Down Arrow
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    Down Arrow

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    DXcharts powers DXtrade, DXfina, and FinCharts.
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    Down Arrow drawing tool is the same as the Up Arrow but its arrow points to the opposite direction.

    To add an Up Arrow to the chart, click its name or the icondown_arrow_iconon the Drawings Panel. Then, specify a point on the chart to place it. Turn on Drawing mode if you need to place a few Down Arrows in a row. Press ESC as you finished.

    Note: To cancel drawing, press ESC

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    Actions with the Down Arrow

    • To move the Down Arrow, simply drag it to where you want it on the chart.
    Note: To open the settings window, double-click the arrow on the chart

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    Color. In the Color section, you can change the color of the Down Arrow. The slider at the bottom is intended to set transparency of the color.
    To create a custom color:
    • clickto open the color picker
    • by using the slider at the bottom, adjust the main color
    • on the color picker, set a shade for the main color

    The custom-created colors are added to your palette. To remove a custom color, drag it out of the palette.

    Weight. In the Weight section, you can set the thickness and style for the Down Arrow (currently, only dashed style is available).
    Settings. A set of parameters that are described in Down Arrow Settings.
    Lock. Locks the drawing position. The figure cannot be moved or edited on the chart.
    Delete. Removes a Down Arrow from the chart.
    Note: To delete an arrow, you can also press the Delete or Backspace button on your keyboard

    Down Arrow Settings

    • Coordinates. The coordinates of the point of the Down Arrow. You can put them manually by filling out the values for the price, date and time.
    • Style. In this section, you can set a color and style of the Down Arrow.

    Click Close to apply the settings.

    Note: At the bottom-left corner of the window, click Restore Defaults to reset the settings

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