What's New for Ensign 10 Charting Software


January 2017

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

December 2016

  • Fixed Interactive Broker -IBIS stock symbols so they would refresh Daily from Yahoo.
  • Display FXCM chart headers with a color that momentarily shows while its refresh is pending.
  • 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.
  • 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

  • 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.

April 2016

  • Added a Reset Delta Trading Group button on the Setup | Feeds | Transact Futures form to reestablish installation defaults.
  • Added a button on the Package Manager form for the Trading Made Easy site.
  • Playback can download files for 2015 for ES, NQ, TF, and YM from Ensign's web site.
  • Improved upon the auto repeat mode for a draw line when holding down the CTRL key to continue drawing another line.

March 2016

  • Added optional Start and Stop parameters to the DYO Section Font Size statement to control the location of the Section window.
  • Improved upgrade process to reinstall using previous installation properties.
  • Improved chat room to not display a prompt to Save/Cancel the first image posted to the chat window.
  • Update to support latest Interactive Broker TWS installation which changed the name of their desktop link.
  • Fixed timestamp error message from Yahoo feed. Example message: '0:01am' is not a valid time.

February 2016

  • Added option on Setup | Feeds to Exclude All Bid & Ask quotes from IQFeed, which dramatically reduces traffic burden.
  • You will need a current version of Ensign 10 to continue to work with a current version of IQFeed 5.2.0.x.
  • Added option on Template form to enable CTRL 1..9 keys to select first 9 templates on the template form.

What's New for Ensign Windows Charting Software


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.

May 2016

  • Added Range and Date to the Price Histogram when the box for High & Low is checked.

March 2016

  • Improved upgrade process to reinstall using previous installation properties.
  • Fixed to support the eSignal symbol format for their spreads. Example: CL J6:CLK6
  • Improved chat room to not display a prompt to Save/Cancel the first image posted to the chat window.
  • Update to support latest Interactive Broker TWS installation which changed the name of their desktop link.

February 2016

  • You will need a current version of Ensign Windows to continue to work with a current version of IQFeed 5.2.0.x.

January 2016

  • Updated a few symbols in the cross-reference table for Barchart refresh.