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Does anyone know how to fix this? On older displays it looks fine but on a newer display the radio button group looks terrible as in the attached image . Generated from MT5's sample code. Even if I make the radio group larger the items in it are still squashed and there doesn't seem to be any way of
  Become an Author at!  (147   1 2 3 4 5 ... 14 15)
Thenew MQL5 Community website at 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...
I tried dividing numbers (doubles/floats) but my indicator stop moving in strategy tester . double FirstNumber = NumberArray[ 0 ]; double SecondNumber = NumberArray[ 10 ]; Comment ( "First : " +FirstNumber+ "\n Second : " +SecondNumber); //This comment part above works just fine double Divided =
  MT4 to MT5 code converter  (563   1 2 3 4 5 ... 56 57)
Rewrite MQL 4 to MQL 5 Script A script which converts MQL 4 code to MQL 5 code was developed by Keiji and Circlesquares on the MQL4 forum. First, download the following files and place them in your Metatrader 4 / experts / include folder - mt4accountinfo.mqh - mt4string.mqh - mt4datetime.mqh -...
i have an EA sending push notifications to my phone. it is hosted on mql5 vps. it was working fine and i was receiving all the push notifications. then out of the blue it stopped sending notifications and the journal has many of these messages "2019.02.12 16:03:31.642 Notifications: failed send...
Hi I will need some help. I download some indicators on my MT4. I can see them in my market list. When i clicked on them, the install window popped up, then I clicked "ok" to install them and they don't install, MT4 not responding and they don't even appear in the indicator list. Any suggestions? I
The MetaTrader 5 platform update will be released on Friday, February the 26th, 2021. The new version features the following changes: Terminal: Added ability to access Depth of Market data via the Python API . Three new functions allow quick obtaining of data for statistical calculations and machine
Imagine my surprise on Friday last weekend when i woke up to withdraw my funds from Mql5 and there were no payment options available for withdrawal !. First they took down PayPal last month and now no webmoney or epayment withdrawals. And i have since sent service desk a message on Friday but no
Hello, I know that high frequency notifications will fill and crash queue. My use case is that I have 16 charts running on 1 minute chart and signals sometimes happen from multiple charts at once. I know there is some limit on sending per second or minute, but it seems that the platform is not...
I’m following a signal and something very strange happened already 3 times to my account: trades that are still open in the signal account got closed partially on my account. I mean that, for example,  if on my account a trade is 0.60 lot, I get a closure for 0.09lot and the trade remains open with...
Hi, is there any indicator that can accurately predict big moves? so i dont get trapped trading jn range moves
  topic deposit  (1)
good afternoon I put my number phone in my profil, I checked my phone number with a code but I don' have the topic to deposit in my account. How long time to make it appear please? Thank you
Hi, For some reason I don't know why my VPS is crashing and causing my robot to restart. Also clearly there is missing data in the journal as you can see from the photos. The EA made a couple of trades - you can see them in the attachments, but there is no info in the journals (from 17:23 until
Hi, how can i remove the sign on the graph. I couldn't find it on the help section and maybe I don't know its name
I'm being stupid and can't work out how to do this on MT5 :-) Can anybody offer any advice? Thank you
Hi, Totally newbie here so sorry for this clueless question -- Is it possible to use mql5 for stock charts? Those youtube videos that I saw use some tool that pretty close to what mql5 is showing but they use it for stock charts. But I've poked around in mql5 and wasn't able to find such capability
  Can you say forex is gambling?  (40   1 2 3 4)
Joshua Brown, vice president of investments in a renowned New York asset-management firm once said that the forex from his perspective is too risk fraught for an individual investor to engage in preferring to label forex trading as gambling with retail investors in ignorance throwing money into...
  How does a broker work?  (12   1 2)
Please suggest me a good book in these areas: ECN/STP, A Book/B Book, Bridge&nbsp, Interbank / Intermarket, Trading managment system and How does a broker work?
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
Discover in 15 Minutes: Watch the Video about Trading Signals in MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 The most frequently asked questions related to the Signals service will be collected and processed in this topic. The list of questions will be updated from time to time. Soon we will try to give answers...
