If this isn't "new", then I apologize ahead of time. What is the "database" tab in the navigator window for? It looks pretty useful. My googling skills must be off lately because I can't find any information anywhere on it. TIA
  Product Review Issues  (18   1 2)
Admin explained the situation . Mods can use this thread to store info in one place
I know that moderators think that people who don't use the <CODE> button to neatly present their code should be flogged, but what do you do when there is no <CODE> button...I made do with the options I was presented with. Perhaps the <Code> button not showing is the website's dislike of Chrome? Now
When will MT5 be available on Chrome OS. I created an EA that we are working on testing, but not sure how to do on Chrome OS
I made a withdrawal using the Paypal method and I use the telegram method but can't but after waiting all day I have not received the SMS code. I did it 3 times until it is locked and I can only do it tomorrow. I had made more than 200x withdrawals and there had never been a problem like this....
How can I grab info off an existing order and use it for a new order? for example if I have my stoploss getting close can I use code to grab existing stoploss level and have it open a sell stop order at the stoploss level? Im super new to programing trying to learn so please be gentle! lol thanks
So, what I'm trying to do is read values in from a text file and take those values and set them to a global variable. Deriving Doubles, Integers and bool's from a string value is, setting to a double, and then back to original format in other programs is simple. The problem I'm having is with the
Can anyone help? My MT4 keeps crashing and not responding after i install custom indicators, my friend does not have this problem and i even bought a new laptop becaus ei thought my old one was somewhat dated but not old at all. Im using a standard Vantage account the same as my friend and i have
hey there i want to become a "seller" therefor the mql5 asks me to "add my phone number" when I enter my phone number and waiting to receive the code just nothing happeneds
The updated version of the MetaTrader 5 platform will be released on Thursday, September 17, 2020. The new version features the following changes: Terminal: Expanded fundamental analysis facilities. Added new trading instrument properties, which enable a more accurate categorization of symbols
Hey all! I'm just playing with MT5 to learn the differences, and I noticed the reported balance on the history tab is different to the reported balance on the trade tab. What's up with that??! Trade tab:- History tab:- Is it reporting history in USD or something
  VPS ?  (12   1 2)
hello, I have an Expert Advisor version that works well on "Tester", which works well on my personal terminal, "AutoTrading" ON, but that does not work on the "Hosting VPS". How is it possible. Can someone help me?
hi . My demo account expired and i cant access the charts that i was working on . And i douldnt find the charts list on profile folder . How can i see my charts list
Hello I am unable to find how to change the colors affecting the popup in metaeditor 2650 Which of the following settings allow me to customise the popup colors
Good day, can anyone assist me with coding to get an arrow signal(call) on the start each new candle
Basically, I've been trying to set my TP in order to maximize my reward, which would be TP*P ( TP). After some math, taking into account the mean and Std deviation, I end up with a TP of 2.6 something pips, which, of course, maximizes the probability of hitting TP because is so small. On
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...
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...
I am an experienced programmer, but new to MQL, I am trying save some private data in comment of position to track later. As it's undocumented clearly in dcoument, I googled and did a lot tests, finally get the conclusion disappointly: 1. The comment is filled when creating order, and can NOT be
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...
One strategy I can use is Andrew's fork
  Brainwashing System / Asctrend System  (242   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...
Hi given that this forum is called trading systems, I would like to ask you for help on how I look for my profitable trading system that I can later automate So far I only know about the "Observation" look and see what pattern is repeated and then do "backtesting" but beyond that or some other
  Mr.Nims, Renko Ashi Scalping System.  (3546   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...
  Forex Correlation Theory  (36   1 2 3 4)
PRACTICAL USE of the Correlation Theory This article is focused on explaining how currency correlations can be used in a very practical way. Our goal is not to dive into theory or theoretical models but show how correlations can help solve practical trading-related decisions. The Forex Correlation...
  PriceChannel Parabolic system  (295   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...
I just started this thread as a continuation of the talking made on this topic (we can read it). Or ...to make it shorter: it was some discussion about forecasting/predicting of the next candle or direction of the movement or market condition evaluation. And it was around standard indiocators in...
