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Hello, I have followed step by step a video on how to create an Moving Average crossover EA, in the video I followed I see that the writer is able to run the back test, when I compile mine I get no errors but when I run it there are no trades being entered. Could someone take a look at it and let me...
Hello, Sometimes EAs will activate despite not being activated or even have been removed from the charts.. What does this mean? I've noticed this happening with different EAs whereas I have closed out a window thinking it was done and later coming back to see it still taken trades.. What can I do?
Hi, I am looking for an EA that will automatically close trades on margin calls, i would like the EA to select a trade with the most profit or minimal loss to close first. Regards David
It's really annoying subtracting in my head every time I look at a chart.  Is there a specific reason that you can't change the time zone?  Every other charting software allows this manually or automatically, why now Metatrader 5?
Hey all,  Right now am automatizing my process of optimizing and running tests, I have one question: I want that the terminal automatically exports the single test report in .xlsx format, but when I try to specify Report=\abcd.xlsx on the .ini conf file, it still exports the report as abcd.xlxs.htm....
  USD/JPY Analysis  (726   1 2 3 4 5 ... 72 73)
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 =) 
  Traders Joking  (10636   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1063 1064)
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.
  GBP/USD forecast  (1047   1 2 3 4 5 ... 104 105)
I’m having a little loss right now, but I think I’ll close the deal with profit.  
i need an app and a website built for me. Please any web developer here?
  Broker and VPS  (3)
Dear friends, I have few questions.  Let me know which broker is best for trade with EA. , Which VPS service is suitable for mentioned broker to run the EA.
  Eurusd/gbpusd  (22956   1 2 3 4 5 ... 2295 2296)
This thread is all about trading the euro and GBP/USDU using Metatrader indicators, Neural Net and general technical analysis. This site is rich with indicators and systems so let's work together to make more pips using our accumulated expertise. Notch aka Firscall P.S. Feel free to post!
  Eur/usd news  (6202   1 2 3 4 5 ... 620 621)
Hey dear members... Could you please tell me wich NEWS of economic calender will have a big impact on the EUR/USD Like yesterday the USD Unemployment Rate (FEB), USD Change in Non-farm Payrolls (FEB)? I need to know wich news will make the eur fall or rise that much ! Thx
Hello there I am in the process of establishing my own small signal server. I would like to know the best / right poweroptions for Windows 10 Pro, to ensure MT4 is running proberly, if the server goes to "sleep" or simluar poweroptions. anyone with this experince? much appriciated. /Troels
Hi, So this has happened to me recently ... I cannot open a folder in Win10 using the Explorer if there is a .ex4 or .ex5 file in it.  Change the extension and all is fine.  I can still access the files via metaeditor if needed and compile ok, but to attempt to copy etc, no dice.  Yes, I've updated...
I was wondering if anyone could give me some insight in why my signal is not shown in the showcase. I do have a 48% draw down :/ [signal link was deleted by moderator] Is there anything I can I can do to improve my chances? "Your signal has low rating and is not publicly available"   -  Anyone know...
Hello everyone, I have developed supper robust zone-recovery expert, it can works as a server to protect all my orders, placed manually or by another expert adviser. The random exhaustive entry has shown it is supper stable, but still has some risk of loss. Now I need some scapling EA, only to place...
Hi All, I'm new here, but would really appreciate if someone can advise me on something. I'm subscribed to a signal provider and want to copy his exact lot sizes regardless of our account differences.  I keep noticing that the lot size changes accordingly to the account fundings. So my question is,...
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...
  PriceChannel Parabolic system  (281   1 2 3 4 5 ... 28 29)
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...
  News Trading  (12   1 2)
Hi everyone, Does someone know (or can write) any EA showing news points on the chart AND place an order as a function of the outcome of that news? Neither of market EA give access to the news outcome (they rather determine the news time)! Thank you in advance for any advise,
Hello everyone! Some years ago I found on another website, a strategy that works good and I added a little something that makes it even better. Here's the original strategy and then my little addon... <strategy> You make 1 trade per day on the EURUSD Your "day" ends at 4:59EST and starts at 5pm EST...
  Forecasting indicators  (335   1 2 3 4 5 ... 33 34)
Please find some indicators which are forecasting something. First is i-DRProjections_v.0.1. This indicator shows the support and resistance of current day forecasting on the base of previous day. All the calculation is based on Thomas R. DeMark book "New Science of Technical Analysis".
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...
