We have reached our 20th tip. We have learned how to use some of the Forex Indicators and Functions on Metatrader 4. Today, we will focus on the alternatives we have for the charts on MT4.

In order to change the properties of a chart, we can do the following.

While at a chart, we type F8 and the Properties window pops up.

At the COMMON tab, we can define some of the chart features.

Change Chart Properties on MetaTrader 4

Some of the main options are:

Bar Chart: Which shows the chart as a Bar Chart

Candlesticks: Charts are shown as Candlestick charts

Line Chart: Graphs are displayed

It’s shown at the upper-left corner and it displays the opening, maximum, mínimum and closing of the present candlelight.

Show Ask Line: Shows the Ask bit.

Show Period Separators: Shows a vertical line at the start of each day

Show Grid: Mostrara la cuadricula en la pantalla

Show Volumes: Shows the operation volumes of each candlestick

Show Object Descriptions: It displays the description of each object drawn in the chart (including indicators, trend lines or shapes like rectangles and ellipses)