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  Want my money back  (20   1 2)
I want my money back.. i put 20usd on this account from PayPal, i did not know you have to be a seller to retreive it. I can't and don't have the means to put passport pictures or all that nonsense.. I WANT MY MONEY BACK NOW. You  can just put a PayPal link without a fuss, this is a sc*m of the...
Hola necesito un programador que hable español, necesito 2 indicadores AK386
Hello everyone. I really hope to get some hints where to dig further. Till now i could not mange to find a way to calculate the Margin of open Positions while looping through them. The only thing i found was Lot-Size regarding Risk-Management. But was not able to build a connection from that to the
Hello, I am trying to get my open orders to close based on the ticket number but my positions do not close in the strategy tester. I have attached my code below. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thank you. //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //|
Hi, I have created an Expert to trade for me when i take the FTMO challenge, The only thing i have left to code is the max daily loss limit. I need to set a maximum loss of 5% per day, So if i am risking 1% on every trade, after a loss of 4% in the current day the EA must stop trading. I also need
After entering all the data and clicking on payment, it remains blocked as in the screenshot. No accession or error response. No subscription I have already signed up for some signals in the past
Hi iam trying to put my ea on a vps in MQL5 and iam having trouble i have all ready paid for the server space and have the mql5 name in my navigator, i just need to figure out how to get the ea running in the mql5 server? can some one please help? i have a screen shot of my navigator with the new
Hi. Hi. I had been admitted a s a seller in the past. Lately I ìve been banned for spam ( I did not know it was proibited )...anyway...after 30 days I thought that I was admitted again but now I see it's not like this . So...what now ? Am I banned for life ? Thanks
Hi . I write this code in mql4 and run in mt4 and works good . Means if i drop this indicator in 7 chart , then 7 symbols write in the file. But when i write in mql5 and run in mt5 , when i drop this indicator in 7 chart i see in the file just 2 symbol by random. Is it a bug in mql5 ? string
  Forecast and levels for Oil  (199   1 2 3 4 5 ... 19 20)
Brent Crude Oil April-June 2017 Forecast: weekly correction with possible breakdown; 49.69 support is the key W1 price located above Ichimoku cloud in the bullish area of the chart. The price is on the secondary correction which was started in the beginning of January located within the following...
  Press review  (6931   1 2 3 4 5 ... 693 694)
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...
There is no entry in the my members menu on the left side of the page for service desk. How do I contact them, as I need to speak with them regarding finances. Thanks
The MetaTrader 5 platform update will be released on Friday, April the 2nd, 2021. The update provides improvements and fixes based on the feedback we have received after the previous MetaTrader 5 build 2860 release : Terminal: Fixed a bug which caused updated MQL5 standard programs to be copied to
So I was using a random VPS to have my mt5 running but I no longer can pay it because of the payment options available, so I decided to buy MQL5's VPS, as far as I know it doesn't work like a normal VPS(that you can log into it), but I have no idea if it is working or not. As of right now I still
Somehow I ended up with the graph attached on the side of the order window ... how do I remove it ? there used to be a key combination to toggle it on and off
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...
  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...
  Daily Breakout EA  (143   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...
  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...
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.
  Harmonic Trading  (5979   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...
Trading and training video (from youtube for example) about forex and financial market in general.  thread for April 2013 - look at this thread,  thread for May 2013 - look at here,for June 2013 is here.July thread 2013 is hereAugust thread 2013 is this oneSeptember thread 2013 is hereOctober thread...
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...
  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
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
  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: and new set of this system from this post. It is so called Ichimoku informational template to check market condition on H4/D1 timeframe...
  Brainwashing System / Asctrend System  (245   1 2 3 4 5 ... 24 25)
This is the thread about Brainwashing system. We will start with original version of this system and will improve it later. ========== Just something about the history. There are 3 famous signals system (manual trading systems based on signal indicators): Asctrend, BrainTrend and Brainwashing. First...
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!  (81   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...
With everything working for months, VPS still on, subscription paid for, why did my trades that were opened by a Provider not closed today when Provider closed the trades? Blackwave Pacfic, USDJPY trades. How does one get direct support from here
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, Do you guys know any broker which have at least the last 2 years of US500 history data with Real Volume
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
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
I believe all three of those are the same indice, but with the name discrepency, following a signal trading one of these is almost impossible as my signal follow does not translate it as the same thing. For example my broker uses .DE30Cash but signal uses Ger30m, how do I get it to make the
Hi, as you see, I can only connect to Binance-Demo server. how can I connect to my real account on Binance in MT5
I'm new here so please go easy on me. And sorry for the volume of words in my SOS I've only ever trade with open ended buy and sell BTC derivatives, though I believe many like to refer to them as CFD's but my memory from economics, I would have thought them futures, with as many positions open as I
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...
