Activity Log

Log shows detailed activities on the platform, especially trading operations (such as placing, modifying and canceling orders).

To view Log, go to Tools menu in the main Overcharts window > Activity Log:


  • Date: date of message (in PC’s local time zone).
  • Time: time of message (in PC’s local time zone).
  • Type: specifies the type message (Trading, Trade Copier, System, etc).
  • Reference: name of the log message reference object (if available).
  • Workspace Type: Regular, Simulator, etc. (if available)
  • Connection: name of connection (if available).
  • Account: account name or code (if available).
  • Symbol: instrument symbol (if available).
  • Message: log message.

You can filter messages using the combo-box above the message list. Available options:

  • Today: shows messages generated today (PC date).
  • Yesterday: shows messages generated yesterday.
  • Last 7 Days: shows messages generated in the last 7 days.
  • Last 30 Days: shows messages generated in the last 30 days.
  • Date Range: sets a custom date range. After setting the range, press APPLY FILTER to load messages.

Export Log

To export the Log to a text file (.txt or .csv) for further processing with Excel or other apps, go to Settings menu (gear icon at the top right of the window) > select Export.