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I have and EA being built and the freelancer can't resolve a problem. It works well in hedging accounts for CFDs, but on netting-furures contracts it presents the following mistakes: In MYMU21-most active contract, live demo: 1 - Although N value (ATR*tick) is correct and lot size shows correct
Hello, I'm a new subscriber. I noticed that my signal provider went into a trade and that trade was not taken on my account. I'm concerned that my purchase and setup of the signal may be erroneous. I did set up on a vps . Can you help please I attached a screenshot of my platform
  Swing Trading ideas  (513   1 2 3 4 5 ... 51 52)
thread rules only daily charts any currency must Sl and TP try to explain trade reason No bickering
  Conversion rate  (1)
Hi there, I am copying this signal. Copy trades of the Mr Su Scaping trading signal for MetaTrader 5 ( I have EUR 555 on my account (MT5) All trades are closed. When I do a conversion I see that my EUR 555 has a value of USD 650. Why is it that on the site it shows that there is only
  Forecast and levels for GBP  (236   1 2 3 4 5 ... 23 24)
GBP/USD April-June 2017 Forecast: ranging below Ichimoku cloud for direction W1 price is below Ichimoku cloud for the bearish ranging market condition within the following support/resistance levels: 1.2569 resistance level located near and below Ichimoku cloud in the beginning of the secondary rally...
  Press review  (6965   1 2 3 4 5 ... 696 697)
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...
Hello all, After we pay for a subscription, can we actually run it on our demo account? If yes, how do we actually do it? thanks :-)
Hi there, My mql5 VPS seems to be stuck after I stopped it and changed it to another MT4 account. I've tried starting it couple of times but still won't start. I've also tried to restart my MT4 terminal couple of times to no avail Any idea
int OnCalculate ( const int rates_total, const int prev_calculated, const datetime &time[], const double &open[], const double &high[], const double &low[], const double &close[], const
Hi all, My "MetaTester 5 agents manager" keeps uninstalling itself everyday and it changes the folder too I tried reinstalling the operative system (Win10) but it keeps doing that. My other pc with same system works perfectly Does anyone had this issue too? thanks
Hello guys I want to check the last balance value when it was deposited or withdrawed. How can I get this data from History
Hi, I have been using an older Build. When pressing Market in Toolbox I could see my Purchased EAs and reinstall by just selecting what I want. However, now I installed a new Terminal with Build 3041. Now I can no longer access the Purchased EAs the way I used to. Where did you put this feature now
Hi, one year ago I released in the market my indicator ***. Since then, I updated it at least 4 times and never got a problem. Yesterday I was updating it for version 1.5 when I got a problem: "Invalid price": The problem is, I didn't make any change in the values charged; they are exactly the same
My button can action event on real trade. But Can't do anything on Tester. Who can help me for example
is there an email address to reach technical support ? I can't send them a message , its not going through
I was affraid to open this thread. Why? because it is difficult to manage many threads on one forum. Anyway - I will try :) So, we are talking about SIGNAL SYSTEMS
What is the one and most important rule in FOREX to make one successful
  Something Interesting to Read  (84   1 2 3 4 5 ... 8 9)
This is the thread about books related for stocks, forex, financial market and economics. Please make a post about books with possible cover image, short description and official link to buy (amazon for example). Posts without books' presentation, without official link to buy and with refferal links...
By comparing strategies, scalper, swing trades, martingale or price action, which 1 would you like most
  FX Sniper´s Ergodic CCI Trigger  (147   1 2 3 4 5 ... 14 15)
I´ve modified some indicator to show in the chart window the signals provided by FX_Sniper´s_Ergodic_CCI_Trigger. Up and Down arrows are showed in the candle when the trigger line crosses the ErgodicCCI. Donwload both indicators in the same folder See picture for details. Warning: Signals are still
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...
  The Murrey Math Trading System  (1710   1 2 3 4 5 ... 170 171)
Description of trading system (zip'ed html file) and some indicators (with the description inside the code - use MetaEditor to read).
