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  Press review  (6982   1 2 3 4 5 ... 698 699)
This link provided to me by RaptorUK, give me the idea that it would be interesting to have a place here on the site to share such links. So I opened a new topic, it will be moderated to follow the rules as usual, but also about the content. Everyone can post but have to provide a quote and the...
Unfortunately i received email , contain disable Iranian account by sanction reason. It will be very hard day for who that spend his life between 20 until 30 by mql coding, i did it, right now my main skill is MQL Coding. Let we start discuss on this very dungarees issue
  Trade tab disappeared on MT5  (14   1 2)
After the platform seemed to be frozen, I deleted the app and reinstalled it. When it came back on , I no longer had the trade tab . I have positions opened that I cannot access , can’t close it. If I press on the positions, nothing either. I don’t know what the problem is. Please help. Laurent. 561
  Sellers and the support  (16   1 2)
Comments that do not relate to the " Updates in Rules to improve Market products ", have been moved into this topic
Hello, I have a question about 10 apply per day limit when applying for a project in freelancer. Is the limit will be reset to zero at a specific time in a day or it counts number of projects in last 24 hours
Im trying out an indicator which is only available in mt4, and im trying to use the data feed from a mt5 symbol its the synthetic indexes from Deriv server, so they dont have historical data to download form anywhere else like a common instrument, so is there a way that i can import the data from
  Tick Volume  (1)
for what period is the Tick volume data available in history in MT5 using iVolume()? Someone said to me that it is only 4 days. Is this true
What is the difference between iVOlume() and iTickVolumne()
Hi guys, Im new in Forex Trading and MT4, recently I have subscribed a Signal provider channel and also MT5 VPS service. Just a few questions keeps bothering me after that, so would like to ask for ur helps, Thanks in advance!! Question 1: How do I know whether my MT4 is copying signals from the
Introduction I am a programmer, I was introduced to forex market by a client in 2015. After studying the markets I then published an EA on the market August 2016, sold just 5 copies and rented 10 copies for one month only, because I believed then that too many users will affect EAs performance so I
This is strange, I have withdraw my freelance payment several time with webmoney until today. I have contacted webmoney and I was told that my account is fine and that I need to contact mql5. mql5 support is run by a bot. Please I need a support from a real human. I have attached screenshots
Good afternoon. Please tell me is subscribed to signals. Why does the person I subscribe to open 0.03 and 0.01 for me? How to set up the volumes were the same. Yes, we have a different deposit, but I don’t care
Good day. Can someone please corroborate my story. I've been testing different EAs on both Boom and Crash and I have found out that most of them (EAs) make a huge profit on the strategy tester but fail to do the same on the live demo/real account. I then decided to run the EA on the tester but this
I ran a short optimization to be sure Cloud is not working correctly. Using slow optimization Every tick based on real ticks Only 8 passes I got this results: The last Step was Step number 4. Result is inconsistent with everything else, so I ran a Backtest by double clicking it, meaning same
Over the course of 12 years, has turned into a powerful community, bringing together hundreds of thousands of people. Its members want to know more about trading, MQL4/5 programming, automated trading systems, strategy testing and technical indicators. The full language description
What is the most structured way to search effectively for EAs on I am looking for: 1) those that trade profitable. Does not need to be high, but steady. 2) low drawdown 3) during major sessions, not night sessions when non-liquid, high spread/slippage. 4) definitely no crazy dangerous
I have a couple strategies I am testing on demo, mostly ICT, I am curoius if there are other strats being used by others on the forum that are showing nice profits and consistency
Discover in 15 Minutes: Watch the Video about Trading Signals in MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 The most frequently asked questions related to the Signals service will be collected and processed in this topic. The list of questions will be updated from time to time. Soon we will try to give answers...
Fractal Wave is by far the most conformative and practical theory in the technical analysis. However, it is also most underestimated theory too. In my opinion, ironically, this important theory is less popular. Hence, I decided to bring some educational materials here in the direction of making the
Tested on nasdaq from 12th oct to 5th nov using real tick data from my own broker and low risk trades 0.5% per position profit factor and win rate lol
  Channel trading system  (322   1 2 3 4 5 ... 32 33)
It is simple trading strategies. m217irr mentioned about it here but I did not understand it in that time. This strategy is very good for the beginners and I started my forex with this strategy some years ago. And not me only. I know that Tartan started with this strategy as well and finally we have...
