# MQL5.community forex forum for traders and developers

I suspect due to automation there is checks and balances that has nothing to do with documents uploaded. My seller verification declined after uploading of documents as requested: Legible, excellent clarity and all corners visible. I have been locked out of seller verification process several
I recently bought an entry point pro on an account I just opened via my iPhone and when it came to down loading it I wa asked to use a windows pc which I tried to is but could not open the account on my laptop and was asked to register which I did on my phone via Facebook and when I tried looking
Hi All, I´m pretty new to this platform and Forex trading but I have a basic question - how can they be so much difference of data between 2 brokers for the same symbol (ex: USDJPY) at the same time when I compare them? Thanks for the input. Rgds
Hi. Is It possible fix trend line? This way, If I graphic moves, trendline stays at same place I putted
How to start with MQL5  (227   1 2 3 4 5 ... 22 23)
This thread discusses MQL5 code examples. There will be examples of how to get data from indicators, how to program advisors ... in general, any questions from beginner to the MQL5 language. If you are just starting to get acquainted with the MetaTrader 5 terminal, then I can recommend the...
Become an Author at MQL5.com!  (149   1 2 3 4 5 ... 14 15)
Thenew MQL5 Community website at http://www.mql5.com keeps developing. Weinvite all of you to make your contribution to this development. Thenew MQL5is the evolutionary continuation of MQL4. The new language ischaracterized by the support of object oriented programming, by ahigher code execution...
Hello there guys, I have an "advanced" problem... I have just started copying a signal. (Context: - I have copied many other signals and am currently coping others in other MT4 terminals so I know how to copy). HOWEVER - this one today does not work!? Provider has 1:100 I have 1:500 with IcMarkets
Is it possible to transfer a MQL5 VPS to a different account, as well as transferring a subscription to a different account? Thanks
The beta version of the updated MetaTrader 5 platform will be released on Friday, May the 14th, 2021. We invite traders to join the testing of the new version, to evaluate all its features and to help developers fix errors. To update the MetaTrader 5 platform up to build 2920, navigate to Help \
Stop Trading Between Times  (21   1 2 3)
Hi All, I've searched all over the forum, but I can't find a way around my problem, which is to prevent my EA from continuing to trade between two times. I can do this between two hours (Hour()), but when it comes to times that include minutes, I get stuck. I just can't get my head around the logic
I will use this topic to post reported bugs to Metaquotes in a centralized place. Please DON'T POST here without contacting me in private firstly. I don't want this topic to become garbage and polluted by useless discussion. So contact me first please, we will check together if the bug is confirmed
Is there a topic here about assessing the quality and reliability of mql5 signals
MT4 looks like this. showing order numbers how do i get my MT% to do the same. right now it looks like Sincerely
Good evening, since a few minutes I get the error (in Subject) in the "journal" tab of my MT4. If you use the same credentials to access via the web, everything works. If in my MT4 I try to go in "Market tab" > "Purchased" I see my product, but the error persist. Could you help me ? Tks Igor
I had a custom indicator created and then used the strategy indicator for optimization. the best setting showed using the rsi period at 68 and buy and exit levels at crazy levls like 504 and 267 which I can't even get to show on an rsi with a period of 68. Any help would be much appreciated. I'm
Harmonic Trading  (5980   1 2 3 4 5 ... 597 598)
Hello all I have tested many strategies and many other stuff but i did not found them more accurant then basic analysis of the market. i mean,the Price Patterns. 1. harmony indicators: here and here. 2. candelsticks reversal patternsis here. 3. Price Patterns: - Price Patterns (Gartley,Butterfly,Bat...
I am using a Three Moving Average EA on the 4h time frame with the settings 20, 50, 200. I am getting really good results in my first two weeks of testing. Does anyone know of the long term flaws I should keep an eye out for while using such a method? Thanks
Best method to identify trend in forex  (68   1 2 3 4 5 6 7)
Hi guys, I just start a trading discussion about what the best method to identify trend. We know there are three type of trend: 1. Up Trend 2. Down Trend 3. Sideway. How we identify Trend? Thanks in Advanced.
This thread won't be about a question or problem, but rather about the anouncement of the presentation and documentation of an exciting trading concept. I plan to do a series of postings here in order to keep you guys updated. Anybody who has an opinion on the topic, please don't hesitate to comment...
