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Using User Variables in the Strategy Wizard

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User Variables are very useful for storing values you may want to recall in the future. Another use for User Variables is having it store information that allows you to create conditions that must be executed in a specific sequence. In this example, the strategy will only take trades as the fast period SMA crosses above a slow period SMA and then a normal period SMA.


The attached reference sample demonstrates the following concepts

Setting an User Variable
Checking an User Variable for a value
Using separate Sets for conditions and actions
Creating a sequence of conditions before trading


Important conditions and actions include

Numeric value
Set user defined variable


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