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Hello everybody I'm looking EA or indicator that can move my TP to the negativ position. Or maybe it's posible to edit mq4 code. For ex. I open buy at 1000.00, TP is 1100.00 and there is NO SL. When price goes against me and reach 990.00 I want to move my TP to 995.00. When price will back to 995...
For MetaTrader 4 PC I am wondering if there is any tool to be integrated in this software and when I run it, it goes through *ALL*, i repeat ALL so each and every one (regardless of trading instrument type!), trading symbols located on the left hand-side menu. Then in tool's separated window it ask...
Is there a way to list/see all global variables used if you do not know there names? Thanks.    
1. I use the history center to download the 15 mins time frame, but it can download until 2014, what should I do if I need more data? 2. This page (https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/124322) mentions that  "The metaquotes "download" data is really to be avoided at all costs in my opinion, loaded with...
Hi all,  i have a little problem with my EA which is not opening buystop/sellstop positions. The condition is quite simple, i also tried it with several indicator just to see if it opens any sellstop/buystop order but it doesnt. THe EA is in the attachement, and the code for opening the positions is...
Hi All, I've been trying to ensure that my takeprofit and stoploss are equal (in other words, profits and losses should be of the same magnitude). I've done a bit of investigating and tried a few solutions but I still get uneven profits and losses - even though looking at the prices in the results...
Hello I have this indicator: int OnCalculate(const int rates_total,                 const int prev_calculated,                 const datetime &time[],                 const double &open[],                 const double &high[],                 const double &low[],                 const double...
Hello,  Can you help me please?  We define the array as UpTrend* UpTrends[];   And the code of function call  UpTrend* trend=new UpTrend(Time[lowest_index_on_range],Time[1]);             if(trend.isSuitable() && !trend.hasSameLow(UpTrends))               {                                  int...
for(int i=0; i<limit; i++)      {       //---- ma_shift set to 0 because SetIndexShift called abowe       ExtBlueBuffer[i]=iMA(NULL,0,media21Period,0,MODE_EMA,0,i);       ExtRedBuffer[i]=iMA(NULL,0,media8Period,0,MODE_EMA,0,i);        Ima21candprec[i]=iMA(NULL,0,media21Period,0,MODE_EMA,0...
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Hi, I'm using classes to reduce clutter. I am trying to make each order (each ticket) be able to store their own exit strategy prices after running exit checks.  i have a Class called CTicket and each instance of CTicket has their own corresponding instance of class CExitStrategy where it stores the...
Hi Who can help me? What Validation Failed? Is my expert problem? Thanks  
Hi All,    I have installed MT4 a couple of times on my Mac Book using PlayOnMac and the tutorial provided on the mt4 website but today I can't figure out what is going on. I download the mt4setup.exe file from mt4.com but when I install it, it installs mt5, every time. I have reinstalled playonmac...
I am using the MT4 enumeration for a selection input: enum ENUM_myChoice { a, b, c, e, f, g }; The problem is if I have to add "d" to the list in alphabetical order, all of my templates using e, f or g are ruined because they are off by 1. Is there an elegant solution to this or only brute force?...
Do you want to transfer data (does not matter what kind) to from 1 application/chart to x applications/charts inside different/same window? Here is a demonstration how this can be realised. We have a free tool called "PermVar" since 2 years now but it does not get much attention among coders because...
How do I draw rectangles on the top of the chart? I also want them to stay there if I zoom or unzoom. 
Hi, I'm relatively new to programing MQL4 and would like to know how to code an expert to understand the open and close prices of the previous bar? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks, Chris.
//-------------------------------------------------------------------- //+GLOBAL Variable declaration //+------------------------------------------------------------------- double ExecutedBarOpenPrice=0; //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| EA initialization...
I want to get the output result of a function and show it on the chart:   ObjectCreate(pastaverage, OBJ_LABEL, 0, 0, 0);    string value1=DoubleToStr(checkaverage(), 7);    ObjectSetText(pastaverage, "Average of previous bars:"+value1, 15, "Arial", CornflowerBlue);      ObjectSet("ObjName",...
I need a short code to add expiration date and time to my expert. void OnTick() {//1 if(!expire) {//2 expert body }//2 else message("Expired"); } //1 bool expire() { if expiration date reached return(1) else if exp date did not reached return(0) }  
So I created a text object and display it, e.g ObjectCreate(0,labelID,OBJ_LABEL,0,100,100); ...but if its output changes the old text doesn't disappear.   How to refresh the chart to remove the old text? Thanks.  
Right after spending basically all day researching and double checking bits of code from all over the place, I didn't find a nice, reliable, but simple and easy to implement function in one place that I could drop into my code which would give me the lot size, adjusted for JPY and 3/5 digit brokers...
Hi,  I have tried loads of my own EA ideas, buying "commercial" EA's, spent thousands of hours analysing indicators all with the net result of losing about £50k. So my simple question is this - Do any of you out there make any money at all from your EA's?
Hi,  I have a problem can you help me please. I have downloaded historical quotes for this month and I import it to the MT4 platform, when I'm looking back on my platform, I see that the quotes is on the mt4 platform but When I'm doing backtesting, the tester use only one day (01/12/2016) even if...
is this working? extern double MaxSpread = 5.0;Spread = (Ask-Bid)*10000;if(Spread >= MaxSpread) { return(0);}
Hello guys, we have an EA that on paper is perfect, but on the market its not working properly we would like to have some help regarding this. Please feel free to post your idea here. Thanks in advance.
Hello I want to obtain the high price of the previous candles and calculate the average price. double average1() {//average1 start double highfirst[]; CopyHigh(FirstSymbol,timeframe,0,50,highfirst); sum=0; for(int k=0;k<=noofbars;k++) sum=sum+highfirst[k]; double ave=sum/noofbars; return (ave);...
Hello, I suspect I'm getting the wrong results from my code when calculating position sizing. What I want to do is, calculate the number of lots I need to open my order of. They are dependent on the stop loss placement, and the money I would like to lose if that stop loss value is achieved. My main...
Hi all,   For my EA i want to read out a specific value from an indicator. For my case, i want to read out the int "changeofTrend" from the super-trend indicator. So whenever "changeofTrend ==1" occurs or is true, i want to the close the last order! The super-trend indicator i use is in the...