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Hi, is it possible to calculate the sum of total StopLoss distance using one EA on different pairs with different timeframes e.g 4x charts: M30 EURUSD, H1 EURUSD, M30 USDJPY, H1 USDJPY using the same EA with different Magic number Could anyone please advise if I can get the "total StopLoss distance"...
Hi! somewhere iread a key combo, this listing all tha charts. can someone help me what was that?
Hi, I am not sure if this topic has been discussed before but my search did not come out with a solution to the problem. Some suggest that the loss of C drive space is due to some history log files stored under the MT4 directory. For my case, I did not do any backtest (only real time running) and...
I have sme code that draws a rectangle for the current day. How can I loop the code so that it draws a rectangle for every day on the chart? lprice is calculated by doing this: double lprice=iHigh(Symbol(),period_no,1)-iATR(Symbol(),period_no,14,0);    ObjectCreate("box"+Symbol(),OBJ_RECTANGLE,0...
I've come across a new system that allows you to set up your own trading rules quickly and easily. You can use technical indicators to set up trading rules — making it easy to set up a automated trading strategy. You can back test and optimize then turn it into a automated trading robot. Coll piece...
I installed Windows7 and there was no error in metaeditor. But After I installed ms office 2007, if I copy something in metaeditor, the program crashes. Can You solve this problem?
I have an EA with about 40 different parameters. This results in about 5000 possible combinations that I would like to back test for 2011 on a currency pair. Can I have MT4 test for all these combinations automatically without me having to go in an change one variable and restart the test over and...
For some time I have been using an indicator that I found in a forum. I has two little quirks that I have been unable to solve. 1. from time to time there are arrows just randomly displayed all over the chart. 2. to fix the problem above I have been just bringing up the indi properties and hitting...
Somebody knows the code to close a order when the candle close. I mean I want to enter a position in a candle with some condition but close that position when close price of the same candle. Thank you so much.
I have one big Expert Advisor (about 2000 lines) which is running on 10 currencies at the same time. When I start the MQL4 programm the programm will hang up (will not work any more) and I have to restart it 4, 5 times after it is running. The reason is, that the activation of the Expert Advisor...
Hello, I have a method called placePendingOrder() which should place: an OP_BUYSTOP order if the last pending order was an OP_SELLSTOPan OP_SELLSTOP order if the last pending order was an OP_BUYSTOP order. void placePendingOrder() { if( OrderSelect(lastPlacedOrderTicket, SELECT_BY_TICKET) ==...
can someone help to merge the following into one indicator please. 1. tadine trend 1 2. tadine trend 2 3 HA MTF 4 HA smoothed 5. Volty channel i have all the indicators if needed. thankyou
bonjour, quelqu'un peut-il m'expliquer comment télécharger les indicateurs et les transférer sur la MQ4.Merci00
Hello, I am learning about MT4. I am using a simple MACD EA. This EA is only making a trade and then stops doing the routine. What is wrong? I want to make trades continuously while the EA is being used in the graphic. Can anyone help me? Thank you!...
total = OrdersHistoryTotal()-1;if((OrderSelect(total,SELECT_BY_POS,MODE_HISTORY)==true)&& (OrderSymbol() == Symbol()))  {Print(" Last Order Ticket = ",OrderTicket());  } In previous topics about this, it has been said to get the last closed order it is neccessary to cycle through all the closed...
Dear Coders, I tried to write a simple code but it doesn't place any order if I set stop/target level on it. The code is below: if (maxbuy == 0) // Open one order ONLY  {    if (Bid <= open_price) // If market goes below open_price then open BUY     {      if(TradeIsBusy() < 0) return(-1);...
Hi, Being a total newbie in programming, I'm trying to understand why the orders placing script's TP function does not work properly. (I did not write the script) So here is the weird problem (active buy order example): When the approaching ask-line hits the originally set TP and moves forward,...
I just couldn't track an error down then found a very basic calculation not performing as expected - I've subsequently tried various combinations and reduced it to the following (comments / spacing removed). Variables are read from a file which is created in Excel (then copied & pasted). I...
Hello ; I would like to know if it 's possible in metatrader 4 to see charts in reverse axes like in Excel where we can inverse chart ?? if not can we do that in programming code for example we try to make candlestick but in reverse axes ?? thanks for your help :)
This balance sheet, says it all. Picture speaks a thousand words. For a total of 50+ recent trades, the breakdown of approach towards making my EA, is explained in the chart. I recalled not too long ago, Strategy tester keeps failing me to the point of no answers. Without any answers, I am...
Hi, I want to trade between 4:30 and 6:00 It seems that i can specify a logical command for hours, with (Hours()>=4 && Hours()<=6), but specifying the minutes causes logical errors. Any suggestions for trading this way?
int limit;     int counted_bars=IndicatorCounted();     //---- check for possible errors     if(counted_bars<0) return(-1);     //---- last counted bar will be recounted     if(counted_bars>0) counted_bars--;     limit=Bars-counted_bars;          //---- main loop           for(int shift= limit-1;...
I am experiencing the most unexplainable and frustrating error 130 - invalid stops when I am testing my EA! When the EA starts everything goes well - orders are placed without trouble: 07:25:11 2011.05.13 13:21 MartingaleEA EURUSD,M1: open #1 buy stop 2.00 EURUSD at 1.43081 sl: 1.42931 tp: 1.43241...
Hi, I am working on an EA that is based on MACD and bollinger bands. The idea is that when MACD crosses and price crossing the middle bollinger band coincide, price rides the band all the way up or down. I have attempted to code this, and have explained in the comments what I intend each snippet of...
I want make GUI for adjustment when im start script. I make simple DLL which have to show window. It works when I used this dll in c++ (dev), but when I run this dll from mql i get error in: RegisterClassEx() I use c++ and WinApi. Do anybody know why?
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Just a silly question; when I back test an EA robot I am writing; when I use the" control points", I get absolutely fantastic results. If I could only make my ea work like that in real life. (it took $200 and grew it to over $200,000 in from July 1, 2011 to present... Sept 27 (less than 3...
Hi all experts, Im having an EA which, I loaded on Multiple Currency. It works fine but, Some time if 2 currencies give signal at same time it avoids one signal and gives only one. I tried much more but not getting any solution. Plz! Help me! Thnx! in advance.
Who can help me to avoid that the server modify comment of order sent by my EA, It sometimes add to comment the string "[started/gap]" ? thank you
what is wrong with my code to open orders of a lot size based on what I want to risk.                     Print("AccountEquity(): "+AccountEquity() );                      RiskAmount = Balance*(EquityPercent / 100.0);                                Print("RiskAmount:...
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Hi all, First thanks to everyone for all the answers this has been great learning MQL4 I'm moving on to understand how to build array's Subject: How to store signals into a static array for example: Highs, and Lows of a series of candles etc, I will likely put a small line on top of each high and...