  Bonds  (5)
Introduction to Bonds (Part I) 1. Principal: This is the face value of the bond; the amount that the first bond buyer initially loaned to the company or government issuing the bond. This is also known as the par value. 2. Coupon Payment: This is the numeric amount of interest payments that are...
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...
Hello, Sometimes, I would like to bet the decline scenario. But I don't see how to do it, I can only do the basic buy low and take profit at a higher level if it happens. My broker seems to not provide options, and don't want to answere my questions because they look like a "personal advice". Anyone
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
New article Creating a trading robot for Moscow Exchange. Where to start? has been published: Many traders on Moscow Exchange would like to automate their trading algorithms, but they do not know where to start. The MQL5 language offers a huge range of trading functions, and it additionally...
Forum on trading, automated trading systems and testing trading strategies Press review Sergey Golubev, 2016.12.25 06:50 Hang Seng Index Q1 2017 Forecast (based on the article) "Underlying sentiment surrounding Hong Kong stocks has remained negative with underlying concerns surrounding...
hello, how can we subscribe to this live data
What would be the best way to go about calculating your lot size based on a percentage of your account? Lets say for example the balance is $1000 and you want to put 10% of the account into an order. 10% of 1000 = 100, so we would need to convert that to a lot size, or the nearest lot size. Any
My stop loss is 10 pips, and my EA runs perfecly while backtesting. But when I change it to the demo account to test it in real time, a small percentage of my operations set a wrong stop loss. Normally it sets tio 8 pips and it simply doesn't make any sense for me. Why it sets correctly backtesting
Good Afternoon, I'm currently working on my first EA and working with pre existing code. Here is the question, is there a simple relatively clean way to have the EA check open orders, and ensure that if it would not open another order on the same currency? The only way I can think of would be lots
Hi, Im using a paid signal wich is automatically enter positions of 0.01 lots even that i have more then 10000 in the account i would like to raise the risk to 0.25 or more the way i chose it i spoke to the author of the signal and he told me i should contact mql5 and ask them how to raise the risk
Hi, I have an issue with this signal: <Deleted> The lot size is not being upgraded. My equity has growd of 20% and the lot size is still the same from the start... What might be the problem? Is there a maximum configuration setted by the signal provider ? Any help will be much appreciated, Thank
I've been looking in the chart functions and I know that I can change the pixel size height and width, but I can't find the command to maximize the chart . Can somebody help me out ? Thx a lot
Hi everyone, I'm working in an EA where the SL and TP are a horizontal line, when the price is < the horizontal line price the order closes depending on if it is TP or SL. The problem is when the EA goes to open another position places the lines in diferents prices that were not indicated. (In a
Hi, as I see, there is no chance to debug the OnDeinit() when the chart is getting closed by the user by clicking the "X" at the right upper corner of the chart window. The debugger does simply never execute the function, while the live-code is executing it, of course. I face the issue, that I have
I am trying to search through timeframes from M20 to M4 for two bearish candlesticks from two different time frames that have the same high and open. The two candles may not be from consecutive timeframes. The images below give a better idea of what I am trying to achieve. For some strange reason
Part 1: According to the documentation, TimeCurrent() “returns the last known server time” and is not dependent on your computer's clock while TimeTradeServer() “returns the calculated current time of the trade server” and is dependent on your computer's clock. Can somebody explain in detail what
With the market EA tests I made there are many EAs which strangely exit at bad points such as this Where I had a modest 9 point spread the trade closes 4-500 points with no explanation
  Multicore/thread tester  (14   1 2)
Hi all, Just wondering if there is an option somewhere that affects the use of multicore/thread CPUs in the MT5 tester? I ask, as previously - up until yesterday my MT5 tester would stream through testing using all 8 cores, now it only does 1, then it might start using another core 3/4 through...
