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Hello Everybody, i've added VLINES with my Indicator ... i wanna caption them so you can see where it referes to. i've added Text vertically nearby the lines (see pic) ... however, the text captions move when shown price range changes. What would be the best way to caption the lines so that the...
Hi, I am looking for a way to define a list of Symbols which will be opened once I launch the MetaTrader. I ask it since I need to open quite a lot of window's symbols that are changing every few days and doing it via the UI is a nightmare... perhaps, - There is a file that ia can edit manually and...
I'm sure this has been answered before but I've searched and can not find the answer. How is a buffer value addressed/accessed through iCustom? say if I want to get information out of buffer 0 or buffer 1 of an indicator.
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Hi Guys I have an EA i have been building over a few months but i have come to a halt on a part of it so I am looking for some help please if you go to the function marked check signal you will see i am using the int iRetVal to give me signals however it no longer give me anything but a 0 if you...
This is my first attempt to program or code using more than one currency pair. The currency being traded is Only the EURUSD on the one min. timeframe. Some of the required criteria hasn't been put in the code yet. For right now, I would just like to see it make trades on the backtest or visual...
As the title suggests when I right click on a chart and select Indicator List my charts freeze up and I have to do a cntl / alt / del to shut the program down help
i am a total newbie to creating expert advisor.i know this will benefit us all on this forum.i have an indicator that i have been using for sometimes now and its very profitable hence the need to automate it.it is called trade assistant.please help automate this.trading conditionsTO BUY-when all...
Hello, Planning on using multiple orders: extern string TP="18,46,72"; How do I separate this into int variables? Hoping to have room for unlimited int variables so how can I find the number of orders and the individual int values? THX
Hello, How could I get the last value of Time[0] for the iBand for a determined timeframe ( for example 1 minute ) and use it as a constant during 1 minute, til there is a new one. Example: 10:00:03 UpperiBand is 1.4320 this value is used as a constant ! 10:00:04 UpperiBand is 1...
Hi, Before placing an order, I am trying to check whether any Buy/Sell order is already executed during the current M15 bar. In real-time it looks like working. but while back-testing it executes more than one order in the same candle. Can some please tell me Why? and how to rectify?    ......
Hi, Got an error for MarketInfo. The EA error "unknown mode 0 for MarketInfo" for the trade entry for the codes below: double MarketSpread = MarketInfo(CurrencyPair, MODE_SPREAD)*Point; double AskPrice = MarketInfo(CurrencyPair, MODE_ASK); double BidPrice = MarketInfo(CurrencyPair, MODE_BID); where...
I wrote an EA to automate the process of typing SL and TP (code below), however the code works only on buy side. Can some experts tell me what went wrong? The problem seems simple yet as a newbie I can't tell. T.T //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //|...
Hi, I'm looking for MT4 4.00 release 399 or 402, anyone could share it? This is for backtesting purposes. Thanks
I am looking to build an EA. but unfortunately i don't have any knowledge of MQL language. i request to all senior/expert members of this forum, that please make it for me if possible. here is the criteria:- if price hit a buy target on chart, then the EA will automatically place a buy/sell order at...
Hey guys How do you had to a datetime value. One thread said that it is held in seconds.. so to add 3 hours you would datetimevalue + (3*60*60) which would give you a datetime 3 hours ahead but that didn't work I basically want to use OrderSelect() & OrderOpenTime() and check if my pending...
Hi, 1) how do I do screenshot MT for some bars? Example: I want screen only 110th - 120th bars with max. zoom? 2) And Can I do screen some more windows? Function WindowScreenShot() doing screen only actual window though I have windows side by side.... Help me, please. Thanks.
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void start()  {   double p=1/30;   Print(p);  }   does anyone know why it shows "P" is 0? I think it would be 0.0333333.... What mistakes did i make? Thanks alot for your time.
Hi, The following is an excerpt from the EA log: 2011.11.24 18:09:13 ADB-EA EURCHF,H1: Historic data on M1 up to date (0 bars, first on 1970.01.01 00:00) 2011.11.24 18:09:13 ADB-EA EURCHF,H1: Historic data on M5 up to date (0 bars, first on 1970.01.01 00:00) 2011.11.24 18:09:13 ADB-EA EURCHF,H1:...
Hi, It may sounds very easy for who knows it, but not for me. Any help, I just want to caculate the slope of the Bollinger Band Indicator each 15 seconds. many thnaks in advance.
Hi, Could anyone please tell me what I can do about this error: 2011.11.24 13:08:14 '428334': modification of pending order #1872705566 buy limit 0.10 USDJPY at 77.100 sl: 0.000 tp: 0.000 -> price: 77.100 sl: 76.800 tp: 0.000 failed [Invalid volume] which is being generated by...
New article Testing (Optimization) Technique and Some Criteria for Selection of the Expert Advisor Parameters is published: There is no trouble finding the Holy Grail of testing, it is however much more difficult to get rid of it. This article addresses the selection of the Expert Advisor operating...
Has anybody any idea how to count the result of all active orders for all different Symbols at one time? For example I have opened: 0.1 Lot sell EURUSD -> OrderProfit() is -10.00 USD 0.1 Lot sell EURCHF -> OrderProfit() is 8.00 USD 0.1 Lot buy USDCHF -> OrderProfit() is -22.45 USD 0.1 Lot sell GOLD...
Hello Everybody, i've read through the book and documentation to figuere out something about pushing values to an array, but it seems that you have to declare array size when declaring the array ... is there a way to make the array dynamic and push and clear elements values? thanks, jacob
Good day, I want to make breakeven code but I get sometimes OrderModify error 1. The MQL4 help book tells me that this happens "If you pass unchanged values as the function parameters, the terminal will generate error 1 (ERR_NO_RESULT)." What means this "unchanged values"? Does this means that...
I've been able to successfully create my own alerts recently but I want both an alert and a playsound at the same time. Problem is when I do this only the alert fires or the sound is cut off to play only a small portion of the orginal sound. Any ideas for a solution for this would be appricated...
Hello Everyone !!! DO you think is possible to write Market Profile with Volume Profile and WVAP ? not just intraday, monthly weekly charts too. Somthing like http://www.sierrachart.com/ do . best regards. http://www.aboutforextradingblog.com/
Hello Everybody, i'm trying to set rectangles in an Indicator Window. It seems that you can only use time as X-Coordinate. Thats why i wrote a function that calculates a wanted coordinate value into a time value at the horizontal time line displayed in the Indicator Window. That works great, but if...
How can I download tick data for EURUSD since Jan 2008.
Attached is an EA I coded, which does need a Forex account that allows hedging for it to be useful. Putting it online here for others to use is simply to give something back to this forum and as a way to say thank you. It is a "Trade Manager" type EA, not a trading strategy. It works as follows: For...