Self-trained MA cross!  (82   1 2 3 4 5 ... 8 9)
Hi folks! I have an idea that I didn't work in yet and want to hear your comments! Moving Average crossing system in my opinion one of the best trading system if it optimized well. My idea is creating self-trained MA cross expert advisor that could learn what the best prameters to use: 1- slow...
does any one still trading the old school strategy ? i have a lot of pics that i've been posting and teaching ppl to trade like me, in some point it hurt my trades so i stopped it , now i will try again . first post is from yesterday night usdjpy. some past pic also posted , my DetailedStatement...
I'm new to forex trading and trying to build a portfolio of different strategies in order to not worry about single EA results too much. I'm trying to immitate quantitave investing methods from stocks. My question is - how could I do this with reasonable costs and if someone has ideas on how to set
Stochastic  (84   1 2 3 4 5 ... 8 9)
Hi all, I've been trading a live account for just about 4 weeks now and managed to tripple my account. I started with a $100 account at FXDD and my account balance is now$312.65 with a Floating P/L of -\$48.50. This does not bother me much, because I'm sure the EURUSD will go down on Monday. I'm...
Daily Breakout EA  (145   1 2 3 4 5 ... 14 15)
Hello Trading Fellows. First, look on my strategy: - Everyday on 0:00 GMT I make two pending orders: 1. Buy @ yesterday high 2. Sell @ yesterday low TP and SL for example: TP:20pips SL:15pips end. On GBP/USD, TP: 20pips, SL: 15pips in 32 days I have: 8 loss = -120 pips 25 win = +500 pips On another...
PriceChannel Parabolic system  (296   1 2 3 4 5 ... 29 30)
Some people asked me on the other forums about re-enter. But I am not using any indicator for re-enter. So I decided to create some simple trading system with re-enter based on indicator's arrow on the chart. Let's name it as PriceChannel Parabolic system. M1 timeframe. This is image for EURUSD...
Mr.Nims, Renko Ashi Scalping System.  (3548   1 2 3 4 5 ... 354 355)
Renko Ashi Trading System 2 Please read the pdf manual for this system. Good luck everyone. PS: Reuploaded the fixed ma in applied price indicator. Special thanks to FXchaser PS: Reuploaded the fixed macd alert indicator. Special thanks to Puzzlebird PS: Reuploaded a Special Settings Template for...
Efficient Trading System  (13   1 2)
Good afternoon, could anyone recommend me where I find en efficient trading system, or a platform that provides graphic proof of the efficiency. Any suggestions? I generally operate intraday or with short to medium time trades. Thank you
Simple Ichimoku System  (156   1 2 3 4 5 ... 15 16)
Simple Ichimoku System. Some members remember Ichimoku informational template for Asctrend M5 elite section system thread: https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/174756 and new set of this system from this post. It is so called Ichimoku informational template to check market condition on H4/D1 timeframe...
We use Bitcoin ;)  (480   1 2 3 4 5 ... 47 48)
Seems we need a Bitcoin thread to discuss about due the growing popularity of this virtual money. Forex-TSD is studying the idea of take Bitcoins as payment method and having our thread to discuss about pros and cons sounds as good approach. You will find more information on the official Bitcoin...
Dear ALL I find that if I use MT5 for trading the futures, I can't separate multi-strategies independent in the futures symbol. For example: I have 5 strategies with five different magicnumber but all trading in s&p 500. In MT5, it will combine the order to one. And it will rewrite the magicnumber
Hi there, I am new here and i want to trade stocks rather than forex/currency. I have not been able top find out where and how buy/sell platform Anyone please guide me Thanks \ JC
Is it possible to get binance futures historical data and live feed on metatrader5 ? if yes, how would I go about doing it
Forecast and levels for CAC 40  (22   1 2 3)
CAC 40 January-March 2017 Forecast: bullish with key resistance at 4924.69 W1 price is located above Ichimoku cloud in the bullish area of the chart. The price broke 4860.85 resistance level to above on close weekly bar with 4924.69 as a nearest bullish target to re-enter. Thus, the weekly price is...
Hi sorry but I'm really in the beginning ... I can't see the stock market but only currency exchange. Depends on the server where I am connected or wrong? Thank you
Bitcoin vs USD January-March 2017 Forecast: key resistance level at 850.15 to be broken for the bullish trend to be continuing Weekly (W1) price is located above Ichimoku cloud in the bullish area of the chart. The price is on ranging within the following support/resistance levels: 850.15...
