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What's the Add() return value?

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    What's the Add() return value?

    Hi,

    Would like to know what value does the Add("NewInstrument") returns when it fails to add the specified instrument in Initialize()?

    Thanks in advance.

    Regards,
    CK

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    You will get an error to the output window with something like this and the strategy will disable itself

    **NT** The strategy 'YourStrategy/8fa33115d674453c8a2ef7bf33e13639' has called the Add() method with an invalid instrument.......

    Let me know if I misunderstood your question.
    Lance B.NinjaTrader Customer Service

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      #3
      Does Add(..) return any value so that I could do something programmatically in case the specified instrument is not supported? If not, is there any other way?

      Thanks.

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        #4
        Originally posted by ckkoh_sgp View Post
        Does Add(..) return any value so that I could do something programmatically in case the specified instrument is not supported? If not, is there any other way?

        Thanks.
        Reading the help - there is no return on this call.

        You might want to try/catch/test for an exception... but might be unlikely.

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          #5
          Hello CK,

          Thank you for your response.

          The Strategy will disable and there will not be any value returned.
          Patrick H.NinjaTrader Customer Service

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