and Volume Breakouts. WATCH
TPO Profile Chart Preferences This video highlights the TPO profile preferences. WATCH
Profile Indicator This video details the Profile indicator which provides users with the ability to plot profiles (time/tpo-based or volume-based) on their traditional charts, of varying custom durations. Especially of interest to longer term TPO Profile chartists. WATCH
InvestorRT Webinar - October 9th, 2009 This webinar covers the following topics: TPO Indicator and drawing bands (wiggle) around the DVAH and DVAL Using Session Statistics to draw IBH, IBL, and IB multiples Backtesting and use of the SHOW token Using the Trading System Indicator to show historical V# values in a chart VWAP... WATCH
Creating QuotePages for QuoteBoards This video demonstrates three different methods for creating quotepages, or lists of symbols, for use in the QuoteBoard Indicator. WATCH
Switching Data Feeds Tips This video provides some tips on switching between feeds, and will be especially valuable for futures traders (for whom the symbols are different between feeds). WATCH
Technical Indicators This video provides instruction on adding, positioning, and manipulating technical indicators in traditional charts. WATCH
Volume Breakdown Indicator This video details the Volume Breakdown indicator which breaks down volume into buy volume, sell volume, and delta of volume. WATCH
Switching Data Feeds This video provides some tips on switching between feeds, and will be especially valuable for futures traders (for whom the symbols are different between feeds). WATCH
Signal Markers & Custom Indicators This video discusses how to create signals and custom indicators, and a quick and easy way to add them to charts via signal markers or custom indicators. (Pro Version Required) WATCH
Adding Additional Reference Lines Need more reference lines in your MP charts? This video demonstrates how to add up to 512 more using a V# variable trick.. WATCH
User Variables and Reference Lines This video illustrates how to use reference lines based on V# variables to set high and low alarms for a variety of symbols directly in a chart. This method also works well for reference lines based on High and Low Alarm levels. WATCH
Custom Quotepage Columns Basics This video illustrates how to create customized columns and add them to quotepages. WATCH
VWAP Indicator with Bands Volume Weighted Average Price. VWAP calculation options. VWAP standard deviation bands. VWAP +/- half of range bands. Transferring VWAP to MP charts. Importing volume POC into multi-pane charts. WATCH
Creating a Custom Symbol This video is going to demonstrate how to create a custom symbol that tracks how many symbols within this quote page are making new 20 day highs today. WATCH
Creating a Custom Tick Indicator This video is going to demonstrate how to create a custom tick indicator, or a symbol, that tracks the tick of a group of symbols. WATCH
Adjusting Timezones This video is going to discuss how to adjust your session times to compensate for the fact that many parts of the world have gone off of daylight savings time while the United States are still on daylight savings time. WATCH
Floating Windows - Multiple Monitors This video highlights the ability to float windows outside of the Investor/RT task window on multiple monitor setups. WATCH
Coloring Lines & Histograms This video demonstrates how to color line and histogram-style indicators different colors based on various conditions. WATCH
Day Session Prices This video demonstrates how to display day session prices (high, low, open) onto charts that are setup on the 24 hour session (session 31). (Pro Version Required) WATCH
Importing tickdata.com Data This video is going to demonstrate how to import data from the TickWrite program of tickdata.com into Investor/RT. WATCH
How to Rollover a Futures Contract This video is going to discuss how to rollover a futures contract. WATCH
Managing Different Objects This video is going to discuss how to manage different objects in an Investor/RT, including symbols, quote pages and charts. WATCH
Pivot Point Indicator This video is going to discuss the pivot point indicator in an Investor/RT and give you a few ways to compute it. WATCH
Drawing Notes in Charts This video instructs users on various ways to use the Annotation indicator in traditional charts WATCH
Managing Symbols This video is going to discuss how to manage symbols. WATCH
Label Current Concepts This video is going to discuss two concepts. First, there's a label current value option for all technical indicators. WATCH
Running an Efficient Investor/RT This video demonstrates ways users can ensure that they are running Investor/RT as efficiently as possible based on their needs. Recommended for users having lag, slowness or unresponsiveness. WATCH
Alerting to DVA Movement This video demonstrates how to create alerts when the developing value area high or low moves up or down. WATCH
Global Market Playback This video demonstrates the ability to playback past data globally in Investor/RT. WATCH
Point and Figure Charting This video is going to highlight the point and figure charting capability. WATCH
Sharing Charts and Layouts This video highlights the ability to share charts, quotepages, and layouts through charthub.com or through text definition files. WATCH
Multiple Targets and/or Stops This video demonstrates how to create a system that exits at multiple target and/or stop levels, as well as how to move a stop (to breakeven) after an initial target is reached. WATCH
Mixing Periodicities This video demonstrates how to plot the any indicators current value from any chart, on any other chart. In our example, we plotted the daily Volatility Stop on a 3-minute chart as a horizontal reference line. WATCH
Importing Current Data from Excel This video demonstrates how to import current data (such as Pivot Levels) into Investor/RT quotepages and user variables (V# variables) periodically, either manually or on a schedule. WATCH
Gridlines This video discusses dotted vs solid gridlines and demonstrates how to customize the gridline frequency both horizontally and vertically. WATCH
Automating Pivot, Support and Resistance Levels This video demonstrates how to automate pivot levels, support and resistance levels and the pivot point price on the TPO profile charts. WATCH
Concept of Presets Buttons This video is going to discuss the concept of Presets in Investor/RT. WATCH
Drawing Option This video is going to demonstrate the option for point and figure charting in Investor/RT. WATCH
Vertical and Horizontal Scales This video demonstrates the options and manipulation of vertical and horizontal scales in traditional chart panes. WATCH
Symbols for Interactive Brokers This video is going to demonstrate how to set up symbols for interactive brokers, users of InvestorRT. WATCH
TPO Profile Charts in version 8.5 This video discusses many of the recent innovations in TPO Profile charts, including Singles, Naked POCs, individual profile splitting, custom letter colors, sharing of charts, and more... WATCH
Volume Based Capabilities This video highlights the volume-driven functionality available in Investor/RT. WATCH
Setting Up IB Futures Contracts This video is going to discuss how to set up futures contracts for interactive brokers in an InvestorRT. WATCH
Setting Up Weekly IB Numbers This video is going to demonstrate how to set up weekly IB numbers in Investor/RT. WATCH
Signal Markers Labels This video is going to take a close look at signal markers, and specifically look at some new features to label signal markers with numerical values. WATCH
Single Entry Multiple Exits This video is going to demonstrate how to create a trading system with a single entry but once you’ve been in a position to have multiple exits. WATCH
