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I'm starting to learn Forex from fxcm.com and it's interesting, but there is one thing that my brain just doesn't want me to understand... it's a real basic thing: -A buyer wants the price to go up -A seller want the price to go down To me this doesn't sound logical, because normally a buyer wants...
Hey, I've got a question for some really good metatrader programmers. In my EA, I switch between timeframes depending on a function. If the EA determines I should be using the 15 minute timeframes, then it calls on RangePrefetch() right after start(). If I should be using 1-hour charts, then the EA...
I get message in a pop up window that says file has been damaged or a unknown error has occured
Is FXIgor on this board Igor Toshchakov ? I was wondering, because I just discovered the following book on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Beat-Odds-Forex-Trading-Percentage/dp/0471933317/ref=pd_ecc_rvi_1/103-9396629-1404626 Well, if yes, I would buy it right away...I am very interested in the TSR...
Hi, I've been working on a system and I'm in need of an EA that will close all orders (active and pending) as soon as a profit target is hit (lets say 30 pips, or an $ value). I'll be running a set of EAs for my testing so this EA should close all orders regardless of magic number. Anyone seen such...
MetaTrader 4 data files is under 'history' directory, such as usdcad1.hst is 1 minute chart usdcad5.hst is 5 minute chart usdcad15.hst is 15minute chart usdcad60.hst is 1hour chart usdcad240.hst is 4hour chart usdcad1440.hst is 1day chart usdcad10080.hst is 1week...
can anyone help me with how to place an alarm to an indicator. im looking to place an alarm on the following indicator when it moves from above the candles to below the candles and vice versa. PSAR (Parabolic SAR)---which is the indicator in all mt4 platforms any help is appreciated--thanks
And another question, I have a function and I want to switch the timeframe used in the variables depending on the value of another parameter. if((MathAbs(FastTrend-SlowTrend)<RangePoint*Point) && (TFTime!=iTime(Symbol(),PERIOD_M15,1))) { RangePreFetch();...
  Metatrader 4 (2)
Hey all, I am new to forex trading and came across recommendation that metatrader is the best or one of the best trading software. I would like to know how do i use metrader long term, is there some subcription invloved. I am using the demo version now. And the charts don seem to be moving at all....
Hey guys I'm have some frustrating problems and I need your help. I have a function and I want to switch the timeframe used in the variables depending on the value of another parameter. if((MathAbs(FastTrend-SlowTrend)<RangePoint*Point) && (TFTime!=iTime(Symbol(),PERIOD_M15,1))){ RangePreFetch();...
i'm trying to write my own EA, but ran into confusion extern double TakeProfit=25.0; extern double StopLoss=20.0; extern double Lots=0.1; ticket=OrderSend(Symbol(),OP_SELL,Lots,Bid,10,StopLoss,Bid-TakeProfit*Point,"pip-catcher SHORT",12345,0,Red); ticket=OrderSend(Symbol(),OP_BUY,Lots,Ask...
I have a serious problem that came up suddenly and I have no idea what to do. I try to optimize this EA but the further it optimizes the slower it goes. So I stop it, and check the log files, and every time the log file is 4-5 GB in size. Is there something in my expert causing this? Or is this...
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  Complimentary pairs? (12   1 2)
Is there a list of complimentary pairs, like USD/JPY generally moves opposite to EUR/USD etc?
i have a made a simple calculation that would show the OPen for the date.. but it shows me example: cadjpy open 99.25 but it shows in my window 99.250000000 how do i remove the zeros? what code do i need? please help.. thank you
Is it possible to download all the histoy from all currencies from one location? I'm after the history for as many pairs as possible dating back to Jan 2006 - Current. Thanks in advance!
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This Long Term FX Game starts on April 2,2007 and ends on December 31, 2007. This 9 months game is open to all participants irregradless of whether you are a novice trader or a professional or an expert or a discretionary or a system trader. The objectives of this game are the following: (1) To test...
I hope someone can help me. I am trying to open buy and sell orders with an EA that I am working on. When I open buy orders it works fine, but sell orders only open if my Stop Loss is "0". Example... double StopLoss = 25; OrderSend(Symbol1,Symbol1OP,Lots,MarketInfo(Symbol1,Symbol1Mode),Slippage...
Can anyone identify this indicator? It may be Vegas Tunnel but in a Reverse Mode. In other words "Sell/Buy in Fibo levels and take profit at tunnel". Can anyone identify the indicator? Could be i great start
  Currency Correlations (13   1 2)
Is there a place to find out how the different currencies correlate with each other on different time frames? I would like to know short term (5 days or so), medium term(1 to 3 months), long term (6 months +). Thank you
  How to start in forex (45   1 2 3 4 5)
Hi,everybody I'm Monann.Who can tell me about how to start in forex trading? Please advice me. very thank you
Hi, I wonder if you could do me a Directional Movement Histogram. In MT4 you get the DI+ line, DI- line and ADX line. When the DI+ and DI- cross it is the Zero point. What I'd like is the histogram of these two, similar to MACD histogram. It is more easily readable. So you'd have green...
Hi all, I need help to put together the following indicator. If any of you can help me, I will greatly appreciate it.
Hello, I have seen on MetaTrader charts where when a trade is concluded either for profit or loss dotted lines connect the opening trade to the bar where the trade closed. Does this sound familar? I would like to use this function if possible. Thanks, Mark
Hi all Help required with simple trading system hope this make sense 1, Buy current bar open plus percentage of previous days range on stop limit 2, Only by if current BAR ATR is les than Previous 4 Bars 3, Exit On Close User settings A, Percentage of previous days range for buys B, Percentage of...
Hi, I need some help. I designed a simple Breakoutsystem, which generates two orders like the following: Ticket = OrderSend(Symbol(),OP_BUYSTOP,Lots,kauf_stopp_preis,3,kauf_stopp_preis-anfangs_stopp,kauf_stopp_preis +TakeProfit*Point,NULL,Magic1,TradeTime+EndHour*60*60,Blue);...
It's a given that there is no consolidated tape in forex, but does anyone here have any experience in trying to approximate tape reading in forex through volume, open interest.? I would be grateful to hear of your experiences or opinion on possibilities/limitations of tape reading in forex!Currency...
New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 203 has been published on our website. What's new: 1. In object FiboFan, fixed drawing considering close anchoring points. 2. Tester: Added check for optimization pass counter overflow. 3. Tester: Optimized usage of memory when generating a testing sequence...