Get the step-by-step guide to using MetaTrader 5 for automated backtesting. Learn how to install EAs, adjust settings, troubleshoot problems and get reports.
How to Do MetaTrader 5 Manual Backtesting
MetaTrader 5 is a good automated backtesting platform, but did you know that it’s also a good manual backtesting option? Learn how to get started with MT5 manual backtesting here.
How to Calculate Maximum Drawdown in Excel
Learn how to calculate max drawdown in a spreadsheet and find out what this metric tells you in backtesting, forward testing and live trading.
MT5 Pending Order Types Explained
Market orders in MT5 are straightforward. But of you are confused about pending orders, this tutorial will help you out.
How to Install Indicators on MT5
Learn how to install custom MT5 indicators and get answers to frequently asked questions.
How to Increase Trading Profitability with the MaxR Metric
MaxR is a very simple metric that can help you optimize your trading strategy. Learn how it works and what to look for.
MT5 Mobile App Quick-Start Guide for Beginners
If you are brand new to the MT5 mobile app, this iOS/Android tutorial will get you started. Learn how to setup your watchlist, enter trades, connect to your broker, and more.
Visual Strategy Builder Review: Build EAs Without Coding
Visual Strategy Builder is a product that is built by Forex Tester and it allows traders to build MetaTrader EAs and indicators, without knowing how to code. I built my first EA on this platform and I’ll show you what I thought of it.
How to Optimize TradingView Flagged Symbols
TradingView flagged signals makes it easy to see the status of your trades at a glance. Learn how to use it in this quick video.
How to Broadcast Alerts to Multiple Traders From MT4, MT5 and TradingView
Learn how to send trading alerts to multiple traders/devices at the same time, from MetaTrader and TradingView.
MaxR vs MFE: Why You Need Both
You probably know about MFE. But do you also track MaxR? In this post, I’ll show you why MFE only gives you half of the story and how MaxR can help you dramatically improve your profit per trade.
How to Setup and Trade with Volume Profile
What is Volume Profile and is it worth using? In this post, I’ll go over how to install this indicator and how it can be used in real-world trading.