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How can I export historical chart data from Thinkorswim into Excel or some other file type.
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I would like to know how to get live data into an Excel spreadsheet or other type of file.
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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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  I would like to know if it's possible in Thinkorswim to create an indicator that uses more than one time frame.
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I would like to compare a list of stocks against an index, industry or sector. Can you scan for this in Thinkorswim?
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I can't get my chart based alerts to send text/email notifications. Is there a way to convert my chart study into an alert on Thinkorswim that will send text/email notifications?
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I've heard about conditional orders. Is there a way to use a custom study in Thinkorswim to trigger the execution of an order to buy or sell?
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I've got this awesome new strategy and I'm ready to start looking for live setups. How can I convert my Strategy in Thinkorswim into a custom scan?
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I've seen these things on TradeStation called radar screens. Basically is a watch list of stocks the displays the conditions of one or more custom studies. Is there a way to build those on Thinkorswim?
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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?