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Trailing positions using the 3rd candle high/low

Hello esteemed experts! I have created an expert adviser but have a little problem here. I would like to use the 3rd candle low or high to trail my open positions. Attached is the code for the high and low. I also need the trailing to start when break even has occurred. The system is promising. Your

Wrong date! Bad month!!!

Hi! I was trying to use the datetime feature to know the day of the week but I kept getting "Sunday", yet it's a Thursday. I developed this code to check the problem in the code. Run this and see //---#include <Tools\DateTime.mqh>CDateTime time;//...int OnInit(){ Print("Day: "

EA expiration date

How to set that ea ex.4 file would expire at my wanted date.

Indonesian Member

I want to know how many people from Indonesia is joining this forum. If you're from Indonesia, please comment this topic..Thank you..

EA opens Many Trades, How to Open 1 buy & 1 sell?

Hi there all If you can please help, i would like to open 1 buy & 1 sell. For some reason my EA opens many trades, I know there's a way to open 1 buy & 1 sell. By using "if (OrdersTotal()<1)" i don't want to use that because i want to use the same code on a different pair. If there's way please

Tools to analyze the trades

First of all I am using this small script (attached) created by Beluck and fixed by Igorad. To use it be sure that you have "all history" in "account history" in your Metatrader (for the right calculation).

Trade Assistant

Here is a new indicator I threw together this weekend. This is the beginning, I'm going to add more indicators to this one as I go along. Basically, this indicator gives buy and sell signals on multiple timeframes based upon stochastics and RSI. I was going to wait until I posted this one but even...

I will code & automate your strategy for free

I am a software developer with 10 years of experience, 3 years of trading experience and I will code & automate your strategy for free. I am sure some of you have a good strategy you would like to automate but does not know how to do it. I can automate your strategy for Metatrader, cTrader or...

EA evaluations

Where do I send my EA for backtesting by other developers and users

What is the reason we don't see EAs for stocks, but mostly for currencies?

Hello, I have been curious as to why we have signals and EAs for currency/forex, but not for stocks. What is the reason for this - it would be great to know the historical reasons as well. MT4 itself is a decade in, so what are the reasons developers or strategists don't offer stock indicators/EAs

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Extending Strategy Builder Functionality

In the previous two articles, we discussed the application of Merrill patterns to various data types. An application was developed to test the presented ideas. In this article, we will continue working with the Strategy Builder, to improve its efficiency and to implement new features and capabilities.

Library for easy and quick development of MetaTrader programs (part XXIV): Base trading class - auto correction of invalid parameters

In this article, we will have a look at the handler of invalid trading order parameters and improve the trading event class. Now all trading events (both single ones and the ones occurred simultaneously within one tick) will be defined in programs correctly.

Continuous Walk-Forward Optimization (Part 1): Working with Optimization Reports

The first article is devoted to the creation of a toolkit for working with optimization reports, for importing them from the terminal, as well as for filtering and sorting the obtained data. MetaTrader 5 allows downloading optimization results, however our purpose is to add our own data to the optimization report.

Library for easy and quick development of MetaTrader programs (part XXIII): Base trading class - verification of valid parameters

In the article, we continue the development of the trading class by implementing the control over incorrect trading order parameter values and voicing trading events.

Library for easy and quick development of MetaTrader programs (part XXII): Trading classes - Base trading class, verification of limitations

In this article, we will start the development of the library base trading class and add the initial verification of permissions to conduct trading operations to its first version. Besides, we will slightly expand the features and content of the base trading class.

Library for easy and quick development of MetaTrader programs (part XXI): Trading classes - Base cross-platform trading object

In this article, we will start the development of the new library section - trading classes. Besides, we will consider the development of a unified base trading object for MetaTrader 5 and MetaTrader 4 platforms. When sending a request to the server, such a trading object implies that verified and correct trading request parameters are passed to it.

Library for easy and quick development of MetaTrader programs (part XX): Creating and storing program resources

The article deals with storing data in the program's source code and creating audio and graphical files out of them. When developing an application, we often need audio and images. The MQL language features several methods of using such data.

Building an Expert Advisor using separate modules

When developing indicators, Expert Advisors and scripts, developers often need to create various pieces of code, which are not directly related to the trading strategy. In this article, we consider a way to create Expert Advisors using earlier created blocks, such as trailing, filtering and scheduling code, among others. We will see the benefits of this programming approach.

