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New MetaTrader 5 Platform Build 2690: MetaEditor improvements
MetaQuotes, 2020.11.11 17:02
The updated version of the MetaTrader 5 platform will be released on Thursday, November 12, 2020. The new version features the following changes:
The update will be available through the Live Update system.
@Lorna Oser Hey,
Welcome to the community of Traders.
Make sure to start and keep learning, it is only the beginning of the journey to become a professional trader.
1. Learn the basics of trading and terminologies.
2. Learn how to build a trading plan.
3. Apply this trading plan to a demo account.
4. Apply this trading plan to a real but small account.
5. Switch to live account.
Let's not forget, that during all the process you will keep learning and learning and learning.
1. The article - MQL5.community - User Memo
3. Where Do I start from?https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/212020
4. MetaTrader 5 Help - Trading Platform — User Manual
5. How to make a search on the forumhttps://www.mql5.com/en/forum/193510
6. My list of brokers: https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/353226/page3
7. Find a Server by the Broker's Name: https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/214820
How to Start with Metatrader 5
Sergey Golubev, 2020.09.01 10:30
Just to remind -
Custom symbols: Practical basics - the article
The MetaTrader 5 features the ability to create custom symbols having their own quotes and ticks. They can be accessed both from the terminal interface and at the program level, via MQL API. Custom symbols are displayed on standard charts, allowing the application of indicators, marking with objects, and even creation of trading strategies based on these symbols.
Custom symbols can use real symbol quotes provided by brokers or external resources as data sources. In this article, we will consider several popular methods for transforming working symbols that provide additional analytical tools for traders:
Additionally, we will develop a mechanism for adapting Expert Advisors to trading a real symbol which is associated with a derivative custom symbol on whose chart the EA is running.
In this article, source (standard) symbol charts use a black background, and custom symbol charts use a white background.
A scientific approach to the development of trading algorithms - the article
... Therefore, let us consider how to adhere to a scientific approach and avoid superstitions during the development of a trading algorithm. We will consider some ideas in this article using a simple trading system as an example.
A new version of the MQL5 debugger is being prepared
Renat Fatkhullin , 2020.12.22 14:23
Here's what's already available in beta 2729:
This is still the initial version, you need to click the mouse to open the attachments.
The variable view window will be automatically supplemented with local variables. Viewing arrays will open in tabular form as a separate window.
But the main thing is that we are rewriting the internal debugger engine, making it faster, more functional and more informative.
New MetaTrader 5 Platform build 2755: Popup Prices window and Debugger improvements
MetaQuotes, 2021.01.13 16:49
The MetaTrader 5 platform update will be released on Friday, January the 15th, 2021. The new version features the following changes:
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Metatrader 4/5 MACOS ????
Rashid Umarov , 2021.01.22 15:17
Added a section about installing MetaTrader on Mac OS to help and articles using the CrossOver installation package.
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