Activated Alerts

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Activated Alerts

The Activated Alerts tab displays all triggered alerts in a list.

Click the Check for New Alerts command to update all the Active current alerts with fresh data.

If any of the alerts are triggered, their details will be added to this list.

Pop-up Menu

Double right mouse click on an alert to open a pop-up menu for that alert's underlying symbol.


The first command [Edit] is disabled in the Activated Alerts work page, toggle the display to the Current Alerts work page to access this command.

The next four commands provide symbol specific information for a selected alert's underlying symbol:

Price Data

Opens the Price Data work page for the selected Alert's symbol.

Fundamental Data

The command will open ValueGain's Single Stock Analysis [SSA] function at the Experts Analysis work page.

Price Chart

Opens a Price Chart work page for the selected Alert's symbol.


Opens a Detailed Symbol Information window for the selected Alert's symbol.


The Print... function can be used to print the Activated Alerts work page.

Trouble Shooting the Activated Alerts List

If you do not get an expected alert, check the following:

Check the Alert's Status

Go to the Current Alerts tabbed page, and check the Alert Status column of the table.

If the status is InActive, the current data for the symbol will not be retrieved.

The Alert Status is changed between Active and InActive by selecting the Active check box in an alert's Edit Alert dialog box.

Double left mouse click on any of the alerts in the current alerts list, or select an alert and click Edit in the function bar, to open the Edit Alert dialog box.

Check the Alert's Alert Item Settings

The Alert's Alert Type and Alert Item settings can determine if the alerts you set are achieving the results you want.

You can initially troubleshoot these setting by looking at the Alert Type and the Details columns of the Activated Alerts table. The Details text should give a plain-English explanation of what your settings should be triggered by. If they do not seem correct, you can edit the alert.

The item settings available for editing vary depending on the type of alert and the alert items associated with it. For more details on go to the following help topics:

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