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Meta Trader Shortcuts useful for Forex Trading.

Discussion in 'Tools and utilities' started by trademanagerpro, Jul 23, 2013.

  1. trademanagerpro

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    Function Keys
    F1 � open "Userguide" (i.e. Help)

    F2 � open the "History Center" window

    F3 � open the "Global Variables" window

    F4 � open MetaEditor

    F6 � call the "Tester" window for testing the expert attached to the chart window

    F7 � call the "Properties" window of the expert attached to their chart window in order to change settings

    F8 � call the "Chart Setup" window

    F9 � call the "New Order" window

    F10 � open the "Popup prices" window

    F11 � enable/disable the full screen mode

    F12 � move the chart by one bar to the left

    Shift Combinations
    Shift+F12 � move the chart by one bar to the right
    Shift+F5 � switch to the previous profile


    Alt Combinations
    Alt+1 � display the chart as a sequence of bars (transform into bar chart)

    Alt+2 � display the chart as a sequence of candlesticks (transform into candlesticks)

    Alt+3 � display the chart as a broken line (transform into line chart)

    Alt+A � copy all test/optimization results into the clipboard

    Alt+W � call the chart managing window

    Alt+F4 � close the client terminal

    Alt+Backspace or Ctrl+Z � undo object deletion


    Ctrl Combinations
    Ctrl+A � arrange all indicator windows heights by default

    Ctrl+B � call the "Objects List" window

    Ctrl+C or Ctrl+Insert � copy to the clipboard

    Ctrl+E � enable/disable expert advisor

    Ctrl+F � enable "Crosshair"

    Ctrl+G � show/hide grid

    Ctrl+H � show/hide OHLC line

    Ctrl+I � call the "Indicators List" window

    Ctrl+L � show/hide volumes

    Ctrl+P � print the chart

    Ctrl+S � save the chart in a file having extensions: "CSV", "PRN", "HTM"

    Ctrl+W or Ctrl+F4 � close the chart window

    Ctrl+Y� show/hide period separators

    Ctrl+Z or Alt+Backspace � undo the object deletion

    Ctrl+D � open/close the "Data Window"

    Ctrl+M � open/close the "Market Watch" window

    Ctrl+N � open/close the "Navigator" window

    Ctrl+O � open the "Options" window

    Ctrl+R � open/close the "Tester" window

    Ctrl+T � open/close the "Terminal" window

    Ctrl+F5 � switch to the next profile

    Ctrl+F6 � activate the next chart window

    Ctrl+F9 � open the "Terminal � Trade" window and switch the focus into it. After this, the trading activities can be managed with keyboard

    Other Keys and/or Combinations
    "left arrow" � chart scrolling to the left

    "right arrow" � chart scrolling to the right

    "up arrow" � fast chart scrolling to the left or, if the scale is defined, chart scrolling up

    "down arrow" � fast chart scrolling to the right or, if the scale is defined, chart scrolling down

    Numpad 5 � restoring of automatic chart vertical scale after its being changed. If the scale was defined, this hot key will return the chart into the visible range

    Page Up � fast chart scrolling to the left

    Page Down � fast chart scrolling to the right

    Home � move the chart to the start point

    End � move the chart to the end point

    "-" � chart zoom out

    "+" � chart zoom in

    Delete � delete all selected graphical objects

    Backspace � delete the latest objects imposed into the chart window

    Enter � open/close fast navigation window

    Esc � close the dialog window
     
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