1. Applying The MACD Indicator With MetaTrader 4: Introduction
  2. Applying The MACD Indicator With MetaTrader 4: Moving Average Convergence Divergence
  3. Applying The MACD Indicator With MetaTrader 4: Using The MACD
  4. Applying The MACD Indicator With MetaTrader 4: Customizing The MACD
  5. Applying The MACD Indicator With MetaTrader 4: Editing and Deleting The MACD
  6. Applying The MACD Indicator With MetaTrader 4: Conclusion

Editing the MACD
Pressing CTRL + I on the computer keyboard will open a window that lists all indicators on the active chart, as shown in Figure 12. To change the inputs for the MACD (or any other indicator), highlight MACD and click "Edit". This action will open the same window that was used to identify the original inputs, including the tabs for Parameters, Colors, Levels and Visualization. Make any desired changes and click "OK" to close the window. The new inputs will be reflected in the MACD.

Press CTRL + I on the computer keyboard to open the MACD window and make changes to the inputs.
Figure 12: Press CTRL + I on the computer keyboard to open the MACD window and make changes to the inputs.


Deleting the MACD
To delete the MACD from a price chart:

  • Press CTRL + I on the computer keyboard, highlight MACD and click "Delete;" or

  • Right-click the indicator within the price chart and select "Delete Indicator," as shown in Figure 13. The MACD will be removed without a prompt or any further action.


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Figure 13: To delete the MACD, right-click on the indicator and select "Delete Indicator."


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Applying The MACD Indicator With MetaTrader 4: Conclusion
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