"Tool Applied Date" Tool


What is the “Tool Applied Date” Tool?

The “Tool Applied Date” tool is a simple 2 click Custom Tool for Optuma (by Market Analyst). As it is being applied to a chart the tool asks for the name of the tool that has previously been applied, then annotates the chart with a line from the 1st mouse click to the 2nd mouse click position. 

The “Tool Applied Date” annotation comprises a user entered text annotation naming a previously applied tool, along with the automatically inserted current date.  

The “Tool Applied Date” Tool Kit

 The “Tool Applied Date” tool kit comprises 2 files within a ZIP file: “Tool Applied Date.zip”. They are:

  • Tool Applied Date.ost
  • Tool Applied Date - User Instructions, Ed 20190226.pdf 

First Use of the “Tool Applied Date” Tool


The “Tool Applied Date” tool is delivered in a ZIP file and needs to be extracted before attempting to use it. 

The tool must be extracted from the ZIP file and placed in “[Username]/Documents/Optuma/Local/Custom Tools” folder. Optuma must be restarted to make to tool available.

How to get the “Tool Applied Date” Tool ...

 The “Tool Applied Date” Tool Kit will be sent to you by email within 2 business days of receipt of your payment of Tool AUD$25.00 and, most importantly, your Optuma Client ID (not the Username) which can be found in the Optuma "Help > About" dialogue. 

Click here to make your Payment   via the PayPal web portal. 

On the PayPal Page: Please ensure you click the "Write a Note (optional)" label and type in the reason for your payment. Don't forget to include your Optuma Client ID.   

Download: “Tool Applied Date” – User Instructions


Right Click the PDF file to View and Download: