Installing custom indicators into MetaTrader 4 (MT4) via CrossOver

Solution for Mac OS users; Crossover is a Windows emulator

The purpose of this guide is to allow you to install a custom indicator such as TX Auto Alert into MetaTrader 4 (MT4) on a Mac running CrossOver.

Step 1: Run Crossover  → Click on Configure → Click on Manage Bottle

Open Manage Bottles option in Crossover

Open ‘Manage Bottles’ option in Crossover

Step 2: Click on Open C: Drive in Finder

Open the C Drive folder

Open the ‘C’ Drive folder

Step 3: Open Program Files

Open Program Files folder

Open ‘Program Files’ folder

Step 4: Click and Open MetaTrader 4 folder

Open MetaTrader 4 folder

Open ‘MetaTrader 4’ folder

Step 5: Copy your indicator files into the indicators folder.

Eg: copy +++ TX Auto Alert +++.ex4 to \Program Files\MetaTrader – AxiTrader\MQL4\Indicators

Copy Indicator files into Indicators folder

Copy Indicator files into ‘Indicators’ folder

Step 6: Copy any required DLL library files into the Libraries folder.

Eg: copy TXACORE.DLL to \Program Files\MetaTrader – AxiTrader\MQL4\Libraries

Copy DLL files into the Libraries folder

Copy DLL files into the ‘Libraries’ folder

Step 7: Restart your MetaTrader 4 program.


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