Locked-in Range Analysis (abbr. LRA) is the futures market analysis method, described in the ebook "Locked-in Range Analysis: Why most traders must lose money in the futures market (Forex)" by Tom Leksey, which minimizes an uncertainty in the futures market. LRA is the method of interpreting the...
  Raw Ideas  (1146   1 2 3 4 5 ... 114 115)
Very simple trading system of two indicators with alert (see download area). I tried to trade manually using this system but seems it is difficult. Necessary to add some filter and program EA. So, this system is for discussion and future possible improvement.
  The Only Pivot  (2694   1 2 3 4 5 ... 269 270)
Shinigami ask me to put my latest indicators and templates.. so if you are new for reading this thread, please use this indy and template because this is what i use now after download this zip file, just go to page number....... (i forgot, sorry ) the rule is using h1 1. if 2 SMMA WEIGHTED CLOSE...
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...
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...
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
The Best Stocks Of 2016: Nvidia (based on the article) The price was increased by 10% just for December only!
hi im looking for AstraZ# whichich broker has it
  Forecast and levels for S&P 500  (467   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...
I just created a demo account with INGOT Brokerage on MT5. The demo provides a single leverage option of 1:100. I deposited $10,000 and decided to use most of my margin which I assumed to be $1,000,000 based on the broker leverage. At the time, the stock was trading at $2030 (10 shares/lot) so I
  Is this normal  (2)
So I've been using MT5 for the past couple of weeks. I opened a several demo accounts with a local brokerage and I was testing various positions. One of the demo accounts I setup just to test stock splits so I bought some TSLA at $2201. Yesterday the split went through and I woke up to find my
  Forecast and levels for Nikkei  (35   1 2 3 4)
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...
  Forecast and levels for CAC 40  (21   1 2 3)
CAC 40 January-March 2017 Forecast: bullish with key resistance at 4924.69 W1 price is located above Ichimoku cloud in the bullish area of the chart. The price broke 4860.85 resistance level to above on close weekly bar with 4924.69 as a nearest bullish target to re-enter. Thus, the weekly price is...
Hello, Where can I find an example of EA to trade stocks or ETFs? An EA based on a moving average would be fine. Thanks in advance, Pierre
  Apple  (40   1 2 3 4)
AAPL Technical AnalysisL daily bullsh with 120.35 resistance to be testing for the bullish trend to be resumed Daily share price is located far above 200 SMA in the bullish area of the chart: the price is on testing resistance level at 120.35 to above for the bullsh trend to be continuing. If the...
  Cant buy 3x ETFs  (4)
So i have tried to buy few 3x etfs but all the time it shows only position closing is allowed
I've searched through the internet, but did not find a documentation or informal data on proper order book (Depth of Market, DOM) structure and content. There are numerous articles about what the order book is in general and many examples of trading by it. But there's no exact information what is...
I am trying to find an MT5 order entry tool that has features such as custom order templates, Market/Pending orders, OCO orders, and/or hot keys to speed up order entry. It would also be great if you could choose to enter your SL and Target using ticks instead of price. I have looked at quite a few
I thought I downloaded the entire history of the EURUSD from History Center. The months go back to 1971, but the minutes will only go back until August of this year. When I try to run a test of the past 5 years, it only goes back 10 days and executes 2 total trades
  MQL5 VPS EA  (1)
Gud day everyone! I'm testing the mql5 vps (24 hrs free) but my EA doesn't seems to work. I installed 3 EA in the same chart, migrate to the vps and turn off my computer. One EA that should function in not doing its job while I'm testing. In other vps (remote desktop connection) i've tried this
Hi guys, I'm with a problem here, I tried to search for a solution but didnt see any other cases like mine. Attached is the trade result graph and a piece of the history result in pips ( I checked the box "profit in pips for faster calculations" ) and in money. The results, as you can see, is that
Hi everyone I've just got a little stuck trying to run this code contiguously. I only want to open 3 positions when in a buy or sell zone but because I'm using HistoryDealsTotal it only works the first time! I'm pretty new to MQL5 and guessing I might need to use a loop but am getting really stuck
Hi, Using SymbolInfoDouble(Symbol(),SYMBOL_TRADE_TICK_VALUE) I can get pip value only for current time but I cannot do it in past. (SYMBOL_TRADE_TICK_VALUE is a on the standard lot, in the currency of the account. For instance is 1$ in USD currency account at EURUSD, if the lot is 100000,...
