Today morning, for some technical reasons problems occurred accessing our test MetaTrader 5 server that is located at our external provider's facility. Due to these problems, logging in to accounts opened on this server is impossible. Please accept
New article Using the Object Pointers in MQL5 is published: By default, all objects in MQL5 are passed by reference, but there is a possibility to use the object pointers. However it's necessary to perform the pointer checking, because the object may
Seven months have passed since testing of the MetaTrader 5 platform started. The first stage of it implied closed testing among the most active members of the MQL4.community . On the second stage we officially published the terminal - its public
New article Introduction to MQL5: How to write simple Expert Advisor and Custom Indicator is published: MetaQuotes Programming Language 5 (MQL5), included in MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal, has many new possibilities and higher performance, compared to
The Announce of the Automated Trading Championship 2010
We are glad to announce that the Automated Trading Championship will be conducted this year - in 2010 (https://championship.mql5.com/2010). The main purpose of the competition is promoting the idea of the automated trading and the new development environment MetaQuotes Language 5 (MQL5). The total prize of the Automated Trading Championship 2010 is 80,000 US dollars.
As distinct from previous competitions, MQL5-programs will participate in Championship 2010. "This year we are going to release the new MetaTrader 5 Platform with the new Expert Advisor development environment - MQL5. That's why we decided to conduct the new competition among Expert Advisors written in MQL5." - Renat Fatkhullin, CEO of MetaQuotes said.
For the three years of the competition conduction, the Championship has become extremely popular being a specialized site where developers from all over the world can demonstrate their programs. Many EA writers use the Championship as a chance to show their programs and advertise their services.
New article Drawing Indicator's Emissions in MQL5 is published: In this article, we will consider the emission of indicators - a new approach to the market research. The calculation of emission is based on the intersection of different indicators
New article The Drawing Styles in MQL5 is published at mql5.com: There are 6 drawing styles in MQL4 and 18 drawing styles in MQL5. Therefore, it may be worth writing an article to introduce MQL5's drawing styles. In this article, we will consider the
New Version: MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 226 Fixed displaying of pending orders for symbols with 3 decimal places. At 100 points before the execution price orders are highlighted red. The live update will be available through the LiveUpdate
New article Practical Implementation of Digital Filters in MQL5 for Beginners is published at mql5.com: The idea of digital signal filtering has been widely discussed on forum topics about building trading systems. And it would be imprudent not to
Dear traders and developers, Let's make MQL5 Community and MetaTrader 5 better together. We encourage you to post links to this site wherever you can - on your personal website, on forums, in blogs and social networks. The wider the audience of
New article MQL5 for Newbies: Guide to Using Technical Indicators in Expert Advisors is published: In order to obtain values of a built-in or custom indicator in an Expert Advisor, first its handle should be created using the corresponding function
New article Event handling in MQL5: Changing MA period on-the-fly is published at mql5.com: Suppose that simple MA (Moving Average) indicator with period 13 is applied to a chart. And we want to change the period to 20, but we do not want to go to
Another one book about MQL is available: Expert Advisor Programming: Creating Automated Trading Systems in MQL for MetaTrader 4 by Andrew R. Young. Annotation: Finally, the first comprehensive guide to MQL programming is here! Expert Advisor
Any new software inevitably contains bugs that are not always possible to detect even under the most rigorous in-house testing. We therefore attach great importance to all user reports about issues in our programs and try to answer each one of them
New article Custom Indicators in MQL5 for Newbies is published at mql5.com: Any new subject seems complicated and hard-to-learn for a newbie. Subjects that we know seem very simple and clear to us. But we simply do not remember, that everyone has to
What is RSS? RSS is information delivery service, where you can read news in chronological order from your selected web sites. One of the main differences of RSS from the standard news mail list is that with RSS news messages are received
New article The Order of Object Creation and Destruction in MQL5 is publicshed at mql5.com: Every object, whether it is a custom object, a dynamic array or an array of objects, is created and deleted in MQL5-program in its particular way. Often, some
New article Checking the Myth: The Whole Day Trading Depends on How the Asian Session Is Traded is published: In this article we will check the well-known statement that "The whole day trading depends on how the Asian session is traded"
The web installer of MetaTrader 5 can be downloaded at: https://download.mql5.com/cdn/web/metaquotes.software.corp/mt5/mt5setup.exe (300 kb) It automatically determines your system (32 or 64 bits, only 32 bit version is available at the moment) and
New article Applying One Indicator to Another is publicshed at mql5.com: Do you want to improve an indicator for its correct application to the other indicator's data? In this article we'll review all the steps required for such modification. Author