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how do I set trailing stop losses on MT4?

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Dr Paul Smith
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Dr Paul Smith  
I am using MT4 and I cant see an obvious way of setting stop losses as trailing. Any ideas?
Marco vd Heijden
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Marco vd Heijden  

right click the position.

Fernando Carreiro
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Fernando Carreiro  
Dr Paul Smith: I am using MT4 and I cant see an obvious way of setting stop losses as trailing. Any ideas?

How about reading the official documentation: MetaTrader 4 - Trailing Stop

Trailing Stop - Trading - MetaTrader 4 Help
Trailing Stop - Trading - MetaTrader 4 Help
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Stop Loss is intended for reducing of losses where the symbol price moves in an unprofitable direction. If the position becomes profitable, Stop Loss can be manually shifted to a break-even level. To automate this process, Trailing Stop was created. This tool is especially useful when price changes strongly in the same direction or when it is...
whroeder1
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whroeder1  
  1. Why did you post your MT4 question in the Root / MT5 General section instead of the MQL4 section, (bottom of the Root page?)
              General rules and best pratices of the Forum. - General - MQL5 programming forum
  2. Either you code it in your EA or use the build in one
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