  Best method to identify trend in forex  (84   1 2 3 4 5 ... 8 9)
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.
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...
  Can you say forex is gambling?  (66   1 2 3 4 5 6 7)
Joshua Brown, vice president of investments in a renowned New York asset-management firm once said that the forex from his perspective is too risk fraught for an individual investor to engage in preferring to label forex trading as gambling with retail investors in ignorance throwing money into
Fractal Wave is by far the most conformative and practical theory in the technical analysis. However, it is also most underestimated theory too. In my opinion, ironically, this important theory is less popular. Hence, I decided to bring some educational materials here in the direction of making the
  Harmonic Trading  (5984   1 2 3 4 5 ... 598 599)
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...
  Simple Trading Method  (276   1 2 3 4 5 ... 27 28)
Im been playing this method for about 3 months now and the return is quite good. This is a very simple method and it is all base on price action, indicator free trading and it is done manually. First you have to open a demo account and make sure that the broker you choose have the ff. pairs (must...
Where can I find the Crypto Currencies like 'Ethereum, Ripple and Bitcoin' ??
Is it possible to get binance futures historical data and live feed on metatrader5 ? if yes, how would I go about doing it
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...
  Trading stocks  (14   1 2)
Hi there, I am new here and i want to trade stocks rather than forex/currency. I have not been able top find out where and how buy/sell platform Anyone please guide me Thanks \ JC
Hi all I'm about as new here as one can be. Both to trading and to this forum and is my first post here. Hoping I can get a answer to a question. Google hasn't been able to help. I want to know how can I calculate my lot size for opening a trade on NAS100. Is there a known formula? For forex pairs
  We use Bitcoin ;)  (487   1 2 3 4 5 ... 48 49)
Seems we need a Bitcoin thread to discuss about due the growing popularity of this virtual money. Forex-TSD is studying the idea of take Bitcoins as payment method and having our thread to discuss about pros and cons sounds as good approach. You will find more information on the official Bitcoin...
Hello guys! I have been observing and analyzing the various currencies, commodities and indices. I feel like the world economy is due for a crash or meltdown. What do you think
  Forecast and levels for S&P 500  (468   1 2 3 4 5 ... 46 47)
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...
Hi sorry but I'm really in the beginning ... I can't see the stock market but only currency exchange. Depends on the server where I am connected or wrong? 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...
Hi, as you see, I can only connect to Binance-Demo server. how can I connect to my real account on Binance in MT5
Hi, I need futures exchange data to use a volume profile indicator on MT5. I've only found a broker with futures data, but this broker gives the DAX data delayed on the demo account . Do you know if exists another broker that provides futures data on demo account with DAX real time? In the other
  Forecast and levels for Dax Index  (66   1 2 3 4 5 6 7)
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...
Hello all, I am new to this forum and I have recently downloaded MT5. Now I want data for Indian Stocks. Can someone help me who are authorized data vendor for India Exchange NSE for MT5. There are many data vendors for Amibroker and Ninjatrader in India but not for MT5. How I can import historical...