Renko Charting Capabilty This video is going to demonstrate the new Renko charting capability of an Inverstor/RT. WATCH
Tracking a Bid or an Ask Price This video demonstrates how to create a custom instrument which tracks the bid or ask price of another symbol, and retains and charts the information historically. Especially useful for infrequently traded options to track their bid price regardless of whether the option actually trades or not. WATCH
Trading System Part 1: Idea: Formulate a Strategy Idea: Formulating A Strategy This video discusses the "brainstorming" phase of developing a trading system and is the first in a series of videos on Investor/RT's back-testing and trading system capability, as well as optimization. WATCH
Trading System Part 2: Building a System Coding: Building A System Trading System Window This video discusses the building of the system signals and rules in the trading system window and is the second video in a series on backtesting and trading systems. WATCH
Trading System Part 3: Debugging System Debugging: Debugging Trading Systems and Verifying Results This video was made independently of the rest of this backtesting series, but is a good complement to the videos above. It goes through the complete development of another system and focuses on various ways to debug systems and verify... WATCH
Trading System Part 4: Evaluating Results Evaluation Making Sense of Reports Trusting the Results This video covers the various reports that result from a backtest and discusses some different statistical results that the user should pay careful attention to. WATCH
Trading System Part 5: Refininig Targets and Stops Refining Buying More Adding Targets and Stops This video adds some different twists to the trading system, including buying/shorting more, and adding profit targets. WATCH
Trading System Part 6: Optimization Optimization Finding the Optimal Combination This video demonstrates the optimization of several variables in a trading system. WATCH
Traditional Charts This video is going to cover some of the features of the Investor/RT candle and bar charts, the traditional charts, and some of the keyboard shortcuts and tricks available for those charts. WATCH
Trading System Debug This video is going to highlight some ways you can debug a backtest or a trading system. WATCH
Trend Line Based Indicators This video is going to demonstrate how to add and manipulate trend line based indicators or drawing tools in Investor/RT traditional bar and candle charts. WATCH
Cloning Trendline / Labeling and Arrowheads This video provides instruction on cloning/duplicating trendlines (with same length and slope as original), and discusses using trendlines as custom labels with arrowheads pointing to a specific bar. WATCH
Trimmed Down Layout This video is going to demonstrate how to create a trimmed down layout which can be easily and quickly opened during high volume periods. WATCH
More Mixing Periodicities This video demonstrates how to plot the any indicators current value from any chart, on any other chart. In our example, we plotted the daily Volatility Stop on a 3-minute chart as a horizontal reference line. WATCH
Sharing Reference Lines: Linking Lines Among Multiple Charts with User Variables This video demonstrates how to add reference lines to multiple charts of the same instrument which are linked to a common price using User Variables (V#). Users may drag a line in one chart and the lines in the other chart will adjust accordingly. Users may also change the price to which the... WATCH
Detecting Large Trades on Groups of Symbols This video demonstrates how to detect large trades on a group of symbols. When large trades are detected, an audible alert sounds and an entry is appended to the alarm log detailing the trade. The large trade size is customizable for each symbol, and there may be multiple levels of detection (... WATCH
Homework #11 - Trend Days This video looks at days where the high was made in the first 60 minutes and the low was made in the last 60 minutes, or visa versa. Of the 1900 days tested, 257 days made a high in the first 60 minutes and a low in the last 60 minutes. 372 days made a low in the first 60 minutes and a high in the... WATCH
Homework #13 - Traveling the Initial Balance In this video, we are looking at the 30 minute period following the Initial Balance (1st 60 minutes of session). During this 30 minute period, we are looking for price to move outside the initial balance and back into it. When this occurs, we are then looking to see if price traveled the full... WATCH
Plotting Overnight Highs and Lows on Day Session Chart This video details how to use a combination of the MPD and Session Statistics Indicators to plot the overnight high and low historically on a day session chart. It also documents a more complex requirement of plotting the high and low of a subset of the overnight period (1am to 8:30am ET) on a day... WATCH
External Data Indicator - Importing Custom Levels This video demonstrates how to import custom daily support and resistance levels from csv or text files. These files may be local or on a web server. Up to 12 levels may be imported for each instance of EDI. This video demonstrates how to properly format the csv or text file. The ability to share a... WATCH
Tracking Bid and Ask Sizes Historically This video demonstrates how to chart the changes in bid and ask size historically. In addition, the charts will display how many trades occurred while the bid or ask size remained constant. WATCH
Dynamically Monitoring Proximity to Key Price or Level - Weekly VPOC This video demonstrates how to setup a column in a quotepage which monitors the proximity of price to any key price or level. In this example, we demonstrate how to measure the proximity to the previous weeks weekly volume point of control (pWVPOC). This video brings together the features of custom... WATCH
Homework - Statistical Studies via Trading System Tools This video is video #10 in the series "Homework, Research, and Statistics" at www.linnsoft.com/homework and it describes how to flexibly produce statistical results using Trading System Tools. This method can be especially beneficial when several events are required to occur sequentially within a... WATCH
Homework #12 - Timing Overnight High and Low Breakouts This video focuses on the time of day at which price breaks above the overnight high or below the overnight low during the day session. We'll look at how often these breaks occur in the 1st 10 minutes of the day session, the 2nd ten minutes, and so on for each of the 41 10-minute periods of the day... WATCH
Homework #14 - Timing Of Events: New High and Low In this video, we will look at the timing of certain events within the day. Specifically, we will look with daily bars at when the high and low of the day occurred, and color the bars based on which occurred 1st. We will also look at how to time other events such as where within the day the bar... WATCH
Custom Quotepage Columns Custom Quotepage Columns have long been a very impressive feature of Investor/RT, empowering users to create columns of customized data with colored cells and a wealth of other functionality. But for the first decade of their existence, an underlying calculation inefficiency has greatly limited... WATCH
Calendar Indicator: Seeing The Big Picture This video highlights the Calendar Indicator. The Calendar Indicator was designed to allow users to easily identify key events, dates, or date ranges within the bigger picture provided by a calendar. These key dates may include holidays, futures rollover, current day, the visibly charted period,... WATCH
