Good day Everybody, I was just reading, ' Automated Optimization of a Trading Robot', and it referred to a ready-made EA, 'MACD Sanple'. The article then went on to give instruction about installation of the Automated Optimizer and gave the following instructions: copy MACD Sample_1.mq4 into the
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i am looking for a script or an EA that track record what was my biggest overall open position of the day , like a high water mark.
for exemple today at one moment i had 0.30 lots short and 1.32 lots long, so i need to be able to see: 1.62 lots was your biggest dayly...
I have an EA a programmer said the magic number isn't being recognized. How do I see if the magic number is being recognized by mt4 is there a way to test and validate this without being programmer?
hello please help me i used timer function EventSetTimer EventSetMillisecondTimer ... my code works fine but after hours Timer stops and it can not works, it stops before 24 hours of work , i use some externel function CopyFileW CreateDirectoryW , i has asked my friend and he have like same problem...
Hi There, Anyone could advise how to check RSI crossing overbought / oversold levels? bool Buy_Condition_1=(RSI_val<RSI_oversold && RSI_val>=RSI_oversold); Stuck while inserting correct values to RSI_val
I'm using the custom indicator i-Regr (see attached file) and I create an EA using the iCustom for calling the value from i-Regr, but it doesn't match ... and I don't understand why... I have tried to use all the buffers to see if I get the wrong index value.
See some printscreen that I...
I would like to know the 2 lasts orders to know if have the same type. How can I do it?
The first think to my mind is get the last orderTicket (LastTicket) and get the last order ticket again but only if the order ticket != LastTicket. After that, get the type of each one. This method is...
im thinking about adding a "reset" button to my EA (mql4). question is if it would function like that? steps and criteria are pretty basic - so i would really appreciate of the "local guru's" could answer my question. step one - record the balance before the EA is started up. step two - setting the...
Good day, I want to create an EA which uses ASI to filter my trades but i haven't found EA using it. can anyone point where i can get this or better still, a piece of script defining indicator and use to determine trend? Secondly i am facing error 'Struct member undefined' on the following line of
Hi! I'm trying to build my first EA. Is there anyone who knows how to build the variable EventSetTimer function? As you know, EvenSetTimer() is usually called in init() with fixed int variable, like EventSetTimer(60);.. But I'd like to make the 60sec to variable one by using another variable. So I...
Is it possible to use offline data in an EA. Range bars and similar are often created as offline charts.
To develop multicurrency EA:s using rangebars I would have to use offline charts as the primary input since range bar creators all seem to use offline charts.
i got a suggestion that...
I saw "MQL4.com is moving to MQL5.com." However can't find the forum related MQL4.
Please let me ask the questions of MQL4 here.
Let's say there are many loops of orders, each loop follows previous loop. In every loop, there are a series of orders and a whole loop means the series of orders...
There are many EA out there that has a very high profit factor (4 or so...), but most of them do not have stoploss and will lead a huge drawdown. So these EAs are not sutable for small account (sub $1000)
Here is what i personally look for when choosing an EA
no martingale (or can be switched...
extern monday trade = true/false
extern tuesday trade = true/false
extern wednesday trade = true/false
extern thurday trade = true/false
extern friday trade =true/false
and start-end time of working
extern start time = 00.00
extern end time = 23.00
I want to get some values from my indicator to EA. But can get only from first buffer, how to get values from other buffers?
In example below, i try to get values from third buffer, and always get 4806 error. When I try to get from first buffer, everything is all right. I tested it in strategy...
please i have this ea that increase lotsize on lossing position but my problem is why did the lotsize reaches 0.41 and returned 0.01 lot what is the cause of this or is there
anything to tweak on the ea code.thanks
Hello, does anybody know if it is possible to code the stoploss of an EA so that it only is executed if certain other parameters are fulfilled. To be exact I would like my s/l only be executed if bid and ask move into one direction to avoid stopouts due to an abrupt increase of spread into one
I'm trying to make a break between each position. I want the EA to open position exactly after 10 minutes of the previous position closing . This can be easily accomplished through Sleep() function but the problem is it doesn't work in strategy tester so i can never test this strategy...
I want to use two classes which have the same name and I want to know if there is a way to do so. The reason why I don't want to change one class name is that I want to stick to the convention.
Thanks in advance.
I need the following EA and source code. It should back-test profitably.
Assume charts current currency pair.
Assume currently selected time frame.
Use default MT5 settings for each indicator.
It is OK to be out of the market until conditions are met.
ENTER TRADE (Buy or Sell) when:...
I am attempting to set some breakpoints in my MQL4 EA running in the tester (gleaned from: http://articles.mql4.com/477 and listed below)
The breakpoints work, but I cannot restart the test? And any subsequent attempts at starting a test do not run (blank visual mode chart) - I have to restart the...
On 6-27-2013 I listened a radio show that mentioned 4 components of agood system. They were price and volumeindicators (Stochastics), support/resistance indicators, and trendingindicators. I sure wish I had constructed the presence of mind to get more information about that because it seems to...
Hey guys, I'm learning to make ea's so that I can make one for my trade strategy. I need a trailing stop that starts immediately as soon as the trade is opened. The line of code I am using at the moment allows a trailing stop to kick in from when the trade reaches the value I enter, but the issue is...
please can someone help me with a code to hide price line i mean take profit and stop loss line or you can help me with the code to move it at the next profit or stoploss level.help
if it cant be hide.i have search and try coding it into my ea but of no avail .thanks
i often create function that hides global declarations, there somehow to avoid this problem ? i need to create several function that catch the same variable of the onstart(), to code it faster and easy to read i desire that all my functions have the same name but its another declaration, so i get...
Anyone interested in making a big EA forward test group here? My aim is to get many traders united in order to forward test as many EAs as we can. Together we will be able to share our VPSs and EAs qe have acquired in orther to find the most profitable ones. I can forward test at least 10 different...