How To Set Pre- & Post-Market Default View

You can choose how you want Pre/Post Market data displayed. Select from seeing the data only in pre/post hours, seeing it all the time or not seeing it at all. You can also choose Pre/Post System Defaults. Here are the steps.

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1. Set Pre/Post Display Default From the Chart

Right click on the chart and choose Edit Chart Properties from the menu

Select the Pre/Post Data tab

Set your preference for displaying the data

Show pre/post data

  1. When Pre/Post is checked...(this would display data during pre/post market hours)
  2. Always show...(displays 2 most recent pre/post sessions on all intraday charts)
  3. Never...(does not display pre/post data)

Set your preferences for coloring pre/post data (optional)

  1. Color the pre/post price display differently from standard market hours (put checkmark; choose color)
  2. Shade the pre/post price price background (put checkmark; choose color; set opacity)

Click OK to apply

This will set the display for your pre/post market data

2. Set Pre/Post Display Default from Price Plot Editor

Click on Price plot name in legend of price pane. Choose Edit from menu.

Select the Pre/Post Data tab

Set your preference for displaying the data

Show pre/post data

  1. When Pre/Post is checked...(this would display data during pre/post market hours)
  2. Always show...(displays 2 most recent pre/post sessions on all intraday charts)
  3. Never...(does not display pre/post data)

Set your preferences for coloring pre/post data (optional)

  1. Color the pre/post price display differently from standard market hours (put checkmark; choose color)
  2. Shade the pre/post price price background (put checkmark; choose color; set opacity)

Click OK to apply

This will set the display for your pre/post market data

3. Set Pre/Post Market System Defaults From Tools Menu

Select your global settings for Pre/Post data by clicking the Tools Menu

Choose System Settings

Click Pre/Post Data tab

Place checkmark in appropriate tickboxes

  1. Show PreMarket data (show premarket data in premarket hours)
  2. Show Post Market data in PreMarket (shows previous post market session during premarket hours
  3. Show PostMarket Data (shows postmarket data in postmarket hours)

4. Set Pre/Post System Default from TimeFrame Dropdown

Click on dropdown arrow in the price plot display in the price pane

Click Edit TimeFrame Settings

Click Pre/Post Data tab

Place checkmark in appropriate tickboxes

  1. Show PreMarket data (show premarket data in premarket hours)
  2. Show Post Market data in PreMarket (shows previous post market session during premarket hours
  3. Show PostMarket Data (shows postmarket data in postmarket hours)

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