Hi Traders, Cut story short: my history showing that majority of trades which went down 20 pip or more are still hitting TP afterwards! Great! So I would like to open second position (when 20 pip in loss) with same SL, same LOT size, same TP or may be @ Entry Point of original trade. Is there a name
Hi everyone I would like to know if avatrade has a fixed spread on the EURUSD pair . I find conflicting information on the internet. So does Avatrade have the right conditions to make my robot go on EURUSD
  Self-trained MA cross!  (77   1 2 3 4 5 ... 7 8)
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...
Hello to everyone! It might be the most important question we have to comprehend before jumping into the wild Forex jungle. So, thinking of riches fast? Heard the stories of quick money coming from the sky? Yes, it happens with everyone here. NO EXCEPTION! But sadly, just within a few days, weeks or
Hi everyone, I would like to share my scalping strategy on the SP500. I would like as well any feedback, I am open for any constructive criticits. Ideally, by sharing this WE could try to create a profitable strategy, I'm willing to see what are your opinions and even sharing your own strategy if
  Elliot Wave Indicators  (220   1 2 3 4 5 ... 21 22)
request Wave Indicator or Elliott Wave --
I just started this thread as a continuation of the talking made on this topic (we can read it). Or make it shorter: it was some discussion about forecasting/predicting of the next candle or direction of the movement or market condition evaluation. And it was around standard indiocators in...
  MONEY MAKING manual trading system  (532   1 2 3 4 5 ... 53 54)
Dear All, As this is my first post on this forum you may think that i am a newbie which i am for sure in comparing with some forex gurus like Igorad, but after spending couple of years in losing money, researching, losing money, researching and finally earning money i don't feel like one . I...
Hi again, The Multiple Regression Analysis and Forecasting template provides a solid basis for identifying value drivers and forecasting time series data. While it utilises a range of commonly employed statistical measures to test the validity of the analysis, results are summarized in text for ease...
One strategy I can use is Andrew's fork
hello, how can we subscribe to this live data
Problem: User (me) is unable to place futures orders from MT5 Windows/Android platforms, both Android mobile and Windows Desktop attempted. Can the user place orders using a different platform? Yes, User can place orders using Multicharts and any CQG platform. these orders filled as expected. Can
  Apple  (41   1 2 3 4 5)
AAPL Technical AnalysisL daily bullsh with 120.35 resistance to be testing for the bullish trend to be resumed Daily share price is located far above 200 SMA in the bullish area of the chart: the price is on testing resistance level at 120.35 to above for the bullsh trend to be continuing. If the...
I really appreciate tesla and it is possible that it could see a lot of growth in Q2 2021
Dear Community, I just wanted to ask where I could find a history for US30. I need like at least 10 years old date. Please advise and thank you. Cheers, Mazen
Hi, Do you guys know any broker which have at least the last 2 years of US500 history data with Real Volume
I was doing a research for low risk and high reward crypto investing ideas and someone suggested Arbtrage<Deleted>.com looks good, anyone got any other suggestions
  The CHOP  (1)
Hi Guys question what indicator is best for recognizing the CHOP, sideways price action, other people call it consolidation or accumalation for all time frames? Thanks
Hello guys Is it possible to connect Nest trader to MT4 for real time data... for technical analysis in mt4? Please help
I've searched Google and this forum but found no straightforward answer to this question. It seems like some U.S. stocks can be traded with CFD only. It seems like there's a IB plugin to use but it doesn't look like historical data is provided to backtest. Has someone ever tried it with success? I
Hi all stock traders using MT4/MT5 im new to trading stocks on MT4/MT5,, Im looking for few EAs that can check How stocks are working to study & then code one for myself Could anyone give me some or direct me to the right place to take it/ learn how to code it please
Hello, Where can I find an example of EA to trade stocks or ETFs? An EA based on a moving average would be fine. Thanks in advance, Pierre
Download Link: After watching different youtube videos about different systems It came into my mind to try an build an binary options strategy towards CJA's (TSD) Dolly 15 system. Make an breakout strategy that...