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Crypto Currency. What is the reason for BITCOIN fall? Is it China Beijing on Tuesday ban financial institutions and payment companies to provide cryptocurrency-related transactions? Elon Musk statements about Bitcoin? Or because its a Beast of No nation? To avoid virtual e currency, stop money
I have a problem. I am trying to send a data structure from an MQL5 program to a C ++ program. And I have noticed that the same structure is smaller in MQL5 than in C++. This is the struct: struct MyStruct { int a; double b; }; this is the C++ code: int main() { cout << sizeof (MyStruct)
Hi guys, I don't know if I can write in Italian, however I have a problem with the code of one of my experts, can I post it to you and maybe you tell me where did I go wrong that I've been hitting my head for days
I am trying to import a complete class from a DLL. But I have some errors while compiling. Error 1 - #import was not closed Error 2 - Sum - Member function was no defined. 1 - I compiled the dll using C++ and 64 bits 2 - I put the DLL inside of this Path
Hello folks, can someone help with william percent EA for MT5?, one that can execute trades at a defined level of the indicator. Thank you Also if you have or can make that of stochastics, ill highly appreciate that aswell cheers
Hi, I created an indicator calling another internally indicator. They are called using the iCustom function. If I call with the visual mode enabled, the "OnCalculate" function of the outermost indicator is called first. If I call with the visual mode disabled, the order is reversed. To explain
Hi all, does any one know what formula is used in creating the mql5 standard deviation channels object OBJ_STDDEVCHANNEL and how this formula can be coded from first principles in mql5 to derive the channel values. I think this could be a freelance opportunity for some one with this knowledge
In MT5, there is a checkbox to select the "Show trade history". It is the last item on the tab "Show" of the properties window of a chart (click F8). I would like to know, how I can (de)select this property by code (in mql5)! - Usually, I would expect to use the functions ChartSetInteger() and
I want to store a structure which contains enums in the DB and later retrieve the same. How are enums mapped to and from the built in DB types
Why it is not listed in mql5 ranking list? <...>
I have an idea for a martingale hedging EA, unfortunately I can't code and I don't have any money. For anyone interested- the idea I had was a semi-automated EA that hedges at a price e.g. you enter long at 4500.00 if price returns to that price the ea hedges with a short order, if price crosses
Hi All, I have the option to buy an EA of a signal though the EA is actually quite expensive compared to the signal subscription. Is there any benefit on having an EA over the signal? Is there better execution of trades or any other benefit on results? I dont plan on modifying the EA and I run my
I am a newbie to coding as newbie as they come I have played around with one EA which I have done so far and I am hooked in bettering my knowledge and master the art. I would love to learn more and eventually be able to code an EA on my own. I am more than willing to put in extra work and do
I need to send an int via socket, but the casts I'm using doesn't works. How to do it in MQL? I'm trying it like this. int buffer; SocketSend (socket, ( uchar *)&buffer, sizeof ( int )); Thank you so much
What is the string default value? I want to use a if statement on a string array default value. It's not EMPTY_VALUE, 0, ""(Empty String). Then What It Is? example string Array[]; ArrayResize (Array, 10 ); for ( int i= 0 ; i< ArraySize (Array); i++) { if ( Array[i]==( default value(I don't know
Hi There, I am tracking orders via ticket for the Hedging MT5 account. I noticed that the ticket that I was tracking was different from the ticket on the order for real accounts . Meanwhile for demo accounts, the ticket tracking is the same as the order ticket. Can anyone help explain why
Wishing everyone a great weekend. I am working on an EA with OOP and trying to create indicators for the same. My object is to standardize calculations of my indicators (in CLASSes) and prefer to use averaging methods from <MovingAverages.mqh> file. In my attempt: 1) able to create CiVolume.mq5
It can be use in any pairs and estimate when to buy and sell. Given where the market is going towards
Using MT5, how can I add MACD to the same window as my Stochastics? Having them both open seperately takes up too much space. Thanks
This indicator is similar to the RSI. The idea is to calculate net_profit / [sum(positive returns) + abs(sum(negative returns))] in a rolling window. But after I changed the code in the main loop, the terminal says: 'for' expressions are not allowed on a global scope //--- the main loop of
Hello, I have a robot system that I'm working on. it works flawlessly. but there is one last step that I want to add. I can trade at the intersection of MAs but I want it to exit the transaction at the next intersection. What code should I add? can anyone help? #include <Trade\Trade.mqh> CTrade
Hi. I have been selling the signal for 3 months. Every 3 months my signals were positive. Why is my signal not public and sales are inactive
Gday all, I've have a question about combining 2 standard MT5 line type indicators here. I quite often drag a standard CCI indicator into a SMA indicator window to serve as a filter for trading. Is there any simple way to save the standard CCI and SMA into one indicator in MetaEditor? Or does it
  All John Ehlers Indicators...  (949   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...
