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I have a good MT4 EA, but the timefilter does not work as supposed. We want it to stop trade at friday evening, and close all orders late friday evening. -  This does work correctly,   -    but it also does not trade from 0:00 - 03:00 friday morning. Then it is not suppoed to open any orders before...
I need to find a best pin bar in chart. May you help me please.    
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When I coded an IF statement of this pattern, it has caused the abnormal behavior.(MQL4)   if (Trend == "RANGE") {    A = 0;//(an processing example)  }else {     if (Trend == "UP")    {       OrderSend();//(an processing example)     }else //←This else statement means (Trend ==...
Hi,   I've seen this feature in MQL4 post build 600 - " It is possible to set another way to display names of input parameters in the Inputs tab. To do this, a string comment is used, which should be located after the description of an input parameter in the same line. Thus, names more...
I started this thread to move a discussion being had on another thread (that was getting way off topic for the thread) so that other people can chime in on what their opinion is regarding this thought.  Are there pages (such as documentation or others) that have conflicting information on them?  I...
Hi!   I have a script with a set of inputs, and the #property show_inputs;   Now each time I run the script, I can set the inputs as I like, however the next time I run the script the inputs are set back to default.   Is there any way to tell the script to "remember" the last input settings and use...
Hi, I have the following program from the net modified to open an offline chart. But all it does it open the offline chart-list. The key down and selecting the chart-list entry does not work. If someone who is familiar with windows programming please let me know what am I doing wrong ? #import...
Hi I know how to activate DDE for quotes from MT4 to Excel by using the syntax: 'MT4'|BID!EURUSD for example. Is there a way to use it in a more generalized way? If I want to set up a table with different FX pairs e.g. EURUSD EURJPY USDZAR AUDSEK 1.3728 124.30 7.6778 6.4584...
Hi! I want to know that, If I invest in FOREX, will I be reach soon? or what is the purpose of FOREX to make reach?
Hi, i have a question regarding getting/storing the candle info on which a specific event happened.   let me explain, suppose i am looking for the candle that has the following condition: Low > EMA(2) && Low > EMA(10)  then, i would like to store the HIGH  value data of this specific candle (say 1...
Hi guys and thank you for reading my thread. I am very new to automated trading and have been spending time on the MQL5 website reading articles.  I have also been reading through the MQL4 book.  I think I understand the content reasonably well so far and have had a go at creating dummy "alert type"...
Hi mates,  I have a question here that how can I get an email of any alert in my trading terminal. I am working on a system and an alert is given when a buy or sell signal is present. Need help regarding this if possible. Thanks in advance 
Within my strategy, I use a function GetPosSize() to calculate position sizes. I'm only using the strategy with EURUSD at the time being and for the life of me I can't figure out why posSize is returning a negative value, resulting in an OrderSend error 4051. Any help would be greatly appreciated....
What are the steps in loading a wav. file into my audio settings in my EA. I am trying different things and its not working. Thanks There is a selection in my ea settings to load a sound file so I can get a audible alert when trade is closed and opened. I have tried using the load tab in my ea to...
hi i want to build expert ,work with indicator ima , when ima1<ima2 or ima1>ima2 put two order different At the same time , when one order get a positive profit the expert open a one new order like order profit whth other lots, like hedge.
dear fellow traders!  I am in the process of setting up a VPS at home. Something along the lines of what this guy is describing:  http://www.tradingheroes.com/how-to-build-your-own-low-cost-metatrader-virtual-private-server-vps/  However, I am not completely  sure as of what I will need in terms of...
Is it possible to read the value of a EMA as it was at a certain point in the past, while the bar was still forming? For example, it is 16:05 and I am on TF M5. I would like to know what was the value of H1 EMA(20) at 14:35. Using iMA + iBarShift(14:35) will return the EMA for the now-closed H1 bar...
Hi all.   How can I get the Volume color ? Using Volume[0], or iVolume() function I can get only the amount, not if it is on High/Low value. See the Volumes indicator properties: How  
EDIT: Thanks for your Responses so far. Please see my second post down yonder, where code is provided and situation narrative updated   Fully realizing this situation has been covered before, but wholly unable to comprehend the solutions provided. Hoping WHORIDER (sorry for spelling) or Raptor can...
I posted this topic on MQL5.com forum, and I am linking to it here for those that do not normally go to the MQL5.com site.  It is a set of pre-coded enumerated lists code stubs with trading pairs already set up into various categories.  I wanted to post it to the code base, but I did not find a...
Hey forum, I think about buying a new netbook with a mobile data-stick. There are a lot of sticks with different monthly data volume available and I don't know which one to buy. I only want to use that netbook for trading purposes. But how can I measure the data volume caused my MT4? I am not sure...
void CheckIfOrderEarned()   {     int i=OrdersHistoryTotal()-1;   //----   OrderSelect(i,SELECT_BY_POS,MODE_HISTORY);      {                                          OT = OrderType();      OL = OrderLots();      SL = OrderStopLoss();      TP = OrderTakeProfit();      _symbol =...
Hello everyone, I downloaded several ADX indicator Cross. I enclose what I'm using. But I want more than that to see alerts on the screen when they occur crossovers between -Of + DI and I wish I would open an alert sound. I found other but are very invasive. I would simply like that once crossed the...
please i am looking for a way to get my lot calculation step like this 0.1, 0.2, 0.4, 0.6, 0.8, 0.10  etc but i fine it had to code out instead i get 0.01, 2.00, 4.00, 6.00, 8.00, 10.00 etc please can someone help me make it like this === 0.1, 0.2, 0.4, 0.6, 0.8, 0.10  below is what i have done so...
Hi, If I manually place a horizontal line on the chart, how do I report the level where I placed the line to my EA ? How do I even identify the line ? Thanks.
I am looking for an EA that will close an open position in 3 equal partial closings of that position, that I can do at my discretion and not by preset price levels when each of the 3 equal partial closings are done. Meaning if I bought .50 lot, than I would want to close that position in 3 different...
I have some code that returns the number of digits for the specific currency pair that I use to convert my pips to add/subtract from the price. Until now it has worked without any problem but since yesterday I am experiencing problems with one of the results. Where the variable CalcPoint should...
Hi   Kindly help me with the following code. I am creating an EA in which I want to open new chart with EURUSD M1 and apply the template in newly opened chart . EURUSD chart is getting opened , but template is not getting apllied on newly opened chart EURUSD M1. I have kept the template file in...
hi i would like to divide the Order Lots (Praticl close)when the Profit  reaches certain level but the problem that it continues to divide , need help to know how to break the loop and don't repeat itself  //-------------------------------------------------  void PartialClose() {            for(int...
hey all   i am looking for an ea with a buy and a sell button. when i click buy it opens a pending order 10 pips above the current candles open price with mm risk 1% and if i wanted to go short the same, has anyone come across an ea of this kind.