Profiling Market Moves: Dynamic Zig Zag Profiles This video demonstrates how to form dynamic volume profiles of market moves identified by the Zig Zag Indicator. In this case, we take moves of $5 or greater on the ES and construct volume at price profiles. Zig Zag based Signals are used to dictate the start and end of each profile, but this... WATCH
Indicator Essentials: Adding and Manipulating Technical Indicators This video demonstrates how to add, edit, delete, and manipulate technical indicators in Investor/RT. This video is especially valuable for new users but experienced users may also pick up a few new tools and shortcuts in this short video. WATCH
Zig Zag Profiles - Adjusting Minimum Change Globally This video is a follow up to the video Profiling Market Moves: Dynamic Zig Zag Profiles In this video, we go a step further and describe how to centrally and globally adjust the minimum price changed used by the multiple instances of Zig Zag within the chart. By specifying a minimum price... WATCH
Charting Essentials: New Charts, Chart Templates, and Chart Shortcuts This video covers the essentials for creating and manipulating charts in Investor/RT. It's packed with essential tools and shortcuts for building and fine-tuning new charts and for using those fine-tuned charts as chart templates. Every Investor/RT user should become familiar with the information... WATCH
Triangles: Using Fibonacci Extension and Zig Zag This video demonstrates two options for drawing triangles in Investor/RT. First it demonstrates how to draw automated triangles based on price moves using the Zig Zag Indicator. These triangles have the option of being automatically labeled with the retracement of the previous move, among other... WATCH
Session Statistics I: Average Volume of Time Periods This video demonstrates various uses for the Session Statistics Indicator, including average volume or range of each bar or time period, and plotting the highest high / lowest low of first x bars/minutes. WATCH
Zig Zag Indicator: Simplify, Organize, and Aggregate Market Moves This video provides an overview of the Zig Zag Indicator. Zig Zag is a very popular and powerful indicator designed to simplify, organize, and aggregate market moves. Zig Zag draws trendlines between key pivot/reversal highs and lows determined by a user specified minimum price move. Each trendline... WATCH
Developing Volume Nodes This video demonstrates how to plot the nearest 3 high and low volume nodes historically using the Profile Indicator to review how price reacted to these key levels over time. WATCH
Retracement Bands Create bands with up to 12 levels of retracements or multiples of any high/low price range including initial balance, daily, previous day, week, month, year, etc. WATCH
Investor/RT Overview at a Glance WATCH
Analysis Of A Move This video demonstrates how to analyze moves by accumulating statistical data from each price move and labeling the end points of those moves with the data values. This analysis is available to both the Zig Zag indicator for automatic identification of moves as well as the Trendline indicator for... WATCH
Stepped Blocks Style for Price Bands This video demonstrates a new Stepped Blocks drawing style for the Price Bands Indicator which allows user to draw retracements and multiples between any two prices historically. This is a very powerful feature especially when combined with the flexibilty of the Session Statistics Indicator to... WATCH
Alerts on Indicators via Reference Lines This video demonstrates how to place alerts on indicators within charts using the Reference Line indicator. These alerts trigger when the indicators reach specific price levels. Alerts can automatically reset on each bar and can be configured to alert when crossing above, below, or both. WATCH
Managing historical data This video covers techniques to manage your data mostly focusing on intra-day data and tick data. This is an important concept in Investor/RT. If you keep your historical data to a minimum, the program will run much more efficiently. WATCH
Button Indicator: Customizing Your Chart Toolbars This video explains the many purposes of the Button Indicator. The Button Indicator enables the user to create customized buttons within a chart. Each button can perform some useful function with a single click. For example: change the periodicity, symbol, session, or view period of the chart;... WATCH
Advance / Decline Line for Interactive Brokers This video details how to create an NYSE Advance / Decline line for the IB data feed. See also Symbols for Interactive Brokers WATCH
Exporting Price Levels The following video from 2006 contains relevant information, however the user interface for TPO Profile charts has been substantially revised since this video was made. This video demonstrates how to transfer TPO Profile lines such as VAH, VAL, POC, etc, over to bar or candle charts, and have... WATCH
Custom Price Level Alerts This video explains how to create custom price level alerts for one or multiple symbols, which can be updated anytime by changing a value in a quotepage, or dragging a line in a chart. WATCH
User Variables V# Variables This video illustrates the very powerful concept of User Variables or V# Variables. User Variables allows various components of Investor/RT to set and share data, including quotepages, scans, charts (annotations, ref lines), and custom indicator. (Components not covered: importing, exporting,... WATCH
Setting Up Symbols (Futures) This video discusses some important aspects of setting up symbols (particularly futures symbols), and touches on sessions and override sessions.  See also Sessions WATCH
Setting up Symbols (General) This video shows how to add symbols to Investor/RT and once you add them, how to change certain properties of the symbols that are relevant for some datafeeds in order to actually receive data and also relevant for certain features and aspects of the software. WATCH
Custom Symbols: Advancers / Decliners This video discusses how to import and create custom symbols which track various statistics for large lists of symbols, such as advancers/decliners, Adv/Dec volume, up ticks, up tick volume, on SP500, NQ100, or any custom list of symbols. WATCH
RTX Extensions Introduction Video This video offers an Introduction to the new RTX Extensions feature in all versions of Investor/RT 12.1 or later. This video demonstrates the creation and compilation of a very basic indicator as well as adding it to a chart. A brief review of the RTX Setup Wizard is covered as well as an... WATCH
What's New in Investor/RT with FuturesTrader71 In this webinar, Chad Payne demonstrates recent innovations in Investor/RT while FuturesTrader71 discusses ways to apply these innovations to his trading. Areas of innovation include Profile Indicator, Session Statistics, Price Bands, Zig Zag, Custom Quotepage Columns, Object Manager, and more.... WATCH
RTL Lesson 8 - Function Tokens Experience Level - Novice This video discusses function tokens including MAX, MIN, SMAX, SMIN, ABS, STD, and more. These functions perform statistical calculations on other expressions. WATCH
RTL Lesson 7 - Syntax Experience Level - Novice This video describes how to combine RTL tokens to form syntax. Several examples of syntax are provided for both custom indicators and signals. This video also explains how to edit technical indicator token preferences within saved RTL objects. WATCH
RTL Lesson 6 - Tokens Experience Level - Novice This video discusses the various types of tokens available in the RTL Language: Historical Data Tokens, Primitive Data Tokens, Fundamental Data Tokens, Technical Indicator Tokens, Numerical Constants and Flags, User Variables, and Backtesting Tokens. WATCH
