Convert Yahoo .CSV file to Metastock format

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  1. saritguha

    saritguha Member

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    Hi,
    I am trying to convert yahoo finance .CSV file to Metastock format through Metastock downloader.
    Can anyone guide me on how to do this conversion?

    Regards,

    Sarit
     
  2. mansi

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    Re: Convert ***** .CSV file to Metastock format

    HI,
    Can anyone guide me how to convert ascii to metastock format file?

    regards
    mansi
     
  3. wc2007

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    Re: Convert ***** .CSV file to Metastock format

    Mansi, can we go on a date, so I can explain how its done ;)
     
  4. vsangeeth

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    Metastock format

    help needed to convert nse bhav copy to metastock compatable format...

    vsangeeth
     
  5. Raju

    Raju Well-Known Member

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    Re: Convert ***** .CSV file to Metastock format

    Hi vsangeeth,

    In one of the thread of ou Traderji I have found the following link for download EOD data for Metastock in converted form .Use that..(http://www.traderji.com/end-day/20154-eod-nse-data-early-1990s-23-feb-2008-a.html)till then
    check this this works...
    Installation
    -Download and install .Net framework 3.5 from http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/...fd-ae52-4e35-b531-508d977d32a6&displaylang=en.
    -Make sure that the main executable is added to the list of files allowed to connect to Internet in Firewall application.
    -Run "NSEBSE EOD downloader.exe" to use the application.

    Initial settings
    -Click on "Settings".
    -Specify a directory where all the downloaded ASCII files will be placed.
    -Enter following text in "NSE EOD format" text box.
    http://www.nseindia.com/content/historical/EQUITIES/[yyyy]/[MMM]/cm[dd][MMM][yyyy]bhav.csv


    - Click "OK"


    Usage:
    To Download Todays EOD data:
    - After the trading hour, Click on EOD in the main app and then click on Download.

    To Download EOD for a period (for Ex: Dec 01 2007 to Jan 01 2007)
    - Select Starting and End date in Download dialog and then click download.

    Please post your comments in http://www.codeplex.com/NSEBSEData
     
  6. jaison_kj

    jaison_kj New Member

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    Re: Convert ***** .CSV file to Metastock format

    Thanks Raju,
    But ur explanation is not clear, could u explain once more to convert particular dates EOD data to meta stock data
     

  7. uasish

    uasish Guest

    Re: Convert ***** .CSV file to Metastock format

    You can covert any csv files to Metastock format (if the Headers are in right Array as MS understands) through Downloader of Metastock,in the Source file put ASCII & in destination Metastock Format & in Options mark Daily for EoD or 1min for Intraday.
     
  8. tulika

    tulika Active Member

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    Re: Convert ***** .CSV file to Metastock format

    Ashish da ,
    can u plz tell me the right Array for metastock and adget..
    My adget has stopped showing charts. i think i have done something wrong while converting data.. plz help
    regards
    tulika
     
  9. uasish

    uasish Guest

    Re: Convert ***** .CSV file to Metastock format

    For EoD

    <ticker> <name> <date> <open> <high> <low> <close> <volume> <o/i> <series>
     
  10. tulika

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    Re: Convert ***** .CSV file to Metastock format

    Thanks dada
    regards
    tulika
     
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