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Hello How do I change the charts period to 6, 8, or 12 hour period? Currently I see the 1,4 hours but not 6,8,12.
After configurate and create a new account, I've installed mysql copy I tried to load an ea, but it doesn't load it. The error say: Signature check mismatch!! Anyone knows why that happens and can help me? Thank you very much ;)
on the Interbank FX Trade 4, is there any way i can combine the stockhastic oscillator and the candlestick charts together as one chart? if so, how? thank you
On my demo MT4 account there has been no change in the charts since 1/7/11. This is the last day which is available to me. My account number is: 1232438. Any help is gratefully received thanx chris
Hi, Everybody. This is my first post, so pls take it easy on me. I have done a search on the forum, but could not find an answer to my question. Having failed to obtain historical tick data from two brokers I am using I decided to collect it myself going forward. (1 min data from Metaquotes or...
Do anyone know what data the metatrader server [my broker] gets when my expert start working ? on my client I can see all the extern variables name with them values, but it is very interesting to know what my broker see. Another thing, lets say I have champion E.A what are the possibilities my...
Where is the setting in MT4 that shows me on my charts where I entered into orders? I've seen on other peoples screen shots a red vertical line that shows which candle they entered the order. I've also seen little triangles next to the candle to show at what price they entered the order. How do I...
The Mt4 MACD Custom Indicator (like the non-custom standard MACD indicator) draws the histogram and the signal line, and that is all. The other conventional macd signal line is missing. If you are like me, it is hard to follow/read just the histogram with the one signal line. I keep trying to...
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When the price is below or above the regression channel, my EA shall make a trade. But how do I get the value of the upper or lower line from the channel? I use "ObjectCreate("Obj_Reg_Ch",OBJ_REGRESSION,0,T1,0,T2,0);" for the regression channel. Any help is apreciated.
I am struggling to write an EA that sends an order after the price crosses 2 MA's in one bar. I have come up with: int init() {MA_fast=iMA(NULL,0,MovingPeriod1,1,MODE_SMA,PRICE_CLOSE,1); // gets moving average MA_slow=iMA(NULL,0,MovingPeriod2,1,MODE_SMA,PRICE_CLOSE,1);// gets fast moving...
I created an H2 chart using, v1.9 P4L PeriodCon.mq4 However, iClose(Symbol(), 120, 0) doesn't work. Any solution apart from FileOpenHistory("SymbolH2.hst"..... ?
Hi, I'm trying to code an EA and at some place in my code I've to update the stoploss of opened and pending orders. I'm displaying an alert with the informations about the order. When I run it, I receive a message like: "Count: 2 Stoploss 1.44705 for buy order: 46450421 orderType: 1". orderType: 1...
Hello, I'm using indicator: THV (Turhovich) Trix Divergence version 4 to read the trend. I also discover how to use this indicator into my algorithm with iCustom() function. Unfortunately, there's a problem occurred with this indicator. I also attached THVTrixDiv.mq4 below. There are 6 buffers....
Sorry if already answered here, but for a reason I need to analyze individual ticks for a symbol for a certain (not so long) period of time due to tuning up EA parameters. Pls, how can I get the values of individual ticks or how can I collect them? Can MQL4 export to excel? Thanks
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Is anyone using this ea, I can not get it to trade, or to back test on Oanda's mt4 platform. one thing I have noticed is that the ea's that work are colored blue, but click4pips is colored gray. Can anyone help me with this issue.
After studying up on MQL4 for a few weeks, I decided to create my first EA. The principle is to look for a pin bar (hammer) to form within the trend (prices vs 20EMA) and buy on the open of a new bar with 2 pips to TP for each pip to SL. After some initial hiccups, I finally got the EA to compile....
I want a stop loss order automatically open and close at a specific time. Which script is suitable ? Many thanks
Hello, I have a new EA. If the BID is above a 200 period moving average and the %B indicator is below 50% 1 period ago then buy at market. The following code does compile but in MT4 under the Journal tab it says "divide by zero" --- which I interpret as an attempt to divide by zero -- but nowhere...
Hi guys, I run the same EA on several currency-pairs. Will the EA's perform on higher speed if I'll duplicate the executable and let each currency-pair to run a different file? Thanks, James
Hi, I haved read some topics about this problem but i don't find a solution. in my c++ code i have: void __stdcall DLL_EXPORT exportdata(std::string [1] data); and : void DLL_EXPORT exportdata(string [2] data){anotherfunction([3]data[4]);} in mt4: #import "mt4_dll1.dll"   void      exportdata(string...
Thanks for any help you can give :) I want to use 2 indicators that trigger a trade. the 1st indicator is the precondition the 2nd indicator is dependent on the first I must set the 1st indicator with a shift since the 2nd indicator (2nd condition) will happen sometime after Would this be the...
I'm testing a new expert I've developed. What I don't understand is why are results in backtest absolutely different if I backtest it in 1M or in 1H? I thought that when backtesting 1H charts, backtester uses History of 1M, 5M, 15M, 30M and 1H. And that the most detailed history file is, always, 1M...
By checking the Skip Useless information option in Strategy Tester it hides negative results. But is it a good idea to see the worst case scenarios Optimization as these results may happen if the Optimization is not set correctly in the EA?
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hi all., does anyone know this guy by the name SCRIPTOR?,how can i contact him via e-mail? thanks.
Hi I am newish to Trading and Forex but am also a real idiot with Computers..Once I am set up I am fine...However I need someone to sit with me, (I live near Northampton) and explain the basics of MetaTraders, set up wht I need and to integrate another system onto this...Any recommendations for good...
Hello, I'm having trouble passing trade comments to and from a C++ dll. Basically I'm trying to pass an array of string values back and forth between a C++ dll. Any body know if this can be done? Thanks so much for any help! Tradingbigboy
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I have an issue with my indicator which I dont understand. I have a makelabel function which is supposed to create a text by each bar with a number. the alerts are just for my testing while trying to figure out this error void makelabel(int index){string name,cnt,period;  static int...
int init() { SetIndexBuffer(0, Uptrend); SetIndexStyle(0, DRAW_ARROW, EMPTY, 2, SkyBlue); SetIndexArrow(0, 158); SetIndexLabel(0, "NgepeBarak"); SetIndexEmptyValue(0, 0); SetIndexBuffer(1, Dntrend); SetIndexStyle(1, DRAW_ARROW, EMPTY, 2, Gold); SetIndexArrow(1, 158);...
All - I appear to be getting an Error Code 130 with the following code on a 1-minute candle chart: RefreshRates(); currOrderTicket = OrderSend(/*1*/Symbol(), /*2*/OP_BUY, /*3*/LOT_SIZE,...
i have seen https://www.mql5.com/en/code/10370 curIndex = utils.periodToPeriodIndex(Period()); do this means mql4 support OOP object function? thanks