  Crypto Trading  (2)
Hi guys anyone have crypto trading ideas? Share knowledge to others
I'm quite new to COF trading. Anybody else here trading on Amazon, NVDA, Google, Netflix, Tesla, Facebook, Apple etc
hi Everyone ! Can you help me to find an EA that closes all orders of specific magic number when the sum of all those trades are +x$ Thanks
Hello Guys, I want to build a EA for my Strategy and found nearly everything I need for it, but i can't put everything together to a running EA. For example I want to use the Fractals Indicator and found finally the code for it, but don't know how to include all other "filters" (moving averages
Hello. If I buy a ea and use all free activation is it possible to get more activations? Is it possible to buy the ea a second time to get the activation again
Hello Experts, Been trying to google the answer and look into documentations, but I cant seems to find the answer. I am trying to understand whether CMoneyFixedRisk works on different account currency from symbol? E.g. Trading EURUSD but my Account Currency is SGD. Will the 1% fixed risk be
Hi, Mql5 EA that is rented, and running on MT4 VPS is making errors. See attached. The EA says open 0.02 Lots, VPS opens 0.01 Lot, then opens another x2 0.01 lots??? Can anybody help here. Thank you
Hi there, I'm having difficulties programming an EA to execute orders after 4 down/up bars. I want it to consider only the bars in the same day but it executes orders based on the previous day last bars. For example, if the last 4 bars of the previous day where positive it will buy within the first
I got this message when I rent virtual platform in the another VPS IN MICROSOFT WINDOWS, also this masseg is come when I clos platform and open it again with the virtual platform is! workink on ”You want to trade 0.0 lot, but your broker's minimum is 0.01 lot. The trade/order will continue with
Any one can help me to make this EA to close opening trade after 30 second
The more I play around and develop EA's I find I am using the same blocks of code again and again (Check for New Bar, Check if a trade is already open, PipDigits and so on). Rather than copy / Paste these from EA to EA I was looking to create a standard library I can import to any EA I make and save
I need an EA that can track multiple symbols' prices (around 10) , and open/close positions when certain prices meet certain conditions. I know that if the EA is attached to one symbol, then the OnTick() function will notify the EA when the bid/ask price of the symbol changes. I basically need the
Hi all, I want to ask what happens if I register the EA to the VPS, when the EA creates and reads SQLite DB files? If possible, is the location of the SQLite file will be on the same cloud server or on local? And what about adding SQLite file to existing EA that already registered to the VPS For
Maybe a quick question, but I'm struggling to find the answer myself. I'm trying to initialise all elements of an array within a struct at struct definition, currently using a constructor. I can't get the right syntax though, or maybe I can't do it this way? - Can someone help? struct myStruct {
I am trying to find all consecutive timeframe pairs (for timeframes from M2 to H1) that preserve a candlestick’s upper wick for the duration of a week and keep updating the pairs regions drawn every 5 minutes. A rectangle will be drawn for the wick area. Let me explain further: This is the array of
  EMA+MACD  (2)
Hello guys... I want to put an EMA inside the MACD indicator. Can anyone help me
I'm trying to buy and sell at market value with the "Instant Execution" method (see here I have filled the required properties of the request, but OrderCheck returns error code 4756, from the docs:...
hi, everybody. I need to put my personalized indicator into my EA to pass the test in mql5. This is problem: foto1 okay photo2 error i thank whoever wants to help me
Hi Guys any idea what this original indicator is called? i cant seem to find one with the exact same settings. many thanks
  Tick counter.  (28   1 2 3)
So , if i understand all this forex terminology correct , a tick is one change of a price. Right i am ? Are there any known tick counters,indicators. ? I think that a thing like that could be interesting, becouse when the price starts to chage , it is changing more and more rapudly. Breakouts for...
Im a beginner and figuring things out. Apricate if someone help me understand how to add a additional buffer to the below code. Both the divergence buffers gives varying indicator value and i would like a new buffer that has 1 or 0 when the divergence arrow appears
Hi everyone, I was wondering if anyone could share a "Currency Strength Indicator" (which measures the strength of a currency's price in relation to other changes) for Metatrader 5. Thanks and have a good day. 
