Instructions for using MetaTrader 4 on the iPhone and iPad
Once you've downloaded and installed the MetaTrader 4 trading application from the App Store you will find the MetaTrader 4 software icon on your iPhone/iPad home screen.
After entering your account login details, click on the Login button. Your iPhone/iPad will then connect to the server and log you into your trading account. The server name should be ICM Capital-Real or ICM Capital-Demo; you only have to go through this step only once.
After your first login your login credentials will be stored. You can disable or enable the save password option, to do this, go to 'Settings' and you'll be shown all available customizable settings. By default, 'Remember Password' is on. You'll also be able to save passwords for some accounts and not others if you wish, i.e. for demo and not for a live account.
Making a trade
In order to complete a trade you click on the "Trade" option at the bottom of your iPhone/iPad and click "Open Position". From here you are able to control your order execution by selecting your symbol and either:
By clicking next here you will see the live price of your symbol and be able to set a "Stop Loss" or "Take Profit" and place your order.
At the bottom of your iPhone/iPad you will see the option of clicking on "Quotes". From here you can manually add the symbols you want to trade by clicking on the plus sign at the top right hand side of you device. You can get further information about each symbol by clicking on each individual symbol and then the blue arrow.
When clicking on the "Chart" option second along on the navigation you can see your selected symbol represented in a chart format. Same as on your PC you can see the chart in either M1, M5, M15, M30, H1, H4 or D1 format.
When clicking on "Trade" you will be able to see the details of your open position, including:
From here you will also be able to execute new trades.
Clicking on "History" will show you your activity on a daily, weekly and monthly basis. An option is also provided which will allow you to work on a customary basis. You will be able to monitor closed orders, removed pending orders, deposits/withdrawals and monitor your credit.
The "Settings" tab will show you "Traffic" in Kb, the name of the "Server" connected to (ICM Capital-Real) and the "Point" which should be "Main". From here you are also able to connect to other live accounts you own and ICM Capital demo accounts as well.
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