I have not been able to get any of the experts to run on their own. A few months ago I was using either Fireball or Yellow Free both from the market. They worked on a demo account and then I came home one day and they just seemed to stop working. I messed around with it after waiting a few more days
Hi everyone. I'm trying to obtain the value of the "modelling" field in the strategy tester settings form shown below: Does anyone know if this is possible and easy in MQl5. I can't find any way to do it. Many thanks, E
Forgive me if this is a silly question, but whenever I backtest my EA in MT5 the tickets for trades always start from 2. Can someone explain why they do not start from 1
Hi, I am looking at my trades and, although the EA is doing quite well I have seen that it might be a good idea to exit some trades after some time. Due not having reached TP, it might get stuck in flat movements, so I would like to know if I can tell the EA: If in Profit for X time, close all
I want to make my EA run multiple times with every possible settings and determine the best possible settings for the EA. Is it possible to do it within mql5? Thank you
Hi i usually put 2 pending orders on chart's one sell and one buy limit and i need a EA to delete one of these pending order's when an other one active i mean if price reach my buy limit and buy activated then EA delete sell limit and if sell active delete buy and EA must do this for all pairs not
Hi Guys, i added the volume lot in the standard expert mama, could you tell me also how i can add a stop loss in the Advisor? Here the code: //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| ExpertMAMA.mq5 | //|
Hi, TimeGMTOffset() and TimeDaylightSavings() do not work in the backtester. I need to find a reliable way to find the opening times of the london market and US market over several years. Does somebody have a good sollution for this ? For the MT5 developers: is it not possible to make the
First time poster. Behold my trailing stop function. It moves my SL by 10. It also moves my TP by 10 as well, which is a lot better than it completely being removed if I add a 0 on the end at the: Bid-takeProfit* _Point ); location. QUESTION: How do I not move my TP. I looked everywhere for an
Does any one know how to lock an ea to a particular broker and server? Thanks.
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| TEST11.mq5 | #property version "1.00" #property indicator_chart_window input bool doit = false ; //+------------------------------------------------------------------+
I have a bar number that points to some specific time in history bar_number I'm running the chart in H1. Could you help me understand why: close[bar_number] returns a correct value, iClose(_Symbol, PERIOD_H1, bar_number) - returns always 0.0. The error is 4401. Do you see why, since it's the same
hi. when I use icustom indicator in my EA , in Visually backtest, add a new indicator window in each cycle or each tick. what should I do? for example when I use iRSI(Symbol(),Period(),14) in back test, just draw one indicator RSI and every thing is OK . but when i change it to
Hi , I am trying to create a crossver alert sytem with the infamous megafx indicator.I know it repaints like crazy . It should be a simple process of reading the id1 and id 2 candle values right? But It does not work . It only gives the bearish alerts when the line crosses below 0 but not the
  Indicators with alerts/signal  (15865   1 2 3 4 5 ... 1586 1587)
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...
I don't know if this is the correct place to ask...but anyway is there any FREE indicators that draw vertical line when MACD and Stochastic moving in synced. Like example below https://c.mql5.com/3/334/MACD_Stochastic.jpg If there is none existence how much cost to code this one
Hi everyone, I use the code below (not mine) for MT4 to minimize/maximize chart windows by simply double-clicking or triple-clicking anywhere in the chart. It's neat and super useful. I am trying to replicate it in MT5 without any success. I copied 'Winuser32.mqh' from MT4 to the include folder in
Execution of this line of code is freezing the thread for exactly 50 seconds. if ( CalendarValueHistory (mqlcalendar_value, iTime ( "EURUSD" , PERIOD_D1 ,1),iTime("EURUSD",PERIOD_D1,0), NULL , NULL )) Thereafter, the program continues without error but also without returning calendar values. I have
Hi everyone, I (mis)use the Fibonacci tool by either changing the values to use it to estimate risk/reward, or changing the values to use my own retracement and target values. Switching between the two sets of values every time is annoying though. Is it possible to duplicate the internal Fibonacci
  Fibo & Gann variations  (347   1 2 3 4 5 ... 34 35)
Fibo Levels indicator. Fully forecasting.