Stock Market A To Z: 26 Names, Themes And Trends To Watch (based on the article) A is for Apple "The stock trailed the broader market in 2016, but there may be tailwinds in 2017. Tax reform may include a provision that incentivizes the company to deploy its billions in foreign cash back to...
Hi, as you see, I can only connect to Binance-Demo server. how can I connect to my real account on Binance in MT5
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Hello everybody, I want to trade on Binance broker via an Expert Advisor, written in MT5. Unfortunately, the course data for Binance are not available for the MT5. However, Phyton is able to both retrieve the price data from Binance through an API, as well as trading on Binance. Now there are two
How do you trade stocks on Meta Trader % and which broker can connect
DJIA January-March 2017 Forecast: long-term bullish; resistance level at 19,987 is the key W1 price is located above Ichimoku cloud in the bullish area of the chart: the price is on testing 19,987 resistance lkevel to above for the primary bullish market condition to be continuing. The price is...
The Best Stocks Of 2016: Nvidia (based on the article) The price was increased by 10% just for December only!
hello futures investors I have a question to you, I plan to invest in futures contract and I have question regarding margin. supposed I invest money with 200% no sl no tp but during the retracement cycle the price as you know will fluctuate up and down my concern regards down when. it becomes below
Hi I want to upload my EA to the market i get a error at the Automatic validation ( When i run it on back test or real accound i dont get any error ) the code is double optimallotsize( double PercentLossFortrade, double EntryPrice, double StopLossPrice , string SYMBOL) { if (PercentLossFortrade> 5
I have a script that launches the Meta Trader terminal and runs some EAs on a regular basis. For this, I use an MQL config file that I run this way: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader 5 \terminal64.exe /config:path\to\MetaTrader\folder\config\custom_config.ini The problem is that the Meta Trader window
Hi.. I´m doing Walf-forward optimization and I´d like to know if there is some criteria to pick a better configuration from backtest to run it on foward. I´m trying to find this procedure to use it in the last backtest optimization, on pre-living. Then, a better configuration can be picked up to run
I can't remember if I ever could change the input parameters just before starting to debug. It seems that I can when using real-time data but not when using historical data (which I always use). But it's not a big deal because I thought I could just change the value in the source and recompile. But
Dear Members I am a bit confused about what method to use in EA for indicators. Read few articles on this and come to conclusion that 'Implementing Indicator Calculations' inside the EA is best practice. However while going through this article 'https://www.mql5.com/en/articles/4602' on the forum
Help to code  (3)
Hello, after several hours of searching on google, Youtube and on the forum I finally found a way to export the mt5 data to Excel thanks to a small MFC application (DDE server), the problem is that the code allows to have only the name of a company that serves the account , the server time the
Hi everyone. I wonder how in the world the dealer can run the trade using EA. So when I hover to the running trade, It shows tooltips like image attached. Anyone have an explanation
Dears, I´ve executed my script in strategy tester mode, and found out that the same script, when executed in different times, is giving different results. The point is that, doing the same test several times, there are times I´ve got 3 trades, and there are time I´ve got 21 trades for the same back
I have a very specific object that i had watched in a youtube video I want to draw a chart like this on my template with all the symbols in my market watch and if a sell condition is executed it should display "SELL" in the respective symbol and timeframe. Any ideas
I am new to MQL. I am looking for a simple multi symbol multi time period EA template which can be used as a template to create new strategies? Suminda
NOTE: The continue operator passes control to the beginning of the nearest outward loop (while, do-while or for) operator, the next iteration being called. please CORRECT Me, if I am wrong ... for ( int i = ( int ) MathMax (prev_calculated- 1 , 0 ); i < rates_total; i++) { double vol;
i bought an EA from MQL5 platform. when my computer updated then EA not working waste one activation. is there is any solution for this
Could anyone make a EA that is one of my own signal ways (merging RSI with Moving average in MT5)
I have a custom indicator that I want to delete it when some actions happen and add new one with different inputs. Also if its possible just change the input of my indicator. // for example delete the first one and add another one or just modify the first one iCustom ( "GBPUSD" , PERIOD_M1 , "ticks"
Hello Folks, Recently I had to shift from mql4 (which I can code) to mql5 I want to create a moving average on a custom array that I have after some calculations in mql4 I used to calculate it as follows customMA[i] = iMAOnArray(customArray, Bars , maPeriod, 0 ,maMethod, i); I have done my search
Hello everybody, After some time learning how to code EAs, I am giving a first try at indicators : I'd like to create a custom indicator that shows : New deviation = Standard deviation + Highest standard deviation - Lowest standard deviation (Highest deviation and Lowest deviation should be
I have two custom indicators . I wish to use output of one custom indicator in another custom indicator. However I am unable to do so. I wish to achieve this functionality in code it self. What changes I need to make in the code below: 1 st Custom Indicator: SummationAverage
hello, it is possible to change Examples/Fractals.mq5 to show fractals with two colors, red and green? using two DRAW_COLOR_ARROW buffers? dont undersand, how to do this. experts, help, please )
Zigzag indicators  (641   1 2 3 4 5 ... 64 65)
Different zigzag's indicators please post here.