I just started this thread as a continuation of the talking made on this topic (we can read it). Or make it shorter: it was some discussion about forecasting/predicting of the next candle or direction of the movement or market condition evaluation. And it was around standard indiocators in...
  Simple Ichimoku System  (157   1 2 3 4 5 ... 15 16)
Simple Ichimoku System. Some members remember Ichimoku informational template for Asctrend M5 elite section system thread: and new set of this system from this post. It is so called Ichimoku informational template to check market condition on H4/D1 timeframe...
Hi to all, I have been reading about emotional trading and why it is so nasty, but I am not clear what the symptoms of it are. So what are the feelings you have when you’re under emotional trading?
  MONEY MAKING manual trading system  (538   1 2 3 4 5 ... 53 54)
Dear All, As this is my first post on this forum you may think that i am a newbie which i am for sure in comparing with some forex gurus like Igorad, but after spending couple of years in losing money, researching, losing money, researching and finally earning money i don't feel like one . I...
  Forex Strategy  (15   1 2)
hey guys, any strategy that I've backtested so far [with EA] hadn't win rate more than 25% ! is it realistic to have 50% win rate in Forex? If yes, how can I achieve it. Thanks
  PriceChannel Parabolic system  (299   1 2 3 4 5 ... 29 30)
Some people asked me on the other forums about re-enter. But I am not using any indicator for re-enter. So I decided to create some simple trading system with re-enter based on indicator's arrow on the chart. Let's name it as PriceChannel Parabolic system. M1 timeframe. This is image for EURUSD...
Greetings to all I want your help in this matter Now I'm thinking about buying a system for currency tradingBut I do not know better, I need your experienceAll praise his goods dealer and I am confused now Which defines provider exchange signals show me it All thanks and appreciation to you
Hi all, I've been trading a live account for just about 4 weeks now and managed to tripple my account. I started with a $100 account at FXDD and my account balance is now $312.65 with a Floating P/L of -$48.50. This does not bother me much, because I'm sure the EURUSD will go down on Monday. I'm...
The quote tab, history tab, setting tab , chart tab , all blue , but trade tab is Ted. I have buy and sell positions opened, can’t close them. Please help
AMP Futures has officially announced the launch of the MetaTrader 5 platform for trading futures. AMP Futures is a US regulated Chicago-based Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) providing access to the global electronic futures markets for individual traders, as well as US and foreign Introducing...
Hello guys! I have been observing and analyzing the various currencies, commodities and indices. I feel like the world economy is due for a crash or meltdown. What do you think
Do you know how you can get better trading conditions from a broker if you are a small trader
I was watching a video that shows you can use the DXY with EURUSD for divergence, I was wondering if there is also a market that can be used the same for GBPUSD? Thanks in advance :)
I believe a StopLimit order has 2 components Stop price and Limit price I want to know if the stop price has been reached or not. If it has, what elements of the orders has changed. E.g. Can the StopLimit be modified and how? As this is not a limit order should I update the price? When accessing the
  Crypto Currencies  (12   1 2)
Where can I find the Crypto Currencies like 'Ethereum, Ripple and Bitcoin' ??
as stated here Most markets are open Monday through Friday and closed on Saturday and Sunday in their respective local time zones,[1] although some such as the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange and the Saudi Stock Exchange shift this to be
  We use Bitcoin ;)  (492   1 2 3 4 5 ... 49 50)
Seems we need a Bitcoin thread to discuss about due the growing popularity of this virtual money. Forex-TSD is studying the idea of take Bitcoins as payment method and having our thread to discuss about pros and cons sounds as good approach. You will find more information on the official Bitcoin...
  Trading stocks  (17   1 2)
Hi there, I am new here and i want to trade stocks rather than forex/currency. I have not been able top find out where and how buy/sell platform Anyone please guide me Thanks \ JC
Hi all I'm about as new here as one can be. Both to trading and to this forum and is my first post here. Hoping I can get a answer to a question. Google hasn't been able to help. I want to know how can I calculate my lot size for opening a trade on NAS100. Is there a known formula? For forex pairs
Hello everybody, I want to trade on Binance broker via an Expert Advisor, written in MT5. Unfortunately, the course data for Binance are not available for the MT5. However, Phyton is able to both retrieve the price data from Binance through an API, as well as trading on Binance. Now there are two
Is it possible to get binance futures historical data and live feed on metatrader5 ? if yes, how would I go about doing it
  McDonald's  (15   1 2)
The weekly share price stopped the bearish reversal and it was bounced from 110.32 support level to above to came back to Ichimoku cloud to the ranging market condition. Fow now, the price is on testing 121.85 resistance level to above for the reversal to the trendy primary bullish market condition...