RTL Lesson 5 - Signal Marker Preferences: Display & Actions Experience Level - Novice This video details the options available in the Signal Marker Preference window. The Signal Marker Indicator is the vehicle used to mark bars or candles when a signal is true. The Signal Marker Preferences control the look of the signal on each bar within the chart. The... WATCH
RTL Lesson 4 - Custom Indicator Preferences Experience Level - Novice This video covers the preference window for Custom Indicators and details the options available with respect to how the custom indicator is displayed within a chart. WATCH
RTL Lesson 3 - Creating and Managing Custom Indicators and Signals Experience Level - Novice This video explains how to manage custom indicators and signals: creating, saving, sending to chart, editing, and deleting. WATCH
RTL Lesson 2 - Custom Indicators, Signals & Scans Experience Level - Novice This video discusses the differences between custom indicators, signals, and scans and details the format of data that results from each type. WATCH
RTL Lesson 1 - The Building Blocks of RTL Experience Level - Novice This video provides an introductory explanation of the data values within each bar upon which RTL operates. It is essential to have a firm understanding of these RTL concepts before proceeding to the creation and manipulation of RTL objects. WATCH
Introduction to Volume Breakdown (VB) This video takes a comprehensive look at the powerful Volume Breakdown Indicator.Video timelineIntroduction and Overview - What this video will be working towards, including images of the charts we will create during video.What is Delta? - How is Delta ComputedTick Data - Volume Breakdown requires... WATCH
License Activation and Data Feed Configuration This video covers initially Activating your License and setting up your Datafeed Provider. For users of Broker Datafeeds, be sure to read these related articles: All about DTN Market Access Setting up Broker Datafeeds Symbol Guide WATCH
Correlation Co-efficient This video demonstrates how to use the Correlation Coefficient Indicator in a QuotePage column to measure the correlation between a benchmark index such as the S&P 500 and a group of stocks WATCH
Changing Periodicity with Buttons This video demonstrates how to add a button to a chart that will change the periodicity in the chart. WATCH
Adding Futures Contracts Walks users through Adding Futures Contracts as well has how to request new Futures Contracts be added to the Investor/RT Symbol Database. WATCH
TPO Profile Shortcuts This video demonstrates a number of keyboard shortcuts and popup window shortcuts available in TPO charts. WATCH
Time Shaded Profiles A playback demonstration of time shade profiles. WATCH
Profile Indicator Drawing Tool This video demonstrates how to draw volume or time-based profiles across any group of consecutive bars of any periodicity. It also discusses how to edit and manipulate these profiles, as well as how to add buttons that activate different profile settings. WATCH
Creating Pairs This video demonstrates how to use the pair wizard to quickly build pairs from any two stocks. WATCH
Profile Indicator Drawing Tool - Phase 2 This video demonstrates enhancements made to the Profile drawing tool in version 9.2.8 including an option to shade each price based on volume, easier dragging and manipulation, an open/close candle body, and more. WATCH
Painting Reversal Bars This video demonstrates how to add red and green markers at the top of a Point and Figure or "Reversal" chart. WATCH
Plotting Time-Sensitive Prices This video below demonstrates how to plot reference lines on multi-pane charts for various key time-sensitive prices including the previous session close, the current day session open, the overnight high and low, the opening range (OR), initial balance (IB) and several IB multiples. These concepts... WATCH
Mixing Periodicities (MPD) - Revisited This video discusses some important aspects of the Mixed Periodicity Data indicator that users should be aware of when using it, and provides some alternative methods to the use of MPD to mix periods. WATCH
Scanning for Candidates This video covers the process of importing lists of symbols into Investor/RT, downloading daily and fundamental data from Yahoo!, and creating and performing scans on that the imported list and data. It also discusses moving to the next level of performing intraday analysis on the candidates... WATCH
Using the Layout Toolbar An introduction to the Layout Toolbar, a feature introduced in Investor/RT 9.2 WATCH
TPO Profile - Composite Profiles This video demonstrates how to build automated composite profiles (weekly, monthly, quarterly, yearly, etc), as well as how to split or merge daily profiles. WATCH
Futures Rollover Options This video discusses different options available at futures rollover, including tracking multiple contracts, changing symbols in charts, and duplicating charts. For more information see the helpdesk article All About Futures Rollover WATCH
Volume Profile Chart Style This video demonstrates the Volume Profile charting style along with the ability for bars to load Volume at Price data, and how this positively impacts the VWAP, Profile, and Volume Breakdown Indicators. WATCH
Sessions Sessions define trading periods (times and days of week) for markets and instruments and are very important in a variety of aspects of Investor/RT. WATCH
Schedules Schedules allow users to perform an action or list of actions in Investor/RT at specified times/schedule each day or using keyboards shortcuts/macros. WATCH
Using MPD Efficiently (Mixed Periodicity Data) Anyone using MPD in any context should watch this video. This video demonstrates how to make the most efficient use of the MPD (Mixed Periodicity Data) indicator, which can be extremely inefficient without the use of the special method. WATCH
Session Statistics II - Day of Week Averages and Projecting Volume This video demonstrates some new functionality added to Session Statistics in 9.2.13 and beyond including the ability to compare the volume of each bar or time period with average volumes over the same time periods on same day of week during previous weeks. It also discusses projecting the current... WATCH
QuotePages QuotePages are spreadsheets showing columns of data on user-specified lists of symbols. This video demonstrates the basics of quotepage management and manipulation, including adding/removing symbols or columns, and much more. WATCH
More Pronounced Opening Line This video describes how to create a more pronounced line separating the sessions in a multi-pane chart. WATCH
Profile Indicator - Volume Profiling This video focuses on the longer term Volume Profiling aspects of the Profile Indicator and discusses how Investor/RT divides up volume among price when tick data and 1-minute data is available. WATCH
Importing and Exporting Historical Data This video illustrates how to export historical tick data from Investor/RT to a text file, and how to import tick data from a text file into Investor/RT. This video is useful for users who want to....move tick data from one system to another...import tick data from an external source...or export... WATCH
Multi-Pane Charts Webinar This webinar covers the following topics: Adding multiple symbols to a chart Charting multiple periodicities Tabbing between elements Keyboard manipulation of indicators and drawing tools Exporting indicator data Duplicating indicators Element drawing order Recalculation... WATCH
Multi-Pane Charting Essentials This video discusses the important basic elements of traditional multi-pane charts including creating charts, changing the symbol or periodicity, and sharing charts. WATCH
Charting Relative Performance This video demonstrates how to plot the relative performance of multiple symbols on a percent change basis within a single chart. WATCH
