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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 :)
  VPS HOME PC  (16   1 2)
Hello, once the VPS ir running, can i trun off my home computer? Also if the internet goes down at home or power outage occurs, will this effect the VPS?
[Help] My force index formula didn't match MQL Force Index Indicator line I tried to experimented many indicators formula but when I created force index without using iForce function the indicator line is not same as the original MQL Force Index indicator.    int limit;   int...
  GBP/USD forecast  (733   1 2 3 4 5 ... 73 74)
I’m having a little loss right now, but I think I’ll close the deal with profit.  
  Swing Trading ideas  (102   1 2 3 4 5 ... 10 11)
thread rules only daily charts any currency must Sl and TP try to explain trade reason No bickering
  Forecast and levels for EUR/USD  (200   1 2 3 4 5 ... 19 20)
EUR/USD April-June 2017 Forecast: ranging rally within narrow s/r levels W1 price is below Ichimoku cloud for the primary bearish market condition with the ranging within the following support/resistance levels: 1.0828 resistance level located below the cloud in the beginning of the secondary rally...
  How to Start with Metatrader 5  (1109   1 2 3 4 5 ... 110 111)
I decided to create this thread to help to myself and to the others to start with Metatrader 5. I am experienced in MT4 and in forex in general (i hope : ) but we traders really need to collect all the information about it in one place. I will make some posts about 'how I am starting with MT5'....
Good morning, I have been trading with cryptocurrencies here in Brazil, but none of the Brazilian Brokers support MT5 (which is the platform I use for graphical analysis and Expert Advisers). I have been looking for days for a Exchange that supported MT5 and provided information and graphs for BTC,...
Hi, someone know how can I see in backtest  drawdown in $ not only in % ?
Hi guys, I made these 2 small methods: int OpenSell() { double SL=Ask - (StopLoss*Point); // Calculating SL of opened double TP=Ask + (TakeProfit*Point); // Calculating TP of opened OrderSend(Symbol(),OP_SELL,lotti,Bid,2,SL,TP,0,0,0,clrGreen); return(0); }void OpenBuy()...
Some of the traders may choose ADX to determine whether the current market situation is ranging or trending, but ADX seems ineffective in predicting the ranging? Is there any indicator which can be used for predicting the ranging? Therefore, we can make the preparation for it. Thx
As a fresh trader, i have a simple question which hurts my head. I have noticed in my ECN Account that EURUSD Spread goes 0 pipes many times. What happens if i open simultaneously BUY/SELL trade when spread is 0 and friday night the spread goes 4 pipes?
  timezone  (17   1 2)
How is possible check what timezone is the price at mt4? This way, If chart shows execution 21:04, does this hours is from what utc?
Hi, What is used behind the Shared Projects of MQL5 MetaEditor, CVS, SVN or Git? Regards, Pierre
  Trading System by Xard777  (3861   1 2 3 4 5 ... 386 387)
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
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!  (94   1 2 3 4 5 ... 9 10)
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...
Hi, I want to backtest EAs and find their best settings. What affordable servers can you suggest? Regards
Hi there, I would like to export numerical data from mt4 indicator for calculation, any easy way that i can export the data? Thanks
  Advice please  (2)
Hello , can someone suggest advisor/anything similar for mt4 which can help with opening of new orders ( I mean: I will select the opening points myself, but it needs to estabilish the t/p and s/l , i will preearange them myself)   ! it is a way too time consuming to write t/p and s/l when there are...
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...
Hello, Considering Metatrader 5 - Book Bullet (DOM Buy and Sell)  Is that possible to set different values by asset for VOL, SL and TP ?  Actually I would like to have the last VOL, SL and TP used for each asset and NOT a global VOL, SL and TP for all assets.  Regards, Leo
Hi to everyone, first of all, I'm sorry if my english or terminology could cause any misunderstanding, I will try to be as clear as possible. For an EA that I'm developing, I would like to cancel the StopLoss and replace it with a Trailing Stop when a Take Profit is reached. For example: EURUSD, 5...
Hey. I made a successful bitcoin trading bot. Bot has earned me about 16 btc in fees during last 8 months, but it requires many external dlls, so I cant sell it normally on the market. (it trades btc against all avaliable altcoins on Poloniex or Bittrex, that meet certain conditions) Would it be...
