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Algorithm Not Trading in Live Account

Hi All,

I went live with my algorithm yesterday however, it still hasn't placed any trades and I'm worried there might be an issue with the code since it functions properly in backtests.  If anyone could help me out, that would be great.

Thanks,

Rohit

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Thanks Rohit; as discussed on phone you will need to prime/warm up the indicators before the trading conditions you're looking for are met (they'll all be zeros at start).

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Hi Jared,

Just to clarify, the warm-up periods must be set before the switch case statements correct?

Thanks,

Rohit

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If using a small enough amount of data you can use "SetWarmUp" in intialize.

If its over 100k points you'll need to make history requests in each case-statement and manually warm up each indicator with their Update() methods.

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Great, thanks again for you help!

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