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2010.08.11 10:14

TicksFile - expert for MetaTrader 5

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This Expert Advisor allows you to save infomation about the ticks, actual or simulated in Strategy Tester.

The filename has the following form: T_SYMBOL_DD_MM_YY_HHxMM.csv, where

  • SYMBOL - symbol;
  • DD - day;
  • MM - month;
  • YY - year;
  • НН - hour;
  • ММ - start minute.

It sets the starting period when applied in the Strategy Tester.


When it used in Tester, it creates a file in the Strategy Tester log directory.

For example, if we have the log like this one -

2010.08.11 00:17:51 Core 1 log file "E:\Program Files\MetaTrader 5\Tester\Agent-\logs\20100811.log" written

it means that file is located in the "E:\Program Files\MetaTrader 5\Tester\Agent-\files" folder

Translated from Russian by MetaQuotes Software Corp.
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