  "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...
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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...
  Forecast and levels for S&P 500  (234   1 2 3 4 5 ... 23 24)
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...
Last Friday, the new MetaTrader 5 trading platform build 1375 with the Time & Sales option was officially released. The Time & Sales feature in the Market Depth window enables users to view the real-time list of all exchange transactions. The Time & Sales list provides...
The Best Stocks Of 2016: Nvidia (based on the article) The price was increased by 10% just for December only!
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.
  Bermaui Analysis  (37   1 2 3 4)
A Bullish RSI14 Reversal Signal for Dow Jones Industrial.
Can anyone help me find a broker that fits my requirements? Best regards.
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...
Is It possible trade these instruments with a low spread (10 or minuns) and volume (0.01)?
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.
I hav been using trailing stoploss coded into the EA. Works fine. The only catch is that if  contact is lost it does not work. The trailing stoploss can also be set manually on the terminal. As I understand it it is then handled by the server, which means it will work even if contact is lost witht...
  mt editor sl tp problems  (22   1 2 3)
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 ? :/
  OBJ_EDIT focus  (4)
Hello, I have two similar questions related to OBJ_EDIT: 1) Can I find out if the object (OBJ_EDIT) has focus (the cursor blinks inside the box) in MQL? 2) Can I set focus to an object (OBJ_EDIT) in MQL?
How do i get the value of margin percentage(at symbol properties window) in mql4 code?
Hi all, I am trying to use iFractals indicator but the value are extremely big i.e. 1.797693134862316e+308. Following is my code: int fractalsDefination = 0;double fractalsUpperBuffer[], fractalsLowerBuffer[];int OnInit() {       fractalsDefination = 0;   fractalsDefination = iFractals(_Symbol,...
  Requests & Ideas (MQL5 only!)  (393   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...
I've developed an expert which I have tried to optimize as much I can to allow as accurate backtesting as possible.  But now I realize that much of the overall time spent is actually spent between returning from my expert and before I get the next tick. I'm using M1, backtesting 10y. I'm recording...
  Help with pseudo multi inheritance  (43   1 2 3 4 5)
I've built a pseudo inheritance since mql doesn't allow this, here's what i did. //+------------------------------------------------------------------+//|                                                                  |//+------------------------------------------------------------------+class...
I am porting my code to MQL5 I have a requirement to access the brokers group name (System type or the category that a symbol belongs to). The code below works in MT4 - I found it on the web.  Anybody know how to get the same information in MQL5?...
Hi, I am developing an EA where I use technical indicators to generate signals... But meanwhile, I am thinking about getting some external signals to receive somehow in digital form and then use them in my EA. Is it possible to receive such signals from some (free) signal providers in a digital...
  Observer Pattern  (27   1 2 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...
I´m trying to integrate MT5 with an external Named Pipe Server application written in C# through named pipes. The problem is the app requires a Asyncronous named pipe, and I can´t find a way to connect to it from MT5. I´m using the example from&nbsp;https://www.mql5.com/en/articles/503: void...
Hi, How Can I create a Move Average with levels ? I need to add two level to MA... like this sample.     //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //|                                                           MA.mq5 | //|...
  iMFI with iMA  (10)
Hi,   I'm trying to code a iMFI that has a iMA inside it... the iMA will get the "first indicator's data". but I cann't find any sample to understand how I could code this... I tried to code it my self , but isn't working... the iMA is not getting data correctly.  http://pastebin.com/vpPmg2MY
Hi, I'm trying to use partialclose but it's not working, I think that this mt5 is only for hedgeing Could someone show me a similar function/code for partialclose that works with netting mode? I  buy 2 and to partialclose 1 contract. I  sell 2 and to partialclose 1 contract. thanks
I am trying to become seller of automated tradinf systems But i cannot edit my seller account. I have to upolad  new picture of document because previous picture dont meat standarts Bur i cannnot make any changes of my seller account. I wrote comment, but no answer. I dont know want to do. I am very...
