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Redraw chart to keep specific limit/spots on Short Time-spans in View

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Good evening,

 

I have an idea for the Charts on the new platform - this might be something that is already possible. Apologies if so.

 

I personally use Limits & Stops quite often, so I like seeing them quite clearly on my chart as it nears a particular target or, stop. 

 

Often enough with short time frames (Ticks,or Seconds) the chart moves out of the 'window' after you've left the chart alone for 5-10 minutes. 

 

As a result, This often forces me to zoom out my chart range where I can once again see my "Limit Line".  Another technique I use is switching from Tick to Hourly, then back to Tick - which would re-calculate the graph nicely. 

 

If there was an option to consistently refresh a chart to keep a specific limit in view. This saves me having to keep micro-managing small chart windows, as points draw either further away or closer to a point. 

 

Another term I could explain this would be Snap chart to present vs limit line.

 

I understand that a Chart can have multiple positions & limits, which is why I'm expanding the suggestion to re-draw the chart to keep a specific limit line in view.    

 

I hope this doesn't sound too silly!

 

Cheers,

Oxtrader. 

 

P.S. If a Moderator does read this, if this could be moved to Suggestions forum under Using IG Platforms & Charts. It would be better placed there! 

 

 

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Hi

 

This request is actually quite a popular one, we have received a number of requests for a feature that would disable Autoscroll, similar to what MT4 has.

 

I will send your suggestion to our developers to consider for future updates, I can definitely see the use of having this feature on small timeframes.

 

Thanks

Anton

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