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I created a custom symbol that can get the latest data quotes on the internet in a timely manner. How to display these quotes on time on the mt5 chart? How the custom symbol dynamically displays the quote in the mt5 chart (well, there is also a data source). who can help me? Thank you!
Hi, Can we determine or is there any indicator that sees market is slow or fast moving or great volatility?
Hello, does anyone know how to avoid that the log of the Strategy Tester agent writes info about "Ask", "Bid", "Volume", "Last", "Time", "Flags" into the log file? This let's the log file becoming huge in a few seconds! It's full of lines like this "JI 0 22:40:27.198 OCO_TS_CCO_MT5_v2.18 (EURUSD...
Hi. I use MT4 already more than 10 years. Recently I change my stile of trading and start using around 20 windows at the time. My computer start to behave extremely slow. A transfer between M15 and M5 takes around 30 and more seconds. I use Windows 8.1 Professional with 8Gb memory on a 6 cores CPU...
  ERROR 4107 (2)
Hello, I have an EA and this error (4107). Please if any one can help I would be glad. The error 4107 for OrderSend() function is disturbing me .. Note that it passed the Market Auto-Validation successfully with no error(s) in addition, It is trading on back test & real time with no error(s). It is...
Hi all, News Trading can be very lucrative if you know how to apply the right techniques. It's still very risky since it involves great exposure to high volatility during the Economic Event release. I will be sharing tips for only high impact events but I must warn that they are my personal ideas...
  Beginners (6)
Hey guys, I've just started trading forex and I'm looking for any tips you might have for beginners? Cheers
Hello there, I have the following formula: int tp=50;double lot = (8 /tp)/(SymbolInfoDouble(Symbol(), SYMBOL_TRADE_TICK_VALUE)); // fyi SymbolInfoDouble(Symbol(), SYMBOL_TRADE_TICK_VALUE) =1 When I print the value of lot is always 0. I don't understand why... Thanks,
Hello, I choose Virtual server  and payed for it but it is not active - the error message is : ''Synchronized but not migrated yet '' . Any help please ? Thank you , Mariyan
Hi. I am pretty new to this forum. I am looking for an indicator or tool that will alert me to fresh 52 week highs or lows of any instruments. I've searched everywhere but can't seem to find anything. Thanks
Strategy Tester on my mt4 is too slow it takes . it wasn't like this before .. anyone know why ? and solution ????
  Computer requirements (11   1 2)
Hello, I want to buy a new computer only for trading. To run between 4 and 8 MT4 platforms. What are the requirements for a good computer for this ?
when i recompile my ea and then sync it, orders get closed. what could be the problem? any ideas?
Does anyone know if meta trader 4 is compatible with windows server 2016? sorry we are new to this.
hey community, just a question. Does someone knows a good recording tool for recording the own desktop? I would like to record a simple trade of my indicators to show. But i really dont know which is the right tool. It should be uncomplicated ^^ Thanks in advance.
Hi Guy's, New to trading and have just purchased an EA for testing - payment went through ok and then I selected install on the terminal. Selected the demo account I am using which opened my MT4 platform but there is no EA under the Market section. I've checked all the other headings but can't...
The Ea is essentially based on Daily pivot points. The regular behavior is to buy at R1, R2 and R3, and sell at S1, S2 and S3. You can invert this behavior selecting the Inverse behavior mode as well Breakeven 2 pips Trailing Stop in percentage  trail step in pips  set to 1 My issue:    The Ea will...
  Signal Alert (3)
Metatrader 4 has an alert function that is listed here  https://www.metatrader4.com/en/trading-platform/help/overview/terminal/terminal_alerts It states that one of the options for an alert is to preform an event like play audio or run an executable script Event – the action to be performed. This...
Hi all , Im a new bit for MT5, and now I face a problem about the indicator redraw ... I have a moving average and arrow in the chart, first run everything looks just fine(see attach #1) but after cpuple minutes , the indicator redraw seems go wrong (see attach #2)  here is my code...
It looks cool, but does it really helps to code better? Now i'm using only 2 colours, 1 for the code, and 2 for the comments, i fell like it's more readable. So is there more people here with the same opinion or its just me?
Dear All, what is the reliable backtesting method for candlestick charts based EA and Renko offline chart based EA
Hi, I have a custom indicator ('A') that is called only by iCustom function from my another custom indicator('B'). In OnInit function of indicator 'A', I always check some requirements and if it is not OK, I will return INIT_FAILED. When I call indicator 'A' by iCustom function, it always return...
In example, today the volume tick for bar AUDCAD at 6:30 am, just formed, was 1292. At the end of day the tick volume for that bar had changed to 2140. I'm using a demo account of ICMarkets broker. Please help with this problem.
Hello guys, Hope your day is going well! Could someone help me with the following issue - Is it possible for Wick-O-Gram to show the previous wicks as well as on the picture below? I mean next to "Wick 3.9 -0.6" to show the previous wicks size. And if this is possible, could someone help me to do it...
Trying to convert some MQL4 indicators to MQL5. I'm feeling lazy to re-implement  these 3 functions: iLowest, iFractals, iMA for mt5. So, i was wondering if anyone already created header-files/libraries that implement these functions for mql5. If anyone got something, please save me some hours. I...
hey guys, as the title already says i am looking forward for your opinion on this topic! I want to read and store data from mql5 charts to a database! this database should be readable by multiple instances, whereas there is only one instance that writes to the database. Since sqlite is lightweight,...
I am trying to find out a way to close order on the closing price of the current candles. Kindly, guide me how I can do that. I have read about the Ctrade PositionClose() function, but do not know the usage. Can anyone help?
Hey all, i am wondering if i found a bug or just misunderstood the scope of struct. I have 2 seperate classes. One includes the other ( not extend !). In both i use a struct with the same name. Within class1 i create a object of class2. Class2: ...class class2 {   private:      struct class_struct...
Is anyone else having issues with the website Messages system?
on win-7, this  gives me my  PC's ip : 53.253.34.23  But when i run on winserver vps, it returns some hex type codes (not sure what is it) : 2001:19f0:ac01:b37:7d64:91c:6013:2cfd My 2 guesses are : 1. the url giving unsuitable results or unicode/font issues 2. wininnet not working properly...