I want to know how to calculate corretly all costs to open and close a position to be able to handle better an dynamic volume entrances. I search about this topic here, but It was very hard to find something useful. The relevant tools that I found were: To get margin from symbols
Hello I would like to know which code function in MT5 or how can I limit the number of trades per day o per session. For example, have just 1 (or 2 or 3) trade per day en each pair. Or to have just 1 (or 2 or 3) trade per session on each pair (Asia, London, NY). Is that possible? Many thanks :)
I Known that is a lot of information about the thema in this forum... some useful, some no so useful... but after some hours trying, I had to post my problem and my analisys here to better understand the problem and help so many poor souls like me... I have a multicurrency EA that uses the iATR
hello Can You Help Me For Convert This Indicator From Mq4 To Mq5 ! Thank You
A bit confusing thread title, but i could not define it better, sorry for that. The question is: 1. I have a bid/ask price (actual or historic) 2. I want to find out (using mql4 or mql5 code) whether this price was reached by dropping by X amount of pips or by raising by X amount of pips. for
Indicator tests fine with no issues but when put on live charts it periodically behaves different and values in buffer drop to some constant //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| VWAP_Dayly.mq5 | //|
I downloaded this indicator that allows the showing of multiple time frame pivot points (daily, weekly, hourly, yearly).  Problem is that I can not seem to get the labels to display for each point. According to their screen shot (see image) that is should display the labels for each "period"...
Hi Everyone! This is my first post although I have been "lurking" for about a year. I am wondering if there is an indicator or similar tool which will display the template I currently have loaded. I like to test different templates on different pairs or time frames. Any help will be greatly...
in Indicator Data window,the numbers (after dot) show bunch of zeroes: i need to be shown there only 2 decimals after dot. used this function , but still doesnt help, there are still ZEROes shown... double RoundNumber(double number, int digits) { number = MathRound(number * MathPow(10, digits));
Hi Friends, any one help me to convert MQL4 code to MQL5 code This is MQL4 Code #property indicator_chart_window #property indicator_buffers 4 #property indicator_color1 Red #property indicator_color2 Lime #property indicator_color3 Red #property indicator_color4 Lime extern int MaMetod = 1 ; extern
  Parabolic SAR indicator  (283   1 2 3 4 5 ... 28 29)
I am continuing posting information about indicators. So, we have information about Stochastic indicator We have the thread about Momentum indicator Now something about Parabolic SAR. OverviewThe Parabolic Time/Price System,...
Good day. I saw the TF Segmented Linear Regression indicator on Tradingview, I need to create one for metatrader 4. If anyone can help with this, please respond,<Deleted> :)
Hi.. I wanted to draw a horizontal line across the 50MA position at candle 1. I tried and now I know how to code for calculating the 50MA value at candle 1. If the 50MA value at candle 1 is "x", I want to draw a horizontal line across "x" in the chart. (It will be a dynamic line which changes its
  All John Ehlers Indicators...  (945   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...
Hi, I have n arrow indicator not displaying correctly. see image below. If I change time frame sometimes it corrects itself to show only one sell signal or buy signal.Below is my code. Is there also a way I can move the signal close to the entry candle? Attached find the code and the error
  indicator  (3)
I am looking for a refinement of the zig zag indicator or a zig zag that works with points on the dax
Can I set the DRAW_FILLING buffer to not change the color to some "composed" by the colors of the buffers that are intersecting? By example: See the screenshot below. I have two DRAW_FILLING plotted, red and blue. When red intersects the blue, the resultant collor is pink. There is some way to make
  Multi Timeframe Indicators  (12232   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1223 1224)
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...
Export Deals History: Export history of deals ordered by close time from a retail hedging account to .csv file. Author: amrali
New article Cross-Platform Expert Advisor: Custom Stops, Breakeven and Trailing has been published: This article discusses how custom stop levels can be set up in a cross-platform expert advisor. It also discusses a closely-related method by which the evolution of a stop level over time can be...
Closed_WIN: Closure of all winning positions. (You can indicate a specific instrument if you want to). Author: Miguel Angel Vico Alba
New article Payments and payment methods is published: built-in services offer great opportunities both to MQL5 developers and ordinary traders with no programming skills. But all these features can't be implemented without in-house secure payment system, that provides a convenient
DreamBot - Fully working trading robot : Any account type,leverage and deposit Author: Kenneth Parling
Exp_TrailingStop: The Expert Advisor moves trailing stops of all positions on the current symbol. Author: Nikolay Kositsin
New article MQL5 Cookbook: Handling BookEvent has been published: This article considers BookEvent - a Depth of Market event, and the principle of its processing. An MQL program, handling states of Depth of Market, serves as an example. It is written using the object-oriented approach. Results of...
