What are simple alert conditions?
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When you need some kind of alerting on a typical condition, the first step is to look into simple alert conditions. Most cases you can get a long way applying them to your use case.
Simple alert conditions can serve you to define trading signals or used to get alerted by email or SMS when you the alert condition is fulfilled.
Alert conditions can be placed in separate locations:
Chart settings alerts tab
It is also possible to place an alert condition inside the study settings of a particular study. This gives you more flexibility monitoring for certain conditions.
Study settings alert conditions tab
Remember to assign Alert Number actions in the Global Setting >> General Settings >> Alerts/General 3 section.
General Alert Settings - configure each alert reaction
CBBOAC Study - available in SC standard study list
If you want to visualize your alert condition on a chart, this is your go-to-study. I also use this study all the time to construct trigger signals or signal studies which can be used by my SST AutoTrading Study.
Spreadsheet Formula Study - available in SC standard study list