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Is it possible If I do Quantitative calculations as an indicator and make the indicator create a spread sheet should the data be reflected the same if the idea was put into an EA. I ask because my EA results are 40% off the spreadsheet results for the same time period 2006- 2012.
Help coders, my EA has no trouble opening trades but doesn't close any. I suspect the trouble is in my OrderSelect loop but i can't figure out what's wrong. HELP!!!! //+------------------------------------------------------------------+            //| Signal Begin(Exit...
If you have a strategy for 1HR timeframe does it matter which broker you are using. Even though server times are different, 1 hour strategies should be able to execute on any server time correct?
What code do you use to 1) find out what the chart's current time frame is (M1,M5,M15,M30,H1,H4,D1 or MN1) 2) go 1 time frame higher: so if the chart right now is M30, use H1 in the code? This could work for every indicator, but for example with RSI, if you put it on a M30 chart, it becomes...
Hi, I have programmed the following code: double MA_Buffer[300];double RSI_on_MA[300];void CalcRSI(){int    i,limit=ArraySize(MA_Buffer);ArraySetAsSeries(MA_Buffer,true);for(i=0; i<limit; i++)   MA_Buffer[i]=iMA(NULL,0,13,8,MODE_SMMA,PRICE_MEDIAN,i);   for(i=0; i<limit; i++) {...
I'm trying to learn how to include files to my experts code of library: #property copyright "mit" #property link "" #property library int abra () { return(2); } code of ea: #property copyright "mit" #property link "" #import "mgk.mq4" int abra (); #import int init() { //---- //----...
I cannot get this array to display the values in order the first time the loop is run. It is supposed to display "0 cnt str 00" "1 cnt str 11" for the initial go round but instead it prints "0 cnt str " with no value for the arr[0] Then on the second round it seems to act as expected. I read...
How a expert can to read only last 20 history orders? Any idea?   for(int i=0; i<OrdersHistoryTotal(); i++)  {  OrderSelect(i,SELECT_BY_POS,MODE_HISTORY);  {  Do some ....  }  } Now read all history orders....
Hello, I have following problem: For example, if I activate my EA I have in the top right corner not a smiley, but some other sign. Even so for some other signs. There aren't shown correctly. It seems like the font is not installed or something like this. Please assist.
Hi All, I am not an advanced MQL4 programmer and I am struggling to understand the proper use of the GlobalVariables() function. Very simply I have an EA running on four currency pairs and there are 3 key variables (Profit, Stoploss, Ticket) that I need to monitor for the EA to run properly. I have...
Hello! Please, somebody can help me to define "High(iHighest)" and "Low(iLowest)" since a specific time? I can find this in the topics: double highestPriceAfterBuy = High[iHighest(NULL, 0, MODE_HIGH, iBarShift(NULL, 0, OrderOpenTime()), 0)]; How could I say High(Highest) since a specific time, e.a....
I wrote a program before using hours() & minutes() to find session times.It worked correctly. Now I've a aproblem using th same, and documentation sems to say that it is the time my ea ha been runing. And hours(timecurrent()) & minutes is the one to use. In my program I want to close trades at...
hi guys, i thought about something like that: i wanna test wether in the last 10 bars there is a rage of X pips. i coded it like that but it doesnÄt really work for me. can you help me? for(int countback = 20 ; countback >= 0 ; countback--)   {   int high20Ago = High[countback];   int low20Ago =...
I write MT4 EA's, scripts and indicators for a variety of users around the world all of whom are running at different versions. Do you supply compilers at different levels so that I can recompile any updates for each of them?
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For faster trading a question. Is there a way to get rid of the confirmation screen of a closed order? When closing trades manual the ' oke' button is needed for confirmation before you can close another trade. But when you want to close a lot of trades there is much delay. Faster closing trades,...
Hi, Does anyone know the best way of setting up windows firewall on server 2008 R2 ? My VPS provider sent the following advice: As you are only running Meta Trader from your VPS, I would advise that you only leave the inbound ports open for RDP access (3389) and the ports used by the Meta Trader...
I have codeing a Expert Advisor with wich you can trade your metatrader account with your mobile phone. it work with every mobile phone wich have a webbrowser, i have a 3 years old nokia mobile phone wich i can use for it, it does also not matter if you have a symbian or android smartphone, this...
Hi guys, I recently solved the problem of using anonymous pipes to get the output from an external shell command and thought that people here would appreciate the source, see below. This will allow you to: string rval = CmdExe("echo HelloWorld"); rval will now contain "Hello World" Enjoy.
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I JUST PROGRAMMED AN EA,BUT IS NOT PICKING TRADE
Is there a way to remove or hide cancelled pending orders from the 'Account History' tab?
I am saving my quotes in an csv-file. Does anybody knows a way of checking the completeness of the data automatically? The qoutes are saved like this: 2011.09.29 17:57 5646 5651 5646 5648 I think I can do this with reading and controlling the file with an ea or with an script?? Does anybody knows...
Please help me !!! How to codes a "Expert Advisor" to draw a box with bars ? Begin 00:00 Monday End 23:00 Friday Box will shift x bars to begin box include y bar to end Please help me, soon! Thanks alot.
Hi, I'm triyng to write my first EA and I've already got the first part of it (entry points). Unfortunately it gives me various Zero Divide errors in Journal.. :( I'm around this error for days and getting crazy!!! :( Can someone please take a look?...
Hi, my expert gives me the error 4051, so, there is some problem with the lot amount, but I could not fix it, can you help me out? The expert was working fine until I put this function into the order send. Thanks ticket=OrderSend(Symbol(),                          OP_SELL...
Hi, I'm wondering if it possible to create an EA which disable's all EA's on a MT4 client? E.g. When the account reaches a 30% DD in the last 24 hours, the EA will switch off the Expert Advisors function of the MT4 client. I looked at a few EA's like the Swissarmy, MPTM etc. All have a global SL...
Ran into a problem with an array. datetime arrobjt[2]={ObjectGet(id,OBJPROP_TIME2),ObjectGet(id,OBJPROP_TIME2),ObjectGet(id,,OBJPROP_TIME3)}; Thought this would work but I keep getting a variable expected "OBJPROP_TIME1" is it possible to use a function in this situation? Am I missing something.....
Hello, I'm currently developing a DLL expert advisor. I have come across weird issues in MQL4 code, which I hope you'll help me fix. Firstly, ArrayCopyRates does not seem to work as expected. When I copy the bars to a two-dimensional array, I receive it in a reverse order in my DLL. The nearest...
if I want to get the AccountProfit() high point and store in an double profit;, how can I do it ? thanks extern double a=0; double pf=AccountProfit(); if(a==0)a=pf; else if(a>pf)a=pf;
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My sendmail isn't working anymore. Worked fine up until a few weeks ago. was set to smtp.mail.yahoo.com.br:25 tried gmail, gmx & hotmail to no avail. Does anyone have sendmail working at a FREE email account? If so, what email site please... Thanks, Doug -
Hello...if anyone can help me pls...I want to add an alert sound to an indicator and I don`t know how...I tried a lot but I think I miss something :(...I want when a pattern it`s found to give me an alert sound...anyone who can help me please, I appreciate...THANKS IN ADVANCE...I have attached it...