What function does not work in Strategy tester?

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jaffer wilson
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jaffer wilson  
I have seen that Timer functions does not work in the MT5 Strategy Tester. I want to know whether what all function does not work in the MT 5 Strategy Tester.
Fernando Carreiro
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Fernando Carreiro  
jaffer wilson: I have seen that Timer functions does not work in the MT5 Strategy Tester. I want to know whether what all function does not work in the MT 5 Strategy Tester.

Since when does the Timer event not work in the Strategy Tester? That is an incorrect statement, so please read the documentation "The OnTimer() Function in the Strategy Tester ".

As for the limitations of the Testing Environment, it is also in the documentation in the section "Function Limitations in the Strategy Tester".

Better still, read all the sections on the Testing environment so you know what other things to look out for.

Documentation on MQL5: MQL5 programs / Testing Trading Strategies
Documentation on MQL5: MQL5 programs / Testing Trading Strategies
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Stanislav Korotky
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Stanislav Korotky  
Also MarketBook events do not work in the tester.
jaffer wilson
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jaffer wilson  
Fernando Carreiro:

Since when does the Timer event not work in the Strategy Tester? That is an incorrect statement, so please read the documentation "The OnTimer() Function in the Strategy Tester ".

As for the limitations of the Testing Environment, it is also in the documentation in the section "Function Limitations in the Strategy Tester".

Better still, read all the sections on the Testing environment so you know what our things to look out for.

Thank you sir I will read for sure.

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