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Using The Tool


Preconditions

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  • Make sure the program is licensed as decribed in Getting Started section.

  • All files need to be in one folder.

Note: You can download further raw chart data files from this site.


Start the program


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  • Run the program by chosing Enter Application -> Continue


Adjust parameter config


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  • Adjust parameter.cfg file to your needs. These parameters will be used for the backtesting process. Each parameter in detail is explained here.


Set amount of test runs


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  • Enter amount of tests the program shall use for the backtesting process. There are two seperate test categories.

    • Number of parameter combinations: amount of tests with randomly generated values for variable parameters.

    • Number of indicator combinations: amount of tests with randomly generated values for variable indicators for chosen buy and sell strategy combination.

    Note: All range values for test value generation for variable parameters as well as for variable indicator settings are defined in the parameter config file and can be adjusted.


Set strategy combination


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  • Enter your buy and sell strategy combination the programm should be using for backtesting process. Any given strategy can be combined with logic connections.

  • Note: In case you chose No strategy, any other strategy will be ignored.


Run backtesting process


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  • Finally run the backtesting process.


Evaluate backtesting results


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  • After the backtesting process is finished, you can analyze the results visually. Just select a chart and you can zoom into it.


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  • The log output: shows general information and error messages.


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  • The backtesting results are divided into common results and buy level distribution.

    • common results: General backtesting result information.

    • buy level distribution: Shows the amount of buys for each DCA level of each position.

    • Note: Please watch our Most asked questions guide in case you have any issues or please contact support!