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How To Use MT4 On iOS

MetaTrader 4 (MT4) is a powerful trading platform that allows traders to access financial markets and manage their investments effectively. If you’re an iOS user and want to know how to use MT4 on your device, this guide will provide you with step-by-step instructions to help you get started.

Assuming you have already downloaded and installed MT4 on your iOS device, let’s explore how to use the platform efficiently:

  1. Launching MT4:
    • Locate the MT4 app icon on your iOS device’s home screen.
    • Tap on the icon to open the MT4 application.
  2. Accessing Your Trading Account:
    • Once the MT4 app is launched, you will be prompted to log in or create a new account.
    • Enter your account login credentials, including your account number and password.
    • Tap on the “Sign In” or “Log In” button to access your trading account.
  3. Navigating the Platform:
    • After logging in, you will find several sections and options within the MT4 app.
    • The main screen displays the list of available trading instruments and their bid/ask prices.
    • The bottom navigation bar allows you to switch between different sections, such as Quotes, Charts, Trade, and History.
  4. Exploring Quotes and Charts:
    • Tap on the “Quotes” section in the bottom navigation bar to view the available trading instruments.
    • Use the search bar to find a specific instrument or browse through different categories to locate the desired asset.
    • Tap on a trading instrument to view its price chart and related information.
    • Swipe left or right on the chart to navigate through different timeframes and analyze historical data.
  5. Placing Trades:
    • To place a trade, tap on the “Trade” section in the bottom navigation bar.
    • Select the desired trading instrument from the list.
    • Set the trade parameters, including the trade size, stop loss, take profit levels, and order type (market, limit, stop, etc.).
    • Once all the parameters are set, tap on the “Buy” or “Sell” button to execute the trade.
  6. Managing Trades and Orders:
    • The “Trade” section also allows you to manage your open positions and pending orders.
    • Monitor your active trades, modify stop loss/take profit levels, and close trades when desired.
    • Tap on an open trade to view detailed information and access options to modify or close the trade.
  7. Utilizing Charting Tools and Indicators:
    • MT4 on iOS provides a range of charting tools and technical indicators to enhance your trading analysis.
    • While viewing a price chart, tap on the chart to reveal additional options.
    • Access indicators, drawing tools, and other analysis features to customize your chart and make informed trading decisions.
  8. Setting Alerts and Notifications:
    • MT4 allows you to set alerts and receive notifications for specific market conditions or price movements.
    • Tap on the “Quotes” section and select a trading instrument.
    • Tap on the bell icon to set an alert for that instrument.
    • Configure the alert parameters, such as price levels or technical conditions.
    • You will receive notifications when the specified conditions are met.
  9. Getting Help:
    • If you encounter any difficulties or have questions while using MT4 on iOS, access the platform’s built-in Help section.
    • Tap on the menu icon (usually three horizontal lines or dots) in the top-left corner of the app.
    • Look for the “Help” or “Support” option to access the user manual, FAQ, and other available resources.
    • Reach out to your ZFX customer support team for further assistance if needed.

Using MT4 on iOS provides traders with the convenience and flexibility to manage their trades and portfolios on the go. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you’ll be able to navigate the platform, analyze charts, place trades, and stay informed about market developments. Stay updated with the latest MT4 versions and seek help whenever necessary to optimize your trading experience.

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