Hi Guys, My Friend And I Coded This Indicator Last Week, By Default, The Signals Are Indicated By Arrows. I Plan To Issue An Alert At The Same Time As The Arrows Drawn. But I Don't Know What To Put In That " If ", To Issue An Alert In The Right Time. I Show You The " If " Section Like This: Line 209
  ATR Trailing Stop - Help  (93   1 2 3 4 5 ... 9 10)
Hi everyone: I have absolutely no coding experience in mq4 indicators, and am asking for help in creating an indicator. The volatility trailing stop that uses a multiple of ATR has been of great use to me in Metastock when I used to trade equities, and I've been looking for an equivalent in...
Hi everyone. A while ago, I've downloaded and start trading with this indicator: https://www.mql5.com/pt/code/20852 It was coded by Patrick Muniz, based on a trading system of a brazilian trader called André Machado. The indicator just paints the candles based on the position of a moving average
Hi! I'm trying to create a visual indicator (MT5) but I'm having difficulties (I only know the basics). I tried to modify a code available on the site, but without success (https://www.mql5.com/en/code/1349). What I would like is: Candle Green: Close is higher than the previous high: (C2 > H3) or
  Pivot indicators  (753   1 2 3 4 5 ... 75 76)
Everything about pivot indicators you may find in this thread. Besides there are some usefull links as well: - how to trade with pivot (manuals) is here. - some trading system based on pivot https://www.forex-tsd.com/forum/trading-systems/1158-pivot-system - pivots, camarilla, high/low etc.... is...
Alternative Ichimoku: The indicator Alternative Ichimoku was developed as an alternative to the famous indicator Ichimoku Kinko Hyo. For a more precise forecast, it is better to use on one timeframe both indicators - Ichimoku Kinko Hyo and Alternative Ichimoku. Author: Victor Lukashuck
New article How to Subscribe to Trading Signals is published: "Signals" in MetaTrader 5 trading platform allow traders to connect to any signal issued by providers. Select and subscribe to any trading signals provider to copy all his or her deals on your account. How to become an investor and...
Step average: Step average Author: Mladen Rakic
MTF_Stochastic_RSI: Indicator Multi timeframes Stochastic RSI Author: Scriptor
ECN Trade Companion : On all MT4 market execution accounts (ECN, ECN Zero and Pro), preset stoploss/takeprofit price levels are not permitted. If a client wishes to specify stoploss/takeprofit values for an order, the client must modify the existing position after the order is opened. This EA helps
Size of a candle (histogram): The indicator displays the candlestick size (High-Low) and its direction in the form of a colored histogram. Author: Vladimir Karputov
Identify potential Trends/Range (Pivot Points) : When I start learning about trading, I remember the trading pioneer Shawn Lucas (founder of Apiary-fund) saying "trading is simple, you go from bound range market to breakout market and vice versa". I looked at few charts and he was right. So I told
Multi Currency Template: This is Multi Currency Expert Advisor Template that can trade according to symbol list (default 6 symbols).For Example, Ichimoku Chinkou Span is used for entry logic.// Main input parametersinput double Lots = 0.01; // Basic lot sizeinput int StopLoss= 50; //Stoploss (in
Shved Supply and Demand : This is MQL5 version of Shved Supply and Demand written by Shved and upgraded by eevviill7. Author: Behzad Movaghar
Rijfie pyramid 1.02 : I am sharing this pyramid. It is not perfect but works for me. Author: 796790
Pro Traders see RISK as Percentage : Most traders keep losing money because they focus on money rather than planning their trades based on Percentage risk. Author: fxweirdos weirdos
Better Volume: Easy and visual way to check abnormal changes in Volume. Author: Minions Labs
3_Level_ZZ_Semafor: The simple indicator which displays minimums and maximums of the eldest, middle and short periods using semaphore dots. The basis of the zigzag calculation is the algorithm from the client terminal standard set \Examples\ZigZag.mq5. This indicator was written during the current...
