What's New for Ensign 10 Charting Software


May 2017

  • German stocks such as DBK.DE no longer refresh daily data from Yahoo. Solution: Change the source bullet to Google Finance.
  • Improved retention of Draw Tools added to charts in a layout during symbol scrolling from a quote page.

April 2017

  • Yahoo refresh now requires a security protocol. Therefore, upgrade Ensign 10 to continue refreshing from Yahoo.

March 2017

  • Upgrade to access 2016 playback files which were moved to archival folders on our web site.
  • Buttons and checkboxes can be placed on the Main Ribbon using ESPL. Example on page 33 of the updated ESPL documentation.
  • The ESPL Show statement was renamed to ShowItem. eStudy and eDrawTool were added to ShowItem. See updated ESPL document.

January 2017

  • Implemented 15-minute FXCM database for faster refresh of intra-day FXCM charts that are a multiple of 15-minutes.

December 2016

  • Display FXCM chart headers with an optional color that momentarily shows while its refresh is pending.
  • Fixed Interactive Broker -IBIS stock symbols so they would refresh Daily from Yahoo.
  • Updated the Holiday Schedule for 2017. All should upgrade.
  • More work done to prevent a duplicate daily bar from being added to a chart when the market is closed.
  • Fixed Integer Overflow error triggered when opening some layouts.
  • Added check box on Setup | Charts | Settings to turn off the database spike filter.
  • Chart objects will preserve their sequence order in a time frame change when both LockStudies and LockLines modes are enabled.
  • Added an ESPL statement to CloneLine. Makes it easy to copy a draw line.

November 2016

  • Fixed the eSignal feed showing a dash for today on their forex daily charts at the start of a new session.
  • Updated custom studies for TrendSignal customers.

October 2016

  • Added Horizontal Line draw tool. Just making it easier to put on a Horizontal line.
  • Improved the placement of a chart to keep it on a monitor when using the Backspace key to enlarge the chart.

September 2016

  • Force a draw tool under construction to be Finished before a chart Control button is executed.
  • Added Rectangle draw tool, which is based on the Circle draw tool. Just making it easier to put on a rectangle.
  • Added Harmonic Levels draw tool, and updated the Tools.pdf documentation for this new tool.

August 2016

  • The Window | Cascade feature will size the charts to fill the monitor.

July 2016

  • A chart maximized on the primary monitor will not cover a task bar that might be showing.
  • Added an adjustable Renko bar type to augment the Standard and Median choices.
  • Added more error checking to handle Invalid Argument to Date Encode.
  • Minimized windows will not be included in the Cascade and Tile Horizontal actions.
  • Fixed the Yahoo quote feed to show fundamental fields on a quote page such as Name, PE Ratio, 52 Week High and 52 Week Low.
  • Fixed the portfolio form so the list of column titles does not show behind the quote page when the title row is double clicked.

May 2016

  • Added Range and Date to the Price Histogram when the box for High & Low is checked.
  • Added alerts on individual lines of the Andrews Pitchfork.
  • Pitchfork line values for the current bar are exposed in Global Variables.

What's New for Ensign Windows Charting Software


April 2017

  • Yahoo has been removed as a refresh source because Yahoo now requires a security protocol that Ensign Windows does not support.

December 2016

  • Fixed Interactive Broker -IBIS stock symbols so they would refresh Daily from Yahoo.
  • Updated the Holiday Schedule for 2017. All should upgrade.
  • Fixed possibility of a Barchart intra-day stock refresh being forward time shifted by 1 hour.

November 2016

  • Fixed the eSignal feed showing a dash for today on their forex daily charts at the start of a new session.
  • More work done to prevent a duplicate daily bar from being added to a chart when the market is closed.
  • Fixed the refresh for Nov 7th failing to show a valid large gap on the Sunday open on tick based charts. After upgrading refresh Nov 7th for 1 day to replace Nov 7th's tick database file.

October 2016

  • Improved the placement of a chart to keep it on a monitor when using the Backspace key to enlarge the chart.