PAT Chart Issues

Charts disappearing in Simulator

The Simulator remembers the screen layout in a configuration file and the chart windows will be positioned accordingly when you start the Simulator next time. If this configuration file is damaged or lost, the charts may become invisible in the Simulator. . To force the Simulator to reset the screen layout, just check one more interval in the top of the Simulator window when you start the Simulator. Then press Start. The windows should be visible again after that. Now you can stop the Simulato...

PAT prices are slower than broker

Hi This is true and false at the same time. FOREX is not single sourcedfrom any single exchange as there is no exchange. Forex prices are basicallypulled from world banks, this means the prices will never "tally" fromone supplier to another, unless they are drawing from say a singlesource. Something that may LOOK behind may actually be in front, it is just the way the the prices fall in that instant. It is important that you focus on the wider angle to this. IF you startto mentally ...

PAT Volume Histogram

Question What are the PAT volume bars telling us? Answer The histogram that you see at the foot of the PAT chart is a record of Pvol. We call it Pvol which is short or PAT Volume. The Forex market does not provide volume, however, PAT takes volume from different areas of the market to produce volume that is relative to the forex market. The visual representation of the volume is coloured blue and green as default (You can change this if you wish to personalise your charts) Question Why two d...

Saving Historic Red lines

Question Is there a way to save the historic red lines other than ghosting them? The charts tend to get cluttered with the ghosted ones after a while. I notice on your morning videos that you just seem to be able to pull up the historic reds apparently from nowhere. Answer The short answer is no. However, what I do is create say a 30 min chart and I only use this for historic line recording, OK it gets cluttered but as I only use this for reference it is not a problem. Whenever I want to check ...

Charts Not Updating

Problem: Live price cursor has frozen on all charts. Re-booted but it's still the same, no movement. Green light is flashing at the top so feed is ok. Solution: You have open charts and can see the green light top right of PAT maincontrol bar but PAT is not updating with live market data. The can be caused because of world time zones. Solution: * Close PAT * Go to your PC settings and set your PC time to GMT+1 * Restart PAT * Check for now flashing green and that PAT charts are updat...

One Big Bar on your PAT charts

You see one big bar on your charts and you are expecting to see lots. Sometimes after you have downloaded a new database you will not see any PAT bars in any open charts. To solve this, zoom in IE display a given number of PAT bars on the screen as you normally would when you zoom in and out.

Bad or Corrupt Charts

If your charts are not correct, have missing data or will not load. This error is almost certain to be caused by a corrupt chart database. Solution: 1: Close PAT software. 2: Navigate to the where PAT is installed on your PC. This maybe C:Program FilesPat2007 (or Pat2005) or whatever path you installed into. 3: Inside the PAT folder you will see other folders. 4: Go to the folder called Tables. 5: Under that folder you will see a folder called charts. 5: Right click on the charts folder and...