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Hello to everyone, I don't know if this is the right place, but I would like to share some ideas regarding the development of the Meta Trader platform.  More specifically, I'm interested in the potential possibility to create apps with MQL4/5 for the mobile platform and the web terminal.  Is this...
  lot size  (14   1 2)
hi i would just like to know if 662 dollers can hold a lot size of 3.00
ive figured out how to add indicators to mt editor but I cant figure out how to set sl etc also I cant set the TP and its well up there is there something I need to down load to do all of this any help please ? :/
in the mail screen you have balance available balance free margin and then margin level it reads 99k % can anyone explain how this works please and what is/means/keep it high :/ thank you if you answer :)
  GBP/USD forecast  (717   1 2 3 4 5 ... 71 72)
I’m having a little loss right now, but I think I’ll close the deal with profit.  
  vps for oanda  (1)
hi I need help on setting a vps on my OANDA-live account but when I try it give me error with the web terminal like is not supported error#8578877, any ideas?
Why GlobalVariables doesn't work on tester mt5?
  Press review  (5831   1 2 3 4 5 ... 583 584)
This link provided to me by RaptorUK, give me the idea that it would be interesting to have a place here on the site to share such links. So I opened a new topic, it will be moderated to follow the rules as usual, but also about the content. Everyone can post but have to provide a quote and the...
how to disable mail box from meta trader 4 terminal. reply
  Traders Joking  (10055   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1005 1006)
Do you have interest or hobby outside trading ?, or some jokes and humor for other forumer ? or maybe something else ?, Well, why don't show it here. Life is NOT all about trading or programming, and so is this topic, and you must participate in this topic ;D.
New MetaTrader 5 Platform Build 1745 The MetaTrader 5 platform update will be released on January 12, 2018. MetaTrader 5 build 1745 will be the last platform version supporting Microsoft Windows XP/2003/Vista A few months ago, we announced end of support for older versions of operating systems....
can some one help sort this out, the trailing stop loss on the platform does not simply work at all. my broker is pepperstone and they cant help me either can some one work this out for me
  USD/JPY Analysis  (438   1 2 3 4 5 ... 43 44)
Well, the asset moves as I’ve predicted. I think that I can earn even more on USD/JPY! Definitely, the show must go on =) 
  USDCHF  (66   1 2 3 4 5 6 7)
The pair made a substantial rally going from close to 1.0400 to below parity in just a few days. Let's see how the Trump Presidency rolls out and if the pair would continue trading to the downside.
All lessons of Codersguru: https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/175653 Mql - Metatrader Development Course | www.metatrader.info https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/172885 All Codersguru lessons + questions/replies and so on are on this section Metatrader 4 mql 4 - Development course - Forex-TSD Book: https...
Hello,  From my research and reading, I have read that one trading systems do not work for all market conditions.  Questions: 1. Should a system trader have multiple trading systems for different market conditions?  2. If yes, do you recommend system traders keep all their systems running in sim...
  There certainly is a Holy Grail!  (71   1 2 3 4 5 ... 7 8)
It is generally accepted in the trading community that there is no Holy Grail.  That is a very human and absolutely normal way of dealing with the subject.  As many of us know, there are a number of fundamental items in the economy that are fundamentally wrong, but, the human race developed the...
  "No loss" recovery hedging system  (75   1 2 3 4 5 ... 7 8)
Question: Would you be willing to trade any system or strategy you want on your $10000 account and turn every trade you take into a win trade (of $200 or $20) or a breakeven trade and have only a small theoretical chance of losing let's say $600 in worst case scenario? Some traders would probably...
hello forum:) i found a cool way to trade fast and its almost profitable. So if you like to join this topic to discuss this strategy and optimize it, your welcome its not an holy grail or the best strategy you will ever read, sure you know better but its quite funny to be honest if you open your...
  Trading System by Xard777  (3859   1 2 3 4 5 ... 385 386)
Here is a suggestion for a possible trading system... System one is MT4-Xard777.rar and System two is XARD-BOX.rar Enjoy... All the best Xard777
prasshu
does anyone know which type of indicator it is? Price Action Monitor? Ranges from 0 to 100 .its changes color from red to green when there is price change or reversal.looks promising .Anyone?  
