Charts contain the following: ‘Preferences Menu’, ‘QuickTrade’ buttons‘Price Axis’ and ‘Time Axis’ and the chart itself.

The ‘Price Axis’ lists the prices of the exchange rate of a currency pair that’s currently being traded.

The ‘Time Axis’ lists the dates and times that the exchange rate was changing, according to the selected time-frame.

The ‘Preferences Menu’ includes the following options:

Zoom In – Zoom Out 

This tool is used to zoom in/out of the chart. There are six levels of zoom. The same command can be by right-clicking on the chart.

Template 

Users can save and load their chart configuration (colors, indicators, line studies etc.). The same command can be by right-clicking on the chart.

Time-Frame 

You can select from fourteen different time-frames ranging from 1 minute (m1) to 1 Month (M1). The same command can be by right-clicking on the chart.

Chart Type 

With this button you can select the type of chart to be displayed. You can select from ‘Line’, ‘Candlestick’ and ‘Bar’ charts. The same command can be by right-clicking on the chart.

QuickTrade Buttons and Volume Selector 

You can trade directly from the chart by setting a volume in the ‘Volume Selector’ and using the chart ‘QuickTrade’ buttons to send a ‘Market Order’ request. The same command can be found in ‘Market Watch’, or by right-clicking on the chart.

Chart Viewing Options 

With this button you can select the elements that you want to see or hide on the chart. You can select to show or hide: ‘Positions’, ‘Orders’, ‘Grid’ and/or ‘Bid/Ask Price Line’. The same command can be by right-clicking on the chart.

Insert Indicator 

You can insert indicators into your chart using this button. Choose from a variety of available indicators such as: ‘Trend’, ‘Oscillators’, ‘Volatility’, etc. The same command can be by right-clicking on the chart.

Color Options 

You can change the chart’s colors by using this menu.

  • Background – Changes the color of the chart’s background.
  • Foreground – Changes the color of the chart’s ‘Time Axis and ‘Price Axis’.
  • Grid – Changes the color of the grid.
  • Bull Outline – Changes the color of bullish candlestick’s outline.
  • Bear Outline – Changes the color of bearish candlestick’s outline.
  • Bull Fill – Changes the color of the fill in a bullish candlestick.
  • Bear Fill – Changes the color of the fill in a bearish candlestick.

The same command can be by right-clicking on the chart.

Objects List 

The user can see a dropdown list of all the ‘Indicators’ and objects that are imposed on a chart. The user can remove any object or ‘Indicator’ by clicking the ‘x’ button on the object in the list. The same command can be by right-clicking on the chart.. By clicking on the name of the indicator, a ‘Modify Indicator’ screen will appear, allowing modifications fo be done.

Scrollbar 

Use the scrollbar to scroll the chart. The same effect can be achieved by selecting the ‘Cursor’ from the ‘Line Studies’ tools, clicking and draging the chart itself to right or left. Another option is to use the mouse-scroll acordingly.

Set Distance Button

This is a dragable control that is used to set the distance between the end of the chart and the ‘Price Axis’.