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by erpthetrader
Wed Sep 22, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Equity stocks work on brokers with no stocks
Replies: 3
Views: 935

Re: Equity stocks work on brokers with no stocks

Hi Erpthetrader, It should be possible to do this by using one of the existing MT4 symbols as a "proxy". Simply export and test with the proxy symbol name. The main thing to note is that you will need to know the specific MT4 settings for that symbol (eg. Lot size, digits, etc). You can do this by ...
by erpthetrader
Tue Sep 21, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Equity stocks work on brokers with no stocks
Replies: 3
Views: 935

Equity stocks work on brokers with no stocks

i have a simple question , if the broke i use for backtesting doesnt have stocks can i still be able to download the data to that mt4 platform ?
by erpthetrader
Fri Sep 03, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MT4 not displaying all data
Replies: 9
Views: 1783

Re: MT4 not displaying all data

So everything is fixed ! , works perfectly fine. Thank you Tickstory the problem was not on your end, my laptop would die when its downloading data so when i reopen it only downloaded the daily , i let it finish and all my data is there thanks you once again ! now i can get back to backtesting with ...
by erpthetrader
Thu Sep 02, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MT4 not displaying all data
Replies: 9
Views: 1783

Re: MT4 not displaying all data

ok i only have one minor issue its only showing the daily data and im going to see why but i made sure to check the click box on 1H , 4H and Daily
by erpthetrader
Wed Sep 01, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MT4 not displaying all data
Replies: 9
Views: 1783

Re: MT4 not displaying all data

it works !!! THANK YOU , i will make a video one day to help others like me , thank you for being patient @tickstory you need a raise
by erpthetrader
Wed Sep 01, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MT4 not displaying all data
Replies: 9
Views: 1783

Re: MT4 not displaying all data

is this better ?
by erpthetrader
Wed Sep 01, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MT4 not displaying all data
Replies: 9
Views: 1783

Re: MT4 not displaying all data

what do you mean 2 terminals ?? and once again this was able to work before so it has nothing to do with space... I dont see any FXT files all i see is what the screenshots i sent...my 1TB is only half becuase of all the data i have but i cant even access it please help
by erpthetrader
Tue Aug 31, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MT4 not displaying all data
Replies: 9
Views: 1783

Re: MT4 & External Drives ('F' Drive download)

and the way i down load the data is by clicking "Export to MT4" then selecting then checking the 3 timeframes is there a step im missing ???
by erpthetrader
Tue Aug 31, 2021 5:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MT4 not displaying all data
Replies: 9
Views: 1783

MT4 not displaying all data

so how can i properly have that backtest that data on my mt4 because when i did a run it started at 2020 but i know i have 2011-2020 data its just not opening it , do i add the FX choice folder in the 10 year data folder ?? and mind you when i open tickstory i click the left corner "Launch mt4 for b...
by erpthetrader
Tue Aug 31, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MT4 & External Drives ('F' Drive download)
Replies: 18
Views: 38220

Re: MT4 & External Drives ('F' Drive download)

apologies for my rant i followed and now its working except for the backtest it starts in 2020 and but i put the start date to 2011 and i have the data too