QuoteBoard Indicator This video demonstrates the QuoteBoard Indicator which allows the user to display quotes, customized price levels, and daily bars on any symbol or group of symbols within a multi-pane chart. The symbols can be automatically sorted based on various performance measures and the custom prices within... WATCH
QuoteBoarding Pivot Levels This video demonstrate how to use a scan to set daily, weekly, and monthly pivots on both day and overnight session. WATCH
QuoteBoarding TPO Profile Levels This video demonstrates how to plot TPO Profile Levels (VAH, IBH, etc) in the QuoteBoard. User variables are used to transfer these dynamic prices from the TPO charts to the QuoteBoard. WATCH
QuoteBoarding Manual Levels This video demonstrates how to manually enter or import custom price levels into QuotePages that will be in turn be presented/sorted within the QuoteBoard Indicator. WATCH
Sharing QuoteBoard Levels - Master User This video demonstrates the process of sharing key prices among a group of user. This video is for the one user that will be responsible for updating the values/levels each day. WATCH
Dynamic QuoteBoard Levels This video describes how to have custom price levels in QuoteBoards that update dynamically throughout the session such as VWAP. WATCH
Pair Correlation This video demonstrates how to compute the correlation between the two components in a pair, both historical in a chart, as well as in a quotepage column. WATCH
Cumulative VWAP This video demonstrates how to easily add and manipulate a cumulative VWAP line beginning at any bar in a multi-pane chart, with optional standard deviation bands. WATCH
Sharing QuoteBoard Levels - All Users This video demonstrates the process of sharing key prices among a group of user. This video is for the entire group and shows how to import the values/levels each day. WATCH
Painting Overnight Session Background This video demonstrates how to paint the overnight period of the Globex session a different color from the background of the day session.  While this video is still an good lesson in the user of RTL, the Paint Bars indicator has since been enhanced with a feature that makes this opeartion much... WATCH
FT71 Chart Setup Webinar This video is a recording of the chart setup webinar done with FuturesTraders71 from December, 2009. WATCH
FuturesTrader71 Webinar Summary and Answers This video is a follow-up to the webinar, with a brief summary of each chart, instruction on how to import those charts, and answers to questions that resulted from the webinar. WATCH
FT71 Composite Profile Details This video is another follow-up to the webinar, which focuses primarily on the Composite Profile of FT71 and covers various issues which can result in discrepancies between users. Included in the discussion is how to setup symbols properly for continuous contracts, and how to adjust the data to... WATCH
TransAct-Infinity Symbol Setup This video discusses some important aspects of setting up futures symbols for the TransAct / Infinity brokerage feed. WATCH
Bands This video describes a new option to draw multiple bands automatically around certain indicators based on multiples of price, ticks, percent, or ATR. WATCH
Scheduled DTN MA Backfill This video demonstrates how to schedule periodic backfills from DTN MA for symbols which are not supported live with the brokerage feeds. WATCH
Main Toolbar This video demonstrates the main toolbar of Investor/RT WATCH
Fill Lines This video quickly covers the control of the fill line and working order reference line in the trading integration of Investor/RT. WATCH
VB and TPO Indicator Efficiency Improvements Major Efficiency improvements were made to the Volume Breakdown and TPO Indicators in version 10.2 Beta 5 as demonstrated in this video. WATCH
Vertical Bands This video explains how to draw vertical bands or strips across the entire width of multi-pane charts. WATCH
Regression With Standard Deviation Bands This video demonstrates how to draw regression lines on Investor/RT multi-pane charts. WATCH
DTN Adjusted Continuous Data This video demonstrates how to activate auto-adjusted backfill data from DTN on continuous contracts. WATCH
How to create an infobox This video was a response to a few user requests. First off, the video covers in depth how to create and use infoboxes within panes in Investor/RT. Additional topics include well as how to create two basic custom indicators and leverage them to demonstrate divergence. WATCH
Manipulating Multi-Pane Charts This video covers many aspects of customizing multi-pane charts including colors, periodicity, symbol, scaling, scrolling, and much more. WATCH
Separate Current Profile This video shows how to separate the current days volume profile and draw it to the right of the right-most bar. WATCH
Cumulative Delta - Multiple Symbols This video demonstrates how to efficiently compute the cumulative session delta for a large QuotePage of symbols by properly managing the Ask and Bid Volume data columns. WATCH
Current Price Highlighter This video demonstrates how to highlight current price in the scale, and how to draw a dynamically updating line across the chart reflecting the current price, in a multi-pane chart. WATCH
Where's My Tick Data... This video explains how to setup and maintain Investor/RT to retain and display longer term tick data and how to avoid overwriting tick data with one-minute data. WATCH
Customized Sessions This video demonstrates how to create new sessions with user-specified start and stop times and assign them to symbols. WATCH
DTN MA Symbols with Multipliers This video demonstrates how to setup DTN Market Access (DTN MA) symbols with multiplier for symbols whose live data has prices on a different scale from the prices of the backfill data. Some brokers feed real time data at a price level that is different from the back fill data received from... WATCH
Importing Adjusted ES Data This video not only demonstrates the how to import the adjusted 1-minute ES data, how to link the import process to a keyboard shortcut, and discusses several factors you should be aware of when deciding if this process is right for your need. WATCH
Profile Peaks, Valleys, Naked POCs This video demonstrates some new features available to the Profile Indicator including auto-Peak/Valley lines, Naked POCs, and Naked Closes. WATCH
Horizontal Line Between Bars This video demonstrates how to draw a horizontal reference line between any two bars and how to easily move the line or vary the length using the mouse. It also discusses creating buttons to initiate these lines and how to force these lines to snap to high or low of bar. WATCH
Trendlines on Cumulative Delta Bars This video demonstrates new functionality for trendlines for maintaining their relative position as the cumulative delta data changes from day to day. WATCH
Sequencing Layout Toolbar Tabs This video shows how to arrange the tabs in the layout toolbar in some user desired sequence. WATCH
Changing Indicator Colors This video demonstrates how to quickly change the color, width, or style of indicator lines quickly from a pop-up menu. WATCH
DPOC Shift Alert This video demonstrates how to trigger an audible alert when the developing point of control (DPOC) shifts up or down. WATCH
Investor/RT Tune Up This video demonstrates several steps users can take periodically to keep Investor/RT running as healthy, lean, fast, and efficient as possible. Users are recommended to perform a tune-up every 1-2 months if not more frequently. The steps taken in the video are reviewed below, but users... WATCH
Maintaining Adjusted Data Thru Rollover This video demonstrates how to best approach maintaining your adjusted data on continuous futures contracts through rollover. WATCH
