Detailed Results tabGeneral Results tabSettings tabBacktester screen organization

Detailed Results tab

Detailed Results panel is divided into three panels: Parameters. In this table, every symbol and parameter set is displayed in a single row. In other words, you can easily see how a particular parameters set works for a given symbol. Trades list (by selected parameter). In this table, you can see all transactions and its…
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General Results tab

Because in CandleScanner you may use many backtest parameters at one run, in this view you will find aggregated results for all parameters sets. Every symbol is presented in a single row.
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Settings tab

In this screen, you can initialize a backtest. Following details need to be specified: Test profile in the Current Settings field. To add/modify/delete profiles use the BACKTEST » Settings » Backtester Settings button on the ribbon. Test profile used during backtest has a great impact on the results. Test period. You can either specify that…
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Backtester screen organization

In order to open backtester screen click HOME » Tests button on the ribbon bar. New backtester window behaves differently than other window types (e.g. price chart window or statistics window). Namely the tool windows, i.e. groups, symbols and its properties are not visible. The reason for this is that groups and symbols can be…
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