Stock Market A To Z: 26 Names, Themes And Trends To Watch (based on the article) A is for Apple "The stock trailed the broader market in 2016, but there may be tailwinds in 2017. Tax reform may include a provision that incentivizes the company to deploy its billions in foreign cash back to...
struct tradeTable { double entryPrice; }Order[]; int OnInit () { // int i; // Order s_Array[i]; for ( int i = 0 /*Note: Array index is zero-based, 0 is first*/ ; i <= 1000000000 ; i++) { Order[i] = 2 ; //iHigh(NULL, 0, i); // or // Order[i] = 1; //High[i]; } //
Hello guys i have an EA based on RSi how do i make stop opening that many trades when the signals are processed
Hello, I have some problem with code execution in demo account. The problem is that some BUY-STOP orders remain on the terminal as BUY-STOP while they should have become BUY. The price goes up and the terminal still shows an open BUY-STOP order. If you try to close such an order manually, the
I'm getting this error - error fill not supported - when trying to close a position using the mt5 trade.mgh  include file. The ea fails to close the position. I've serched everywhere and cant find a solution. Is there a problem in the mgh file below?? bool CTrade::SetTypeFillingBySymbol(const string...
Hi all the documentation mentions PositionClose() as part of the class CTrade . I am directly manipulating the orders, not using class. How can I close positions? Current code (DOES NOT WORK): ulong ticket; if ( PositionsTotal ()> 0 ) { for (i = 0 ; i < PositionsTotal (); i++) { ticket=
I tried 100x to upload my EA in MQL5 market place. Always bringing a error msg when i do upload. Can someone help me in this one
EUR USD check no trading operation check gold no trade this is driving me crazy Help my please
  Building a EA  (3)
Can anyone help me in coding a EA for meta trader 5 Its simple cross over but i need help in coding ***
Hi, I don't want to place trade. Instead of place trade I need to use Array, put all trades data into Array and if loss/profit trades need to save in array? I can use lot for each trade 0.01 and then check, but I need without make trade because in this case I will lost 0.01. I can make this in demo
I am developing an EA and I have observed the following results: 1. My EA stopped out. 2. My EA is now calculating negative lot size. 3. The balance is now shown in Pips instead of currency (USD) Yesterday it was working fine with a positive gain. Here is a screenshot for observation number 3. What
  StopLevel  (4)
I have been studying the the code for the jolly roger ea and have a few questions....    StopLevel=SymbolInfoInteger(Symbol(),SYMBOL_TRADE_STOPS_LEVEL);//--- set orders   if(PositionsTotal()<1 && OrdersTotal()<1)    ...
Hi everyone. I wonder how in the world the dealer can run the trade using EA. So when I hover to the running trade, It shows tooltips like image attached. Anyone have an explanation
Hello Everyone, I'm trying to store tickdata and not sure what would be the most effective way to store this data. The Tick Data I want to store will be up to 1 minute of data and based on this I would like to do some calculations therefore I will require to access that data at any millisecond time
Hi all. I am migrating my EAs from MT4 to MT5. Yesterday I ran some back testing and worked fine. Today I get this error. and MT5 won't let me run optimizations. Says: - debug version of "Advisors\EA.ex5" detected - optimization cannot be started Thank you in advance for your time
Hi  I am trying to add Up and Down non repainting arrows at the points shown by the red lines in the screenshot above to the FX_Sniper's_Ergodic_CCI_Trigger indicator but I am failing to do this correctly. My efforts at coding only add arrows on the new candle formed. Basically i am trying to add...
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| Test01.mq4 | //| Copyright 2021, MetaQuotes Software Corp. | //| | //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ #property copyright "Copyright 2021, MetaQuotes Software Corp."
Hello, i try to detect a stop execution in my EA. Unfortunately, i get only DEAL_ENTRY_IN provided by MqlTradeTransaction passed to OnTradeTransaction. This seems only to be the case in backtest. Anyone know how to reliable detect a triggered stop in backtest - best along with price and...
Hello, I have had an indicator for many years, I would like to try and understand the logic of how the code is working. I am looking for someone who knows MQL5 that would be willing to go through the parts of the indicator with me to explain the logic. It is a pretty simple indicator using the ADX
  Pivot indicators  (756   1 2 3 4 5 ... 75 76)
Everything about pivot indicators you may find in this thread. Besides there are some usefull links as well: - how to trade with pivot (manuals) is here. - some trading system based on pivot - pivots, camarilla, high/low etc.... is...