  Expert  (31   1 2 3 4)
What features should be a good expert ?
Hello everyone, The application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in robots for Forex/Stock Markets/etc. grows more and more, much upon AI hype. My suggestion is to keep the focus on reducing market uncertainty, as the proposal of this thread. However, I have received requests regarding Artificial...
Hello, I was wondering if there are suitable brokers and EAs out there that can be used for Bitcoin, Ripple, etc.. Can anyone help? Best regards
Locked-in Range Analysis (abbr. LRA) is the futures market analysis method, described in the ebook "Locked-in Range Analysis: Why most traders must lose money in the futures market (Forex)" by Tom Leksey, which minimizes an uncertainty in the futures market. LRA is the method of interpreting the...
  For "Solar wind" believers  (392   1 2 3 4 5 ... 39 40)
Since it seems that some new reincarnation of "Solar wind" is appearing at least on a weekly basis, and since it seems that is useless to repeat over and over that it is a wrongly coded Ehlers fisher transform and that it is one of the most famous re painters, here is this nice little thread in...
I just started this thread as a continuation of the talking made on this topic (we can read it). Or ...to 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...
Hi guys, I'm relatively new to renko but I have attached a renko indicator which I downloaded. All you need to do is attach to a chart (no need offline chart). Please take a look. I use a 100 point (10 pip) box size to plot the charts. Could someone please explain why the renko chart changes with...
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...
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...
  Forecast and levels for S&P 500  (230   1 2 3 4 5 ... 22 23)
S&P 500 January-March 2017 Forecast: long-term bullish ranging within the narrow s/r levels for direction W1 price is located far above Ichimoku cloud in the bullish area of the chart. The price is on ranging within the following narrow support/resistance levels for the bullish trend to be resumed...
  Bermaui Analysis  (34   1 2 3 4)
A Bullish RSI14 Reversal Signal for Dow Jones Industrial.
Is there any good forex manual trader who has good risk management and good profit every month? If you are a good forex trader, I am glad to cooperate with you.
Bovespa Index Technical Analysis 2016, 10.04 - 17.04: branging bullish with ascending triangle pattern to be formed for the bullish trend to be continuing Daily price is located above 100-day SMA (100 SMA) and 200-day SMA (200 SMA) for the bullish market condition with the ranging within the...
MetaQuotes Software and oneZero Financial Systems announce a new connectivity gateway for integration with Interactive Brokers Group, Inc., available through the oneZero Hub product. The gateway provides the possibility to trade stocks, futures and other exchange traded instruments on the largest...
Good day everyone, I am new to this business of Forex and Binary and in a short time I have incurred some losses and currently looking for the best approach to this market. I am particularly interested in Binary Tick Trade. Does anyone here know if there is any indicator or strategy applicable to...
You must be willing to be open to a good working relationship. I am still somewhat a novice trader but I have two years experience. I'm self taught so just hmu with your cool with this.
I have a concern that the higher volatility, the more pay out for binary option? please advise me this matter? Thanks all
  McDonald's  (10)
The weekly share price stopped the bearish reversal and it was bounced from 110.32 support level to above to came back to Ichimoku cloud to the ranging market condition. Fow now, the price is on testing 121.85 resistance level to above for the reversal to the trendy primary bullish market condition...
Hello, is anyone aware of any futures broker that offer its client the MT5 trading platform? Is there a list of those? I mean real futures, not CFDs. Futures that trade on CME Globex and Eurex exchanges. Thank you.
The Best Stocks Of 2016: Nvidia (based on the article) The price was increased by 10% just for December only!
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...
Dax Index January-March 2017 Forecast: flat within bullish with key resistance at 11,649 W1 price is located above Ichimoku cloud in the bullish area of the chart. The price broke 11,485 level to above on close weekly bar with 11,649 as a nearest bullish target to re-enter. Thus, the weekly price is...
because i think he done the Christmas rally more early than before and i think he will down a bit before end years may pull back before the 31 december for close the years i big gains then after in january fastly down more than my target...but is possible that my target can be reached before end...
Comments that do not relate to the "double variable with wrong decimal cases", have been moved into this topic.
