How to display the MetaTrader 4 terminal?

When you open your MetaTrader 4 trading platform, you can display the MT4 trading terminal!

This option allows you to monitor your current positions on the forex market with access to all essential information.

How to display the MetaTrader terminal 4 by default?

MetaTrader 4 has a default terminal which gathers several features. To display this terminal, you need to:

  • Click on the "terminal" shortcut, at the top left of the MT4 forex platform

The shortcut opens a window at the bottom of your MT4 trading station. This window contains the following tabs:

  • "Trading", which allows you to see pending and opened positions on your trading account, as well as the account balance and available margin
  • "Exposure", which represents your exposure to the currencies on which you have opened positions
  • "Account History", which gives you access to the closed positions of your MT4 trading account
  • "News", which displays information about financial markets
  • "Alerts", which summarize the free alerts you placed on your MT4 trading charts
  • "Mailbox", which displays emails from your broker or the technical support
  • "Market", which provides access to products you can buy such as EAs and indicators
  • "Signals", for those who wish to follow trading signals
  • "Library"
  • "Experts"
  • "Journal"

How to display the MetaTrader 4 terminal included in the MetaTrader 4 Supreme Edition package?

Admiral Markets offers the MetaTrader 4 Supreme Edition package which includes custom indicators as well as EAs developed by MT4 trading professionals.

For any use of Expert Advisors on the MT4 forex platform, it is necessary to click on the "AutoTrading" button at the top left of the MT4 trading platform.

Two forms of terminals are available in this MetaTrader 4 Supreme Edition package:

The"Admiral Mini Terminal" Expert Advisor (EA)

This EA is mainly used for:

  • Fast position opening
  • Fast and efficient position management thanks to:
    • Trailing Stops
    • Predefined stop losses with a fixed risk in your base currency
    • Predefined take profits

The Mini Terminal displays the real-time spread, between the Sell and the Buy button. This allows you always to keep an eye on the spread.

To use this EA, simply drag it into the instrument's window and click "OK". A small additional window is added at the top left of the MT4 trading chart.

The "Admiral Trade Terminal" Expert Advisor (EA)

This EA is mainly used for:

  • Fast position opening
  • Fast and efficient position management thanks to:
    • All the features available in the "Market Watch" window
    • Real-time trading account information with the possibility to set alerts in the "Trading terminal" window
    • The "Open and pending orders" window, which allows you to manage all your open and pending positions with a simple click.

This last window gives access to advanced management options such as :

  • The display of all orders
  • The display of all open orders
  • The display of all pending orders
  • The closing of all open orders
  • The closing of all pending orders
  • The closing of all winning orders
  • The closure of all losing orders
  • The partial closure of one or more orders
  • Automatic break-even to no longer risk losing a trade
  • Automatic management of MT4 trading orders

To use this EA, simply drag it into the instrument's window and click "OK". A large window takes the place of the MT4 trading chart.

Admiral Markets provides you with free MT4 demo accounts to give you access to real forex, stock and commodity market conditions. These accounts allow you to try the MetaTrader 4 Supreme Edition package Expert Advisors!

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