  Indicators with alerts/signal  (15893   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1589 1590)
Some indicators with alert/signals with author's comments: - EMA-Crossover_Signal: Enter two Exponential Moving Average periods and it'll tell you when they crossed. - SMA-Crossover_Signal: Enter two Simple Moving Average periods and it'll tell you when they crossed. - SMMA-Crossover_Signal: Enter...
Hi guys, I created an indicator that has an array with size=24 and each day at Midnight It does a calculation changing those 24 values, I would like to visualize It with a histogram: If we are on the 1H chart at Midnight It should print the histogram with the first value under the Midnight candle
Multi-Dimensional Fractals (up to 4 Dimension) give us market structure with different kinds of supports and resistances. Just some words about market structure from Larry Williams "LONG-TERM SECRETS TO SHORT-TERM TRADING": "Why This Is Important Once you have this basic understanding of market...
  Everything about RSI  (1442   1 2 3 4 5 ... 144 145)
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": Overview The Relative Strength Index ("RSI") is a
Hi I have created a custom indicator to calculate normalized AD. (The base is AD.mq5 from Examples) It is causing me Zero divide error and when I check values with PrintFormat statement, it is non zero value. Please help me to locate the cause of this. Here is the code
Can someone help with that? I made an indicator that work well, but sometime when change the symbol or time frame in the chart get this error. Here is the part of code than have problem. //+------------------------------------------------------------------+//| Custom indicator iteration...
RSD_Histogram(Relative Strength Divergence) : Short description. RSD_Histogram uses MACD Formula. but using RSI, 13SMA on RSI, 9 EMA on RSD. it even checks equilibrium in relation to RSD and Histogram and zero line and do alerts of all kinds, next version will include Divergence of Histogram and
New article Bid/Ask spread analysis in MetaTrader 5 has been published: An indicator to report your brokers Bid/Ask spread levels. Now we can use MT5s tick data to analyze what the historic true average Bid/Ask spread actually have recently been. You shouldn't need to look at the current spread
  Experts: Simple Copier  (33   1 2 3 4)
Simple Copier: Copying utility with minimal functionality. Author: Vladimir Tkach
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
New article Applying OLAP in trading (part 4): Quantitative and visual analysis of tester reports has been published: The article offers basic tools for the OLAP analysis of tester reports relating to single passes and optimization results. The tool can work with standard format files (tst and opt)
ManualTradeOnStrategyTester: A simple way on how EA can link a manual order command from outside to use it in MetaTrader 5 Strategy Tester. Author: SearchSurf
SymbolsLib: The library contain several functions to get an additional information about the symbols, loaded into the client terminal. ATTENTION: Undocummented solution, it may not work in the other versions of MetaTrader Author: Ильнур Иксанов
  Indicators: MA_BBands_YXF  (44   1 2 3 4 5)
MA_BBands_YXF: The indicator is a combination of MA channels and Bollinger Bands. Author: johnsun888
  Libraries: Virtual  (20   1 2)
Virtual: Virtual trading environment Author: fxsaber
Open Positions Indi: Displays open position: Profit or Loss + Lots Long or Short + Pips or Points Author: file45
  Experts: Close at Profit  (43   1 2 3 4 5)
Close at Profit: Close all trades after reaching defined profit or loss Author: Matus German
  Experts: MT5-RingSystemEA  (12   1 2)
MT5-RingSystemEA: It's a triangular arbitrage system (three pairs correlation system) to use 3 currencies to make 3 pairs to open hedge orders on those. The expert starts opening six orders for each ring (3 plus and 3 minus) and wait to move prices in one direction to make a grid of orders. Author
Range Follower : this expert opens trade in the direction of the trend when specific rate of average daily range has been passed. Author: Mokara
New article Advanced resampling and selection of CatBoost models by brute-force method has been published: This article describes one of the possible approaches to data transformation aimed at improving the generalizability of the model, and also discusses sampling and selection of CatBoost models