  Very Profitable System....-Roi system  (86   1 2 3 4 5 ... 8 9)
Hello!. I'm using this system alredy few monthes and this is very good. now I'm looking to make it Automatic, if someone can do it for me, I'll send him the Indicators and we will make EA together... SO, This is it: Enter Long: First sign,When the Violet up arrow apppers Second sign, when the price...
  Earn more than 60 pips daily strategy  (61   1 2 3 4 5 6 7)
Today i will discuss a strategy I work on it for 3 years . i like it very much and i acheive daily from it nearly 100 pips This strategy has a take profit and stop loss But profits are greater than loses several times Advantages of this strategy 1.you are with the trend 2.ratio between stop loss...
  Suggestions for Trading System  (137   1 2 3 4 5 ... 13 14)
Same idea as with other: if you have a good idea for a Trading System? Post here and we will develop it (all ideas will be evaluated first).
  Daily Breakout EA  (122   1 2 3 4 5 ... 12 13)
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...
HI, my dear traders, this system is very simple,as well as very effective. no any confusing more indicators, no more complex strategy. this is a cool system. It is based on Renko chart. 1. open 1minute chart of EUR/USD. 2. add renkolive ea in to this chart 3. open 2minute offline chart of EUR/USD...
  Hull Moving Average's Trend System  (107   1 2 3 4 5 ... 10 11)
The system was posted by bradman when he needed this system coded. The system is simple. Long when HMA trend is up, and short when HMA trend is down. Attached is the EA, automated script for metatrader 4, and indicator of this system. You must install both of them. This expert advisor features: You...
  ASCTrend system  (1301   1 2 3 4 5 ... 130 131)
Some people say that it is the best signal system in the world. It is very famous system and it was developed in the interesting way: Russians recognized this system for MetaTrader some years ago and this western trading system was not very profitable (I am talking about MetaTrader only) but had as...
It is very sad that majority of the people that get involved in the forex business end up losing their money but I will explain the major reasons why this happens below: 1. Leverage and Margin - Trading on margin seems like a fast way to make quick profit however, this gives birth to greed as a...
  Forecast and levels for Dax Index  (49   1 2 3 4 5)
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...
  Bermaui Analysis  (122   1 2 3 4 5 ... 12 13)
A Bullish RSI14 Reversal Signal for Dow Jones Industrial.
Broker A has a CFD for Nikkei 225 using USD as margin currency Broker B has a CFD for Nikkei 225 using JPY as margin currency The price rises by 100 basis points. Do you make more profit with broker A if USDJPY goes up at the same time?
  Forecast and levels for S&P 500  (372   1 2 3 4 5 ... 37 38)
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...
Hello, I have studied, tested and succesfully traded a system on CFD.  think about the premarket stock trading: there are thousands of stocks even blue chips that makes gap 2-3% during premarket and you probably think " damn if I could have entered before the gap"...but the truth is that every...
Hello all, I have a question for those who are experienced with EAs. Do you think it's possibile to build an EA, backtesting it and trade with it in a 15 min delayed market/market data?  What precaution should be taken to be sure you're not committing bias or logical errors?  Do you know any CFD...
Download Link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/h3f859ghwf58v5l/BinaryEasy%20Dolly%2015%20FibBreakOut.rar 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...
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...
  Volume and Tick chart  (20   1 2)
Hello, I am currently using MT5 for futures and I was wondering if there would be any updated version where I can use charts based on volume or tick and not time. Ninjatrader, or TradeStation, Sierra all have this capability, but not Metatrader 5. Any help would be appreciated!
  Forecast and levels for Nikkei  (27   1 2 3)
Forum on trading, automated trading systems and testing trading strategies Press review Sergey Golubev, 2016.12.24 17:18 Nikkei Q1 2017 Fundamental Forecast: Bullish (based on the article) Fundamental Analysis  "The Bank of Japan has been buying stocks for over two years now. And in September, the...
  MT5 real FUTURES broker  (20   1 2)
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.
AMP Futures has officially announced the launch of the MetaTrader 5 platform for trading futures. AMP Futures is a US regulated Chicago-based Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) providing access to the global electronic futures markets for individual traders, as well as US and foreign Introducing...
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...
Hello Programmers I am looking for the EA to do a very simple thing. Just open Buy + Sell after every new candlestick. That's all i need Thanks
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  error 4756  (4)
hello, i'm using the CTrade class and i use positionmodify() to have trailing stops however each time the expert advisor has to modify the position i get the 4756 error, here is a pic of the errors : any ideas about what's causing this ?
