How to activate the robot/indicator/utility after purchase?

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After purchasing a trading robot, an important step is to activate it. Only then will you be able to use the advisor in online trading.

In this instruction we will tell how to activate < / strong> Paid / free product from SoftimoTrade.

Activation process in the PA

To activate the product go to your Personal Account in the section> Activation <.

Enter your account number, specify < strong> account type , select the product you purchased and click Activate .

The process of transferring a file to the terminal

Download the program file

You can download a trading expert for MT4 or MT5 in the Downloads section. If you work with the MetaTrader4 terminal, download the MT4 version, while using the MetaTrader5, install the MT5 robot version.

Transfer the program file to the desired folder

Unpack the downloaded archive with the trading robot. Go to the unzipped folder and copy the existing file. Go to Terminal and in the File tab select Open Data Directory .

In the dialog box that appears, go to the MQL4 folder (in the case of using the MT4 terminal) or MQL5 (when working with the MT5 terminal) and move all the previously copied files to the folder depending on the type of Experts / Indicators product.

For convenience, you can use the following information to better understand which file should be placed in which folder

Folder selection

Next, go to the Navigator (CTRL + N) in the “Expert Advisors” section and click “Update”

Terminal setup

Enable the auto trade button

The AutoTrading button is located in the upper panel of the terminal.

Allow DLL imports

Include DLLs and Algorithmic Trading

Check all the boxes marked in the picture above.

Transfer the program to the schematic and insert the license key

Select the desired timeframe and chart of the currency pair on which the program will trade.

Transfer the Expert Advisor to the chart.

Also, when loading the program on the chart, make sure that the DLL is also expanded in the settings of the program itself.

It is very easy to do this, press F7 on the graph where the program is installed, you will open the program properties. Check the DLL checkbox there.

Then you can install set files as needed.

If you have done everything correctly, then the advisor must be launched. If the advisor did not start, first of all, check if you specified the correct account number during the activation stage.

Congratulations! The product is now activated and ready to go!

Limits

A certain license limit is issued for each product; under a standard license, you can activate 1 real account without any restrictions on changing it.

That is, if, for example, after a while you change a broker or change a trading account, you can easily change it in your personal account to your current one.

In case of problems, contact support at the address indicated in the header of the site.