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How to count number of opened orders in mql5

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Tonny Obare
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Tonny Obare  

Hi i used to count number of open orders using OrdersTotal but in mql5 the code is not working well. Here is my mql4 code that now doesnt work in mql5


if(OrdersTotal()>0){
  for(int i=1; i<=OrdersTotal(); i++)          // Cycle searching in orders
     {
      if (OrderSelect(i-1,SELECT_BY_POS)==true) // If the next is available
        {
          if(OrderMagicNumber()==0001) {int halt1=1;}
          if(OrderMagicNumber()==0002) {int halt2=1;}
          if(OrderMagicNumber()==0003) {int halt3=1;}
          if(OrderMagicNumber()==0004) {int halt4=1;}
          if(OrderMagicNumber()==0005) {int halt5=1;}
        }
     }

}

if(halt1!=1){ //do something }


How can i implement such a script in mql5?

Documentation on MQL5: Trade Functions / OrdersTotal
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Trade Functions / OrdersTotal - Documentation on MQL5
Alexander Piechotta
7053
Alexander Piechotta  
How to use the OrdersTotal() correctly?
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In my demo account, I always get "0" when I use the function to get the total orders of the account.
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