OK , so I truly believed a quick google search would sort this out but I've ended up more confused than when I started . I have the KT forex sessions on my chart , when you install it you have to input the GMT time for the indicator . Easy right ? . No , at the moment its set to 4 which seems to
I need help to correct this code, it is keep alerting continuously when margin < 200 , but I want only once .!!! void marginlevelwarning() { double freemargin = MathRound(AccountInfoDouble( ACCOUNT_MARGIN_LEVEL )); if (freemargin < 200) { Alert("Margin Level Low : ", freemargin,"
Hi, I am looking for feature of MT4 if there is one such that I will be able to get Alert pop up window manually to review my old Alerts. I know this Alert pop up window I can get by executing Alert() command in EA/Script/CI, but for some reason if I close this window then How do I get it back
The indicator still works with older builds. No info is in the indicator window
I'm still learning how to code an EA but I face a challenge while doing it. Here's what I'm trying to achieve... I want the code to open a trade only if there is no open trade during that specific candle. I do not mind having a new trade opened on every candle (multiple trades running at the same
Hello ! I've looked around and could not find a way to get the file of an EA or indicator just after preprocessor has run and just before compilation. What I'm trying to get is actually the one file with all the include merged inside but not the .ex4 version, still get the .mq4 code readable. Do you
Guys, I'm hitting myself to try to extract the data from the string below. [{"type":"success","message":""},{"id":"14058","symbol":"EURUSD","tp":"1.2271","sl":"1.2217","direction":"buy","risk":"2"},{"id":"14059","symbol":"EURUSD","tp":"1.2260","sl":"1.2190","direction":"buy","risk":"2"}] Note that...
Hello to all professors, with this code I want to come and calculate the whole Lot first (for example, purchase) Then we calculate that if 10% of the imported Lot goes to profit, it will close all the orders. But it has a little problem and it does not do that. #property version "1.00" #property
way the ea robots not trading on my mt4 platform
  Metatrader 4/5 never opens  (11   1 2)
Hi, I have a problem I never encountered before using either MT4/5. It started like 2 weeks ago, after I got an update tab for my MT5 (the usual one you get, which closes your app and restarts it again updated) - I had tons of them before. But, after this update, my MT5 never opens again. I click it
Hello everyone, I hope you are doing well this morning. You have helped me a lot before, I really appreciate this community :) So! I have a little problem with my Trailing Stop Loss extern int TraillingStart = 15 ; extern int TraillingStep = 2 ; extern int StopLoss = 100 ; extern int TakeProfit =
Hi there. I am trying to obtain in a variable the maximum value of entry to the market of all the open positions. I've tried it with a for loop, going around it several times, but nothing. I can't get it to work. Could anyone help me? I pass you the code that was finally left ... Thank you all
Hello good day, have been trying to to code my Ea to wok on specific days of the month but i know am not doing some things right, did some research but below is what i arrive to and its not working fine it only works for the first date i specify here is what i did, i create an extern string so i can
The MetaTrader 4 platform update will be released on Friday, July 23, 2021. This version provides error fixes and platform stability improvements. The new build will be available through the Live Update system
  Disk space C full  (15   1 2)
Hello, I am backtesting quit a lot and since this evening I noticed I wasn't able to make another backtest, due to a full harddisk I also recieve a MT4 journal message: TestGenerator: write file error. As I only use this computer for forex related stuff I didn't put junk on it,.. Actually the only...
Very new to mql4 and programming in general. I currently have several boolean variables declared in this fashion: bool ShtRev = High[0] >= HiZone && MidPoint < Low[1]; bool ShtSzeCatLrg = ShtZone / (RangeHi-RangeLo) <= SizeCatLrgMax && ShtZone / (RangeHi-RangeLo) >= SizeCatMdMax; bool LngSzeCatLrg =