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How to Debug Expert Advisors (MetaTrader 4)

How to Debug Expert Advisors (MetaTrader 4)

Debug Expert Advisors Using VTS The MetaTrader platform does not have any built-in functionality for debugging. So, we do what we programmers have always done: add lots of print statements to figure out how the program is executing. This is easy to do in VTS. Just use the Message tab […]

by August 9, 2013 1 comment EA Builders, MQL, Using VTS
Top 6 Reasons Your Expert Advisor Does Not Trade

Top 6 Reasons Your Expert Advisor Does Not Trade

Help! My Expert Advisor Does Not Trade 1. Did you enable trading on your MetaTrader platform? The icon should be green, not red. This shows Expert Advisors as disabled: This is what it looks like when Expert Advisors are enabled:       2. Have you enabled Live Trading on the Expert Advisor […]

by August 9, 2013 0 comments EA Builders, Trading, Using VTS
How to Resolve an MQL Syntax Error

How to Resolve an MQL Syntax Error

How to Resolve an MQL Syntax Error Inspect the Error message, then locate & fix the problem The VTS output tab will show the exact MQL syntax error: Although this shows the exact location of the error in the MQL file, this information may not be very helpful, especially with […]

by August 9, 2013 0 comments Using VTS
VTS-Connect Expert Advisor Builder: Using the Test Wizard

VTS-Connect Expert Advisor Builder: Using the Test Wizard

VTS-Connect Expert Advisor Builder: Using the Test Wizard Visual Traders Studio© Connect is a Drag and Drop Visual Expert Advisor Builder. The Test Wizard is used to learn about your MetaTrader Platform, especially the correct the parameters needed for opening, modifying and closing trades. If you have any trouble with […]

by May 29, 2013 3 comments EA Builders, Video
VTS-Connect Expert Advisor Builder Overview

VTS-Connect Expert Advisor Builder Overview

Visual Traders Studio-Connect MetaTrader 4 Expert Advisor Builder Visual Traders Studio© Connect is a Drag and Drop Visual Expert Advisor Builder Connect  is the name of our latest VTS release. I did my best to show most of the functionality in this 7 minute video. I covered most of the […]

by May 29, 2013 0 comments EA Builders, MQL, Video