Truly ScreenShot Indicator
The indicator takes screenshots of the active terminal chart.
Available image saving options:
- At the opening of a new bar (candlestick) depending on the currently selected timeframe;
- After a certain time interval, e.g. every 10 minutes after indicator launch on a chart;
- When trade orders are opened/closed both by an Expert Advisor and manually;
- Each time when a user clicks the "Screeshot" button.
Settings Screenshot time
- Start Time (hh:mm) - sets the start time of indicator work.
- End Time (hh:mm) - sets the end time of indicator work.
If both value = 0 or Empty, the indicator work around the clock.
Auto Screenshot Settings
- Screenshot New Bar - if True, takes screenshots on each new bar (candle).
- Screenshot Interval (minutes) - if a nonzero value is specified, it takes screenshots after a certain time interval after Start Time.
Open/Close Orders Screenshot Settings
- Orders Type - take screenshot when orders are opened/closed by trading type: Manual, Auto, Both.
- Screenshot Symbol - setting to saving Open/Close images for current pair or all traded pairs.
- Screenshot Open Orders - take screenshots when opening an order.
- Screenshot Close Orders - take screenshots when closing an order.
- Send Open/Close Mail - send an e-mail when an Expert Advisor opens/closes trades (if configured in the terminal settings).
- Show Comments - show all indicator comments in the journal, on a chart and screenshots.
- Comments Position - set the corner of the chart to show comments.
- Notification Language - set comments language: English or Russian.
- Screenshot Button - show screenshot button "Screenshot" (three types) for manual work.
- Button Position - set the corner of the chart for the "Screenshot" button.
- Button Distance X - "Screenshot" button distance from the corner along the X axis.
- Button Distance Y - "Screenshot" button distance from the corner along the Y axis.
- Width (X pixels) - image width along X in pixels.
- Height (Y pixels) - image height along Y in pixels.
- Set Picture Name - five variants of saved images names according to the sequence: Symbol, TF, Screenshot Type, Date and Time.
- Image Format - type of file format for saving images: gif, png, bmp.
- Create Symbol Folder - creates an extra folder named Pair for storing images.
- Create TimeFrame Folder - create an extra folder named TimeFrame for storing images.
When you test or visualize the indicator, screenshots will be saved to the tester folder (for example: C:\Program Files (x86)\MetaTrader 4\tester\files).
Otherwise they will be saved to MQL4 folder (for example: C:\Program Files (x86)\MetaTrader 4\MQL4\Files).