The EA I wrote three months ago can not pass the test now, but it used working well in MetaQuotes-Demo server . Is there anybody that met the same problem? The Error code is always like "failed instant sell 0.10 EURUSD at 1.38103 sl: 1.38253 tp: 1.38053 [Invalid request]" and " OrderSend failed with...
Dear Experts, could you pls help me on this one? What might be the reason for this error? I checked "OrderCheck(mrequest,mcheckresult)" and I receive error 10013 - any idea? Best
Hi there, Im trying to set up a WebRequest in an Expert Advisory, wheras the server needs ~5-10 min to come up with the response. Even though I set the timeout to 3600 seconds, I get a "read timeout" after exactly 10 seconds. The following code can be used to reproduce the behavior for MT5 Build...
  MT4/MT5 data flow  (17   1 2)
I'm currently converting my EA from Pro Real Time to MT4. I'm currently an IG customer and I checked on the graph I'm using (GBPJPY M5) that both MT4 and PRT are displaying the same quotation (ie : Bid, Ask are exactly the same). However when I look in the data window of MT4 and PRT. There are...
First I have to tell you the objective of my EA, I try to create a single side (buy only or sell only) grid ea that opening x pips away from current ask with Buy limit and Buy Stop and take profit at x pips Ex. 300 pips Grid will be >>> #1 Ask = 0.00300 tp at 0.00600 and #2 BuyStop at 0.00600 tp at...
we have two functions... one called buy the other sell buy function opens ten orders and have one condition if order 1 hits tp it goes to order2 and if order 2 hits tp it goes to order 3 and so on the sell function has the same condition but the ordertype is a sell my question is about stoploss ((...
Hey all, Right now am automatizing my process of optimizing and running tests, I have one question: I want that the terminal automatically exports the single test report in .xlsx format, but when I try to specify Report=\abcd.xlsx on the .ini conf file, it still exports the report as abcd.xlxs.htm...
Hi I am running into some problems with my code: timeAndDateArray[3]={"2018.07.20 8:29", "2018.07.20 8:30", "2018.07.20 8:31"};int i = 0;for (i=0; i<=2;i++){printf(iClose("USDCAD",PERIOD_M1,iBarShift("USDCAD",PERIOD_M1,StrToTime(timeAndDateArray[i]))));} This just returns the same price over and...
With two trials to get the profit of the last closed position (Hedging account), I am not arriving anywhere. The first trial is personal, and it goes like this: //+------------------------------------------------------------------+//| Ask: MQL4...
I'm running two similar EA's on the same symbol in a demo account to compare the behavior between them. But it is very difficult to understand the visual comparison because the MT5 join the indications of trade of both EA's in the symbol graph. Someone know how to make a visual comparison easier?
I need an ea that stops other ea if spread is too high.
I need help with creating an EA. I have the chart templates and indicators to use, the system work very well manually, now I want to let it auto trade. Anyone who can help with writing it please
Hi, I like to know if functions like:HistorySelect(), and HistoryDealGetTicket() are being allowed during backtesting. In other words, does History cache gets filled with the simulated trades?
Hi everyone. Got a question. Why the future cloud in ichimoku indicator doesn’t apear in metatrader5 ios version?!
Hi, Could anyone help me to know ""what is the mathematical formulation of TMA bands?" , please. Thanks.
  Market Hours Indicators  (165   1 2 3 4 5 ... 16 17)
Does anyone have an indicator that will highlight the major market hours for London, New York, Tokyo... etc. The only similar indicator I have will only let you highlight 2 zones. Any help is appretiated.
  Stochastic  (69   1 2 3 4 5 6 7)
I decided to make some indicators' review based on trading experience and using them inside manual trading systems. So, please find the first thread about Stochastic Oscillator. Feel free to add or write any comments concerning this indicator about how to use it inside trading systes, how to trade...
  Adaptive lookback indicators  (1273   1 2 3 4 5 ... 127 128)
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 there, does anyone know how I would add a specific start time and end time to this indicator so that it doesn't cover the whole day? //+------------------------------------------------------------------+//|                                                    ColorBars.mq5 |//|...
Hi, I would like to know from mentor here if is it possible to code MACD into Stochastic?  What i'm trying to get is if the MACD "MAIN" at stochastic Overbought or Oversold, will gave the alert. if it's possible, what are the code that i need to use? Thank You!!
