How to Use Trading Charts on MT4
MetaTrader 4 (MT4) is a popular trading platform and charting software that is used worldwide. Its simplicity and flexibility are the reasons behind its immense popularity. Here’s a look into how to navigate this powerful platform.
Understanding the Main Windows of MT4
At the top, you have the Toolbars window with various icons, which are shortcuts that enable you to do different things.
The major section of the screen comprises of the Charts section, where you can view the current charts.
On the upper left side of your screen is the Market Watch window, which lists all the markets available to you for trading and gives you the real-time bid and ask prices.
At the bottom of your screen, you’ll see the Navigator window, where you can see all your accounts. You’ll also see various indicators, expert advisors and scripts.
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When this window opens, you can select tools you want in the Toolbar and click on Insert. You can also select tools you don’t want in the Toolbar, and click on Remove.
The platform is fairly intuitive, but it’s important to keep practicing so that you become familiar with the options available on this powerful platform.
MetaTrader Trading Platform (MT4) is the proprietary product of MetaQuotes Software Corp. MT4 is a brand name of MetaQuotes Software Corp.