I can get and identify current crossover by using 1 and 2 buffer of the two MA indicators. But i want to get the previous crossover and the corresponding X candle. Should i run the crossover check on every newBar and re assign a value on every tick? please pardon my english
I am new to the community and just wanted to say hi! I recently rented several indicators from ***! I am currently going through the manuals to learn the proper way to use them. Hopefully, I am commenting in the correct place. I was instructed to comment in the indicator page of the MQL5 forum to I
Hello I'm trying to use Bollinger bands indicator with data from MA indicator. I read in the documentation that I can use iBands to handle buffer of data from my MA indicator, but the example seems complex o me. can anyone please explain me how to do this? Let's say I used this code to calculate the
Hello every one; I'm rather new to indicator writing and trying to write a cross over indicator to use with ichimoku. It is supposed to shows the condition of Kijunsen and Tenkansen relative to each other if Kijunsen<Tenkan the color will be Red .. if Kijunsen>Tenkan the color will be Blue and if
  ATR Trailing Stop - Help  (95   1 2 3 4 5 ... 9 10)
Hi everyone: I have absolutely no coding experience in mq4 indicators, and am asking for help in creating an indicator. The volatility trailing stop that uses a multiple of ATR has been of great use to me in Metastock when I used to trade equities, and I've been looking for an equivalent in...
  Everything about RSI  (1446   1 2 3 4 5 ... 144 145)
RSI indicator We are continuing discussion about the indicators. We have the following thread: Parabolic SAR indicator Momentum indicator Stochastic Oscillator Divergence Indicator Now we are talking about RSI. "Technical Analysis from A to Z": Overview The Relative Strength Index ("RSI") is a
I heard someone in Vienna made an indicator taking the Stochastic 108 for the SELL signal on and 65 to end the signal. It's quite popular among the journalists despite of the price of 10,000€ for the real indicator. Some Goethe Institute students in Argentine learned the quick way of getting the
  All John Ehlers Indicators...  (955   1 2 3 4 5 ... 95 96)
Hi all... I'm dedicating this thread to all indicators by John Ehler's in the hope that we can get/make as many of them for MT4 as possible. Please post any MT4 John Ehlers indicators that you have here as outlined in his books "Rocket Science for Traders", "Cybernetic Analysis for Stocks and...
  Multi Timeframe Indicators  (12236   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1223 1224)
Hi all, I've been wanting to have the ability to plot indicators from different timeframes on my chart, but MT doesn't have this capability built in. (Does anyone know of any charting programs that do this natively?) As an example, if you're following the IWCR system, it'd be nice to be able to...
  Indicators with alerts/signal  (15896   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1589 1590)
Some indicators with alert/signals with author's comments: - EMA-Crossover_Signal: Enter two Exponential Moving Average periods and it'll tell you when they crossed. - SMA-Crossover_Signal: Enter two Simple Moving Average periods and it'll tell you when they crossed. - SMMA-Crossover_Signal: Enter...
New article Custom Indicators in MQL5 for Newbies is published: Any new subject seems complicated and hard-to-learn for a newbie. Subjects that we know seem very simple and clear to us. But we simply do not remember, that everyone has to study something from scratch, and even our native language....
New article How to Subscribe to Trading Signals is published: "Signals" in MetaTrader 5 trading platform allow traders to connect to any signal issued by providers. Select and subscribe to any trading signals provider to copy all his or her deals on your account. How to become an investor and...
New article Multilayer perceptron and backpropagation algorithm (Part II): Implementation in Python and integration with MQL5 has been published: There is a Python package available for developing integrations with MQL, which enables a plethora of opportunities such as data exploration, creation and
TST: The Expert Advisor does not use any indicators. It only uses the current price and the OHLC of zero bar. Author: Vladimir Karputov
New article The checks a trading robot must pass before publication in the Market has been published: Before any product is published in the Market, it must undergo compulsory preliminary checks in order to ensure a uniform quality standard. This article considers the most frequent errors made by...
  Experts: CCI and Martin  (23   1 2 3)
CCI and Martin: The EA based on iCCI (Commodity Channel Index, CCI) indicator plus managing position volumes using martingale. The EA uses iCCI (Commodity Channel Index, CCI) indicator value on the last four bars and Open/Close prices on the last three bars. A position opening signal is checked if...