Library for easy and quick development of MetaTrader programs (part XIX): Class of library messages

In this article, we will consider the class of displaying text messages. Currently, we have a sufficient number of different text messages. It is time to re-arrange the methods of their storage, display and translation of Russian or English messages to other languages. Besides, it would be good to introduce convenient ways of adding new languages to the library and quickly switching between them.

Library for easy and quick development of MetaTrader programs (part XVIII): Interactivity of account and any other library objects

The article arranges the work of an account object on a new base object of all library objects, improves the CBaseObj base object and tests setting tracked parameters, as well as receiving events for any library objects.

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License System Development

i developed mt5 ea. i want to protect ea. i want a system that issue license for one month, 6 months, 1 yrs. and even i want to terminate any client license when i want to do so. more details i ll give later

An EA based on two EMAs and stochastic

This EA is must work with 13EMA and 200EMA crossover and stochastic Stochastic will execute trades only when its crossover on oversold and overbought. Requirements Specification examples Here is an example of Requirements Specification for the development of my FxGuru-EA, for MetaTrader 4. 1

Edit my exisitng Renko MT4 EA

Hi, I have a MT4 EA written already that trades on offline M2 Renko Chart. I have a seperate EA on M1 chart that generates the offline renko chart. The EA currently works but I need it altered (and checked to ensure it is bug free). The change required : Currently the EA takes a trade on a reversal

Market Profile Indicator

I need developer to develop market profile indicator. IF some one has all knowledge to develop it. Kindly ping me I shall explain detail what is required. As Market profile is a vast subject but I shall have limited functions which I need to get coded with basic market profile rules

Create a program that sends alerts when a certain type of candlestick is found

Hello, I need an expert advisor (I think this is an EA, but it is maybe a script or an indicator... please let me know what is the best) to get some alerts when a certain type of candlestick occurs (wich looks like haramis).   Timeframe : H1 (but it must be possible to change easily the

Ineed an expert Advisor

Ineed an Expert. Advisor the trades by signals Of ADX Aand Moving Average indicators.it Must Check And Correctly process possible errors in trading and closing the positions.direction Moving Average, price of the last bar. Set the number of lots to trade as an input parameter

Upgrade for EA

Trying to future proof my ea with some ore definition for profits at present I have a good EA that has made profits for a couple of years. It doesn't make profits in 2017 though? Im trying to make an ea that doesn't make as much loss and continues to make profit currently it backtests 2018-2019 and

Looking for a programmer who can create an EA based on my TEMA-VWMA Indicator/strategy

Hi, im looking for a programmer to can encode a MULTICURRENCY EA for me based on Triple Exponential Moving Average (TEMA)- Volume weighted Moving average (VWMA) indicator. I will send details about my strategy. Also i want the EA to have a very informative dashboard

INDICATOR TO EA

The task involve  combination of multiple indicator to agree on signal direction  1. ADD indicators  2. two indicator max of of three can be combine together 3. Currency pairs will be added inside ea  4. The Manual trade panel  5. TP, SL, Multiple Order Sub lot, Partial

Creating a Multi-Currency Expert Advisor

130$ VAT Excluded This expert have small features that affects in a good way the trading experience but I want that all features are added to the EA in order to bypass all quality certifications this is why I strongly have the exigence to have all features carefully scripted and added to this work

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CreateGridOrdersTune

A script for opening a grid of orders If you need to quickly open several pending orders (Buy Limit, Sell Limit, Buy Stop, Sell Stop) on a certain distance from the current price, this script will do all the routine for you! Allow AutoTrading before running the script. Usage: Run the script on a chart. Input Parameters: Language of messages displayed (EN, RU, DE, FR, ES) - language of the output messages (English, Russian, German, French, Spanish). Price for open - open price. If set to

Delete Pending Orders

Script to Delete Pending Orders Sometimes you placed many Pending Orders and then you want delete certain kind of these orders, this script can help you! Usage: Download and drag and drop this script to the chart.Check "Allow AutoTrading" in "Common" tab and set input parameters in "Inputs" tab. Input Parameters: TypeOfPending: which type Order you would delete. mySymbol: which Symbol you would delete. The input format of the Symbol is such as "EURUSD" or "eurusd".