Highlighting Area on Multiple Charts This video demonstrates how to highlight a rectangular region on one chart and have that same region (price range and date/time range) highlighted on other charts containing the same symbol. WATCH
Day Session Daily Bars This video explains how to create daily bars of the ES which only reflect the day session data (session 2).  While the contents of this video are still vaild, there is no an easier way to create daily bars which conform to the session of the chart.  Simply specify the periodicity as "Time... WATCH
RTL Lesson - Repeating Alerts At Price Levels This video demonstrates how to create alerts for price reaching certain levels which reset every bar. Chart Definition WATCH
Drawing Horizontal Bands This video demonstrates several methods for drawing horizontal bands between specific prices in multi-pane charts. WATCH
Signals, Scans, Custom Indicators, and Signal Actions This video demonstrates the differences between Signals, Custom Indicators, Scans, and Signal Actions. WATCH
Moving Indicators Between Charts This video demonstrates how to quickly and easily move indicators from one chart to another while retaining the indicators settings. WATCH
Extending Naked Lines This video demonstrates how to extend time-sensitive prices, such as IB high, until the line is taken out by a future price. WATCH
Ten Point Profile This video demonstrates how to use the Zig Zag Indicator to identify ten point moves and label them with the delta of each move. It also shows how to use the Profile Indicator to plot volume profiles of each of these moves and extend the naked VPOC, High, and Low of those profiles. WATCH
Trading Notes This video demonstrates trading note improvements made in version 10.3 to trading notes and the trading note market indicator. WATCH
Alerting New Highs and Lows From Chart This video demonstrates how to add signals to charts which identify new highs and new lows for the day. WATCH
Cumulative Delta Fractal Prices This video demonstrates how to access the price of the last up and down fractal of the cumulative delta bars. Warning, this is a relatively advanced usage of RTL. WATCH
Replicating Reference Lines This video demonstrates how to add a reference line to one chart and have it reflected in another chart or charts automatically. WATCH
Export All Chart Data This video demonstrates how to export all or selected indicator/bar data to a spreadsheet with one command. WATCH
Homework - Opening Range Trade This video discusses the how to setup chart to monitor and track the opening range trades. WATCH
Count Small Initial Balance How to count the number of days where the IB was less than 4 and how to quickly compute the average daily range of those small IB days using a new Signal Statistics result. This video is a supplement to Homework #3. For the full list of homework related videos visit Homework WATCH
What's New in 10.5 with Fari Hamzei This webinar covers many topics including Multiple Price Highlighter, Smoothed Profiles, Streamer Profile Drawing Style, Chart Time Sync, Layered Periodicities, Multi-Session Periodicities, Align with Master Periodicity, Retracement Bands. WATCH
Info Box Labels This video demonstrates how to customize the text labels for each indicator shown by the Info Box indicator. WATCH
Naked Fractals This video demonstrates how to add the extend a line from the naked high and low prices of the Fractals indicator until they are touched by a future bar. WATCH
Manipulating Custom Indicators and Signal Markers This video discuss how to manipulate custom indicators and signal markers within charts including: moving between charts, changing color and style, changing parameters or syntax. WATCH
RTL Lesson - Apply Indicator To Another Indicator This video demonstrates to use RTL to apply an indicator to another indicator. In this case, we took the RSI of a Stochastic Slow %D as well as a Moving Average of the same Stochastic Slow %D. WATCH
Continuous Contracts, Rollover, and DTN Gap-Adjusted Data This video discusses how the DTN continuous contracts are handled in Investor/RT. It covers how data is automatically gap-adjusted, how to turn adjustment off, and how to follow only the front month contract. WATCH
RTL 101 - Plotting Key Prices with Session Statistics and MPD This video demonstrates how to plot the IB High and Low, Overnight High and Low, Previous (Globex) High and Low, Previous Close, and Day Session Open using a mixture of the Session Statistics Indicator and the MPD Indicator. The video also demonstrates how to paint the background of the day session... WATCH
Homework - Gap Statistics How often does price gap up or down on the ES? And when it does, how often is that gap closed. WATCH
Duplicating FT71 Charts This video demonstrates how to duplicate FT71's composite and intraday charts and how to set them up properly for other symbols such as Crude Oil. WATCH
Accessing Prices of Cumulative Delta Bars This video demonstrates how access and plot the open, high, low, and closing prices of the cumulative delta bars. WATCH
Referencing Data on Specific Dates - Part II This video is a follow up to Referencing Data on Specific Dates - Part I and covers the process of importing dates from excel and then exporting the resulting date-specific data back to excel. WATCH
Auto Scan and Transfer to Excel This video demonstrates how to run a scan at days end to set the VAH, VAL, previous settlement, settlement, high, low, and open into User Variables which are then automatically transferred over to an excel spreadsheet via DDE. In this video, the data is limited to day session data and run on... WATCH
Day Session Daily Bars for Intraday Data This video demonstrates how to create daily bars from intraday data, and in the process, limit the data considered for the daily bar to a specific session. The video also demonstrates how to create multi-session, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly bars from intraday data and limited to a... WATCH
Advanced RTL Q and A This video covers several advanced RTL-based questions and answers, including how to access tokens for ticker symbols and periodicity, sending parameters to a custom indicator or signal, expanding the size restrictions on RTL syntax, and more. WATCH
Referencing Data on Specific Dates - Part I This video demonstrates how to create a quotepage column that references past indicator or price values, from a specific date, for multiple symbols at once. WATCH
Day Session Pivots on Globex Charts This video demonstrates how to calculate the daily pivots levels using just the day session data, and how to transfer those pivots to charts showing the overnight globex data. WATCH
POC To Excel This video demonstrates how to export the point of control, the valuary high and valuary low for a specific group of symbols to a spreadsheet. WATCH
Homework - Change By Day of Week This video compares the change in price by day of week and accumulates this data over a 600 week period. WATCH
Align To Master Periodicity This video demonstrates the ability to plot multiple symbols in a chart for any periodicity, allowing the primary symbol to serve as the master while all other symbols line up properly with respect to time. WATCH
Profiles in 10.5 Profile Indicator Enhancements in 10.5 including: Peaks and Valley colors, width of time-based profiles, developing VPOC, Streamers, Smoothed Profiles, Custom Gradient and Blend. WATCH
Multiple Price Highligher This video demonstrates the ability of the unique new MPH Indicator to identify a variable number of prices based on volume-at-price level in a variety of ways. WATCH
Session Statistics - Week, Month, Year, Chart Statistics This video demonstrates the expansion of Session Statistics to enable statistics on weekly, monthly, yearly, and full chart durations. WATCH
