Go Back   NinjaTrader Support Forum > NinjaTrader 8 > Indicator Development

Indicator Development Support for the development of custom indicators using NinjaScript.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-19-2017, 08:42 AM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 810
Thanks: 32
Thanked 65 times in 56 posts
Default Changing Font Style/Size

Is it possible to change the style (i.e. bold, italic, etc.) and the size of a font dynamically.
I have created a font and would like to change its style (bold it) and size based on a condition. Is this possible without creating a new instance of the font? Please advise. Thank you.
Zeos6 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 09-19-2017, 02:05 PM   #2
NinjaTrader Customer Service
NinjaTrader_AlanP's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 2,674
Thanks: 223
Thanked 574 times in 553 posts

Hello Zeos6,

Thank you for your note.

This would be possible however you would need to create a new instance of the font as you suspect.

I have provided a example.

Please let us know if you need further assistance.
Attached Files
File Type: zip MyCustomIndicator21.zip (3.0 KB, 11 views)
NinjaTrader_AlanP is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2017, 06:39 AM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 810
Thanks: 32
Thanked 65 times in 56 posts

I kind of figured that this might be the case but I wanted to check in case there was a way to do this. Thank you for the clarification AlanP.
Zeos6 is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Font Size dallasstarsfan Platform Technical Support 2 04-11-2017 07:30 AM
Font size newbie0101 Platform Technical Support 1 04-10-2013 06:40 PM
User defined font style and size ramckay General Development 2 03-10-2012 06:29 PM
changing font size in databox tomek001 Platform Technical Support 4 08-23-2009 06:22 PM
font size mballagan Platform Technical Support 3 06-12-2009 11:20 AM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:35 PM.

Futures, foreign currency and options trading contains substantial risk and is not for every investor. An investor could potentially lose all or more than the initial investment. Risk capital is money that can be lost without jeopardizing ones financial security or lifestyle. Only risk capital should be used for trading and only those with sufficient risk capital should consider trading. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. View Full Risk Disclosure.

CFTC Rules 4.41 - Hypothetical or Simulated performance results have certain limitations, unlike an actual performance record, simulated results do not represent actual trading. Also, since the trades have not been executed, the results may have under-or-over compensated for the impact, if any, of certain market factors, such as lack of liquidity. Simulated trading programs in general are also subject to the fact that they are designed with the benefit of hindsight. No representation is being made that any account will or is likely to achieve profit or losses similar to those shown.

This website is hosted and operated by NinjaTrader, LLC (“NT”), a software development company which owns and supports all proprietary technology relating to and including the NinjaTrader trading platform. NT is an affiliated company to NinjaTrader Brokerage (“NTB”), which is a NFA registered introducing broker (NFA #0339976) providing brokerage services to traders of futures and foreign exchange products. This website is intended for educational and informational purposes only and should not be viewed as a solicitation or recommendation of any product, service or trading strategy. No offer or solicitation to buy or sell securities, securities derivative or futures products of any kind, or any type of trading or investment advice, recommendation or strategy, is made, given, or in any manner endorsed by any NT affiliate and the information made available on this Web site is not an offer or solicitation of any kind. Specific questions related to a brokerage account should be sent to your broker directly. The content and opinions expressed on this website are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of NT or any of its affiliates. 

Vendors along with their websites, products and services, collectively referred to as (“Vendor Content”), are independent persons or companies that are in no manner affiliated with NT or any if its affiliates. NT or any of its affiliates are not responsible for, do not approve, recommend or endorse any Vendor Content referenced on this website and it’s your sole responsibility to evaluate Vendor Content. Please be aware that any performance information provided by a vendor should be considered hypothetical and must contain the disclosures required by NFA Rule 2-29(c). If you are interested in learning more about, or investigating the quality of, any such Vendor Content you must contact the vendor, provider or seller of such Vendor Content. No person employed by, or associated with, NT or any of its affiliates is authorized to provide any information about any such Vendor Content.