AccountQuickReport

The script creates account summary report in a separate window. The report can be created for all deals and on deals for selected financial instruments. It is possible to specify a time interval of calculation and save report to htm-file. The script creates account summary report in a separate window. The report can be created for all deals and for deals of the selected financial instruments. It is possible to specify a time interval of calculation and save report to htm-file. Input par

Multi Strategist

NEWS Jan 13,2020 Today live forward tests have been started for Version 4 with instruments GBPUSD,EURCAD,USDCAD,USDJPY,USDCHF,AUDUSD. All with promising set files and up to 9 strategies per instrument! Signals will be published soon as preview to V4! NEWS Jan 12, 2020 If you open up a new Broker account: Please ask me for a affiliation-program link. At least 50% of the Affiliation program revenue will go to charity! (The rest will be used for product improvement purposes).  NEWS Jan 06, 2020 N

Kiss on billions on EURUSD

The provided robot is a result of several years of trading and research on thousands of strategies, various indicators of forecasting, aimed at creating the science of online trading engineering. By combining several strategies and algorithms in this robot, at changing each tick price, with the utmost precision and speed,  whatever a trader needs, the robot gives it a fraction of a second. The important advantage of this EA is that you can start to trade with $ 300 Minimum initial Deposit. And

Do IT

DO IT - it is a Secure Automated Software for generation of daily profits for Forex market and indices. The architecture is a Fully Automatic Autonomous Robot Expert capable of ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐   independently analyzing the market and making trading decisions   ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Trading system is Multi-currency and is able to trade on charts:  EURUSD,DAX30, GOLD, USDJPY, SPX500 🔥  How to check the DO IT system correctly   🔥

Multi Currency BRAIN

The promotion for MT4 version is nearing completion: At the Special Price ($610) Left LAST 1 Copy. Details here:    https://www.mql5.com/en/users/setslav This is a multicurrency EA where several currency pairs interact simultaneously in trading, which is impossible to see when testing in MT4. For testing, use the version for MT5:  https://www.mql5.com/en/market/product/44408 From the very beginning of the publication of Multi-Currency_BRAIN, starting from December 20, 2019, a rea

Correlation table

This indicator is fully user-adjustable, calculates corellation between all symbols, which you want. Indicator is real-time updated and fully automated.  You can adjust a lot of parameters. Calculation Parameters calculated symbols: write all symbol, which you want to calculate, just separate them by comma calculated bars: amount of bars from which will be calculated calculated symbol period: time period of calculation, e.g.: 0 (ACTUAL), 1 (M1), 5 (M5), 15 (M15) etc. used price: used pr

Density Scalper

Before you buy a night scalper please be aware of the risks involved: 1) Past performance is no guarantee of future profitability (the EA could also make losses).  2) The backtests shown (e.g. in screenshots) are highly optimized to find the best parameters but therefore results cannot be transferred to live trading. 3) Any mean reversion can get caught on the wrong side of a fast movements due to unexpected news or flash crashes. This strategy will always use a stop l

Clipper EA

Clipper EA is an automated expert advisor based on Relative Strength Index Indicator. This robot works on EURUSD, USDJPY, GBPUSD, USDCHF, and USDCAD respectively. It is working by detecting trend flow on multiple time frames with RSI then awaiting reversal moment to open trades. It is also using grid and averaging to speed up recovery, but can be turned off by placing fixed stoploss or turning off averaging option. Setting Parameters: Expert N

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Growth
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Subscribers
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Weeks
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Trades
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Win
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Profit Factor
5.41
Max DD
5%
Growth
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Subscribers
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Weeks
46
Trades
1033
Win
90%
Profit Factor
2.44
Max DD
56%
Growth
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Subscribers
4
Weeks
54
Trades
798
Win
80%
Profit Factor
1.74
Max DD
19%
Growth
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Subscribers
5
Weeks
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Trades
373
Win
95%
Profit Factor
4.98
Max DD
50%
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Subscribers
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Trades
376
Win
90%
Profit Factor
3.02
Max DD
5%
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Subscribers
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Weeks
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Trades
560
Win
73%
Profit Factor
4.11
Max DD
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Trades
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Win
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Profit Factor
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Max DD
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Win
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Profit Factor
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Max DD
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Trades
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Win
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Profit Factor
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Max DD
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Trades
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Win
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Profit Factor
2.83
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