Ultimate Charting Software

Tutorials and walk-through articles for our Legacy Charts

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  • How to download UCS Step 1 Please go to ucsutility.markettraders.com/download Step 2 Click the “Download Now” button. Step 3 Run the installer by opening...
  • Will UCS work on Mac As a Mac user, you will need to complete a few steps in order to get the Ultimate Charting Software installed on your computer. A more...
  • How do I save a template To create a template: Right click on a blank section of the chart. Select “Settings" from the chart menu. Make any changes to Chart...
  • Change Non-Unicode Settings to US English The MTI Family is rich with cultural diversity.  Unfortunately, computer programming language is not.  Small things such as a comma...
  • What to do if I forget my password Step 1) Click the forgot password link in the login box to have a new password sent to your email Step 2) Please check your email, you...
  • How to export Workspaces to SmartTrader In order to export your workspace from UCS to 360Pro Charts, you need to follow these steps: After signing in to UCS, go to Workspaces...
  • How to place a Matrix trade using the Ultimate Charting Software? 1) Right Click on chart and select Matrix. The Matrix window will open. When you right click on a specific chart and select the Matrix,...
  • Why am I getting the message "off quotes error" when trying to place a trade? Normally, off quotes happens when you want to set your order limits to a certain price and the price has already moved to another value:...
  • Why am I getting a "Trade is Disabled" error message? Why am I getting a “Trade is Disabled” error message? This message indicates that your broker uses a suffix on their currency pairs.  ...
  • How can I create an ATS with different lot sizes for a locked system? How can I create an ATS with different lot sizes for a locked system? Proprietary Auto Trading Systems are locked and do not have a...
  • How do I display the Account Information Bar? How do I display the Account Information Bar?   The Account Information Bar displays your account information at a glance. To enable...
  • How to Save and Download Workspaces with the MTI Cloud The MTI Cloud gives you a secure place to store and retrieve up to 20 workspaces from any computer. To save a single workspace to the...
  • How come I can see UCS in my taskbar, but can’t find the program? To move a hidden program: Select the program in your taskbar. Press Alt + Spacebar to open the hidden application’s system menu. Then...
  • How do I manually configure my broker in UCS? To Manually Configure a broker not in UCS list: Install your broker’s platform. Your broker can assist you if necessary. For Broker:...
  • How do I adjust my lot size for my ATS? To adjust your ATS lot size: Click on the ATS deploy button from the left hand toolbar. Select your system from the the Available...
  • How Do I Open a Workspace I Did Not Save? The Ultimate Charting Software automatically backs up your files and saves them in the following folder location: Documents/Ultimate...
  • How do I add an indicator to a chart? Indicators are indispensable tools for market analysis.    Based on mathematical equations and timeless economic study, indicators: Can...
  • How do I find a minimized chart in UCS? You can access a minimized chart via the "Windows" menu:  Click on the "Windows" menu. In the "Minimized" section, click the chart you...
  • How do I change my UCS default colors, font size, thickness, and opacity? Content:  The Tool Settings menu enables you to change individual colors, font size, thickness, and opacity.  In order to change a...
  • Why is my UCS Settings Window too large to fit on my screen? Method 1:  Change your text size. Windows 7: Right click on a blank area of your desktop. Select "Screen Resolution" from the menu....
  • How do I submit a feature request? Content:  You can request to have a feature, tool, or indicator added to the Ultimate Charting Software using any of the following...
  • How do I submit a bug report? If you experience a problem with the charting software that causes it to crash, you will be prompted to submit a crash report.  Please...
  • UCS: Workspaces What is a Workspace? Workspaces are a dedicated space for the charts. Just like tabs in a web browser, click on each workspace to change...
  • How do I open a chart in UCS? Content:  To open a new chart in the Ultimate Charting Software: Click on the Charting tab. Click the New Chart button. Choose the...
  • How Do I Transfer My UCS Data to Another Computer? Below you will find instructions on how to complete a Data Transfer from one computer to the other. You will need the following:   Host...
  • What are the minimum system requirements for UCS? Operating System: Windows 7 or above Processor: Quad-core 2 gigahertz (GHz) or faster processor RAM: 4 gigabytes (GB) minimum; 8...
  • How to Add Alerts To add a price alarm: Right click on a blank area of the chart. Select “Add Alert” from the menu. Creating Trend Line Alerts: Add a...
  • How do I connect my broker to UCS? Once you have this information, follow these steps to get the account linked to the Ultimate Charting Software: Obtain from your broker:...
  • UCS Download Store What is the UCS Download Store? The UCS Download Store is a convenient tool to download your workspaces, custom indicators, and auto...
  • UCS common errors Login Error:  Please check your ID and Password. Resolution:  Ensure your email address is correct and without typos.   Retype your...
  • UCS: Auto Trading System If your course includes an Auto-Trading System, follow the instructions below to apply it to a chart. Visit the Online University and...
  • UCS: Indicators Indicators are indispensable tools for market analysis. Based on mathematical equations and timeless economic study, indicators: Can...
  • UCS Templates To create a template: Right click on a blank section of the chart. Select “Settings" from the chart menu. Make any changes to Chart...
  • Candles Not Updating or Timeout Errors What causes candles to not update, display, or timeout errors?  Candles not updating and timeout error messages can indicate: Loss of...