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Can magic numbers be used for more than one order?

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1mathboy1
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1mathboy1  
If I have an EA that enters trades on a specific magic number, say 1000, then can I have multiple orders with the same magic number? Even if they are different order types? (buy limit, sell stop, etc) and even if its different symbols?
SYED NAUFAL GADDAFI
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SYED NAUFAL GADDAFI  
Yes. Next time, don't ask. Try first. Most of us here just trials and errors.
whroeder1
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whroeder1  
1mathboy1:  can I have multiple orders with the same magic number? Even if they are different order types? (buy limit, sell stop, etc) and even if its different symbols?
Of course. MN is just used so the EA can identify it's orders from other EAs and manual trading. See Symbol Doesn't equal Ordersymbol when another currency is added to another seperate chart . - MQL4 forum
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