Hello, is it possible to get creation date of a specific indicator (mql5/indicators/<file> ? This code seems not to work: string path= TerminalInfoString ( TERMINAL_PATH ); string fn= StringFormat ( "%s\\mql5\\indicators\\%s" ,path, __FILE__ ); StringReplace (fn, ".mq5"
Hello community, i have the problem that my version is always indicated as 1.00, when i attach my indicator to chart. I mean what you see on page "Common" as version is always: 1.00, even my property is "1.20". Could not figure out the problem. The property is defined correctly and i put it after
All John Ehlers Indicators...  (948   1 2 3 4 5 ... 94 95)
Hi all... I'm dedicating this thread to all indicators by John Ehler's in the hope that we can get/make as many of them for MT4 as possible. Please post any MT4 John Ehlers indicators that you have here as outlined in his books "Rocket Science for Traders", "Cybernetic Analysis for Stocks and...
why has simple thing like coding a moving average on RSI to read values from 0 to 100 on the RSI window so hard.....I just can't imagine, no proper documentation. Any help
hello Can You Help Me For Convert This Indicator From Mq4 To Mq5 ! Thank You
Morning Does anyone know where I might find an indicator/EA that shows/activates when a moving average crosses the price line long or short. I've seen hundreds of MA Cross indicators (when MA crosses another MA) but struggling to find when a single MA crosses the price line. Thank you
Dozens of articles about indicators are available on this site. You'll find here examples of indicators and articles about how to create indicators. However, a beginner may have some difficulties choosing where to start when learning how to create indicators. So here are a few tips to help you find...
Hello. Anyone who has achieved to add bollinger plots to another indicator including all the inputs
Hi! I want to know something before I am going to place a order in the freelance section I have 2 indicators combined with the rsi and they work pretty good! I am not that often behind my computer and I don’t have all day to watch the charts. So the question is; can I get a ea or something that give
Hi, I'm looking for an editable multi line text box in MT5 that I can keep notes in on a chart. I gather I cant do this as standard with MT5, but I wondered if someone has a solution/indicator. I can't seem to find one. Any help would be much appreciated. I assumed (wrongly) that this would be easy
Solar Wind Indicator for MQ5 : This is a re-write of the old Solar Winds indicator for MQ5. There has recently been some 'excitement' about using this with other indicators for entry signals, and after a request to develop an indicator using it, I found that it was a classic re-painter - so I am
IND - The Overall Percent Risk - MT5 : Building good trading habits by seeing things in terms of percentage not in terms of money. Author: Rodi Chamii
EA - The Simple Trading Panel - MT4 : The simple trading panel is a trading tool that is very interesting because it will allow you to predefine your StopLoss and your TakeProfit in term of pips. Author: Rodi Chamii
Scripts: Close-All  (13   1 2)
Close-All: A script to close all market positions and/or pending orders. Author: amrali
Candle Size Info: This simple indicator shows information about size of candle in pips, include size of the shadow. It's very useful too Binary Options operations. Author: Janderson FFerreira
Averaging By Signal : This EA was created for learning purposes and can be developed for trading purposes. Author: Yulianto Hiu
ColorBarRange_HTF: The indicator draws a channel using the High and Low values of a candlestick of a higher timeframe specified in the indicator input parameters. Author: Nikolay Kositsin
Double smoothed EMA - multi time frame version: Short description. Author: Mladen Rakic
Support and Resistance: The "Support and Resistance" indicators shows the support and resistance levels using the Fractals indicator. The calculation of support levels is based on the "Fractals down", the calculation of the resistance levels is based on the "Fractals up" of the Fractals indicator...
