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Changing chart view / price view to "fixed steps"

on metatrader, the distance of the "price display" changes nonstop to all kind of ugly numbers, how can i fix it like on the other pic so it always shows distances like 1.13200, 1.13400, 1.13600 etc?

Still Waiting to have seller confirmation

Hello, I am still waiting to have my profile confirmation as a seller in order to work as a freelancer. Support asked me an additional picture to complete my profile which I sent. However I am still waiting.   I tried to contact the Service Desk but for this kind of case. When I try to send a...

Bit mask for Pattern Usage

In the ExpertSignal Class of the Standard Library we can use the method PatternUsage (sets m_patterns_usage) if we want to use specific market models from the signal modules. The method has one parameter which is a bit mask. I don't know how to set up the bit mask correctly. I found this thread...

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..

Metatrader trademarks/copyright infringement

Hi, I'm not sure if this is the right place to get an official response from metatrader, but here goes. I was recently informed by a third party site that I was violating mt4's trademark by editing an EA I wrote from scratch myself. This doesn't make sense to me. Is this really a thing? Apparently...

Looking for a BROKER!

Deare friends, I'm Looking a BROKER who can provide me an index: Netherland 25, DAD, CAC including dirivatives special a TURBOS, to trade. Thank you , Regards Nader

How to protect my EA with multiple account number

int liveAccountNumber = 535621;int liveAccountNumber2 = 737213;if(( AccountNumber() liveAccountNumber) && ( AccountNumber() liveAccountNumber2)) Hello, I am trying to do in this way but it is not working for the second or multiple account number. I want to get a code that will allow my EA only for...

"Hedging" in Forex trading -Why do it?

if I may offer my opinion..... Hedging is a method to limit risk. Consider this scenario..... You may consider an investment in ABC Oil to be a good as you feel that it will outperform the market. However you know that the whole oil sector can be volatile, so if the sector falls, ABC Oil will fall...

Window update, activations lost

My window has been updated recently, I lost all my activation of purchased utilities and EA. Can I restore it? In addition, is there anyway to avoid the lost of activation after window updates, it is so annoying.

EA closing trades wrong on live account but not in backtest and on other broker

Hi On one of my live account All my open trades are closing 00:00:00 on Fridays I can't find the reason why they are closing because they are not closing on backtest and on other livebrokers i have. The thing that are the difference between the brokes is that: -The one that are closing the orders...

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Implementing indicator calculations into an Expert Advisor code

The reasons for moving an indicator code to an Expert Advisor may vary. How to assess the pros and cons of this approach? The article describes implementing an indicator code into an EA. Several experiments are conducted to assess the speed of the EA's operation.

Comparative analysis of 10 flat trading strategies

The article explores the advantages and disadvantages of trading in flat periods. The ten strategies created and tested within this article are based on the tracking of price movements inside a channel. Each strategy is provided with a filtering mechanism, which is aimed at avoiding false market entry signals.

Applying the Monte Carlo method for optimizing trading strategies

Before launching a robot on a trading account, we usually test and optimize it on quotes history. However, a reasonable question arises: how can past results help us in the future? The article describes applying the Monte Carlo method to construct custom criteria for trading strategy optimization. In addition, the EA stability criteria are considered.

Deep Neural Networks (Part VI). Ensemble of neural network classifiers: bagging

The article discusses the methods for building and training ensembles of neural networks with bagging structure. It also determines the peculiarities of hyperparameter optimization for individual neural network classifiers that make up the ensemble. The quality of the optimized neural network obtained in the previous article of the series is compared with the quality of the created ensemble of neural networks. Possibilities of further improving the quality of the ensemble's classification are considered.

Expert Advisor featuring GUI: Creating the panel (part I)

Despite the fact that many traders still prefer manual trading, it is hardly possible to completely avoid the automation of routine operations. The article shows an example of developing a multi-symbol signal Expert Advisor for manual trading.

How to analyze the trades of the Signal selected in the chart

The trade Signals service develops in leaps and bounds. Trusting our funds to a signal provider, we would like to minimize the risk of losing our deposit. So how to puzzle out in this forest of trade signals? How to find the one that would produce profits? This paper proposes to create a tool for visually analyzing the history of trades on trade signals in a symbol chart.

Improving Panels: Adding transparency, changing background color and inheriting from CAppDialog/CWndClient

In this article, we continue studying the use of CAppDialog. Now we will learn how to set color for the background, borders and header of the dialog box. Also, this article provides a step-by-step description of how to add transparency for an application window when dragging it within the chart. We will consider how to create child classes of CAppDialog or CWndClient and analyze new specifics of working with controls. Finally, we will review new Projects from a new perspective.

Social Trading. Can a profitable signal be made even better?

Most subscribers choose a trade signal by the beauty of the balance curve and by the number of subscribers. This is why many today's providers care of beautiful statistics rather than of real signal quality, often playing with lot sizes and artificially reducing the balance curve to an ideal appearance. This paper deals with the reliability criteria and the methods a provider may use to enhance its signal quality. An exemplary analysis of a specific signal history is presented, as well as methods that would help a provider to make it more profitable and less risky.

Visual strategy builder. Creating trading robots without programming

This article presents a visual strategy builder. It is shown how any user can create trading robots and utilities without programming. Created Expert Advisors are fully functional and can be tested in the strategy tester, optimized in the cloud or executed live on real time charts.

