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Hello, If I am using a signal will the lot size increase automatically as my balance grows? What if the signal provider withdraws his money so he is using smaller lots, will mine adjust to the right percentage of my balance? Thank you
Sometimes I want to close all my orders and turn off my computer (this is just a demo account) but what is the proper way to do that when I am subscribed to a signal? Thank you
Which performance would you consider right for an EA to purchase it? 10% linear growth per month, 20% linear growht per month, etc. From which monthly growth would you start suspecting and thinking that that EA may crash soon? Thank you again!
Hello, I have been looking through signals for about a week and it seems like all of the live ones are using non-us brokers. It looks like any broker I can use as a US resident has high slippage. Is there something I can do to find signals that are on brokers in the USA or with lower slippage...
Hello, I have tried for days to change the styles and colors with the indicator with EA. Unfortunately, I've come to now no solution. Find no solution in the forum. Can someone correct this code? Thanks! // Indicators #include <Indicators\Indicators.mqh> int OnInit() { int EMA_HIGH_20_Handle...
I would like to start testing auto-trading, but I don't know where to start. It would be nice to see some code of one well made "expert" or "indicator" (I don't know which one auto-trades). Is there anything published?
Hi, I'm still using MT4 instead MT5.  I have try many times to perform backtest and optimisation test. Once optimization test have done it will show tick graph and result finding on profit, drawdown, risk and etc. How to use/implement the result into real setting EA? 
Hi,   I have defined different sets in my market watch window (right click and then "Sets"). How can I iterate through these sets (and its elements) in my EA? Is there a function like "get first set", "get successor set of set X" ...?   Thank you.   Best, Chris 
Sorry I am new to this arena. I am developing an EA that will trade of sentiment data. (mining news text for positive and negative words etc) Can you charge monthly for your EA, or is it only a one of charge you can apply? If not can someone suggest the best way of doing this, as the value is not...
some one know a good automated trader that i can use and the paramethers that i have to use for not loose my money i have only a little budget to use
Hi I got a very well running EA on EURUSD with decent profits. But the thing is, as soon as i change to - say - USDJPY, i get a lot of [Invalid Price] errors. Anybody got any idea why it wont work on other currencies, even though i programmed it for all currencies? //--- set orders...
Who can re-code MY MQL4 EA to MQL5 ? (I'll give some gift!) Thkx
Hi All, I'm looking for an easy solution to have all my deal done on an MT5 termnial copied to another MT5 terminal on the same machine. I have seen some solutions on the web but they seem to be MT5 to MT4 and fairly expensive. Thanks for your help, Wip
how to get nonfarm payload data ASAP ? any example code?
Hi,   my EA seems to have a memory leak since after a while it crashes with "out of memory".  How can I figure out which statement in my EA consumes memory and does not release it afterwards?   In my EM I have a function which is frequently invoked and which contains the following code:...
Hello, I have found specific EA's available. I would instead like to specify myself the use of a combination of various existing indicators for an EA with multiple pairs. Is such an general format EA available where I can plug in the already existing indicators so as to come to an EA? That would be...
Hi, I am new to using MQL5 for autotrading and I have had the same issue a couple of times now, I am setting up Demo accounts to copy so can set the leverage and balance to whatever I want. I have tried adjusting the % up and down but every time I get the same error. Is it to do with the...
How come there'll be a slight delay when im receiving copying the signals fro the provider and how can i fix it? :)
I am waiting ATC 2013. When does it register?
1. a user wants to be signal provider, a MQ signal provider with 3 different symbol suffix type in a account, how will it work? 2. a user who have 2 type of symbols suffix, (e.g. EURUSD and EURUSDm) which symbol will be executed?
Hello everyone, I'm new to following signals/metatrader 5 and although i have found answers to most of my questions online I still have a few points that i would like to ask :) My question is this, when i tried to follow a signal provider I got the following message: http://i802.photobucket...
The Strategy Tester sometimes shows significantly different results depending on the account where an EA is executed. Could someone please write down a list of reasons for this phenomenon? Thank you a lot in advance!
I just hired a XXXXX {Mod edit}. I would like to protect my EAs using some type of cryptography for example, I don't exactly know, or something.&nbsp;What do you recommend to protect your EAs on servers that you do not control? Thank you in advance!
Please let me ask some question about signal service here: 1. Lot size of the copy account: is it the same or different from that of the source account ? 2. Slippage 2.00 x 13 . What does "13" mean? 3. The fee is Prepaid or paid at the end of each month ? Do I have to pay even if loss ? Notes...
Does the computer need to be on or the MT4 app open for me to receive the automatic Signals from my provider? Or can I leave it off for days and it will conitnue to buy and sell. Thanks. ps. who is the best sig provider on this website?
Hello there!, Suppose we have a fairly sophisticated EA where you need a special screen (GUI, Graphical User Interface) for the user to input a number of data. What do you recommend to facilitate the user the input of those data? Has MQL5 something to program GUIs? Thank you in advance!
hello I am using a expert in  MetaTrader 4 and I need it to use it in 5. I used a converter here xxxxxx. and it has an error and 2 warnings.   OnDeinit function declared with wrong type or/and parameters 150 6 '}' - not all control paths return a value 144 1 implicit conversion from 'number' to...
I have an EA that passes a SQL command to a Microsoft SQL Server instance to execute a stored procedure.  The stored procedure takes a few seconds to process and then produces a text file.  In a live environment that should not be an issue, but when testing in Strategy Tester it is an...
This is not working Print(" variable is: ",GlobalVariableGet(GlobalVariableName(0))); the output is 2013.07.26 12:00:14 Core 1 2013.07.24 23:59:30 variable is: 0.0 despite these being set in the terminal. How should I be calling them?
Hello.  Is it possible to use spreads during optimization/backtesting?   I can see that the spreads are loaded in historical data when watching the visualization but the strategy tester doesnt consider the spread.