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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.
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...
I'm developing some proprietary strategies & i don't want to keep everything in the mql/ex4 file. I fear it can get decompiled sooner or later. From what i've heard, function headers/details can be read from memory. Dll-only solutions are not safe either, as dll can be decoded. SO i'm thinking about...
  Piracy bill protest day (20   1 2)
As it is obvious TSD is not doing it the same way as Wikipedia and a lot of others today, but, in order to remind of a new attempt of US government to censor web contents (and I do not mean hackers, hacking or actual piracy at all now, since that "piracy bill" has nothing to do with that but has...
Hi guys, I would need your help (thank you in advance). All of a sudden my MT4 cannot connect to any of the servers it finds. My internet connection works. I restarted, logged in again, "rescanned" servers", switched off the firewall, switched off the anti-virus but still no luck. The account...
buy stop sellstop range 15.5 pips start first tick o candle   cancell order if not touch it  at the end of 11.30 pm any one can make me ea for that  with trailling stop  .. start trailling and stoplose sorry still newbe
I have about 8 years of historic data that I would like to backtest against because my brokers data doesn't go back that far.   I can clear our the history and upload this data into meta trader before running the backtest.   However, even if I have wifi off and delete the account from metatrader,...
As a regular user here, I am sometimes amazed by the cheek of some people. I don't know if it's only me but I am curious to get some opinions. Below is a message I got privately : Hello Alainut I was going through your bio. I see you are a computer scientist and professional programmer, right? then...
I want to add  conditionsto the expert but I'm not good in the MetaTrader programming language.The expert shall have the following instructions : after 4 hours from the  opening of every trading day (my time is gmt+1) the expert take the highest and lowest price and if the price is above 3 point it...
  Sideways Market indicator (12   1 2)
Hi all, I am looking for some suggestions to find an indicator to help me prevent trading in sideways markets and prevent whipsaws. Any suggestions? J
Hi,  Please, could you help me ? void OnTick() { Comment(IsDemo()); That returns "False" with my demo account
I TRY CO COPY THE PROFILE FROM MY MT4 AND PASTE TO MT5 BUT IT DIDN'T WORK  ANYONE HAVE ANY IDEA  THINKS