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Hi Can anyone recommend some good/reliable historic Forex rates for downloading / importing to MT4 historic center directly(data format is accepted by MT4).It doesn't matter it is a free source or pay one. I realised the data available for downloading by MetaQuotes got some issues, it has missing...
Most of mt4's built in indicators have drop down menus in the user settings like the picture below, is it possible to do this in a custom indicator ?
The Below Indicator has a bug I've been working on for a few days. When you attach it to a chart, Buf_1[] is not drawn (on any bars below bar 0), but it starts drawing from candle 0 once you attach it to a chart. Interestingly enough, if you attach it to a chart and then compile it the Buf_1 values...
Hello Traders. Please let me indicate how I can put the alarm an indicator, ie when the price would cross my indicator is an alarm. Thank you very much partners. Greetings!
New article Genetic Algorithms - It's Easy! is published: In this article the author talks about evolutionary calculations with the use of a personally developed genetic algorithm. He demonstrates the functioning of the algorithm, using examples, and provides practical recommendations for its usage....
Is there a way to display a daily stochastic on top of an hourly stochastic chart? .....The idea is to use the longer time frame as a filter. \n This could apply to any indicator, doesn't have to be stochastic.// thanks
Is it possible to load an EA as you would by using a template, by some external windows control through a DLL?
Hi everybody :) I need to complete my Money Management system. Anyone has Trading System Safety Factor aka TSSF (https://www.mql5.com/go?link=https://championship.mql4.com/2008/news/366) EA in box ? Currenlty, i have these 3 cases: 1/ fixe 2/ geometrical 3/ proportionnal double Lots_ref = 0.1;int...
How can I change the comments on the transactions which have already been closed?
New article Creating an Information Board Using the Standard Library Classes and Google Chart API is published at mql5.com: The MQL5 programming language primarily targets the creation of automated trading systems and complex instruments of technical analyses. But aside from this, it allows us to...
I'm having real questions about the legitimacy of the ST. Setting aside that I can get different results simply by hitting the start button more than once, and that trades often are completely missing from the journal for days in the middle of a time frame, how about these two items ... First, why...
I believe MT4 Strategy Tester needs to give us options. MT4 Tester should NOT generalize and turn off features completely for speed-sake. Instead, MT4 should allow us to choose which feature(s) we want to turn off ourselve. You know file-reading, playsound, etc... What do you think????? Hm???
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Hello, i want to insert TSSF code in my EA as described in this article :https://championship.mql4.com/2008/news/366 Can someone explain me the following comment and formula for n trades window explained by Mr Fishchenko? "It is better to choose the time window on the basis of the...
A month has passed since the beginning of registration of the Automated Trading Championship participants. During this period, we received about 400 applications. Nearly the same number of applications was received for the first month of registration in 2006, when the first Automated Trading...
I've got two more steps to complete before I'm ready to go live. Interest Rate Trading and Error Handling Coding. I've been researching Interest Rate Trading but the process generated more questions than Answers. I'm gonna put this in list format and hope it makes the q/a more direct.   *Are...
Good afternoon. This EA has an error and can not find the solution, please help I need to correct Thanks Regards
I want to copy my mt4 (including charts and templates) to a usb key so that I can use it on other computers. Can anyone please tell me what files I need to move across? Any problems I need to be aware of? Thanks Mark
In strategy tester there is option to use control points. Can somebody give exact definition of this concept? Thanks.
HI to one and all, I'm confused (no news to many of you! (< 8) about the varying results obtained utilizing the Optimization Parameters. Why & how some results that have the maximum 'Profit Factor' doesn't have the biggest Payout, or Balance etc and have been wondering about how this could be so?...
Hi, I'm new to programming. Just wrote my first Indicator and I have a problem. The range of the indicator's values e change considerably when the time frames change. So, I wish to find a way to set different range for each time frame. I defined the range with "#property indicator_minimum" and...
i got critical error with one of my mt4, is it possible that EA caused this error? since i read from someone at metatrader forum post (https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/57952) i also did posted the errors to: metatrader4 forumbroker customer supportbroker mt4 programmer support internet security...
What is the easiest way to get Low and High price of a bar at a certain time? What is known is the time and time period. I want to be able to find the low and high of the bar at that price. I spent several hours trying to figure it out but don't know how to. Please help. Thanks ForexWatchman
Hi i have a function that adds ordersprofits from orders that have been closed, its in a extern file. (#include) the problem is following: OrderProfit comes in a rounded number ie. without decimals. i have checked all variebles that is assigned to orderprofit, to be double. when i:...
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Hey guys/gals, there seems to be a lot of discussion coming out of creating an article/manual for people completely new to mql and to programming as well. Let's use this thread to develop such a document. Everyone's input would be essential, newbies as well as gurus. ... Aim End Product: Complete...
hello, inspired from the idea of CROM in this thread (https://forum.mql4.com/33332) and my following inspection about the up's and down's of bars above and under the 20EMA line a wrote this simply indicator. i use it to mark a zone where no trading is allowed. mostly of time when my TrendyEA wants...
Helloooooooooooo !!!!!!!!!! People with more experience than me, I want to ask you if these ea´s based on price patterns ( without indicators ) could be a good system.. I know that it´s a daily system with a few signals but with a good Money Managment...... ( Tested in 20 years in 5/6 different...
Hi, I have been coding Inverse Fisher transform but it is still lacking some professional touch. It works if it is compiled "after" attaching to a chart. Re-opening the chart will not work either. I'd appreciate any help. thanks Leo #property copyright "Copyright Š 2010, MP" #property link...
Hi @ all, please i need help by my coding experience .... I have a very good script to buy or sell on ECN Brokers .... So far so good. I will improve it with a simple % MM . I have tested all things i known but i have no occur .... Please can somebody help me ? Attached is the script with my...
chart doesn't work. it always displays like below.and updating is never completed. what should I do? i'm using MetaQuotes-demo server. please help me.
Hi all, since trading is closed with my broker for the weekend, I have no way to test this reliably. I want to draw horizontal lines at the highest high and lowest low of the last five completed bars while the 6th bar is in progress. In other words, I want to draw the lines for data from times, say,...