Release Notes: MetaTrader 4

MetaTrader 4 Forex Trading Platform

18 April 2014
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 589
  • Fixed incorrect operation of the notification service with some devices
  • Fixed occasional incorrect matching of a trade server to a selected account
15 April 2014
MetaTrader 4 Android build 592
  • Accelerated trading, as trade requests are now sent without an additional connection (new trade servers only).
  • Enhanced application stability.
  • Improved interface translation.
  • Fixed occasional errors when closing orders.
  • Fixed default colors in Ichimoku Kinko Hyo indicator.
  • Fixed incorrect display of the data window.
  • Fixed errors reported in crash logs.
2 April 2014
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 587
  • Added 24 new graphic objects for technical analysis: lines, channels, Gann and Fibonacci tools, Elliott Waves and geometric shapes.
  • Completely revised design in favor of iOS 7 flat style.
  • Added ability to shift the chart - tap and hold it to enter the edit mode.
  • Improved usability: swipe to the right on an open position or order cell to access the actions menu when using your iPhone, or tap the chart to enter its options in your iPad.
  • Increased trading speed when connected to new trade servers.
  • The minimum required operating system version is iOS 5.0.
  • Many minor fixes and improvements.
17 March 2014
MetaTrader 4 Android build 590
  • Accelerated trading, as trade requests are now sent without an additional connection (new trade servers only).
  • Enhanced application stability.
  • Improved interface translation.
  • Fixed occasional errors when closing orders.
  • Fixed default colors in Ichimoku Kinko Hyo indicator.
  • Fixed incorrect display of the data window.
  • Fixed errors reported in crash logs.
2 October 2013
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 505
  • When switching time frames, the chart is shifted to the last quote
  • added About section, which also allows you to manage sound alerts, news and screen auto-lock mode
  • significantly revised Chat:
    • all previous messages are uploaded automatically
    • increased message limit up to 1000 characters
    • added registration and authorization at MQL5.com directly from MetaTrader4
    • improved working with contacts, added login autocomplete function when searching
    • all discussions are divided into Recent and Other
  • fixed a few errors
10 July 2013
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 501

Full support for iPhone 5, iPad, iPad 2, iPad Retina and iPad mini (smartphones older than iPhone 3 GS are not supported) Completely redesigned charts:

  • significantly accelerated rendering
  • added inertial scrolling
  • increased number of scaling steps
  • quick edit mode (press and hold on chart to enable) - ability to resize, move and delete indicator windows directly from chart
  • ability to change chart color scheme
  • Added W1 and MN1 timeframes
  • Added news and mailbox
  • Added sound notification when performing trade operations
  • Encoding of non-Latin characters is now determined by the current system language
  • Fixed errors

Added iPad version which contains all the iPhone version functions, as well as:

  • Displaying up to four charts simultaneously, every chart has its own individual settings
  • Various options for arranging chart windows
  • Handy toolbox window with adjustable height to display orders, trade history, emails, news and journal
  • Quick navigation to the close and modification dialogs by tapping position or order
  • Detailed view of parameters by tapping position or order in the Trade and History tabs
  • Searching over the trade history and journal
  • One click trading from chart
23 January 2013
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 444
  • Added ability to arrange a chat conversation with any registered MQL5.com user. To do this, specify MetaQuotes ID in MQL5.com profile.
  • Added categorization of messages. All messages received from the system are divided into 5 types according to their senders: Chat, Broker, Terminal, Community and Other.
  • Improved server list download
  • Added the possibility to change an account password
  • Added quick view of an account summary data
  • Added Polish and Czech languages
  • Fixed errors
26 October 2012
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 437
  • Fixed an error leading to the application crash when logging to an account with unsaved password.
  • Fixed an error that could occasionally lead to the application crash in iOS 6.
  • Some minor fixes.
6 October 2012
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 436
  • Added the background mode support for iPhone 3GS\4\4S and iPad. When the application is closed, it switches to the background mode saving the current operating state. The next launch of the application occurs almost immediately from where it was stopped.
  • Optimized traffic usage.
  • Added the audio signal when receiving a push notification. The signal can be disabled in notification settings.
  • Fixed errors.
6 July 2012
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 427
  • Push notifications from the desktop terminal and MQL5.community services.
  • Added languages: Russian, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, Turkish, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Arabic.
  • Error fixes.
3 May 2012
MetaTrader 4 iPhone build 420
  • Added the "Crosshair" mode for easy viewing of the date, price or indicator value at the selected point of the chart.
  • Added display of OHLC prices on charts.
  • Added the Data Window for viewing indicator values at the specified point of the chart.
  • Fixes for reported bugs.
30 October 2011
New Version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 409

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 409 has been released.