Developing the oscillator-based ZigZag indicator. Example of executing a requirements specification

The article demonstrates the development of the ZigZag indicator in accordance with one of the sample specifications described in the article "How to prepare Requirements Specification when ordering an indicator". The indicator is built by extreme values defined using an oscillator. There is an ability to use one of five oscillators: WPR, CCI, Chaikin, RSI or Stochastic Oscillator.

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Drawing numerous lines, channels, histograms and levels from PIVOT values

Hello,I wish the indicator to draw PIVOT lines (1), channels (2), trend as histograms (3), and price levels (4) according to various pivot formulas. Please have a look at the pdf I prepared in the zip file which is the Requirements Specification. These requirements may be lightened if the task...

Moving Average Strategy Alert (personal use)

Im looking to build a indicator that alerts me via push alerts when moving averages meet this specific criteria, it should be very easy. I have a 50 EMA , 3EMA , 6EMA all set to close. Im looking to get alerted when price touches the 50 ema but the 2 and 3 ema are 2-3 pips away preferably id like...

Update MA EA

EA Summary; My EA opens trades on multiple currencies (Scans market-watch list) based on where the prices of the pairs are in contrast with the MA. It uses multi-time frame for trade entries and has several close functions mostly closes based again Moving average values.I'd like to make the...

Create Renko EA

Hello, I want to create a very simple Renko EA, if you have experience with Renko please apply to this job, I need a very professional developer that do very good jobs and good comunication. I need someone that understand Renko charts very well too, so please this requeriment is important. Thanks.

MT5 Copy Trade Ea ( Mt5 to Mt5 )

Hello developer I need Copy Trade Ea for Mt5 can wor only on Hedge mode account Type.   The following are the parameters found in EA :   EA CONFIGURATIONS Stop EA: If true, EA will stop copy any trade. MagicNumber: Magic number for EA...

Turtle Strategy From Tradingview Strategy to MQL4 EA

I have a tradingview strategy that does not repaint and is functional from my current understanding. I have updated the following script to version 3 and made modifications to the variables. Script backtests well, and I have done test trades. Unfortunately, tradingview alerts are not reliable, and...

2 min chart Trading Robot

It’s a very basic MOMENTUM STRATEGY, which runs on a 2 min chart, with small risk of 15-20’pips.2 min Chart50 EMA indicator 20 pip trailing stop The reason for entry, is when the 50 EMA crosses the next PRICE LINE ( based on 5 pip increments).In the photo example attached, the 50 EMA is...

News Filter For EA

Hello, I have an already existing EA (for MT4). I would like to add a news filter that has the following features: EA can automatically detect upcoming news eventsInput option to automatically disable trading X minutes before the news releaseInput option to automatically enable trading again after...

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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.

Depth of Market

This is visualization tool based on the Depth of Market. It works with the symbols that have the Depth of Market available. It's a visual indicator that shows the volume of each Bid/Ask price and ratio of total volume of Bids/Asks. Note: check if your broker supports DOM before purchasing.

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

Bober Real MT5

Bober Real MT5 is a fully automatic Forex trading Expert Advisor. The robot can run on any instrument, but the results are better with EURGBP, GBPUSD, on the M5 timeframe. The system can run with the brokers providing floating spread. Expert Advisor Advantages The EA does not use such systems as Martin, hedging, etc. Always uses SL and TP. No need to close the robot during news releases. The results obtained in the strategy tester match the results of real trading. High testing sp

Fast Copy MT5

The program allows to copy trades between different MetaTrader 5 (netting)(hedge) and MetaTrader 4 accounts in any direction and amount quickly and easily (without loading the system). Any type of copying is available MT4 → MT5 MT4 → MT4 MT5 → MT5 MT5 → MT4 * For the MetaTrader 4 terminal — Fast Copy MT4 * For the MetaTrader 5 terminal — Fast Copy MT5 ** Before the purchase, you can test the program by downloading the free demo versions — Fast Copy MT4 demo / Fast Copy MT5 dem

Shape indicator trader

The Shape indicator trader uses the Shape indicator. The Shape indicator is a proprietary indicator derived from other indicators and popular candle chart and bar patterns. The Shape indicator has the following elements: Entry point Entry time Exit point Exit timeThe entry point is the middle line which is derived from a number of indicators. The entry time is marked by the color of the Shape indicator. Red means buy, Blue means sell and White means wait, or no trade. The exit poin

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

R747 BreakOut EA

R747 BreakOut EA is a fully automated Expert Advisor that analyzes the market trend and moves orders to breakeven. It contains a smart algorithm to determine the support and resistance levels based on the latest market trend and breakouts of these levels. This trend is calculated for a period that can be easily modified by user. This EA is fully customizable by user. For safer trading, it includes slippage protection as well as protection during high spreads on the market. It does not use mart

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

AI Generate Trading System

AI Generate Trading System is an Expert Adviser generated by AI application. For the last three years, I had been struggling with finding a good EA, which is able to generate consistent profit, robust, and able to survive the back-testing of 10 year period. Since I could not find one, I developed the system myself. As of now, AI Generate Trading System consists of eight strategies, and the number is adding up as the EA is continuously maintained and developed. It will be updated every three mon

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