Toolbox

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Toolbox enables to do Trades / Exposure / History / News / Mailbox / Calendar / Company / Market / Alerts / Signals / Code Base / Experts / Journal at a page. It can be opened with a View-Toolbox or shortcut < Ctrl+T >

Trade

Trades tab shows the list of open positions. You can close out positions to take profit/loss. If you right click on your mouse, below window will appear. You can go to this window by shortcut < Ctrl+F9 >.

Menu pop-up
when you click right button of mouse

New order
Execute new order window. Tools menu>New order or short-cut < F9 >
Close Position
You can close out the open positions or existing orders. Same function can be executed by double clicking on the existing orders or open positions.
Modify or Delete
This tab can modify and cancel stop loss / take profit. The same function can be executed by double clicking on open positions/orders in the trading tab.
Trailing Stop
Trailing stop is an order to close out existing positions to secure certain amount of profits/losses in a favourable condition. Trailing stops automatically adjust to the current market price of a market instrument, providing the investor with greater flexibility to profit, or limit a loss. You can execute this function by right clicing the mouse on the open positions.
Volumes
selecting units, in which volumes will be shown (lots or amounts);
Profit
selecting units, in which profit will be shown (money or points);
Report
open the submenu of generating report in the Open XML (MS Office Excel 2007) or HTML (Internet Explorer) format. The report contains the information about current open positions and pending orders as well as the exposure details;
Auto Arrange
Row and line size can be arranged automatically.
Grid
It shows or hides grid lines in the “Market Watch” window; it shows / hides scale mark for column division.
Columns
The columns submenu has swap, profit and notes.

History

'The History' tab shows trade statements for the selected period. History - Right Click then, you can see as pictured below.

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Menu pop-up
when you click right button of mouse

Deals
after the execution of this command, only executed deals are shown in the “History" tab”;
Orders
after the execution of this command, only orders are shown in the "History";
Orders & Deals
after the execution of this command, both deals and orders are shown in the "History" tab;
Volumes
selecting units, in which volumes will be shown (lots or amounts);
All History
show the entire account history;
Last 3 months
show only the last 3 months' history;
Last month
show only the last month history;
Custom period
call the window for setting up a custom period for displaying the trading history;
Report
open the submenu of generating report on the trading history of account in the Open XML (MS Office Excel 2007) or HTML (Internet Explorer) format.
Auto arrange
enable / disable automatic arrangement of column sizes;
Grid
show / hide grid for separating fields;
Columns
this entry appears only if the deals are chosen to be shown in history. Using it one can open a submenu of showing / hiding the "Commission", "Swap" and"Comment" columns;

Mailbox

You can see mail or message from the system manager at the mailbox. Right click on 'mailbox' tab then you can see menu window as below.

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Menu pop-up
when you click right button of mouse

View
Shows selected mail.
Delete
Deletes selected mail.
Auto Arrange
It fits row and line in proportion to the screen size automatically.
Grid
It shows / hides gridlines in the mailbox.

Market

The Market tab connects a user of the client terminal with MQL5 programs store at MQL5.community. Here you can purchase any program or download a free application.

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Alerts

'Alerts' tab notifies to the user at predefined conditions. You can see below the window when you right click on alarm icon.

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Menu pop-up
when you click the right button of mouse

Create
It sets up new alerts. You can set alerts a bit lower or higher prices to bid and ask order level, which will be activated once the pending order reached. You can execute the same function with < insert > key in the status of the alarm tab selection.
Modify
You can modify alerts setting with this bar. You can execute the same function with < Enter > key in the status of the alarm tab selection
Delete
It deletes selected 'alerts'. You can execute the same function with < delete >key in the status of the alarm tab selection.
Enable On / Off
Executes / deletes selected alarms. < Space > key at the state of selected alarm.
Auto Arrange
Automatically fits row and line in proportion to the screen size.
Grid
It shows or hide grid lines.

Signals

The “Signals” tab can look it up EA(Expert Advisor) list in the world. This menu provides a direct view of the transaction performance, risks, and profit margins. Also It is linked to request automatic sales and development orders.

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Code Base

The “Code Base” tab is where users can increase their understanding of transactions or the market. These articles are posted on MQL5.com and users can rate those postings themselves to sort out the great content.

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Journal

The “Journal” tab records all transactions you have made in the past and all information that is traded on MT5. The Journal tab defaults to a one-day transaction history, so you must right-click the previous transaction log to select the appropriate date file, as shown below.

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