  1. Added translation of the interface into Mongolian.
  2. Fixed translation of the interface into Bulgarian.
  3. Fixed the margin calculation when "Calculate hedge margin using larger leg" option is turned on.
  4. Optimized getting considerable amount of internal e-mails (dozens of e-mails per hour).
  5. Fixed errors reported in crash logs.

The live update is available through the LiveUpdate system.

The MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal can be downloaded at https://download.mql5.com/cdn/web/metaquotes.software.corp/mt5/mt5setup.exe

25 August 2011
New Version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 406

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 402 has been released.

  1. Corrected Hebrew, Turkish and Portuguese translations.
  2. Added a link of www.mql5.com/en/job in the MetaEditor.
  3. Fixed errors reported in crash logs.

The live update is available through the LiveUpdate system.

The MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal can be downloaded at https://download.mql5.com/cdn/web/metaquotes.software.corp/mt5/mt5setup.exe

11 May 2011
New Version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 402

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 402 has been released.

  1. Fixed timezone correction when downloading history data to History Center.
  2. Fixed freezing of mobile terminals during startup and LiveUpdate on the HTC devices.
  3. Fixed bugs reported in error messages.

The live update will be available through the LiveUpdate system.

3 May 2011
New Version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 401

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 401 has been released.

  1. Added handling of exceptions in user DLLs when calling them from a MQL4 application. Now a DLL crash does not lead to a crash of the client terminal.
  2. Completed moving to web-installers with the support of MetaQuotes CDN Network.
  3. Re-designed the mechanism of displaying alerts.
  4. Fixed errors reported in crashlogs.

The live update will be available through the LiveUpdate system.

15 April 2011
New Version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 399

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 399 has been released.

  1. Fixed margin calculation for hedged positions in the Leverage mode of margin calculation.
  2. Fixed excess initialization of calculation buffers of custom indicators.
  3. In MetaEditor, fixed navigation though a file with the tab spacing equal to 1.
  4. Fixed errors reported on the forum and in crash logs.

The live update will be available through the LiveUpdate system.

17 March 2011
New Version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 392

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 392 has been released.

  1. Fixed deinitialization of the list of indicators in the tester.
  2. Fixed display of profits in the base currency of a symbol.
  3. Removed unnecessary recalculations of indicators when displaying them on a chart.
  4. Fixed memory leak during optimization.
  5. Added translation of the interface into Danish.
  6. Fixed translation of the interface into German.
The live update will be available through the LiveUpdate system.
3 November 2010
New Version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 228

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 228 has been released.

What's new:

  1. Fixed errors in the operation of the internal mail system.
  2. Fixed crashes of MQL4 programs caused by the use of hacking protection.
  3. Added translation of the interface of the client terminal into Swedish.
  4. Fixed errors reported in crash logs.

The live update will be available through the LiveUpdate system.

3 April 2009
New MetaTrader 4 Build 223

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 223 has been released.

What's new:
1. Fixed error that resulted in terminal crash after the re-compilation of an Expert Advisor attached to several charts at the same time.
2. Fixed error that could result in the re-connection of client terminals if they had no ticks for selected symbols.

6 March 2009
New MetaTrader 4 Build 221

New MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 221 has been released.

What's new:
1. Updated information in MetaEditor Help files.
2. Corrected program interface translations into different languages.
3. Fixed line color detection of a multicolor histogram on the left border of the chart window for the following indicators: BW MFI, Gator, Volumes.
4. Fixed placing of the second coordinate of a trend line by the corner when creating an object from MQL4 program.
5. Fixed operation of styles cash of graphical objects PenCollector.
6. Added accelerator keys when placing a price in trading dialogs: at the pressed Shift price is changed by 5 points, at the pressed Ctrl price is changed by 10 points, at the pressed Shift+Ctrl price is changed by 50 points.

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