Installation Guides

Installation Guide for Telegram connector

NOTE: After installation of the connector and AFTER it's linked the asset list to MT4, please restart the connector

 

Step 1 - installation of Telegram Connector

 

1) Unzip the received files and open the Telegram Connector application.

2) Log in with the info giving in the email you received from us

3) Type your phone number with + at the beginning.

4) You will receive a code from Telegram. Type that code into the field and hit validate. After that press "Save"
NOTE: You will need to add an account before you can see channels on the left. See next step

 

Step 2 - Add your MT4 account

 

1) In the top menu bar -> press accounts and account info.

2) Press "Add account" and type your MT4 account number. Press "OK"

3) Select the account and press "Activate" and then press "OK"

 

Step 3 - Add EA into MT4

 

1) Open MT4 and go to "File" in the left corner -> open data folder. Then close MT4 again but keep the data folder open.

2) Go to the Telegram Connector folder and copy the folder named "MQL4"

3) Open the data folder and paste the MQL4 folder. Replace all items it asks to replace.

4) Open MT4 and drag the EA into the chart.

In the common tab make sure to allow live trading and DLL imports are on

In the inputs tab, you will need to write your email.

5) Make sure that there is a happy face in the right corner of MT4

6) You will see your account in the connector go from red -> pause -> green.

 

Step 4 - Set up the Telegram Connector and asset list

 

1) Open Telegram connector and go to Tools -> settings at the top.

2) Select your active account on the left and select all the settings you want the connector to trade with

3) At the top, there is a tap called "available assets". Press that

4) In the asset list, you can choose all the assets you want the connector to accept signals for and trade.

5) If any of your signal providers use another name than the asset list, write the name in the alias field next to the asset. 6) Restart the connector

Now the Telegram Connector is online and ready to receive signals.

 

NOTE: After installation of the connector and AFTER it's linked the asset list to MT4, please restart the connector

Installation Guide for Backtester

DON’T START THE BACKTESTER BEFORE THE FORCE DOWNLOAD OF HISTORY IS DONEr

 

Step 1 –“Force Download History” indicator

 

1) Open your MT4 terminal

2) Go to “Market” and search for “ForceDownload Historical Data” and download it

3) Drag the indicator into the chart and pressok

4) The indicator will now download historicaldata. It can take some hours before it’s finished

 

Step2 – Adding the BackTester EAto a MT4 chart

 

1) Open your MT4 terminal

2) Go to “file” and open “data folder”

3) Close the MT4 terminal again

4) In the data folder go to “MQL4” ->“Experts” and then drag the BackTester EA into the expert’s folder

5) Close the data folder and open the MT4terminal again

6) Drag the BackTester EA into the chart andtype your email address and press ok

7) Make sure that the smiley face and“BackTester Reading” is present on the chart

 

Step3 – Adjust your settingsbefore testing

 

1) Open Telegram Connector

2) Make sure the account you test with goesfrom “Paused” to “Green”

3) Go to “Tools” -> “Settings”

4) You need to apply the settings you want tomake the back testing with. Make sure to select the settings as close to thestrategy you want to use with the signal provider you test

5) Make sure all assets are marked in the assetlist and that the providers names for the assets are listed in the alias column

 

Step 4 – Back testing signal providers

 

1) To start a back test go to “Tools” -> “TelegramBackTester”

2) Open settings in the top

3) This is the broker settings you test with. Makesure to adjust the Balance, Spread, back testing interval and time offset

4) IT’S IMPORTANT THAT “TIME OFFSET” ISCORRECTLY CONFIGURED. READ THE EXPLANATION

5) Select the Signal provider channel andaccount you would like to test and press “Load messages”

6) All messages from that period are nowloaded. You can deselect messages you don’t want to test

7) Click on “Data Quality” to make sure thatthere is enough testing data to run the test

8) The most accurate results are performedwith a data quality at 100%. Click “Close and use all”

9) Click “Run” and wait for the testing to befinished

10) When the testing is done a window with theresults will appear