New article How to Become a Signals Provider for MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 is published: Do you want to offer your trading signals and make profit? Register on MQL5.com website as a Seller and specify your trading account to offer your signals to traders. Keep in mind that you can create only...
Fractal Support & Resistance Levels: The indicator draws support & resistance levels based on the last MN1, W1, D1, H4 and H1 fractals. Author: Alexander Elgin
Hi, I have the csv file format like below (to append d2, e2 ,d3,e3 value) : i have used before FileSeek(handle,-2, SEEK_END) to append to end of file (in this case : d3,e3) but I dont know what is the FileSeek (handle, ?, SEEK_END) to append the d2, e2 ,d3,e3 value. Please help. a1, b1, c1, d1, e1
Hello all, I'm new to coding and I'm really not finding a way to get what I'm looking for. Maybe one cool/savior programmer out there can help. I'm trying to find out the high/low for a certain period. The period is fixed. Let me explain a bit better. I'm trying to find out the highest high and the...
  Help to debug EA  (1)
Hi, to all code gurus, I have writen small EA for my needs - I'm not a coder - this is my first attempt of MQL4... All I want is to ask Your opinion about code and EA and make some basic checks. EA have one problem - it did not places SL and TP for pending SELL orders... I have checked on few demo
Hi guys, do you know how to get 99.9% of quality model in MT4? I have some issues with TickStory, do you have a valid alternative? Thanks indeed for your help. Lorenzo
Hi I have no programing background and have just started learning coding mt4 indicators. I'm practicing with this indicator and have cleared all errors, but it is still not working. Can anyone have a look for me. I should have made some rookie mistakes. Greatly appreciated. Keli
Hi, I am trying to create an EA. I wanna to calculate RSI level for result of another indicator like Alligator or MA. How can I calculate that? When I use iRSI method like below, the result is zero! lips = iAlligator ( NULL , 0 , 13 , 8 , 8 , 5 , 5 , 3 , MODE_SMMA , PRICE_MEDIAN , MODE_GATORLIPS , 1
Hopefully someone can help. managing more than one order at a time has been tough for me to get my head around. could someone tell me why both of these orders are not closing? it only closes the first. i understand that this is not the first time its been asked but all the posts just have random
Hello guys, I am not a programmer but i tried to figure out how to make a very simple EA, mostly just as a proof-of-concept. EA will open order at different conditions (doesnt matter, in exemple i use a premade code that open orders using RSI). The most important fact is that EA must place SL at X
Hi! I'm trying to code an EA, just started a couple of days ago, and I am very new to the programming language so I'm semi-lost on pretty much everything. I'm currently trying to code a while loop that checks if the price of the market has passed the opening price of a previous (now open) BuyStop
I can collect the offline status of a chart using: int offline= ChartGetInteger ( 0 , CHART_IS_OFFLINE ); Print (offline); If a chart is offline it is stored as a 1 if the offline box in the offline chart properties is unticked it is stored as 0. However is there a way to modify the offline variable
Hi, I am looking for help to code theses lines: - if bid (not open or Close) > x : Close all sell positions, buy if there is no buy trade - if bid < y: Close all buy positions, Sell if there is no open short trade. Thank you
[environment] Oanda MT4 build 1280 [Description] I run the code below, "FileOpen" does not work(no file created). I could not find the error code even "GetLastError"(result is 0). int OnInit () { int handle; //file handler string FILE_NAME = "sample.txt"; //file open handle
  Isha-line-fibo set and forget  (26   1 2 3)
This indicator is one that takes long term trades and is for the trader who does not want to monitor the trade all day.You will wake and go to the computer and set a buy stop and sell stop order with stoploss and then go swimming and come back later and one of the levels will be hit.I have heard of...
Anybody else not getting "connected?" (i.e. no data feed - not connected to server) I have been using for over a year and this is the first time this has occured for such an extended period. Please help. Thank you.
Hi, Is this possible to display the comment on chart with bold/big size font and different colour? currently i used to display comments as normal. but i like to display header as bigger font with bold and ey-catch colour. Please help me if there is any functions available to use? currently i use:...