Metastock 17.5 – Good but different
So you have just installed Metastock 17.5 and wondering what to do next.
A key change is the Power Console and creating custom lists. Once you master that you will be able to use Metastock effectively.
Here are some common questions.
- How do I open a chart? File/Open as used in the older versions of Metasock does not allow you to open a chart. You need to create a Custom List before you can open a chart.
- Where are my favourites? Unfortunately they are not carried across. However the good news is you can use the new Power Console to create Custom Lists and create one as your favourites.
- How do I connect Metastock to DataDirector3? Once again, is this is done with the Power Console and Custom Lists.
- Is there a User Guide? Yes a detailed guide of 137 pages. User Guide: Unleash The Power Of MetaStock
Learn about Metastock 17.5 Power Console to view charts
If you are upgrading from an early version such as 8,9,10 then there is a new feature to create lists to view charts called Power Console. Here are some notes:
Metastock User Guide: Power of Metastock
137 Pages of how to use Metastock. Good to browse for an overview.