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MetaTrader init and deinit functions on main system drawing of VTS

Special MetaTrader Functions: init, deinit and start

Special MetaTrader Functions: init, deinit and start If you have ever used the MetaEditor to build an Expert Advisor, you may have noticed that the editor automatically builds 3 functions for you: init, deinit and start. This is what they mean: init: This function is called when the Expert Advisor is […]

by September 26, 2013 2 comments MQL, Using VTS
Running an Alert-Only Expert Advisor

Running an Alert-Only Expert Advisor

Running an “Alert-Only” Expert Advisor on your MetaTrader Platform There are several ways to build and run an Alert-Only Expert Advisor on your MetaTrader platform. An Alert-Only Expert Advisor is an EA that does not open or close trades when a trade signal is detected, but instead generates an alert. […]

by September 6, 2013 0 comments 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
Common reasons your Expert Advisor does not build

Common reasons your Expert Advisor does not build

The most common reasons your Expert Advisor does not build First: Did your Expert Advisor really not build?  VTS will output both Errors and Warnings. Warnings are informational only. They may indicate there is a problem, but they will not prevent an Expert Advisor from being built. For example, if a Logic Element is […]

by August 9, 2013 0 comments Using VTS
VTS MT4 Expert Advisor Builder Plug-in: TrendLine

FX TrendLine Plug-in for Expert Advisor Builder

FX TrendLine Plug-in for MT4 Expert Advisor Builder Monitor any TrendLine from any Expert Advisor   The FX TrendLine Plug-in allows any Expert Advisor to detect if one or more manual or automatically drawn trend lines have been broken. The MetaTrader platform has drawing functions that allow you to draw great trendlines, AND […]

by May 29, 2013 0 comments EA Builders, MQL, VTS Plug-Ins