RSD_Histogram(Relative Strength Divergence) : Short description. RSD_Histogram uses MACD Formula. but using RSI, 13SMA on RSI, 9 EMA on RSD. it even checks equilibrium in relation to RSD and Histogram and zero line and do alerts of all kinds, next version will include Divergence of Histogram and
New article Integrating MQL-based Expert Advisors and databases (SQL Server, .NET and C#) has been published: The article describes how to add the ability to work with Microsoft SQL Server database server to MQL5-based Expert Advisors. Import of functions from a DLL is used. The DLL is created using...
Binance API Library MT5 : Binance API Library MT5 Author: Denys Babiak
Binance API Library MT4 : Binance API Library MT4 Author: Denys Babiak
Price period SMA : The indicator calculates the average price for the specified period. Author: Lilita Bogachkova
New article Cluster Analysis (Part I): Mastering the Slope of Indicator Lines has been published: Cluster analysis is one of the most important elements of artificial intelligence. In this article I try to apply cluster analysis of the slope of an indicator to get thresholds to determine whether a
New article Payments and payment methods is published: built-in services offer great opportunities both to MQL5 developers and ordinary traders with no programming skills. But all these features can't be implemented without in-house secure payment system, that provides a convenient
So there is this include Math/Alglib/matrix.mqh in which you find the methods for setting the height and width of a matrix, but I can't find where to just place values inside a given place in a matrix or where can I read values from a matrix
Convert iExposure.mq4 From MetaQuotes : iExposure will show the opening of trading positions in tabular form in the sub-window below the main window. This allows the trader to see at a glance the positions in the market including the profit value and the amount of risk for each position. The
Hi, I have an error in an EA that seems no developer is able to solve. It's "Order failed - Invalid SL/TP" error. It happens only in live, not in backtest, and only sometimes, the order it's not opened when it happens. Some said that is because the Stoploss and TakeProfit are too small, but I tried
My trading capabilities are fiables, it says investor mode in the journal. How do I restore my trading capability. Thank you Laurent
How to get all pending orders with prices and volumes in Broker? e.g. XAUUSD buy: 1850: buy volume: 100lots, sell volume: 20lots 1845: buy volume: 500lots, sell volume: 10lots
Hi, What are some of the technics that are being used for drawdown reduction
Greetings! I am new to the community, working in mql4, and wanted to share my coding journey so far. I invite you all to join me towards my goal of creating a profitable EA! I hope to learn from everyone and hopefully contribute as well! Attached are two scripts for creating outer (major trend lines
Always when I re-start MT4 my toolbars have diappareared as well as my terminal. Whatever i try with profiles, it does not help. Anyone knows what I should do? Thanks.
Hi all, Hope you are all well. Can anyone recommend any free addon to MT4 to improve charting i.e. drawing tools etc.? I need to go back to MT4 from trading view. Thanks
The MetaTrader 4 platform update will be released on Thursday, October 14, 2021. This version provides error fixes and platform stability improvements. The update will be available through the Live Update system
Hi all. I've been using static variables but now i have problem for declaring static arrays. I want elements of array not to be change when timeframe changes. static double a[ 3 ]; static double b[]; int OnInit () { ArrayResize (b, 3 ); } int OnCalculate () { Comment (a[0]); Comment (b[0]);
I tryin to easy show/hide indicators on the chart window, better that switch templates, I think. I did the interface and the buttons for each one, this example is with easy moving averages , but I think can be used for Ichimoku, BBands, etc, please check on the screen shot. I have the buttons done
hi there.... Can you change the server, login and password using a script? Is it possible to use a script on it? thanks...
  MT4 trade stopping problem  (17   1 2)
My MT4 and MT5 software on a VPS has been functioning funny since a few days ago. Yesterday, I experienced AUS200 strange screen on my MT5 program. The visual trouble started from yesterday and before was the frequent trouble with the saved user data use of one icon click MT4 and MT5 opening. I
Hi everyone, i want to change the default settings for price alert from sound to notification! When i add new alerts over the chart than the expire date is activated. I want this also off as a default. Thanks@all!
So I have an ea that I can run in any timeframe and it doesnt matter because it gathers data from multi time frames to generate the trades. It works fine when running it live on my mt4 but when i download data and run strategy tester the ea (which shows me the values in the tf’s) doesn’t work with
This was fine before new mt4 builds but is throwing up "cannot convert type string to bool" when I try to compile now, any ideas? if((bool)response.getAttribute("error"))