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Bill Williams Market Facilitation Index is typically represented by colored bars: Green bar (Green)Blue bar - (Fade)Pink bar - (Fake)Brown bar - (Squat) The mq4 function iBWMFI() returns numbers.  What number ranges should be associated with what colors?  For example, what colored bar...
Hi, In the "Alert Editor", there is a condition called "Time=" and the format is "hh:mm". I was wondering if this means it can only trigger alerts within the next 24 hours or is it possible to set it to trigger say, 3 days from now at 1am? Thank you in advance for any help provided. By the way,...
After you test your EA, you can see the lines show where your orders open from and where they close at? However, the lines are not shown in the chart of live trading.  Is there any simple way to switch on the function? Thank you.
Hi! I´m using MT4 to analyse marketsignals and at the moment I made manually binary options trades with my broker on their website. To test the signals if there are correct and brings profit, I would like to automatizethese analysis and in case made automatic binary trades like 60-second-trades....
Hi Guys  I try To call a Custom Indicator in My Ea with iCustom() , But once I Run The Tester This Lines Appear on the Log  2015.01.10 12:07:35.103 EURUSD,H4: 2706 tick events (1056 bars, 3758 bar states) processed within 12480 ms (total time 12496 ms)2015.01.10 12:07:35.103 2010.01.14 23:59  Custom...
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Hello everybody I need some help on how can I use a the iCustom() function to detect the color of the circles that the indicator draw’s (Red or Green ?)      ,I try to look to the Data Window to know the indicator buffers  , but there is nothing . (I have the compiled file)     
Hi there, I downloaded tick data from 2003 from Dukascopy and used it to test my EA.  I found that for the period 05/14 - 12/14 the balance graph is very different, compared with the tick data from Pepperstone I was using, so different trades are being placed depending on which tick data is used....
Hi Guys  I need some help to find a similar indicator to this indicator in this picture , that use Buffers not Objects ,  to detect the trend direction ...  It's the "3SMATrendFilterPro" for Hector .
First, here's the source code: void OnStart()  {   int i=1;   long chartID=ChartFirst();   Print("First chart is:",ChartSymbol(chartID),". TF:",ChartPeriod(chartID));   while (chartID!=-1)   {      if(chartID!=ChartFirst())        {         Print("Next chart is:",ChartSymbol(chartID),". TF:"...
I am using MT4 for some time.  Yesterday as I was moving the keyboard and mouse I accidenaly pressed some keys and the spacing between the candlebars increased and the whole graphic with indicaters etc streched.  Does anyone know how to fix the problem? Thanks.
I try to open order with OrderSend function. But it makes error code 136   Code that i use    void OnStart()   { //---/--- get minimum stop level   double minstoplevel=MarketInfo(Symbol(),MODE_STOPLEVEL);    Print("Minimum Stop Level=",minstoplevel," points");    double price=Ask; //--- calculated...
Hi forum, I had a look at some exotics and noticed that they often have large spreads but their daily ranges are also much higher than the major's ranges. For example the USDMXN has around 30 pips spread but the average daily range of the last 5 days is around 1360 pips. When I take this into...
I need a Hellp, please. I have some indicators MQL4 source file ( not .ex) but My MT4 cannot read it. I was putting this file to "Indicators" Folder. What i have to do to see my indicators on MT4 chart. Tank You for helping
Hi, im still a newbie on using expert advisors and indicators, My question is that i used the same indicators and expert advisors on 3 different brokers, but the 4th one requires that my ex4 comes with a mql4 source file to come with it, is there any way to create it or what do i do from there?
Dears,   How to understand "DRAW_SECTION"?  When shall I use  "DRAW_SECTION"? and When to use "DRAW_Line"? What's the difference?  Thanks.  
The "Entry Price" to buy EURGBP is listed as being "0.78617".  My base currency is USD. Is the "Entry Price" in USD or EUR? How much, in USD, would it cost to purchase a standard 100,000 lot of EURGBP?
I noticed that the DC will show a ms ping of 0 in the Status bar drop down list, but the journal will show ms ping of 0.83.  Well, shouldnt the status bar DC list also show microsecond or sub-millisecond precision (0.83 ms) instead of just rounding down to 0 ms?
I need some opinions about this. Lets take a BUY trade for example, we know that it is opened at Ask price. Then, the question is where to put SL and TP if we want them to be 10 pips, and why? SL should be at: Ask - 10 pipsBid - 10 pips TP should be at: Ask + 10 pipsBid + 10 pips    What about...
I am trying to recreate the BandWidth indicator for the Bollinger Envelope (not BBands, but Envelope). I am still struggling with the not normalized version. See code below. My issue: when trying to draw the line, no line is to be seen. The formula is (UpperBB - lowerBB) / middleBB. I tested around...
Hey folks, I simply wanna do the following thing: if the bollinger bands (upper and lower band) spread out, there should be an arrow on the upper and lower Band be drawn. For the upper band is it working, but for the lower band I'll get the array out of range error. May one specialist here can teach...
I badly need an indicator for forex tester for an alert at the price crossing a particular level. Would be immensely grateful for the help. I have spent 3 days, looking for it with no results!))
How do Mean ? https://www.mql5.com/en/charts/2852355/usdchf-m5-a1-capital-menkul  Metaeditor is has.  
  error 4108 (2)
I don't understand this: A pending order is opened with ticket 5 but it can't be closed even with the right ticket nr. it shows error 4108 what means invalid ticket. Later the order (here order #5) is filled & modified. That happens all the time in the tester with that ea. Can someone explain me...
According to some documentation signal subscription should be available in the toolbox but I am missing the tab here. Why?...  
Hello freinds, I have an EA that sometimes id going to "sleep". I mean that although the conditions are fit to open a trade, it doesn't open it. What I do is to reinstalle  the EA and then it opens the trades. Any idea how to overcome this sleeping? Thanks.   
I want to set a take profit for trades that will result in a specified dollar gain. How can I calculate this?  In the examples below, what math will I need to use to set a take profit that will result in a $50 gain?   Thanks!    Pair: NZDUSD  |  Entry Price: 0.770000  |  Volume: 53000 Pair: EURGBP...
Please, Please, Please, Please develop Metaeditor for Android quickly...many of us developers would really like to code on the go!
I am attempting to use several indicators such as macd, oscillator, etc against other indicators that have hard ranges, such as rsi and have automated trading based on their crossing points (currently only seen visually)  When I start a standard RSI(14) indicator window, and drag a standard MACD...
First of all, I apologize for my poor english, I'm using the google translator to write this post. This is my problem: Imagine that i've this class: class Example {    int hello;} And I need to do something like this extern int Aux;Example ex;ex.hello = Aux; I want to know if there's a way to delete...
Hello, Metatrader has the habit of popping up windows if it is used with incorrect login data. Therefore, it seems, one cannot backtest automatically, i.e. start instances of Metatrader from a program, without having it log in to a demo account. However, from time to time, logging in does not work...