Frequently Asked Questions (33)

Thinkorswim Solutions for Beginners to Gurus
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Whats the difference between the first version and second of the MTF? The first version gives signals quicker than the second. If you put both indicators on the chart together, you can see. Even AAPL recently. I am scanning and using the first versio...
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Add a question-new topic-I wasn't exactly sure to add a new topic, but after I search for my question to see if similar was answered. at the bottom I saw-where to add a new question. But, Add a question button at the bottom looked "greyed out" but it...
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This has been a recurring problem for me the past couple of weeks, and has me at my wit’s end. When I enter a symbol, I get a screen that says “waiting for data”, and it takes a LOOOONG time to pull up the chart, sometimes over a minute. I have spoke...
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How can I analyze my trading setups to find out how profitable they are, or how much capital I need to trade a given list of stocks?
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Can I take my custom study from my chart and place that in a column of my watch list?
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I would like to learn how to build a custom scan that uses Hourly, Daily and Weekly time frames. Or if you can show how to make it flexible enough to handle other time frames that would be great.
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A viewer asks: Not sure if i'm missing something, but I don't see a link in the video to download anything?
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I have a setup that works but I don't have the willpower to execute. Is there a way to have the trades execute automatically based on a set of rules?
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I have watchlists in another platform. I can export them into a spreadsheet but how do I import the spreadsheet into a Thinkorswim watchlist?
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I would like to know how to get live data into an Excel spreadsheet or other type of file.