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Experts: MARTINGALE VI HYBRID

MARTINGALE VI HYBRID: This EA enters trades according to the conditions of two "Moving Averages". If the trade goes in the opposite direction after a predetermined number of pips, then it opens another trade in the same direction of the first trade. The process repeats itself until profit is...

MT5 on Android has an inverted order book on the offer side...seriously.

On my MT5 app for Android, the order inverts the offers...not the bids, just the offers.  Meaning, it shows the worst offer displayed by the broker/datafeed rather than the best offer, and then as you go up the list the offer gets lower.  The bid is not inverted, only the offer side of the order...

Forecast and levels for S&P 500

S&P 500 January-March 2017 Forecast: long-term bullish ranging within the narrow s/r levels for direction W1 price is located far above Ichimoku cloud in the bullish area of the chart. The price is on ranging within the following narrow support/resistance levels for the bullish trend to be resumed...

Need a little help on making my EA take only 1 trade then stop

Hey guys so last year I developed an EA to automatically take trades for me. My strategy works very well as long as you know how to read price trends. Anyways as you can tell my code is quite basic and I only knew enough to code this EA since my strategy is real easy to understand. So now I would...

How to create a loop for an MT4 indicator

Hi guys, I have an indicator that exports historical price data to csv files. I'm not much of a coder and am having trouble with this. What I'd really, really appreciate it would be if someone would be able to help where and how to put a loop in the indicator, details are as follows: 1. The...

Discussion of article "Visualizing trading strategy optimization in MetaTrader 5"

New article Visualizing trading strategy optimization in MetaTrader 5 has been published: The article implements an MQL application with a graphical interface for extended visualization of the optimization process. The graphical interface applies the last version of EasyAndFast library. Many users...

06/2018 Meta Trader has stopped working with Linux

I use Linux OpenSuse For some time now it is no longer possible to install MetaTrader 5 To solve the problem I have done an installation on an old machine (32 bits) and then I copy the folders to the new machine This worked until yesterday, but today it does not work anymore and I can not even...

Why Does This Code Work?

'New_Experts' obtains its value from 'Quantity', which obtains its value from 'Experts'... So how can 'New_Experts' and 'Experts' ever have a different value, therefore allowing the condition 'if (Experts!=New_Experts)' to return true?...

MT5 - Is there a way to find the number of sub_windows on a chart?

I want to close all sub_windows on a chart. Thus, I want to know the count of the number of sub_windows. I found a work-around that works. I can loop from 10 (arbitrary number) to 1, then see if there are any indicators in these sub_windows. (see code below) But this is rather brute force and...

EA that calculates EMA incorrect at the 5th decimal, any ideas?

Hello! I need a quick help with EMA calculation. I seem to be very close, however its incorrect around the 5th decimal place in EURUSD 1M. Any ideas? What's with this? Looks like something with the normalizing? Heres the EA that calculates the EA attached. Can you provide the correct way to have it...

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ZUP - Universal ZigZag with Pesavento patterns. Search for patterns

The ZUP indicator platform allows searching for multiple known patterns, parameters for which have already been set. These parameters can be edited to suit your requirements. You can also create new patterns using the ZUP graphical interfaces and save their parameters to a file. After that you can quickly check, whether these new patterns can be found on charts.

Synchronizing several same-symbol charts on different timeframes

When making trading decisions, we often have to analyze charts on several timeframes. At the same time, these charts often contain graphical objects. Applying the same objects to all charts is inconvenient. In this article, I propose to automate cloning of objects to be displayed on charts.

Multi-symbol balance graph in MetaTrader 5

The article provides an example of an MQL application with its graphical interface featuring multi-symbol balance and deposit drawdown graphs based on the last test results.

Deep Neural Networks (Part V). Bayesian optimization of DNN hyperparameters

The article considers the possibility to apply Bayesian optimization to hyperparameters of deep neural networks, obtained by various training variants. The classification quality of a DNN with the optimal hyperparameters in different training variants is compared. Depth of effectiveness of the DNN optimal hyperparameters has been checked in forward tests. The possible directions for improving the classification quality have been determined.