Hi guys, Can someone tell me how to add a expiry time for my indicator. Regards.
======================================================================================== formula this indicator input symbol1 = currency 1 input symbol2 = currency 2 SpX2 = Absolute(Close from currency 1 - Close from currency 2)*100,000 and have zero line now Plot "SpX2" to chart same  macd and RSI...
Dear All, I have an old collection which is giving alert when 2 ma crossover. But I need to add "Shift" option to get signal as per my own set up. So, If someone can help me to add this option, would highly appreciated. Here I am attaching the file, pls see and modify if possible to you. Thanks in...
hello friends, I need help. I desire STOCHASTIC indicator for MetaTrader 5 with audible alert when crossing area of buying and selling. * to MetaTrader5. SOMEONE HELP ME VERY GRATEFUL FICO. HUGS
Hi MQL community, I'm trying to normalize the bollinger band values into 5 digits from 6. I tested using an alert and the value had been normalized correctly. However, when I run my EA in the strategy tester, it still shows 6 digits. P.S. I have included a MQL4 to MQL5 converting file in the header....
This one is for those that use metatrader 5 Metatrader 5, unfortunately, did some things that hardly are logical. One of the things done by it is that builtin averages (and all the other builtin indicators) are not functions any more. That is as big a nonsense as it can get. Instead of making...
  [DL] Trend scanner and Currency index  (100   1 2 3 4 5 ... 9 10)
Here is my contribution to the community...two very useful custom indicators. If someone dont know how to use them feell free to ask.
  Libraries: JSON Parser  (25   1 2 3)
JSON Parser: This is a Class for the new MQL4 that parses JSON. It requires the Hash.mqh class. Author: ydrol
Multi T3 Slopes: Indicator that checks slopes of 5 (different period) T3 Moving Averages and adds them up to show overall trend. You can chose between the two know T3 types: Original Tim Tillson T3 calculation type, Modified Fulks/Matulich calculation type. Author: Mladen Rakic
Multi JMA Slopes: Indicator that checks slopes of 5 (different period) Jurik Moving Averages (JMA) and adds them up to show overall trend. Author: Mladen Rakic
Multi Averages Slopes: Indicator that checks slopes of 5 (different period) averages and adds them up to show overall trend. Averages that can be used in this indicator are the: Simple Moving Average (SMA), Exponential Moving Average (EMA), Smoothed Moving Average (SMMA), Linear Weighted...
Multi LSMA Slopes: Indicator that checks slopes of 5 (different period) Least Squares Moving Averages (LSMA or linear regression value) and adds them up to show overall trend. Author: Mladen Rakic
Synthetic VIX - Smoothed: This is a smoothed version of Synthetic VIX. In order to make the volatility assessment easier, this indicator is producing smoothed results. Also, in order to avoid adding significant lag, the usual "trick" to avoid that lag is used: instead of smoothing the result...
Choppiness Index - JMA Smoothed: Choppiness Index: another way of calculating fractal dimension. Choppiness Choppiness is a modern indicator based on ideas of chaos theory and fractal geometry. Benoit Mandelbrot was the one person most responsible for the great interest in the subject of...
Choppiness Index: Choppiness Index: another way of calculating fractal dimension. Choppiness Choppiness is a modern indicator based on ideas of chaos theory and fractal geometry. Benoit Mandelbrot was the one person most responsible for the great interest in the subject of fractal geometry....
Random Walk Index - JMA Smoothed: The Random Walk Index (RWI) is a technical indicator that attempts to determine if a stock's price movement is of random nature or a result of a statistically significant trend. The Random Walk Index attempts to determine when the market is in a strong...
Random Walk Index: The Random Walk Index (RWI) is a technical indicator that attempts to determine if a stock's price movement is of random nature or a result of a statistically significant trend. The Random Walk Index attempts to determine when the market is in a strong uptrend or downtrend...
RSX QQE New: The QQE (Quantitative Qualitative Estimator) indicator consists of a smoothed Relative Strength Index (RSI) indicator and two volatility-based trailing levels (fast and slow). Compared to the original QQE indicator, this version instead of using trailing levels uses fixed levels...
RSX QQE Histo: The QQE (Quantitative Qualitative Estimator) indicator consists of a smoothed Relative Strength Index (RSI) indicator and two volatility-based trailing levels (fast and slow). Compared to the original QQE indicator this version is adding: Fixed levels (to help further estimate...