RTL - Identifying First Crossover This video demonstrates how to identify a stochastic crossover as well as how to only identify the first crossover after moving above the 50 line. WATCH
Texting Price Alerts This video demonstrates how to send a text to your mobile device when price alerts occur within Investor/RT. WATCH
Quoteboarding Weekly and Monthly Prices - Day Session Only This video demonstrates how to quoteboard the weekly and monthly high, low, close, and midpoint for current and previous week and month. WATCH
HVN and LVN Alerts This video demonstrates how to easily create audible alerts when price touches a high or low volume node (HVN/LVN). WATCH
Manipulating Bar and Candle Width This video demonstrates how to manipulate the width of each bar, as well as independently controlling the width of the bar/candle and the space allocated for each bar/candle. WATCH
Trendlines This video gives a comprehensive overview of trendlines in Investor/RT: how to add and manipulate trendlines, adjusting preferences, scope, parallel and mirrored trendlines, alerts, labels, and much more. WATCH
Ichimoku Kinko Hyo This video demonstrates how to chart indicators and signals related to Ichimoku Kinko Hyo on multi-pane charts, including Tenkan-Sen, Kijan-Sen, Chikou Span and Senkou Span. See the related Chart Definition WATCH
Data Management Webinar This webinar was produced on 11/30/2012. Downloading and managing data is one of the most powerful aspects of Investor/RT. This video discusses the topic of how to set up different types of data, download methods, how to retain downloaded data, dealing with gaps, auto-backfill, managing sessions... WATCH
Shapes Vertical Zone This video demonstrates how to create a horizontal band of any height that extends from any given bar to the present, using the Shapes Indicator. WATCH
IRT Version 11 Preview A preview of What's New in Investor/RT Version 11.Topics include the new Object Manager, the enhanced Chart Wizard and menu system WATCH
Webinar with FT71 - Highlighting Investor/RT Version 10 This is a video of a 2012 webinar with FuturesTrader71 highlighting many of the new features in Investor/RT Version 10.5 and 10.6. Note that the menu system of Investor/RT has been considerably simplied in Investor/RT Version 11 after this legacy video was produced. WATCH
Coloring Lines and Histograms This video demonstrates how to color line and histogram-style indicators different colors based on various conditions. WATCH
JPJ Webinar 4-7-2013 Webinar from April 4, 2013 with JPJ Trading. WATCH
Multi-Pane Charts This video offers novice and intermediate level users of Investor/RT a tutorial on Multi-Pane Charts. Here is a list of Topics covered along with the time within the video that the topic is covered: Topic Time Creating a New Chart   :36... WATCH
Profile Indicator This video takes a comprehensive look at the many features and applications of the Profile Indicator to implement time and volume-profiles of any duration. Video timeline Introduction and Overview - What this video will be working towards, including images of the charts we will create... WATCH
Webinar with FT71 - Highlighting 10.5 and 10.6 This is a video with FuturesTrader71 highlighting many of the new features in 10.5 and 10.6. WATCH
Merged and split profiles This video demonstrates how to use the Profile Indicator to create merged and split profiles as an alternative to the TPO Profile chart for both volume and time based profiles. WATCH
RTL Lesson - Volume Price Relationship This video demonstrates how to write signals that find higher price during lower volume and lower price during higher volume. It also shows how to quickly move these signals to other charts or create buttons to toggle the signal markers on/off. WATCH
RTL Lesson - Initial Balance Multiples This video demonstrates how to add the Initial Balance as well as Initial Balance Multiples (IBH1.5, IBL2.0, etc) to multi-pane charts. It discusses how to add these both to day session and Globex session charts, as well as how to add to rangebar, volumebar, and tickbar charts. WATCH
RTL Lesson - Shooting Star Candlestick Pattern This video describes how to code a signal which identifies the shooting star candlestick pattern. WATCH
Accessing Prices and Applying Indicators to Cumulative Delta Bars This video explains how to access the open, high, low, and close prices of cumulative delta bars (volume breakdown). It also explains how to add indicators such as moving averages to the cumulative delta bars and how to create custom indicators that involve multiple volume breakdown tokens. WATCH
Out of Memory at Startup What you can do if you find if the program is running out of memory.In cases where increased volatility is present in the market, depending on how many charts you have open and the limitations of your computer, the memory required for Investor/RT to start can exceed the memory available from your... WATCH
IOAMT VWAP Bands This video explains how to implement the IOAMT VWAP Bands. This video will explain how to import and utilize the chart definitions below.Chart DefinitionsVWAP_MasterVWAP_Bands WATCH
VPOC Shift Alerts This video details a chart which provides alerts when the daily VPOC shifts or is about to shift. WATCH
Opening Range System This video documents how to create a trading system which enters when price breaks outside of opening range. WATCH
Editing Reference Line Colors This video covers reference line colors and band colors and how to customize them. WATCH
Indicator Text Labels Indicator text labels help users keep track of the multiple lines in a chart pane with custom text labels just left of the scale for each indicator. WATCH
Transferring Volume Nodes How to quickly and efficiently transfer peaks (high volume nodes) and valleys (low volume nodes) to other charts. WATCH
IOAMT Webinar - May-13-2011 Chad Payne of Linn Software and Bill Duryea of IOAMT discuss tools and strategies for statistical analysis in Investor/RT. WATCH
IB and Day Range as Text This video demonstrates how to plot the Initial Balance and Day Ranges as text on charts using the Annotation Indicator. WATCH
FT71 - Changing Composite Start Date This video demonstrates the changes that followers of FT71 need to make when he adjusts the start date of his composite charts. WATCH
Developing VPOC - Hiding Vertical Line This video demonstrates how to hide vertical lines when showing the developing point of control. WATCH
FT71 Fast Market Playback 03-17-2011 WATCH
FT71 Fast Market Playback 03-09-2011 WATCH
FT71 Fast Market Playback 03-08-2011 WATCH
FT71 Fast Market Playback 03-07-2011 WATCH
FT71 Playback 03-04-2011 WATCH
TPO Profile Playback Demonstration This video demonstrates how to use the TPO Profile playback feature to quickly jump to the current day and play it back at various rates. WATCH
TPO Profile Playback 03-03-2011 Playback of the day session on ES on March 3, 2011 using the TPO playback feature. WATCH
TPO Profile Playback Playback of the day session on ES on February 2, 2011 using the TPO playback feature. WATCH
Effective Volume Indicator This video demonstrates the Effective Volume Indicator which provides a longer term view of the cumulative delta bars or cumulative delta candles commonly provided by the Volume Breakdown Indicator. With the Effective Volume Indicator, we use 1-minute bars to simulate the cumulative delta for... WATCH
Price Bands Indicator This video demonstrates a variety of ways to use the Price Bands indicator for drawing historical bands between two prices or custom indicators WATCH
Indicator Scope This indicator the various options users have for the scope of indicators in multi-pane charts WATCH