Hello Everyone, I am looking for a particular indicator for MT5 that will allow me to hide all wicks from the candles and just show the bodies (purely open/close body). Could anyone point me in the right direction? Thank you in advance
I would like to have something like this in the screenshot. It's obviously a mock-up I made in an image editor. I don't need candles. Just the moving averages would be fine. The code repository is so large no one can possibly ever see everything in a lifetime. Does anybody here know if such an
Firstly hello to everyone, my first post after much reading of what seems a great community! I'm trying to put a price marker 'gauge' with two halves after the end of the chart (I use candles). I want it to illustrate the necessary price movement to cover my spread (on the left half) and on the
  Dynamic zone indicators ...  (1581   1 2 3 4 5 ... 158 159)
It seems that David Stendahl can not help him self Where his name appears "attached" to some indicator or TA way, it sure is worth trying it out and studying it. The basis for these were originally published in the Stocks & Commodities July 1996 issue (attached the original article here). Do not be...
I am attempting to create an mql5 heiken ashi indicator smoothed and corrected using the attached mq4 version. It seems it is calculating the values correctly as it prints out reasonable numbers, but the values are not painting on the chart. Is there anything obvious I'm missing wrong with the
I'm attempting to convert this WAE (Waddah Attar Explosion) to MT5. I ran it through the fxdreema converter and it looks run and paint new candles, but it isn't painting previous candles and it runs extremely slow. Am I missing something obvious? I'm new to mql5
I am using Haiken Ashi indicator with metatrader4, when I try to use Haiken Ashi indicator on metatrader5 it does not follow the candlesticks buts standing still in the background on scaled fix chart window. Is there problem with my installation or should it working like that on metatrader5? Is the
I tested these sample codes for delete indicator on the chart: mql4: mql5: The "ChartIndicatorDelete" function works for delete self indicator. But can not delete another
I know this must be really simple or obvious to others but I am still kind of new to MQL5 and am only partially successful at converting my MT4 indicators (my EA is going to be a nightmare, I'm sure). The data shows when I use the print function but no lines are displayed. Also nothing shows for
I'm new to the community, so please move this topic into more appropriate sub-forum, if I picked wrong one. I'm planning to release a set of Bitcoin indicators (it will be one product, though), which, to my surprise, I haven't found neither on the web, nor as MT5 extension. Basically, it's going to
New article Comparative analysis of 10 flat trading strategies has been published: The article explores the advantages and disadvantages of trading in flat periods. The ten strategies created and tested within this article are based on the tracking of price movements inside a channel. Each strategy...
Money Fixed Risk: An example for calculating the lot value in accordance with the risk per trade. ‌ Author: Vladimir Karputov
New article Self-organizing feature maps (Kohonen maps) - revisiting the subject has been published: This article describes techniques of operating with Kohonen maps. The subject will be of interest to both market researchers with basic level of programing in MQL4 and MQL5 and experienced...
Sound Alert Entry Out: Plays a sound when position is closed. Author: Vladimir Karputov
Waddah Attar Monthly Fibo Indicator: This Indicator Draws 7 Level Of monthly Fibo With Back Test. Its very power Levels Author: waddah attar
Candle Time End And Spread: The indicator shows candle end time and current spread. Author: mohd firdauz zainal abidin
New article MQL as a Markup Tool for the Graphical Interface of MQL Programs (Part 3). Form Designer has been published: In this paper, we are completing the description of our concept of building the window interface of MQL programs, using the structures of MQL. Specialized graphical editor will
Base64: Simple coding/decoding of entries in Base64. Author: Renat Fatkhullin
New article Graphical Interfaces XI: Integrating the Standard Graphics Library (build 16) has been published: A new version of the graphics library for creating scientific charts (the CGraphic class) has been presented recently. This update of the developed library for creating graphical interfaces...