How to do this in Mql5 In mql4 val1 = iFractals(NULL, 0, MODE_UPPER, i); val2 = iFractals(NULL, 0, MODE_LOWER, i);
Hi all, I am having issue in using iFractals indicator. The problem is that I am always getting same value for iFractals  buffers i.e. fractal_up[0]: 1.797693134862316e+308 fractal_down[0]: 1.797693134862316e+308 following is my code: int    handle_fractal;              //--- for fractal...
Hello, can anypne explain it?  I tried to use ObjectGetValueByTime() by giving it last candle's time, but it return 0 or last high/low, or anything but not fibo level price
Hi, im not sure if i have posted in the right place. This lot size calculator has 2 inputs, one for stop loss and one for risk which is fine and it shows you lot size based on that on screen. What im looking for is to be able to see multiple stoploss and lots size on screen.
Hello, I saw that the below code prints 2 different values. Question is why? Is it correct that Spread[] contains spread values at open time? and MarketInfo contains current spread value? int OnCalculate(const int rates_total,                const int prev_calculated,                const datetime...
  % Forex  (4)
Hi, I'm not an expert on the subject, I would like to know, how do you calculate the percentage change on the forex?
  Elite indicators :)  (15007   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?
  ATR  (1)
Does anyone know if the attached indicator is available in MT5?
Hello Guys, I coded a bunch of custom indicators, but I have an issue, I can not solve myself. Hope You can help me out with some info about this. The indicator I am working on has a custom buffer, and I would like to apply DEMA or TEMA on that buffer's data. I am looking for a way to do that like...
  Multi Timeframe Indicators  (12125   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 traders,i am new in trading so no idea about market and you guys are expert in it,anyone knows non repaint indicator with buy and sell signal for 1m or 5m chart which is gives accurate signal,i tried 2-3 signal indicator but those are all repainted,if anyone knows then please do let me know,i'll...
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!
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 
Signal for Trend: The indicator shows trade signals using combined Stohastic with breaking of High/Low by Moving Average. The idea is to combine trend and when to open the market using Stohastic 14,3,3 and price break Moving Average 5 shift 2 typical and ADX to see the trend. Author: reza rahmad
SAR trading v2.0: Trading signals are generated based on a comparison of two trend indicators: iMA (Moving Average, MA) and iSAR (Parabolic SAR). The EA works on the zero bar, only one position can be open. Trailing stop is used. Author: Vladimir Karputov
  Libraries: Clock  (1)
Clock: A library for creating analog clocks using MetaTrader 4/5 graphical resources. Author: fxsaber
DojiTrader: The Expert Advisor trades using the "Japanese Doji Candlestick" pattern. Author: Vladimir Karputov
Dealers Trade v 7.91 ZeroLag MACD: A further development of code "Dealers Trade v 7.74 MACD" (https://www.mql5.com/en/code/19535). "Zero-lag MACD" (https://www.mql5.com/en/code/170) is used. When the number of positions increases, the following is also increased: step between positions, lot size,...
Four clicks to draw an arc-shaped channel: A quick way to draw an arc-shaped channel using four mouse clicks. Author: Nikolai Semko
ma-shift Puria method: The Expert Advisor is based on Puria method with a few changes. It uses two iMA (Moving Average, MA) indicators and one iMACD (Moving Average Convergence/Divergence, MACD). Author: Vladimir Karputov
Momo_trades: The Expert Advisor trades based on the signals of iMA (Moving Average, MA) and iMACD (Moving Average Convergence/Divergence, MACD). The minimum distance between the price and the MA indicator is taken into account. Author: Vladimir Karputov
ichimok2005: An Expert Advisor based on the iIchimoku (Ichimoku Kinko Hyo) indicator. Fixed lot. Author: Vladimir Karputov
EMA 6.12: The Expert Advisor uses the signals of "crossover of two iMAs (Moving Average, MA)". The EA uses Trailing Stop and Take Profit. Author: Vladimir Karputov
FORTS Currency Powers: An example of creating synthetic instruments for calculating the strength of RTS, USD, RUB based on futures contracts of the FORTS market. Author: Quantum
FOREX Currency Powers: MetaTrader 5 allows creating synthetic instruments. The price of such instruments can depend on the current values of a number of financial instruments. In trading, such symbols allow spotting the beginning and end of global market movements at an early stage. In this example...