Kaufman ama - with floating levels: Kaufman ama - with floating levels Author: Mladen Rakic
MartingailExpert: The EA uses Martingale. Initial entry by indicator iStochastic (Stochastic Oscillator). Author: Vladimir Karputov
  Indicators: QuickFib  (11   1 2)
QuickFib: Draws a fibonacci study on the visible portion of your chart, and basic downtrend and uptrend lines. Shows the basic price action geometry. Author: Jason Hooper
New article Self-adapting algorithm (Part III): Abandoning optimization has been published: It is impossible to get a truly stable algorithm if we use optimization based on historical data to select parameters. A stable algorithm should be aware of what parameters are needed when working on any
MRO2: Indicator MRO2. Author: John Smith
Ehlers Quotient Transform : Ehler´s Quotient Transform Author: Mladen Rakic
New article Developing graphical interfaces for Expert Advisors and indicators based on .Net Framework and C# has been published: The article presents a simple and fast method of creating graphical windows using Visual Studio with subsequent integration into the Expert Advisor's MQL code. The...
Smart Envelope for mt4 : Clone of Smart Envelope from tradingview Author: Giovanni Riccobene
Please how true and reliable are back test results? Because i have made some number of EAs that has very great backtest result but on real account getting screwed up
Hello, Is it possible run existing EA from a script/ea ? If so, is it possible to define the ea settings like Pair, Timeframe and parameters ? Thanks in advance, Manu
Need help figuring out why one-click trading isn't working on MT4. I go to tools>options>trade> and check one-click trading, it gives me a box, I accept, and then I right-click on a chart, click one-click trading, and it doesn't show up. I don't understand what the problem is. Trades don't appear on
I'm not understanding why the tester is stopping. It should go back to the beginning and start the checks again when all my statements end up being false right? I have done my best to comment everything and print statements to easily follow the path as its running. I have highlighted where it stops
I'm trying to code a function on my expert advisor that opens or closes a trade after a certain number of hours, my idea is to work similarly to sure-fire hedging but my problem is when I test my code it opens like 9 or more trades at a time and I don't understand why. void checkCloseTimer() {
Good evening, I am trying to run my program to write to an "up" file as soon as my indicators show me an increase, but when I run the strategy tester nothing happens, do you know how I can fix this problem please? Here is my program: extern int i = 0 ; void OnTick () { int ExternalFile= FileOpen
The MetaTrader 4 platform update will be released on Friday, March 19, 2021. This version provides error fixes and platform stability improvements. The new build will be available through the Live Update system
please help me out here: I want to say if Equity greater than start blance +200 close all tades for the day //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| DMF Real.mq4 | //| Copyright 2021, ITace Inc
bool calcLong3; bool calcShort3; bool calcLong3() { double RSI = iRSI ( _Symbol , _Period , 14 , PRICE_CLOSE , 0 ); if (RSI< 70 ) return true ; else return false ; } bool calcShort3() { double RSI = iRSI ( _Symbol , _Period , 14 , PRICE_CLOSE , 0 ); if
So I'm trying to read from a text file and after reading the information delete that line from the text file. The reading part I get but when I try to Write with one less in the array it appends the array insted of deleting the contend and then writing with this new array size. Do I need to FileOpen
  Spread protector  (3)
I am trying to code an EA to, each time an order is opened, it will change the SL to a "bigger loss" to avoid the spread. Ex. The SL is 0.7400 and the broker has a 10 points spread, so ne=the new SL should be 0.7390 or something like that. I am not getting a good result with the code bellow. How to
I am toying with some ideas for a future indicator and I am stumped at this problem: The indicator draws some lines across the screen as soon as it is loaded, as expected. Then I save the chart as a template. Then I load the template in another chart and the indicator is loaded, but it doesn't draw
  Terminal window missing  (16   1 2)
I have been running MT4 on my laptop for several months. All of a sudden the terminal window won't appear? i have tried re-booting and several different profiles, no go. Any ideas will be greatly appreciated! Thanks, Steve
Hi community, I am new here, starting to play around with MT4 and it looks great. I usually trade the forex market and sometimes the FTSE100 index. My question is about the index. I was wondering, since the FTSE100 is supposed to be a regulated index by Eurex, would it be possible to get some sort
Hi,I'm new to programing. I have problems using the Mathrand() function in the strategy tester. I hope to conduct a MONKEY TEST with the Mathrand() function, but it does not operate in a way I want. In a Monkey Test, I hope to create a series of random trade results, by Entering / Exiting each