Homework - Opening Statistics What is the maximum distance that price moves from the open of the day session each day? What is the average max move? What is the median max move? How often does price open in previous days range? When opening opening in range, how often does it touch both the previous days high and low? How often... WATCH
Transferring Composites How to easily transfer indicators, and specifically the composite profile implementation of the Composite Indicator, from one chart to another. WATCH
FT71 Quick Start Guide A complete guide to setting up FuturesTrader71 charts in Investor/RT. This video is highly recommended for any user who wishes to replicate FT71's charts in Investor/RT or apply his methods to other markets. The video covers the essential and minimal setup required and potential pitfalls and is... WATCH
Indicators on Cumulative Delta Bars This video demonstrates how to add indicators to Cumulative Delta Bars (Volume Breakdown Indicator) including Moving Averages WATCH
Reference Line Bands This video demonstrates how to use the horizontal reference line bands feature, combined with the button indicator, to quickly drop down horizontal strips of specific heights in multi-pane charts. WATCH
Zig Zag of Cumulative Delta This video describes how to add the Zig Zag Indicator to the Volume Breakdown indicator configured with cumulative delta bars. WATCH
Custom Alarms Sounds This video demonstrates how to give each symbol it's own unique high and low alarm sound. WATCH
Profile Management and Clean-Up How to better manage and clean-up overlapping profiles and bars in multi-pane charts. WATCH
Emergency Recovery Steps to take if database is damaged or Investor/RT will not start properly. WATCH
Micro-Composite Profiles This video demonstrates how to add micro-composite profiles to a chart. WATCH
Secrets of Success for New Users This video covers the ten topics listed below in detail. Watch The Videos Start with the Getting Started Video Find The Right Data Service Learn How to Setup Symbols for that Service Learn Where and How To Find Answers. Videos Search Yahoo! Group Support Do Your Homework. Videos... WATCH
Homework - VPOC Statistics How do I export daily VPOCs to excel along with open, high, low, close and volume for further analysis? How far on average was VPOC from previous day VPOC? How often did price open below/above previous days VPOC? What days had a VPOC very close to previous days VPOC? How often did price open in... WATCH
VPOC Shift Alert This video demonstrates how to create a chart which alerts the user to pending VPOC shifts and actual VPOC shifts. WATCH
Volume Nodes and Tick Data This video addresses why composite Profiles can exhibit different volume nodes based and different forms depending on the amount of tick retention. Smart compression is also covered. WATCH
Homework - Average Range Volume and Other Tendencies What is the average range and volume of the initial balance, the overnight period, the day session, the 24hr session? How often does price open above/below previous day session range? What is the relationship of overnight direction to day session direction and visa versa? WATCH
Homework - HOD and LOD Counts How frequently does the high of the day or low of the day occur within each 30 minute bar/bracket? within each 5 minute bar? WATCH
Homework - IB Breakouts How frequently does price break above the IB high, below the IB low, to both side, or stay inside the IB for the duration of the session. www.linnsoft.com/homework WATCH
Chart Spacing This video demonstrates various methods and shortcuts for managing space in Multi-Pane charts. WATCH
Current Price Brackets This video demonstrates how to put a reference line in the chart that follows the current price and draws multiple bands at certain price increments above and below current price. WATCH
Shape Indicator This video demonstrates a variety of ways to use the Shapes Indicator including highlighting key areas, painting indicator panes with different background color, and drawing repeating and concentric shapes. WATCH
Changing Indicator Color Settings This video demonstrates how to quickly change the color, width, or style of indicator lines from a pop-up menu. WATCH
Alarms - Automating Alerts for New High and Low This video demonstrates the Alarms functionality in Investor/RT and explains various ways to set and use alarms, including alerts for new highs and lows. WATCH
Mixed Periodicity Delta This video demonstrates how to access the delta of larger timeframes or periodicities from charts and signals. Specifically, it explains how to access the 10-minute delta from a 2-minute chart. WATCH
Audible Alerts - Follow-Up Video This video is a follow-up to the first Audible Alerts video and discussions some alternate, efficient and dynamic methods for implementing these audible/visible alerts for key price levels. WATCH
Audible Alerts for Key Levels on Multiple Symbols This video demonstrates how to setup audible alerts (and logging) for price approaching key levels such as the previous day session high or low. Below are some videos and links that were references in the video above as good supplemental information: Custom Columns Plotting Time-... WATCH
Multi-Linking This video demonstrates the various uses of multi-linking charts in Investor/RT. Multi-linking allows users to change the symbol or periodicity of multiple charts at once. WATCH
Painting Bars and Background This video demonstrates how to paint the bar or background of a bar based on the value of a technical indicator using the Paintbar Indicator or the Color Marker Indicator. WATCH
Railroad Track QuoteBoard Setup This vides explains how to quickly and easily pull the RRT QB into your Investor/RT system. It is highly recommended that users watch this video before using the RRT QB. WATCH
Railroad Tracks QuoteBoard Technical Details This video provides more extensive details on how the Railroad Tracks QuoteBoard was setup including the creation of the custom indicators and the configuration of the user variables. It is NOT required that you watch or understand this video in order to make effective use of the Railroad Tracks... WATCH
Adding and Removing Chart Lines This video shows techniques for quickly adding and removing multiple reference lines and trendlines in charts. Updated for version 10.3. WATCH
FT71 QuoteBoard This video/chart is used to help automated the overnight numbers (VPOC, High and Low), provide labels for all price levels, and to present the levels in a sorted QuoteBoard, in the FT71_ES_Intraday chart. WATCH
FT71 October Webinar Chart Changes This video explains some minor changes/additions that Chad and FT71 made to the charts shortly following the October 2010 webinar. WATCH
Info Box Indicator This video demonstrates how to add and manipulate the Info Box indicator to provide the user with both instrument and indicator data for each bar. WATCH
Bar Counts This video will answer a questions asked on the Yahoo discussion list regarding starting a bar count on a specific date and time and chart bars from that time. WATCH
Exporting DVPOC This video address some questions asked on the Yahoo group discussion list. WATCH
Data Adjustment Correction This video documents a correction that was made to the data adjustment/split function in 10.1c10. WATCH
Woodie's CCI - Pair Trading This video covers the process of importing Woodie's layout (charts and symbols) for pairs trading. Woodie trades using range bar charts of pairs along with the Woodie's CCI indicator and other key price indicators. WATCH
Session Statistics This video provides an overview of the versatile Session Statistics Indicator. Session Statistics allows the user to compute price of volume based statistics of various durations: day, week, month, 6-month, year, or chart. Examples include the low of the week, the high of the 1st 60 minutes of the... WATCH