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Hello, I'm trying to write a very simple rule into my EA where when Supertrend Indicator turns bearish on H1 Timeframe it closes the opened buy order and when it turns bullish on H1 Timeframe it closes the opened sell order, but for some (probably obvious reasons for you coders) it doesn't work. So...
hello, I'm trying to write an expert that buys at lower band of the Bollinger bands and sell at upper bands and this is my code \ Ask<=(iBands(Symbol(),PERIOD_CURRENT,0,20,2,0,MODE_LOWER,1) Bid>=iBands(Symbol(),PERIOD_CURRENT,0,20,2,0,MODE_UPPER,1) but the EA only opens sell positions and not any...
I would like to understand a bit more on how the "every tick" backtesting model work. Pls correct my understanding if I am wrong.   For example, in a simple moving average cross over system where we generate a buy signal when the fast MA cross above the slow MA, if we backtest the EA in a 4hr time...
Ever wonder why your EA does not sell on market? Only very few comment about it? So, this is the place to share experiences on how you changed your EA to make it useful! Or not... :P
Hello, I'm developing an EA that will make .ex5 available for free. However, a person can download and sell the signal. I would block. It is possible through MQL to block the signal sale.
Hello everyone, I made an EA based on Heiken Ashi, and I need to apply the martingale strategy, I made a class for Martingale and I put the martingale factor as an input for the user, but at the time of backteste the calculation of the martingale is incorrect, example initial lot  of 0.1 and...
Greetings! Is there a way to make the chart zoom in and out automatically so that all objects on it are visible?
Hi i got an indicator that is based on tick data only. the problem is it uses some big average buffer, so each time i wanna use it i need to wait for the buffer to fill to get the first value (i could not wait, and start displaying curves right away, but the readings would be totally off without the...
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How does one use this function? The below code is not working.   //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //|                                                         test.mq5 | //|                                                   Copyright 2017 |...
How many individual robots (or instances of the same robot on different currency pairs) is it possible to run simultaneously on an MT4 platform?
Hi, I need an EA program code schema that would pass verification in a place where new robots are added. Please send code EA. Thank You.
Dear ladies and gentlemen, Are there any expert advisors for scalping purposes on a free basis. I figured out that it is hard to find some expert advisors working On a real account. Being attached to a leverage of 30, this might also be a challenge for such a program.Back testing did not bring the...
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I'm running a very popular signal on an MT4 ECN 1:500 account at Trader's Way with no problems at all. I have three such accounts at Trader's Way and one such account with only 1:200 leverage at FXChoice - I live in the US. :( I have no problems installing, uninstalling and reinstalling the MT4...
Good Afternoon! I am looking for some advice on how to have CustomCharts on MetaTrader5 like PERIOD_M28, PERIOD_M66, etc since we do not have theoption available. For MT4 I see there is a PeriodConverter Script. ForMT5, I did not see any specific solution for this subject. Can someone please give me...
I wonder this is possible. I run several same EAs on several charts for same currency. Each EA have their own independent position and trade. To avoid conflict between EAs, I use the MagicNumber as identifier through 'INPUT' when launch the EA. That is, Magic Number is assigned when the EA is...
Hi! I have a strategy implemented in MQL-4, which one I will migrate to MQL-5, trying to use the corresponding APIs (if possible), I mean, not using the MQL-5 classes. I'm not a trader and I have read some articles to understand the new concepts, and please correct me if I'm somehow wrong:...
Hi, I work in MT4. Is there a function to transfer automatically money from the current account to a second account ? Thanks
Hi all, I have been running EAs that open / close multiple trades during specific sessions. I use the CTrade class, but it occurred to me that lately only one position is being opened, instead of several. This seems to have worked before.  Could someone please alleviate me of my troubles, and post...
I'm new to forex and MQL5 (but have a software background) so I apologize in advance if this is posted in the wrong forum. I'm writing an EA but am struggling a little with the terminology and workings of the forex market. Take the currency pair EURUSD at a bid of 1.14131 and an ask of 1.14161. I...
Hello i need coder ho can code my mt5 idicator to ea .  need add  tp, sl , trailing  and some other options leter !
My opening and closing loops, despite being exact to the point never work. Please help
This EA closes all the trades when everything either reaches a set positive or negative amount. However, when no trades are open it has a problem. "Zero Dived in EA" (see attachment) then the entire EA stops. I need help in what to do to my EA to make it so when no trades are open it will continue...
Hi, I have a variable called switch_action in my OnTick function, you can see below how it is calculated. void OnTick()  {   int switch_action;   int ticket=-1;   double price;   double TradeSize;   double SL;//---//Open Buy Order, instant signal is tested first   RefreshRates();   if(Cross(0...
Hello guys, does anyone have an ea to make me open pending orders at a certain time?     For example I open a pending order buy or sell, on Monday morning at 00.01.
Hi all, I try to insert my EA called The Pearson EA into the Market. I get an error called no trding operations on automatic validation. However, the EA opens only 6 trades in a year, generally. What should I do? Best.
When stop loss is triggered, the following log is generated by MT5. 2015.04.10 16:22:14 Core 1 2015.01.19 11:35:29 stop loss triggered sell 1.00 EURUSD 1.15417 sl: 1.16217 tp: 1.15317 [#5 buy 1.00 EURUSD at 1.16217] This is exactly the info I need in EA, getting price volume, against which...
Hi  Does MT4 demo tester has a tab to view active trades similar to what mt5 has? If so, could someone show me how to open it? I cant seem to find it.. :)
Hi everybody, I need to draw a graph of specific data Which I have, instead of the chart price of a symbol. Is it possible to do it by ObjectCreate/OBJ_CHART?  remember! I am writing an expert not an indicator.  Really appreciated! 
Hi there, I would like to contract a programmer to provide me with an indicator which notifies me in case of an EMA crossover on a given currency chart. Since I have no clue about appropriate prices for such a service, including some support when applying the indicator on mt4, I would like to ask...