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How to install indicators to Metatrader 4 (MT4) in Windows & Mac OS

This is the second video in the Self Help guide series, empowering traders to learn how to add a new indicator to their existing Metatrader 4 (MT4) platform. If you’re facing difficulties installing Metatrader 4, you can refer to this previous post “How to Install Metatrader 4 (MT4) in Windows & Mac OS“.

 

Installing indicator to existing Metatrader 4 (MT4) on Windows OS

  •  Within Metatrader 4, Click on File, then Click on Open Data Folder 

Look for 'File' and 'Open Data Folder' on toolbar - WIndows OS

 

  • An explorer window will be opened up. Click and expand the MQL4 folder 

Click 'MQL4' folder - Windows OS

 

  • Copy your indicator files,
    • EX4 files into Indicators folder
    • DLL files into Libraries folder

Copy 'EX4' files into 'Indicators' folder and 'DLL' files into 'Libraries' folder

 

Installing new indicator to existing Metatrader 4 (MT4) on Mac OS

 

  • Save the indicator files to a new folder on the desktop.
  • Run Metatrader 4 (MT4).
  • Click on File, then Click on Open Data Folder 

Look for 'File' and 'Open Data Folder' on toolbar - Mac OS

  • In the Explorer window, navigate to the indicator folder and copy the files.

Goto 'indicator' folder and copy files - Mac OS ""

  • We need to copy the indicator files to the indicators folder in C:/Program Files/Metatrader 4…/MQL4

Paste 'indicator' files to 'MQL4' folder

 

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  •  Copy EX4 files to the Indicators folder and any DLL files to the Libraries folder. 

Paste 'EX4' files to 'indicators' folder and 'DLL' files to 'Libraries' folder

 

Step by Step Video Guide

  • How to to install indicators into Metatrader 4 on Windows computers 


 

  • How to to install indicators into Metatrader 4 on Mac (Apple) computers

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