Comparing speeds of self-caching indicators

The article compares the classic MQL5 access to indicators with alternative MQL4-style methods. Several varieties of MQL4-style access to indicators are considered: with and without the indicator handles caching. Considering the indicator handles inside the MQL5 core is analyzed as well.

How to create a graphical panel of any complexity level

The article features a detailed explanation of how to create a panel on the basis of the CAppDialog class and how to add controls to the panel. It provides the description of the panel structure and a scheme, which shows the inheritance of objects. From this article, you will also learn how events are handled and how they are delivered to dependent controls. Additional examples show how to edit panel parameters, such as the size and the background color.

Visualizing trading strategy optimization in MetaTrader 5

The article implements an MQL application with a graphical interface for extended visualization of the optimization process. The graphical interface applies the last version of EasyAndFast library. Many users may ask why they need graphical interfaces in MQL applications. This article demonstrates one of multiple cases where they can be useful for traders.

How to create Requirements Specification for ordering an indicator

Most often the first step in the development of a trading system is the creation of a technical indicator, which can identify favorable market behavior patterns. A professionally developed indicator can be ordered from the Freelance service. From this article you will learn how to create a proper Requirements Specification, which will help you to obtain the desired indicator faster.

Money Management by Vince. Implementation as a module for MQL5 Wizard

The article is based on 'The Mathematics of Money Management' by Ralph Vince. It provides the description of empirical and parametric methods used for finding the optimal size of a trading lot. Also the article features implementation of trading modules for the MQL5 Wizard based on these methods.

LifeHack for traders: Blending ForEach with defines (#define)

The article is an intermediate step for those who still writes in MQL4 and has no desire to switch to MQL5. We continue to search for opportunities to write code in MQL4 style. This time, we will look into the macro substitution of the #define preprocessor.

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Convert current MT4 indicator to MultiPair MT5 indicator

Convert MT4 indicator to existing MT5 multipair dashboard indicator. mqh and mt5 files are available, also current mt4 indicator. Only experienced coders who want to show their work before paperwork is done are preferred.

Need to make RestApi calls.

Hi, I need to make RestApi calls from mt4. Both request data and to execute trades on another platform is the intention. I am looking for someone who has experience with this and is able to create a couple of successful sample calls for me. I can take the project from there.

I need to convert my mql4 indicator to trading station (LUA langudge)

Hello fellow developers, I have an MT4 indicator that i need to convert to trading station that run LUA language. Please apply ONLY if you have done work on LUA beofre. ( proof of previous projects on lua will be required) .  Thank you

Backtest/forward tester need for EA to find optimal settings for EUR/USD market

I need to add entry/exit points on a 2 EA news trader and 1 indicator.  The news traders should only trade high volatility news The indicator should entry and stop and reverse as build in signals show.  thanks,

Finding optimal parameters for an EA from the MQL4 market

The task is to find optimal parameters (lowest DD, best profit) for an EA available on the MQL4 market. In particular, I am interested in the following pairs: EURUSD EURJPY EURGBP USDCAD AUDUSD

Coneccion a mt2iq

Necesito conectar un EA basico a mt2iq. Actualmente el error que me da es "not enough money" yo tengo el EA ya desarrollado, pero este paso me está dando problemas, asi que lo que necesito es un EA que conecte correctamente a mt2iq para poder integrarlo a mi propio EA

I´m looking creating an Expert Advisor

I´m looking creating of Expert Advisor that is based on the indicator Stochastic. Below is basic describe of the EA, more information will be provided on chat. I have all types of Takeprofit and Stoploss in my EA, except of two TP. This functions is possible to copy to the EA. Condition: If line...

Experienced Coder to Modify Existing EA

I’m requiring an experienced coder that can meet deadlines to make significant modifications to an existing EA. More details will be provided in private but in general the requirements will include: -  Ability for trader to create pending entry order tickets and enter them into GUI so...

Site to EA convert

hi look at  the attached image of investing.com i want someone convert this into EA  this is so simple , so i can maximum afford 30 $ budget  no more bids entry rule , trend confirmation  rule/false , SL , TP , BE , equity close , lot size ,  all details shoud be sent...

