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New MetaTrader 4 Platform build 1090 The MetaTrader 4 platform update will be released on May 19, 2017. The new version fixes some bugs in the operation of the client terminal. The update will be available through the LiveUpdate system.
Important Update for MetaTrader 4 build 1080 The MetaTrader 4 platform update will be released on May 12, 2017. We strongly recommend that you install this update. A month ago, Microsoft released a major update of their operating system Windows 10 Creators Update (version 1703). After installing...
hi friends, Suppose I'm using my .ex4 file on VPS, and someone could steal my .ex4 file. what would be the best way to protect .ex4 file from these kind of issues? using the ACCOUNTNUMBER authentication in the code is the best and only way to protect it or you have some other ideas? thanking in...
Under the MetaEditor4 Debug menu there is an option "Start on History Data", however it is disabled.  Reading through the help file indicates that I need to set Debug options to use specific settings which I have done (see attachment), however the menu item is still disabled (greyed out) with no...
  EA Position (2)
Hi community, I am new to this system and I have just one concern with regard to the EAs working on MT4. So here is my question: "Once the buy/sell position has been taken on a pair of currency with an EA applied on the candle stick chart, does the EA changes it's position automatically based on the...
Hi please message here if you or someone you know can help with a project. A programmer I used wasn't able to complete a project for me. The idea was to use an Expert Advisor and code with Delphi a software file that collect all the trade setups from mt4. We should have both programs open and...
Hi, How can I find out (programmaticaly) what the time is on the rightmost (not yet initialized) bar on the chart? For clarification: What is the time where the arrow is pointing? It's in the future obviously, but how much? I can't just add some time amount to the current bar time because this empty...
Hi I have an EA which works fine on my pc. But for some reason on the VPS it doesn't work and in the expert tab I appears the message "cannot load %path%.ex4". All other EA's work fine, what do you think guys? Regards, Eran
Hi guys, The question is in the header. I thought the price was the last price where buyers and sellers met, more specifically, where bid and ask prices crossed over and a turnover of "shares" happened. Now in MT4 apparently those are the Bid prices. I understand that CFD's are not exactly shares...
Hi, placing an indicator which has it's own window ( Momentum indicator ) on a Forex Chart the value returned by WindowPriceMax(1) looks incorrect sometimes. The returned value should always match with the top-right value written on the indicator's window, but a few times these values are incorrect....
All it does is paint white squares.
I have an EA that does well but is in need of help! What I need is a Stealth TrailingStop... so my broker (who has large TP/SL spreads) cannot limit me. The EA already places a TakeProfit and StopLoss when the order is placed, what I want is the Stealth TrailingStop to have an activate area... such...
Dear All, as default mt4 there are 2 change color, body and shadow, for outline body color will same with shadow color how to change the outline body color to be same with body and difference with shadow color can someone help me to provide an indicator or something else ? please see attached file...
I'm trying to figure out how to export the Account History and get it into an (Excel) Spread Sheet for Analysis. I did a search, but didn't find a solution. Thanks to any and all for any assistance.
Hello, I have an indicator that I use in an EA, which does its calculations using many symbols, which means that while optimizing the EA, the indicator gets different results than on live. So what I'm trying to do is export the live indicator buffer to a csv file, which I was able to do, and then...
Hello to everyone, My first question on this forum is about accessing close values of a symbol different than Symbol(). I don't understand how it works since when adding multiple identical indicators (identical input parameters) in the same chart (even on simulation) which uses another symbols...
Hi, could you please help me with my notification EA? After action on B1 (call it for example actionBar), should send me an email about it on the current bar B0, but it send it with one bar delay.  This is how it shloud do: if(B1 == actionBar){SendMail();} => actionBar is actualy B1 and send it on...
  Add Alert (4)
Hi I am new to metatrader I found this wolfe wave indikator called wolfe wave_nan https://www.forex-tsd.com/59615-post1601.html and i would like to add an alert, if the 1-3 line is broken at point 5 . i tested different alternatives, but without success void Alert( ...) if(Close[0]<signall)...
Hi Friends, I Am Not A Mql4 Programmer But I Am Stuck In a Situation. I Have A Simple Moving Average Robot. Only I Want Is That If I Have Placed A Order manually Then My Robot Should Wait For The Order To Close Before It Start Trading. What Line Of Code I Should Add In My Ea So That It Only Places A...
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Hi Friends, I know the problem is so simple so that I coudn't solve it as I'm not expert on coding yet... int a = 0;int b = 2;a += b;  The result will be like a = 0, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10,... It's okay until a certain condition will be fulfilled but my problem is How to initialize the variables again to a...
Hi guys, basically i have built a simple ea that only trades at the start times i specify, sometimes it works well and other times i think theres lag because the time on the market watch is slow, its slow to kick it.  I have tried to change the time from currentbartime to TimeLocal and then add in a...
  EA problem! (11   1 2)
Hi, Can anyone help me. I am having an intermittent problem with my EAs. My EA's are very simple. They calculate the order size based on the previous high/low and place an buy/sell order and place a stop. When I start my MT4 platform the EA's will sometimes load automatically! They are not coded to...
here is my *flat chart* indicator. I want to add ofset to every new bar which is the same type as their own previous bar ( every bar that is not the first of its own type). The ofset value will be = (Open (present bar) - Open (first bar of the *present bar* type)) I'll be glad if someone can help....
  Usefull links/threads/tools (35   1 2 3 4)
The thread about threads: what's going around the forum everywhere   ============ MT5, mql5, mql5.com suggestions for improvement thread ============ Requests & Ideas The beginning Requests & Ideas, the beginning - the thread  Suggestions for Trading System thread  After Requests & Ideas (MQL5 only...
What does it mean by , bool x=(a,b); ?  I am reading code . and i dont understand what's this about . a=true and b=false ?     if(CompareDoubles(sl,OrderStopLoss()) &&       CompareDoubles(tp,OrderTakeProfit()))return true; Thanks for answering 
Hello, Please i need help in getting my webrequest address connected. Anything i key in the web address inside the dialogue box it vanishes goes back to the default. Thank you
  Elite indicators :) (14971   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1497 1498)
Hello, Does anyone know where I can find an indicator that takes in price values, which when reached or surpassed will cause the indicator to send a sound alert?
hello  i am trying to make an indicator  everything is well and good except for one thing  as you can see when the conditions are true the x sign is appearing in a separate indicator window but its not fully visible so how can i move the x sign a little bit above so that the whole sign is visible...
hello i am currently working on a system, and i am trying to create a histogram like the one attached below  but what i currently have is this: so a little help would be appreciated.  source code to my indicator is:  #include <stdlib.mqh>#include <stderror.mqh>//--- indicator settings#property...
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