4 July 2014
4 July 2014
Many traders want to arrange a
reliable round-the-clock operation of the client terminal containing an
active trading robot or following trading signals. One of the possible
solutions is using VPS servers. However, finding a reliable provider, as
well as diving into configuration and payment details require
additional skills and time. Now, traders do not need VPS servers
Virtual Hosting Cloud is a server network distributed all around the world and supporting special versions of MetaTrader client terminal. Selection of a suitable location, service plan, payment and synchronization is fully automated. A trader needs to complete only 5 steps in order to rent the virtual copy of a terminal with minimal network latency to the broker's trade server and select the most suitable service plan directly from MetaTrader 4.
Virtual Hosting Wizard can be launched by selecting "Register a Virtual Server" command in the account context menu.
The first dialog window briefly describes and illustrates the main points of the virtual hosting operation.
After clicking Next, MQL5.community authorization window appears, where a trader should enter the account login and password or create a new account. If the existing login and password are already specified in the terminal settings, this step is skipped.
At the next stage, environment is prepared for migration to a virtual copy.
If you are sure that your terminal is
ready for copying and you have read the rules, tick the "I agree to the
'Preparation of trading account for migration to virtual hosting' rules"
option and click Next.
The wizard automatically scans all the access points and provides you with the list of the most suitable servers.
The following data is displayed in the table for each server:
After choosing the most suitable server, click Next. The next window contains available service plans.
Select the most suitable service plan,
tick the option "I agree to the virtual hosting service rules" and also
the option "Automatically renew subscription with sufficient funds and
terminal activity" if necessary. Click Next to go to the final step.
Registration for virtual hosting rent has been completed.
the data migration mode and start time should be selected (data can be
migrated right now or postponed). After making the final adjustments,
The additional context menu item for managing the server appears in Navigator window allowing traders to:
The first stage of opening a new account is selection of a trading server for connection. This window allows traders to select a proposed server or add a new one.
After selecting the server, click Next.
Account type is selected in the next window. Here the details of an already existing trade account can be specified or a new one can be created.
Click Next. When creating a new account, the next step is specifying personal details.
Fill in all the mandatory fields, tick the option "I agree to subscribe to your newsletters" and click Next.
The newly created account is registered on the specified server. After that, its details are displayed.
clicking Finish, the newly created account is automatically connected
to the trade server. It also appears in the Accounts section of the
Navigator window. If Cancel is clicked in this window, connection to the
trade server is not performed and the account is not added to the
Navigator window, though it is already created. You can connect to the
server later using the account details.
custom indicators, examples, and indicators purchased from the
MetaTrader AppStore are now shown together with the built-in technical
indicators. Technical indicators are now divided into four categories:
Trend Indicators, Oscillators, Volume Indicators, and Bill Williams'
Indicators. Built-in indicators are always displayed first.
To quickly remove a level, hover the cursor over its line, hold down Shift key and click the cross button.
This option is disabled by default for security reasons.
Fixed errors reported on the forum and in crash logs.
The update is available through the LiveUpdate system.