I need an EA that will close buy/sell open orders base on Pipfinite Trenpro Indicator

Hello i would like an EA that will be able to close Open Order that i will open manually but i use Pipfinite TrendPro indicator. And base on that singal indicator i want to close the order and if you can code that please send me a message to see how much you charge me

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Synchronized Charts

The Synchronized Charts script allows comparing bars of different symbols or different periods of the same symbol. Attach the script to a chart and move bars or change the scale, all opened chart will move synchronously with the current one. The bars on different charts aligned to the border according to their open time.

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

Profile Map MT5

Market Profile helps the trader to identify the behavior if major market players and define zones of their interest. The key feature is the clear graphical display of the range of price action, in which 70% of the trades were performed. Understanding of the location of volume accumulation areas can help traders increase the probability of success. The tool can be used as an independent system as well as in combination with other indicators and trading systems. this indicator is designed to suit

HedgeTerminalApi

Trade in the opposite directions with HedgeTerminalApi library! HedgeTerminalApi is a program interface allowing you to use HedgeTerminal virtualization technologies in your robots and scripts. With HedgeTerminalApi, you are able to trade in the opposite directions when two or more trading algorithms occupy opposite positions on a single symbol. The library allows robots to track their positions even if these positions overlap entirely or partially. Moreover, with this library, you are able to

MarketStateIndicator

MarketStateIndicator analyzes the depth of market and uses the obtained data to define the current market state. As practice shows, the price moves in the direction where money can be found! In Offer state, the price usually goes up. In Demand state, it usually falls. In Balance state, the price's behavior is unclear.Note. Since MarketStateIndicator analyzes the depth of market, it can be used only on an exchange market. It has been developed and tested on FORTS. SizeOffer - Offer size |

Grid Hero

Grid Hero is a fully automated EA that uses a revolutionary Grid algorithm (P.A.M.A.) together with a signature synergy of Price Action trading and an Artificial Instinct Self-Adaptive Processing Unit. Grid Hero was strictly developed, tested and optimized using the "Reversed Sampling" development methodology based on "In-Sample" phase (2012 to 2017) and "Out-Of-Sample" phase (2004 to 2011). It has passed 13 years back test of real tick data and real variable spread (with commission) from 2004

PipFinite Trend PRO

Breakthrough Solution For Trend Trading And Filtering With All Important Features Built Inside One Tool! Trend Pro's smart algorithm detects the trend, filters out market noise and gives entry signals with exit levels. The new features with enhanced rules for statistical calculation improved the overall performance of this indicator. Important Information Revealed Maximize the potential of Trend Pro, please visit www.mql5.com/en/blogs/post/713938 Test the demo version and explore its featu

Wolfgrid EA

Wolf Grid EA is an expert advisor using customized indicators to identify trend reversals. The entries are usually accurate and in case if the trend reverse with a delay the positions will be managed by a smart grid system. This system uses a grid of orders which increases lot size after the stop loss is reached. The grid size is limited for more safety. It includes a security filter which prevent the possibility of getting into an unexpected trend without rollback caused by a new release. Si

Hamster Scalping

Hamster Scalping is a fully automated Expert Advisor with no use of martingale. Night scalping strategy. The RSI indicator and an ATR-based filter are used for entries. Real operation monitoring as well as my other products can be found here: https://www.mql5.com/en/users/mechanic/seller General Recommendations The minimum deposit is 100 USD, the recommended timeframe is M1. Use a broker with good execution and with a spread of 2-5 points. A very fast VPS is required, preferably with a latenc

Genetic Trend Full Option

Imagine never having to worry about what the market is doing. Well you do not have to imagine. Only thing that will work is if you have a way of determining the true trend. That’s where the Trend Genetic Full Option comes in. With this indicator in hand, you have the power to plan your moves in advance. Our goal is to enjoy the ride up and or down until the signal changes and that is it. Genetic Trend Full Option is an expensive version of the indicator. It is equipped with preview, signal and i

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