RSX QQE: The QQE (Quantitative Qualitative Estimator) indicator consists of a smoothed Relative Strength Index (RSI) indicator and two volatility-based trailing levels (fast and slow). The Fast Trailing Level (TL) and Slow TL are constructed by calculating the average range of the smoothed...
QQE Histo: The QQE (Quantitative Qualitative Estimator) indicator consists of a smoothed Relative Strength Index (RSI) indicator and two volatility-based trailing levels (fast and slow). Compared to the original QQE indicator, this version is adding: Fixed levels (to help further estimate...
QQE New: The QQE (Quantitative Qualitative Estimator) indicator consists of a smoothed Relative Strength Index (RSI) indicator and two volatility-based trailing levels (fast and slow). Compared to the original QQE indicator, this version instead of using trailing levels uses fixed levels to...
What I want to do is to create a trendline with angle based on 2 anchor points and then find the angle using ObjectGetDouble() so it can help me do various trading tasks such as finding chart patterns. See the code below : // OnTick() event handler                void OnInit() {     // Finding 1st...
Hello, I want to close order on next day certain time, I have a mql4 files which close on the same day certain time. Which part I must change? How to change to next day certain time. Thank you       if(istradinghours(close_time_hour,24,0,0))    {...
Hello I've searched around and I've not found a script for MT4 specifically which closes all trades on all charts immediately at whatever price.  Has anyone got one? This will help with testing EAs which work in strategies which work across multiple charts per terminal. Thanks
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+//|                                            Price Close Alert.mq4 |//|                                        Copyright © 2007, SMJones |//|                                            sjcoinc2000@yahoo.com...
When i code this for USDTRY on an account that leverage 1000MarketInfo(Symbol(),MODE_MARGINREQUIRED) the result on the screen is 100 . But when i open 1 Lot USDTRY on this account, i see margin value 20000 on the MT4. why there is different between code margin value and metatrader4 margin value?
Hi Guys,  Im wondering is there a way to limit a HLINE  to show only for the last  10 Bars(for Example). I need something like that in a project of mine, Ive searched, but didnt find anything. Id appreciate the help!  Best Regards Stan
Greetings, I am keen to use this indicator (tdi-with alerts) seems much support for it has ended. Issue 1: Right at the end error says: 'not all control paths return a value' I dont know how to resolve this. Request 1: Add function so that indicator works only at first tick of new bar, not all the...
Hello everyone, I busy making a EA that uses MA5 and MA10. i want to do a OrderClose function when the cross back so . (PMA5>PMA10 && MA5<MA10) BUY order opens. (PMA5<PMA10 && MA5>MA10) BUY order closes and SELL order opens. Can you please look at it and help me out int MagicNumber=1200;void...
Hi Friends, I am trying to write a piece of code to check whether the previous candle body is completely outside of Bollinger bands. So far I wrote the following.   double bolinger_upper_band=iBands(NULL,0,mPeriod,mDeviation,mShift,mAppliedto,MODE_UPPER,1);   double bolinger_lower_band=iBands(NULL,0...
hello, so i included the #include <stdlib.mqh>   i wanna use the std::map from this tutorial http://thispointer.com/stdmap-tutorial-part-1-usage-detail-with-examples/   but when i trying to write std::map<std::string, int> mapOfWords; i getting errors ...   please can somebody help me that uses c++...
Hello, dear users! It is necessary to read the messages in the terminal from alerts. Reading log files is not suitable, because there messages are updated with delays. I understand that it is necessary to use libraries, I'm unfortunately not strong in this. Perhaps someone has ready examples or...
Hi I am new to linux but I have managed to run MT4 on Linux and so far I am happy because it consumes less resources. I am having trouble when restarting the MT4, the attached EA suddenly disappear from the chart. I have to re-attach it again and it's not looking good for the trade if there is open...
New article Common Errors in MQL4 Programs and How to Avoid Them has been published: Some older programs can return errors in the new version of the MQL4 of compiler. To avoid critical completion of programs, the previous version compiler handled many errors in the runtime environment. For example,...
  Coding help  (7734   1 2 3 4 5 ... 773 774)
Hi, Mr. Guru could you please help me to constantly refresh an ea after each tick movement. I have tried everything, But I just can't make it refresh constantly. What lines of code must I insert to keep an ea and indicator refresh after every tick? Tnx
I'm trying to get the stop loss in my EA to auto set behind last three bars can someone show me how this is done, when complied I get error, not all control paths return a value how do I fix this? I have some idea that I have to use: return StopLossBuy;