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On the last tip, we saw how to Add Orders on Metatrader 4. Today, we will focus on learning How to Use the Crosshair tool on MT4.

Crosshair is a useful tool to know the coordinates of the selected point in achart or to know the number of pips between two points.

How to use the Crosshair MT4
How to use the Crosshair MT4

Clicking on the third mouse button or Ctrl+F, the CrossHair tool will be activated. That way, you can know the date, time and value of a point in the chart.

How to use the Crosshair MT4
How to use the Crosshair MT4

If you leave the left mouse button and you move the cursor, a line that connects the two points will be drawn. The information shown in this line will be: number of bars between the two points, number of pips between two points, actual value of the second point.

How to use the Crosshair MT4
How to use the Crosshair MT4

In this example, the starting point on the bar from 2009.09.23 3:00 with the 1.4793 and the end point is on 6 bars, 53 pips and a value of 1.4793.


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