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MQL5 : Connecting to MySQL

This article is dedicated to sending data from MQL5 to a MySQL database. The article is at the same time an example for the functions presented in the article DLL Hell, MQL5 Edition : UNICODE vs ANSI. The main advantages of collecting data in MySQL databases would be :…
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Working with files. Part IV

This article is the last from the ‘Working with files’ series and it will treat the file reading functions exclusively. Functions that deal with file reading are : 1 2 FileReadArray(), FileReadBool(), FileReadDatetime(), FileReadDouble(), FileReadFloat(), FileReadInteger(), FileReadLong(), FileReadNumber(), FileReadString(), FileReadStruct() FileReadArray() The function reads…
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The Debugger – a Novelty of MT5

February 28, 2010
By Bogdan Baltatu, MQLmagazine editor
The Debugger – a Novelty of MT5

One of the upgrades brought by MetaQuotes to the MetaEditor IDE is the introduction of a debugger. Across this article I’ll use the article ‘error’ as a reference to the conceptual code errors such as wrongly written conditions or…
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Accessing Market Data in MQL5

February 28, 2010
By Bogdan Baltatu, MQLmagazine editor

In this article I’ll present the functions that access market data in MQL5, and I’ll compare tot the function that was doing this…
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Working with files. Part III

February 28, 2010
By Bogdan Baltatu, MQLmagazine editor

This is the third article of the ‘Working with files’ series and I care to announce you that this is one of the…
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Indicators : Then and Now

February 28, 2010
By Bogdan Baltatu, MQLmagazine editor

One of the great changes brought by MetaQuotes in MQL5 is the different call of functions returning data about the values of the…
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Working with files. Part II

This article continues the precedent article Working with files . Part I and it’s intended to be it’s practical side. The article shows…
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About paid EAs and signal services

December 31, 2009
By Bogdan Baltatu, MQLmagazine editor

Commercial experts Many traders think about the issue in a fair way : “If these are so profitable why are still for sale?” Before all…
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Working with files . Part I

December 31, 2009
By Bogdan Baltatu, MQLmagazine editor

This article will be about working with files and folders in MQL5. Functions working with files in MQL5 can be divided in two groups: Functions…
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Novelties of the MQL5 language

November 21, 2009
By Bogdan Baltatu, MQLmagazine editor

The MetaQuotes folks brang a lot of improvements to the new language MQL5 vs the old MQL4. Data types They added the enum data type…
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