Note Metastock Users prior to Metastock 15
Metastock has introduced a new process to create Custom Lists to give more flexibility in controlling groups of stocks that you may want to monitor. This also affects the way to view a chart of a stock. Previously you when to Tools then Open to view a chart or from your Favourites. The best way in the new version of Metastock is to create Custom Lists to then be able to select a Chart to view.
Metastock 15, Metastock 16 and Metastock 17
Select the Power Console icon
To start, next select the Chart button.
Right-hand click on the Instruments folder then select Manage Custom Lists…
The next screen allows you to add stocks to a list.
Click on the arrow next to New…
and then Local Instruments. This is to select files that are on your local hard disk.
Add a List Name.
Then Browse to your folder that contains the stock files. Normally C:\shares\asx
The Select Folder.
Then select Add
You will now have a list of all the stocks in that folder.
To view a chart, select one chart which will place a tick next to it.
Then Open Chart