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A Nail Gun, a Jack Hammer and Herding Cats

A Nail Gun, a Jack Hammer and Herding Cats

Herding Cats Yup, it’s true.  I put a 4 inch nail through my left thumb with the ole’ DuoFast pneumatic framing gun. Here’s a pic.  Don’t worry, it’s not too graphic: Ever since I was a kid, I wanted to build my own house. Not sure why. I’d go through the whole process […]

by June 3, 2013 0 comments EA Builders, MQL

The Reason Giants Don’t Roam the Earth? RTM

RTM:  The Reason Giants Don’t Roam the Earth I want to share a story with you that’s kind of hard for me to write about.  but I think it may help you out some day. First off, let me tell you –  when it comes to trading, I’m a cowboy.  I like to […]

by June 3, 2013 0 comments EA Builders, Trading

How do you know you aren’t fooling yourself? Are you curve fitting your EA?

Are you curve-fitting your EA? Creating input parameters for an Expert Advisor is easy. It’s easy in MQL and it’s easy in VTS. In MQL you just use the keyword extern. It looks like this: extern int StopLoss=200; There are a couple of ways to do it in VTS. When you create […]

by May 31, 2013 0 comments EA Builders, MQL, Using VTS

Getting Started with the VTS Expert Advisor Builder

The VTS Expert Advisor Builder is super-powerful. But to realize the full power, you need to learn how to use it. While I highly recommend reading the entire Help document, I realize many traders will not do that. (Are you different? Click here to read the Help: VTS-Help ) Also, I realize that we […]

by May 29, 2013 0 comments EA Builders, MQL
VTS Expert Advisor Builder for MetaTrader 5

VTS Expert Advisor Builder for MetaTrader 5

VTS Expert Advisor Builder for MetaTrader 5   This short video shows how to build a MetaTrader 5 Expert Advisor using the VTS for MetaTrader 5 Expert Advisor Builder. The VTS-MT5 EA builder generates MQL5 code and then uses your installed MT5 platform to build an Expert Advisor.   Visual […]

by May 29, 2013 0 comments EA Builders, Video