New article Reversal patterns: Testing the Double top/bottom pattern has been published: Traders often look for trend reversal points since the price has the greatest potential for movement at the very beginning of a newly formed trend. Consequently, various reversal patterns are considered in the...
New article How to Subscribe to Trading Signals is published: "Signals" in MetaTrader 5 trading platform allow traders to connect to any signal issued by providers. Select and subscribe to any trading signals provider to copy all his or her deals on your account. How to become an investor and...
MQL_Easy: A cross platform library/framework Author: Dionisis Nikolopoulos
New article Other classes in DoEasy library (part 66): MQL5.com Signals collection class has been published: In this article, I will create the signal collection class of the MQL5.com Signals service with the functions for managing signals. Besides, I will improve the Depth of Market snapshot object
New article Using Self-Organizing Feature Maps (Kohonen Maps) in MetaTrader 5 is published: One of the most interesting aspects of Self-Organizing Feature Maps (Kohonen maps) is that they learn to classify data without supervision. In its basic form it produces a similarity map of input data...
MACD+Histogram: This is a normal MACD with Histogram. Its really simple coding but helpfull. Im not testing on MT5 but i think its ok with that. Let me know if youre tested. Author: PETER LE
Just trying to place a buy market order. I am following this https://book.mql4.com/trading/ordersend documentation input double Lots= 0.01 ; input int SL= 500 ; int start() { OrderSend ( Symbol (),OP_BUY,Lots,Ask, 3
Please look at the attached file for full code. **** int OnInit () { return ( INIT_SUCCEEDED ); } void OnDeinit ( const int reason) {} double TakeProfit,StopLoss,start_price; } int fun_vol() { if (Volume[ 0 ]> 1 ) return 0 ; else return 1 ; } int fun_touch( int stauts) { if
Hi, Can I ask some questions regarding MT4? i'm asking this because it's mql5 forum, but i can see mql4 questions here. is it allowed
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I'm very happy by the existence of Period_Converter_Opt.mq4 on 'Period Converter Optimized' so that I'm able to convert into my own comfortable time frame. But recently, after my broker shifting the Daily opening time from GMT +4 (opened at 5 am EST) into GMT +3 (opens at 4 am EST)...
MQL4 Order Send Fine But Nothing Happen, No Order Send. Can be a latency problem? Hi All, this code sometimes return me nothing after having all condition met for open an order. No error, nothing. Is it possible that in some ms price changed and order automatically discarded? Thanks in advance, I
Hi, Can we use the standard library in script? I'm trying to create rectangle using script and the library but nothing happen. Got no problem using ObjectCreate. #property strict #include <ChartObjects\ChartObjectsShapes.mqh> CChartObjectRectangle try;
Is anyone else having this problem
Hi, Say I run an MT4 optimization from 01.01.2016 to 31.12.2019 and then I want to test all strategies from previous optimization on the period 01.01.2020 to 31.12.2020 to eliminate those with poor results (on the basis that they were probably overfitted or not statistically significant enough so
Hey everyone, Trailing Step only work from the client side as I have read. Is it possible to use a Trailing Stop with a VPS? Thanks, PiL
old tick  (8)
Hi, what's means when "Old tick" appears on Diary?? thanks Bolla
The MetaTrader 4 platform update will be released on Friday, May the 14th, 2021. The new version provides the following changes: We have significantly optimized platform operation under Wine on macOS and Linux : Fixed display of emails, news, chats, as well as of Signals and Market sections. Fixed
Hello, how can I code 3 identical i-Regs with different settings? I tried: extern string i_Regr_1 = "---i-Regr_Settings" ; extern int degree_1 = 4 ; extern double kstd_1 = 2.0 ; extern int bars_1 = 120 ; extern int shift_1 = 0 ; extern string
Ea testing  (1)
hello guys i created my Ea by FSB and i wantet to test it with mt4 but ive got this error : There were 1 passes done during optimization anyone can help? thank you
I am trying to copy a signal from a telegram forum that lists multiple TPs into my MT4 on iOS. There is a tutorial video where they place multiple trades for the same pair, each with one of the different TPs from the signal. When I try to do this each subsequent trade I place with a new TP
Hello Guys, i found the function StartScript to excute scrips over ea events this is the function :  #import "user32.dll" int RegisterWindowMessageA(string MessageName); int PostMessageA(int hwnd, int msg, int wparam, string Name); void keybd_event(int VirtualKey, int ScanCode, int Flags, int...