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Hey all i have been trying to find a trailing stop ea for mt5 that moves my stop instantly say i have 20 pip stop 20 pip target when i move up 1 pip in profit my stop moves up 1 pip so my stop is always 20 pips away from the current price. i have the correct ea for mt4 i have tried to convert...
There is something very important to remember when trading using signals. For those not familiar with how this works, you "subscribe" to follow someone else's trades, sometimes there is a fee for this, sometimes not. Anyway, back to the purpose for this thread. Despite what people may think,...
I keep getting the below errors during execution of my EA code. Been digging around but can't seem to find figure this one out. Thoughts? 2015.07.06 11:28:41.941 2015.03.27 22:14:59 SellPositionOpen(): OrderCheck(): Invalid request stops 2015.07.06 11:28:41.941 2015.03.27 22:14:59...
i need to read values in a open excel worksheet... can you help me? thanks
How to improve the test speed in mt4?
Hi, I could use some advice: When using an EA trading panel on chart (I tried 3) I'm not able to click any buttons on that panel. All I get is the sideway-arrow from MT4 (<->), so it looks like it is "clicking-through" and MT4 doesnt recognise the panel. This only goes for the buttons on that...
Dear All, MQL4 has function to check MT4 account number with this command int AccountNumber(); it will return MT4 account number Sometimes specified MT4 account number was registered under specified Introducer Broker (IB) Code My question: Is there any function for checking the Introducer...
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can any one please convert to EA it is very helpful to earn good profit &nbsp;
Dear fellow traders, Two questions about what soft/hardware you are using for back/forward-testing.  1) In the process of purchasing a new computer but not sure just what I should look for in terms of CPU,RAM and diskspace etc? I plan to use the computer for backtesting and also be testing...
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hello can any one please add reverse trade option in the inputs //+------------------------------------------------------------------+//| TrueScalperProfitLock.mq4 |//| Copyright © 2005, International Federation of Red Cross. |//|...
Here: http://docs.mql4.com/files/fileisexist There are the instruction to handle files (down/up, read-writhe ...) I'm trying to code this to check if a file exists in web folder... Any idea how to do that? Regards,
Bom dia! Uso o MT5. Quando estou usando o "Strategy Tester" para algumas datas e/ou ativos que coloco, após clicar no "Start" , recebo no "Message" a seguinte mensagem: "erro ao copiar o time da barra: 4301". Ela ocorre sempre que o meu EA tenta ler as novas barras do ativo. Alguém sabe o motivo...
Is there anyone using Mt4 VPS service at the moment?  How's the service ? Is it good for hosting on mt4 VPS? *Seek for advice. :D 
I'm looking for some EA developers I can hire from time to time when I need some work done. If your English is good and you have good feedback on here please add me on Skype Dave9021021
On two separate accounts when using a specific EA I purchased my charts will update themselves after I enter a trade. The chart will go black and it will say Chart Updating. This process only last 1-2 seconds and the chart goes back to normal. Since I'm in a trade when this happens will the EA not...
Hi, Yet trying to ease the optimization process of an EA, I'm wondering how to exclude sub-param if the main param is turned to on - in a way to win time. Example : UseMA= falseMAPeriod = 15 &lt;-- don't want the optimizer to try all the period possible if UseMA is turned to false Any help...
I had an error message when compiling this EA: https://www.mql5.com/en/code/12220 the message is: 2015.06.29 23:11:01.614 MQL5 file 'hedgeterminalapi.ex5' not found Also I found this article that is related to hedge panel, but still couldn't find the hedgeterminalapi.ex5. Does anybody know...
Hi, 1.) Is it possible to add a time/date limitation to an EA? For example "available till 2015.07.30" after that date, it will not be able to use. Or something like that. 2.) Is it possible to add an account number limitation to an EA?(or something like that) For example, I'll compile the EA and...
Hello guys, Someone knows a way to authenticate an user access to use an EA through a simple file (TXT or CSV) in a web folder without DLL or mysql?I was using this simple code:extern string name = "August";extern string email = "august@email.com";extern string acc_n = "123456";...int start() { if...
Hello, Could anyone confirm if book events are or are not handled by the OnBookEvent() method when executing EA in the Strategy Tester? My personal experience is that the method is never called in test mode. Thank you, Fábio
Well, I read about 'tester' at this site and forum, but did not find an answer to my question: how can Strategy Tester MT4 present good results, that I don't see back in real trading? I use 'every tick'-mode in tester, but it seems that in real trading it makes less profits and more losses. So what...
i want to use realtime live currency correlation factor &nbsp;indicator and &nbsp;i have one indicator for entering buy/sell based on the realtime live currency correlation factor, anybody can help, kindly provide mail id, thanks in advance
Hello everyone, I want to be a new trader on this platform but first I have to get anwers for every question that bothers me :) The biggest question I want to ask is that when I use one brokers account for copying trades with subscription from this site, can I still use the same account to open...
Dear Experts I need advise on how to attach my EA to a manually opened position. Also if a chart on which an EA is attached is delete I lose the EA's tracking in the chart. Can this be reinstated? Any suggestions would be most appreciated.
also, can i iterate through objects on chart using&nbsp;CObject Prev and Next methods?
I have almost finished coding my first EA and exited about doing a proper backtesting soon. At first I thought I would use the data available in history center, but then this thread (link below) suggested to download data from dukascopy instead? What are you guys' opinion on this? Is the data in...
hi... I'm not a trader: I'm a programmer and, starting from there, I created a nice little neural EA, tested it, and it work great! My problem is in the lot size: the original example program use the minimum size, like this lot_size=SymbolInfoDouble(my_symbol,SYMBOL_VOLUME_MIN); that was good...
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last hour doing backtest on mt5 , tester graph showed good performance but now like this... can anyone tell me why ?
Dear fellow traders, I am going to ask you most probably a very stupid question and most probably this question was asked many times before but I am willing to take a risk here. Do Expert Advisors really work in the long term? Do they work at all? I have used them in the past just to see my...
Hi, I'd like to know when a deal is closed by hitting a SL how to detect it ? By browsing the history I can know if the deal has been closed or not, but how to read the way the deal is closed (sl hit) ?