Hi, I want to use quotes from two brokers on the same excel sheet by using DDE but it doesn't work, it's just showing the same quote, how can you solve this? Best regards
  Observer Pattern  (3)
Hello everyone, i'm tryng to implement the Observer Pattern as described here (https://www.tutorialspoint.com/design_pattern/observer_pattern.htm) but i'm failing really hard. This is what i coded #include <Object.mqh>#include "Subject...
Hi all. I'm trying to built a 'relative price index' based on a number of major world Indexes: S&P500, DAX30, EUR50, CAC40, SWISS20, JPN225 and UK100.  My problem is that the calculated output is not reliable. Sometimes it works but often the indicator skips data and the average price is not correct...
Hi, I'm runnng this code to increase the lotsize in steps:    double lotsize = 0.01;   double lotstep = 0.01;   for(int i=0; i<10; i++)      {      lotsize += lotstep;      Print("i: ", i, ", lotsize: ", lotsize);           } What I get is this result: 2018.01.12 17:15:58.644 test decimal case...
Example: EURUSD price: 1.22375 it40cash price: 23638 these numbers are both double, but the first has a decimal part, the second not. Is there a way to verify if a number have a decimal part? Thank's Piero
Hi, I am new to Metatrader 5. I noticed tool bars are missing in Visual Strategy tester which means I cannot draw the trendlines, Fibs etc. Do I need to do anything for this functionality to work or is this not available in MT5? This works in MT4. 
  Requests & Ideas (MQL5 only!)  (391   1 2 3 4 5 ... 39 40)
Terms and Conditions: You describe (you provide) the idea, I place an open MQL5 code in this branch, I place this code in a CodeBase. &nbsp, I specify the author of the idea and the author of a MQL5 code in a code, The coding services are provided "as is" and you use them at your own risk. List of...
  EA EXPIRED  (4)
Hi everybody i have download one EA in somewhere, for me is good because i follow his work and sometimes i close or i move TP in manual  ..problem is this : at the end of the 2017 EA is expired there is someone that can do reverse engineering and cut off or move foward the date of expiring ?? I have...
Hello! Thank you for having a look at this thread! I'm looking to use multiple EAs on the same symbol and the same timeframe but each EA has its own magic number. Could someone give me a short algorithm which will close an open position which was open by a EA which has its own unique magic number?...
I have managed to read this thread: https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/138912 and not know how slippage for the OrderSend() function is defined in index points since it's about currency pairs in there. For example: with my broker I am able to trade 2 symbols for the german DAX index (or Ger30, if you...
Hi there MetaTrader developers, I really understand how difficult would be porting the whole MT terminal into a Linux-compatible design. However, on the other hand, I think that it is long past the time of a Linux MetaTester agent. So, can you please consider a Linux version for MetaTester? Thanks,...
Friends, I'm having trouble trying to save times & trades data to a text file. I am trying to save this data in real time, but always the last trades executed in the market are appearing repeated. If I use the Print () function to display in the console the last volumes of executed orders, they...
  PositionType()  (10)
Hi, I'm very new to mql5, so I apologize for struggling on this simple topic already. I found an EA that is supposed to open a buy-order when: int signal = 0 &&  PositionType() != POSITION_TYPE_BUY or a sell order for: int signal = 1 &&  PositionType() != POSITION_TYPE_SELL For some reason the...
Hi All ! Please how to use spaces in inputs / extern , like this window in this Picture . Thanks for the help.
  Multi Timeframe Indicators  (12123   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1212 1213)
Hi all, I've been wanting to have the ability to plot indicators from different timeframes on my chart, but MT doesn't have this capability built in. (Does anyone know of any charting programs that do this natively?) As an example, if you're following the IWCR system, it'd be nice to be able to...
Hi, This is very useful indicator but I don't do anything with it without an alert. Please, can someone add alert for this indicator? Thanks!
Hi Guys, I'm quite new to Mql4 coding language and my team asked me to use ADX on H4 timeframe in order to identify the trend... How can I do this? Thanks to support! Dario from Italy
  Elite indicators :)  (15004   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1500 1501)
Hello, Does anyone know where I can find an indicator that takes in price values, which when reached or surpassed will cause the indicator to send a sound alert?
