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by Sunnybeach
Wed Sep 07, 2016 5:57 am
Forum: Issue/Bug tracking
Topic: Free EA not showing results in back-test
Replies: 1
Views: 3228

Free EA not showing results in back-test

Hi,

There is a free EA:
http://www.forexfactory.com/showthread.php?t=598198
There is no any order placed in backtest using tick data. But it is OK using "Control Points" or not tick data.
What is the problem?

Sunnybeach
by Sunnybeach
Sun Aug 14, 2016 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)
Replies: 23
Views: 31053

Re: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)

Would you please to give a link to download TickstoryExpert?
by Sunnybeach
Sun Aug 14, 2016 9:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tick value
Replies: 1
Views: 3128

Tick value

For example, EURCAD. The tick vale is 0.77169 today by MarketInfo(Symbol(),MODE_TICKVALUE). The backtest will start in deposit of USD while MT4 is online which has current USDCAD price. Shall I input 0.77169 or 1 to export to MT4? IMO, I should input 1 because MT4 will convert the profit to USD by c...
by Sunnybeach
Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)
Replies: 23
Views: 31053

Re: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)

You also need to modify the export setting according to MT4 strategy tester symbol properties. "Lot Size" has to be "Contract Size" What are the "Profit Calculation Mode", "Margin calculate mode", "margin mait...", "Margin divider", "swap type". I do not find the explanation. Please also modify the ...
by Sunnybeach
Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)
Replies: 23
Views: 31053

Re: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)

IPO, This is the most important issue that has not been noticed by Tickstory. It will give a wrong free margin!
I would like you to check this by yourself!

Before export to MT4, You can check symbol properties and find the margin currency.
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by Sunnybeach
Sat Aug 13, 2016 1:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)
Replies: 23
Views: 31053

Re: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)

OK, I correct some setting. The base currency is my account currency. But I still want to talk about "Margin" or "Margin Currency ". Please read the thread from begining. If I choose "Margin Currency" as USD, at the leverage of 100, 1 lot XAUUSD take the margin USD1000.00 in backtest. In forward tes...
by Sunnybeach
Sat Aug 13, 2016 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Embed spread for backtest
Replies: 5
Views: 7778

Re: Embed spread for backtest

Than you for your answer!
Shall we enable it or not?
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by Sunnybeach
Sat Aug 13, 2016 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)
Replies: 23
Views: 31053

Re: How to do backtest in AUD (Margin currency calculation)

Hi,

How can do backtest for XAUUSD? There is no XAU select in margin when export to MT4.
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by Sunnybeach
Sat Aug 13, 2016 7:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Embed spread for backtest
Replies: 5
Views: 7778

Embed spread for backtest

How to use the Embed spread for backtest?
Can we use Birt's TDS to do that?
by Sunnybeach
Sat Apr 02, 2016 2:02 pm
Forum: Issue/Bug tracking
Topic: TestGenerator FXT cannot open [5]
Replies: 46
Views: 72944

Re: TestGenerator FXT cannot open [5]

Hi,

I found the problem. It is interest time!
If it is 23, it cause the problem(But I have not tried others like 22,21..). It is OK after I change it to 0(I have not tried others like 1,2..).
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Regard!
Sunnybeach