drawLineAbsolute()

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drawLineAbsolute()
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drawLineAbsolute( x1, y1, x2, y2, style, thickness, color, tagID )

The drawLineAbsolute function allows you to draw line objects at any location on your chart. Any line object created with drawLineAbsolute will remain at its designated relative offset from the most current bar. So, a line object drawn with drawLineAbsolute at a bar index of -10 will always remain 10 bars back from the most current bar.

Parameters

x1
the starting bar index for the line
y1
the starting series value for the line
x2
the ending bar index for the line
y2
the ending series value for the line
style
see Pen Styles below
thickness
integer value assigning line thickness
color
color to use when drawing the line
tagID
a unique identifier for this line object or null


Pen Styles

PS_SOLID
draw a solid line
PS_DOT
draw a dotted line
PS_DASH
draw a dashed line
PS_DASHDOT
draw a dash-dot line
PS_DASHDOTDOT
draw a dash-dot-dot line



Usage

   //draw a line from the high 20 bars ago to the high 5 bars ago. draw it as a solid
   
//line with a thickness of 2 and a color of teal. assign a tagID of 105 so we can 
   
//identify it later if we need to remove it.
   drawLineAbsolute( -
20, high(-20), -5, high(-5), PS_SOLID, 2, Color.teal, 105 );