I have code custom indicator with messagebox, I dont know why it is not executed or poping up, Please help Im new with this, Here is my code //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //|                                                       Monero.mq4 | //|...
Please any coder could make vdi.mq4 work on mt5 or Code a similar indicator for mt5? Thanks 
  Adaptive lookback indicators  (1265   1 2 3 4 5 ... 126 127)
Of adaptive lookbackThe Adaptive Lookback (period finder) is truly a market-driven indicator used to determine the variable lookback period for many different indicators, instead of a traditional, fixed figure. It is based on the frequency of market swings - the time between swing highs or swing...
Hi Guys, Is there any packed formula to calculates the three pivots on D1, W1 and M1 ? Can you provide me the formula plz ? Thanks to support ! Dario
I have a list of the buy volume size and the involved order count. Now i'd like to calculate an index for the current buy pressure for each row to reflect the increase or decrease of the activity. The list itself will be updated with additional rows on each tick....
Is it possible to open in a visual backtest charts from different timeframes? And put then custom indicators to the charts? With MT5?
Is it possible to make indicator to show squeeze between two ema's of two different timeframes? any idea? Thanks
Hi All I'm hoping someone might be able to help me with this question as so far I've not had a very good experience on this forum so here goes. I have a couple of arrays that build up support and resistance levels over the lookback period. It seems that some of these levels have the same price level...
  RSI indicator  (1404   1 2 3 4 5 ... 140 141)
RSI indicator We are continuing discussion about the indicators. We have the following thread: Parabolic SAR indicator Momentum indicator Stochastic Oscillator Divergence Indicator Now we are talking about RSI. "Technical Analysis from A to Z": OverviewThe Relative Strength Index ("RSI") is a...
  Mt4 and memory  (6)
Hi, I created a complicated indicator. It contains a structure with a 3 variables, and 2 three-dimensional arrays of these structures. struct COORD{   double Price_;   double Close_;   datetime Time_;}; In this buffer I got:  First dim - timeframe (5,15,60,240) Second dim - Depth parametr for zigzag...
  Experts: VFX London Breakout  (120   1 2 3 4 5 ... 11 12)
VFX London Breakout: Expert Advisor which trades breakouts in several pairs during the London Session. Author: Vinicius de Oliveira
New article Triangular arbitrage has been published: The article deals with the popular trading method - triangular arbitrage. Here we analyze the topic in as much detail as possible, consider the positive and negative aspects of the strategy and develop the ready-made Expert Advisor code. The...
DMI stochastic extreme: DMI stochastic extreme - extended indicator. Author: Mladen Rakic
Corrected Average (CA): Corrected Average indicator by A.Uhl (also known as the "Optimal Moving Average"). The strengths of the corrected Average (CA) is that the current value of the time series must exceed a the current volatility-dependent threshold, so that the filter increases or falls,...
eaBreakeven: eaBreakeven is an EA that moves the Stop Loss to breakeven and simultaneously plays the sound, when the Stop Loss is changed. EA manages the positions for the current chart currency pair only, i.e. if you attach in on the GBPUSD chart, it will manage only GBPUSD positions. Input...
Modify stop loss or take profit: Scripts to modify stop loss in buy or sell opened orders on current chart. Author: Matus German
TradePanel: Simple one click trade panel, typically useful for scalpers and day traders. Note: The current chart symbol can be switched by writing the desired one in the symbol box. Author: MhFx7
Center of Gravity Modification: Original Code by NG3110@latchess.com, last version: https://www.mql5.com/en/code/10548 Added: Channel adjustments: press 1 to widen, press 2 to tighten channel. Modified: Movable red dot (see the screenshot below), Lines on the chart, Input parameters. Arcs:...
Money Manager Graphic Tool: Money Manager Graphic Tool shows Lot Size, Ratio, Risk and opens orders (Buy, Sell, Buy Stop, Buy Limit, Sell Stop, Sell Limit). Author: takycard
New article Night trading during the Asian session: How to stay profitable has been published: The article deals with the concept of night trading, as well as trading strategies and their implementation in MQL5. We perform tests and make appropriate conclusions. Let's take the popular EURUSD pair....