Kijun Sen Candles Two Colors: This Indicator draws different color candles above and below a Kijun Sen line. Author: file45
New article Developing a self-adapting algorithm (Part II): Improving efficiency has been published: In this article, I will continue the development of the topic by improving the flexibility of the previously created algorithm. The algorithm became more stable with an increase in the number of
MR FIBONACCI ROBOT : Fibonacci PRO ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ You want to become a constantly profitable 5-star forex trader? ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ FIBONACCI PRO is a professional expert for trading according to the Fibonacci Retracement method. 1. MANUAL_CONFIRMATION - manual confirmation of transactions; 2. FIBO_CLOSE_PRICE
Trend direction and force: Trend direction and force Author: Mladen Rakic
Volatility ratio: Volatility ratio - standard deviations based Author: Mladen Rakic
ChartBrowser : This is an utility which allows you to list all open charts, indicators, expert advisers, and scripts in alphabetic order, and switch between them. Author: Stanislav Korotky
Hey all, Was wondering if anyone could help me add the reverse trading option/input for my EA? By that, I mean when EA wants to open a buy it will open a sell instead (invert trades) buy = sell sell = buy Cheers! input int TP= 500 ; //TakeProfit (Points) input bool useBE= true ; //Use BreakEven
Hello Everybody; I have a robot program below. I want to make changes but couldn't succeed. Working system of the robot; trading in daily candles. When the daily candle is closed, the next day when the candle is opened, it opens both buy and sell. Puts 10 pips of profit. I do not want it that way
Goodnight. I am very new to programming and wanted help with this problem. extern int MagicNumber= 10001 ; extern double Lots = 0.01 ; extern double StopLoss= 0 ; extern double TakeProfit= 0 ; extern int TrailingStop= 0 ; extern int Slippage= 3 ;
Hello I uploaded an MT4 product, failed validation for reasons test on EURUSD, H1 there are no trading operations test on NZDUSD, H1 there are no trading operations test on GBPUSDcheck, M30 there are no trading operations test on XAUUSDcheck, Daily there are no trading operations It is true that EA
Good evening to all, I'm new on the forum and I have a small question: how to write in a txt file with mql4, I found topics in this forum that led me to try things but without success ... Thank you in advance for your answers
Hi All, I have wracked my brains on this and i know there has been a lot written on NormalizeDouble() to send valid stops and take profits. But I just cant get this to work. Here is the code. Its sending a limit order. I have hard coded entry level prices to make sure i dont place an order too close
We coded a simple martingale strategy EA that immediately opens new order and closes upon reaching TP. For this demo bot, we had $1 as TP. But for some reason, THIS happens: I suspect this to be a latency problem from a laggy VPS (where multiple demo bots are running) but I'm not sure. Would
Hello Everyone ! Love the Open Position v3a indicator (attached) for the simplicity. However it takes too much space when opened in the separate window. So I was wondering - Is there any chance to open it in the chart window - not in the separate window ? If so, will it be possible to adjust it's
Deal all, I need your help! I am testing one of my experts on two MT4 terminals using tick data 99.9% accuracy at the same time , by the same setting, on the same broker. But the results I am getting are different! If you saw the results you would think that they are different experts! I tried back
  ICustom function  (223   1 2 3 4 5 ... 22 23)
hi there first i must say really lots of helpfull info on the board here its great:D next my question how do i get the indicatorresult (or other variable) as a returnvalue if i call it with icustom ? i tryed to analyze the code of some other indicators for that part but... theres no difference (or...
Hello fellow MQL4 programmers, I need your help please. The indicator stated below seems to work fine on first hand but I do have an issue - it doesn't refresh the last bar value - it simply ends and there delivers no signals My indicator (HMATriple) is based on another MTF indicator (MTF-HMAPrice)
Forex Panca Eagle Trading System
Hi, I have a manuell scalp system based on the SSL channel. Long: in the 5 min chart: the ssl channel cross up, wait just the candle is closed. in the 1 min chart the ssl channel should frist cross from above and then cross from below, by the close of the candle,this is the signal to go long. Short:...
Since VPS does not accept global variables, do they accept files or not? I need a variable that will be retained even when I shut down MT4/5 and not just a variable that will be remembered within function calls. And I think file processing can handle this efficiently. Also my EA is meant to be
Is it possible for the MT4 to refer some of it's logic from external source? Say from a database that I have encoded that will tell the expert advisor which price to buy or sell