x1: Simultaneous opening of opposing positions. Lot management Author: Vladimir Karputov
VR---ZVER: The EA uses three iMAs (Moving Average, MA), one iStochastic (Stochastic Oscillator) and one iRSI (RSI, Relative Strength Index). Positions are opened by market, as well as Buy Stop and Sell Stop pending orders are placed. Author: Vladimir Karputov
Show Pips: Information about profit, points, percent, spread and time remaining until the close the bar on the current currency pair and timeframe in a compact and convenient form. Author: Roman Podpora
It occurs when I call EventSetMillisecondTimer() and once it happens, the whole EA goes down. The only official documentation I found is this: https://docs.mql4.com/eventfunctions/eventsetmillisecondtimer. There's, however, no detailed description of a proper usage of this function nor how to...
Dear Friends, can someone help me to create an EA based on Lindecourt Custom Indicator. I just want the EA to open buy/sell position as soon as the indicator dispays the Arrows (Green/Red) on the chart. I mean I want the EA to simultaneously open positions as soon as the Alert and Arrows apear....
Dimi.A
Hi Mladen and friends, Just sharing an interesting indicator I've been using to trade reversals on the 15 minute charts called Vertex. The reversals are pretty spot on so far but the "TMA bands" repaint. I think there's a lot of potential in this indicator, it just needs some polishing up. Mladen,...
I have an Indicator that displays some information panes on the Chart window and one of them is at the right top side of the chart. The problem is that when someone will attach an expert to this Chart, the Expert name and its smiley are appearing right there. So, I need one of this two options: 1....
I'd like to make option levels indicator for MT4. My Russian version of topic is at https://www.mql5.com/ru/forum/224805 Here it is my idea. According to one theory (Ildar Nurgaliev, Russian  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClZo081odiV1tVTnXPLY13w?app=desktop) price moves from volume to volume. The...
  Brokers  (152   1 2 3 4 5 ... 15 16)
I am trying to find a real Broker's rating online but they looks all pretty fake to me. So i was wondering, if it's not already in our forum but i didn't find it, we should make our own REAL List. What do you think? Which one is your broker and give to them an overall score from 1 to 5.
Hey all, I use my EA to draw a line called "Trigger" on the chart upon the first tick which I then move to a support/resistance area i want to wait for a signal from to take a trade, I have then also programmed it to delete this line when the EA takes a trade to avoid opening multiple trades for the...
Can a broker disable expert advisors? Does IsExpertEnabled() check whether the broker has enabled or disabled expert advisors? Or does it only check whether the user has enabled it in the terminal? Similarly, does IsTradeAllowed() check whether the broker has enabled or disabled trading in the...
  Need help with coding  (121   1 2 3 4 5 ... 12 13)
Hi i am trying to code a very simple EA but i'm not a programmer and i've never made an EA before. I took the MACD Sample from MT4 and edited some parts and deleted all the rest that i thought i don't need. I'm sure my code is really horrible I would like the EA to work like this: My custom...
Backtesting a Renko EA on MT4 Is it possible? If yes how? Please Help :(
Hi Folks, I've been working on this EA. the idea is to follow the trend and enter at pull backs. The problem is when the trend stalls and reverse, we don't know whether it's for real or just another pull back. So I programed the EA to enter an opposite trade with larger position with the hope that...
  Requests & Ideas  (7141   1 2 3 4 5 ... 714 715)
Hello , this EA is shwoing great result but i am sure that it needs some tuching tunning ( i guess playing around with its codes or adding others ) Please have a look at it i am sure it worth it - i hope so - attached is a forward test of this EA for just 5 houres or less ( when ever i get good...
Prompted by the new article at https://www.mql5.com/en/forum/127024, the attached files are an example of sending messages asynchronously between different instances of MT4 on the same computer, using named pipes. Inspired by the MT5 article, but there are some major differences in the methodologies...
Please kindly explain Is the back test spread in pips or point? For instance if the spread is 0.5 pips. What value should I input in the Backtest? Is it 5 or 50? Thank you
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?