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Simha90
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Simha90 2015.01.27 22:02 

Hi I'm using metatrader 5 from Alpari, and I have next issue: When I'm trying to get volume it always returning strange values. I'm doing it like:

long v[]; ArrayResize(v, 1000); ArraySetAsSeries(v, true);
CopyRealVolume("EURUSD", PERIOD_M1, 1, 1000, v);
Print(v[0]+"--"+v[300]+"--"+v[500]+"--"+v[700]+"--"+v[999]);
And in the and I'm getting next output:
2015.01.27 23:00:59.343	MyAdvisor (EURUSD,M1)	0--0--0--2326685000--0
What I'm doing wrong? Thanks.
Stuart Browne
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Stuart Browne 2015.01.27 23:18  
Simha90:

Hi I'm using metatrader 5 from Alpari, and I have next issue: When I'm trying to get volume it always returning strange values. I'm doing it like:

And in the and I'm getting next output:
What I'm doing wrong? Thanks.
If you're using Alpari UK or Alpari JP, I'm surprised you're getting any return value at all - they have shut down Alpari.
Simha90
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Simha90 2015.01.28 08:45  
Filter:
If you're using Alpari UK or Alpari JP, I'm surprised you're getting any return value at all - they have shut down Alpari.
So what I need to do? Currently now I'm locating in Israel, how to fix it?
Stuart Browne
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Stuart Browne 2015.01.28 08:59  
Simha90:
So what I need to do? Currently now I'm locating in Israel, how to fix it?
Unfortunately, you need to find a new broker sorry
Simha90
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Simha90 2015.01.28 09:48  
Thanks
Simha90
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Simha90 2015.01.28 21:17  
Filter:
Unfortunately, you need to find a new broker sorry

Hi I downloaded Metatrader from this site and also trying the same thing and I'm getting also strange values like:

2015.01.28 22:11:08     Core 1  2015.01.26 00:12:30   7500000--500000--66400000--72000000--49000000

 What does these numbers mean?

Alain Verleyen
Moderator
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Alain Verleyen 2015.01.28 21:53  
Simha90:

Hi I downloaded Metatrader from this site and also trying the same thing and I'm getting also strange values like:

 What does these numbers mean?


CopyRealVolume().
Documentation on MQL5: Timeseries and Indicators Access / CopyRealVolume
Documentation on MQL5: Timeseries and Indicators Access / CopyRealVolume
  • www.mql5.com
Timeseries and Indicators Access / CopyRealVolume - Reference on algorithmic/automated trading language for MetaTrader 5
Simha90
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Simha90 2015.01.29 22:01  
angevoyageur:

CopyRealVolume().
Yes, I read it, but these numbers too big for real volumes!!! It can't be...
Alain Verleyen
Moderator
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Alain Verleyen 2015.01.29 23:05  
Simha90:
Yes, I read it, but these numbers too big for real volumes!!! It can't be...
Why not ?
Alain Verleyen
Moderator
31085
Alain Verleyen 2015.01.29 23:13  
Simha90:

Hi I'm using metatrader 5 from Alpari, and I have next issue: When I'm trying to get volume it always returning strange values. I'm doing it like:

And in the and I'm getting next output:
What I'm doing wrong? Thanks.

You have to test the returned value of CopyRealVolume(), to check if if copy was correctly executed.

int copied=CopyRealVolume("EURUSD", PERIOD_M1, 1, 1000, v);

if(copied==-1)
  {
    //--- Error processing
  }
...
Simha90
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Simha90 2015.01.30 10:38  
angevoyageur:

You have to test the returned value of CopyRealVolume(), to check if if copy was correctly executed.

yes, variable copied returning 1000 in this case.
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