To learn more about MetaTrader 4 please have a look at the following PDF files.
Certain amount of money must be deposited to your account (in EUR or USD) for trading in order to activate your account. There is no such requirement for Demo account activation. Contest accounts are activated at the beginning of the account.
Starting from 0.01 Lots and with the incremental step of 0.01 Lots you can manually input any value you want. For example, you can input ‘0.12’ or ‘0.03’.
Charts are generated using only Bid prices in MetaTrader4 while Sell orders are implemented at Ask price (you can see the both prices in MetaTrader 4 terminal, ‘Market Watch’ window). Spread is the difference between these prices. Please take this fact into consideration when placing pending orders.
The trading platform indicates the EET (GMT+2, during Daylight Savings GMT+3).
Please switch over to ‘Account history’ tab in the ‘Terminal’ window and select the ‘All history’ option from the right-click menu to view your transaction history.
This problem takes place when there are some connectivity issues with your internet. You can wait for some time and try again or else the other issue may be that your previous order transactions weren’t executed and are still in the process of being executed or the trading server hasn’t received it yet.
‘Not enough money’ message gets displayed when there aren’t sufficient funds (free margin) available in your trading account for opening a position. Further check the margin amount required for particular trading instrument and calculate the standard or hedged margin for all your opened positions. If you notice that there isn’t any adequate amount available for opening a position, close some of your current positions or deposit additional funds to your trading account.