New article DiNapoli levels trading has been published: The article considers one of the variants for Expert Advisor practical realization to trade DiNapoli levels using MQL5 standard tools. Its performance is tested and conclusions are made. Initial points of the strategy - Fibonacci levels are 38...
New article How to trade on an external cryptocurrency exchange via MetaTrader 5 has been published: The MQL5 functionality has been supplemented with a new feature — ability to develop custom symbols and charts. The article considers using this feature for trading on an external cryptocurrency...
New article Embed MetaTrader 4/5 WebTerminal on your website for free and make a profit has been published: Traders are well familiar with the WebTerminal, which allows trading on financial markets straight from the browser. Add the WebTerminal widget to your website — you can do it absolutely free....
Shifted Moving Average: Indicator is a modified version of Moving Average indicator. Author: Grzegorz Korycki
Bollinger Bands %b: This is Bollinger Bands %b indicator for MetaTrader 5. It is all about the relationship between price and the Upper and Lower Bands. Author: pumper
Hi there, I have an EA that determines trend and at certain points, it draws a row of dots above (short) or below (long) pullbacks in the trend. At the close of each bar, if the trend is maintained, another dot is added to the end of the row of dots at the last price level. If there is a subsequent...
Hi. What period do we need test an EA on backtest? last 3, 4, 5... years? I know that market changes...so, what do you think?
Hi Guys, I have an EA that works properly on EURUSD... Now I want it to work on others 10 different cross... What is the best practice in this case ? Should I have to implement a loop on each cross ? Thanks to support!
Hi All, I want to learn coding in MQL4 but cannot find a way to get Yesterday Highest CLOSED and Yesterday Lowest CLOSED price? I can get yesterday highest and Lowest price but not its closed price. Can anyone show me how to do it? Thanks in advance.
Hi Guys, I'm testing my EA and I'm getting always the error 138 each time I run OrderSend function. I edited the EA in order to just call OrderSend on each onTick event: RefreshRates();       int test=OrderSend(_CROSS,OP_BUY,0.01,Ask,5,0,0,"",0,0,clrGreen);    return; In the code I only declare...
I'm trying to create a EA for the attached indi, and even if it turns out unprofitable / unreliable - I REALLY need to understand what I've been doing wrong at this point. Sorry in advance for my coding style - complete noob here :-) The EA will only acknowledge sell signals for some reason (Buffer...
How to get high of a certain time period    I want to get the high for e.g time of my forex broker from 00:00:00 to 00:02:00 I want get the iHighest for the time period of 00:00:00 to 00:02:00 for Today   How do I achieve it , sorry for asking and thanks for helping !  
i have tried everything from resintalling the platform and asking my broker to fix the problem, but all in vain can someone help me fix this, i cant even download the program i bought as there is no download option on the platform coming up
Hi Guys, I'm working on a EA and I need to check if the Bollinger Bands has crossed in the last X Candle of the specified timeframe... How can I do it ? Should I have to implement a loop where "for X times" calculates the bands and check if the value crossed? Thanks to support !
Backtesting a Renko EA on MT4 Is it possible? If yes how? Please Help :(
Hi, For every symbol in MT4 I use a different traded lot size defined in different chart windows, as shown below: How can I access from a script to this traded lot size defined in a selected chart ?
Hi everyone, i want to change the default settings for price alert from sound to notification! When i add new alerts over the chart than the expire date is activated. I want this also off as a default. Thanks@all!
Hi all, is there a way to clear an Excel sheet? I'm developing my on Excel sheet to monitor my positions. I'm searching between the File functions but I don't find it. Thank you!
Hello guys, may I ask you a little question: Is it possible to send a webrequest to a specific port? (MQL4) And how can I set up metatrader 4 to communicate with a localhost? Is it possible to send a request to a "http://localhost:10000/" ? WebRequest returns ERR_WEBREQUEST_INVALID_ADDRESS and I'm...
Hello All. I'm trying to source a Bollinger Band indicator that simply allows me to fill the space between BBtop and BBbottom with one user defined color. Can anyone point me to such an indicator?