TimePainted

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TimePainted

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Definition

Indicates the range of time in which bars are painted on the visible chart canvas.

 

Property Value

A TimeSpan measuring the difference between the earliest and latest times at which bars are painted on the chart

 

Syntax

<chartControl>.TimePainted

 

Examples

ns


protected override void OnRender(ChartControl chartControl, ChartScale chartScale)
{
  // Print a message if less than three hours' worth of data is painted on the chart canvas
  if(chartControl.TimePainted.Hours < 3)
      Print(String.Format("It is recommended to view at least three hours worth of data on your chart with this indicator. You are currently viewing {0}", chartControl.TimePainted));
}

 

 

Note: TimePainted is intended to be used when Non-Equidistant (time-based) bar spacing is enabled on the chart. Otherwise, it will have a value of 0.