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Periodicity on Charts Menu in MT4

MT4 Stock Trading Chart Time Frames: Periodicity on Stocks Charts in MT4

Periodicity is commonly referred to as Stock Trading Chart Time Frames by many stocks traders. On the MT4 stocks trading platform.


The button below is used to select the periodicity or stocks trading chart time frame to trade with. This button can be accessed on the MT4 stocks trading platform as shown below.

Periodicity on Charts Menu in MT4



MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Chart Time Frames

On the MetaTrader 4 stocks trading platform these stocks trading chart time frames are:


  1. 1 Minute Chart Time Frame - M1
  2. 5 Minute Chart Time Frame - M5
  3. 15 Minutes Chart Time Frame - M15
  4. 30 Minutes Chart Time Frame - M30
  5. 1 Hour Chart Time Frame - H1
  6. 4 Hours Chart Time Frame - H4
  7. Daily Chart Time Frame - D1
  8. Weekly Chart Time Frame - W1
  9. Monthly Chart Time Frame - MN


How To Know Which Stock Trading Chart Time Frame You are Using

A common question especially if you are new to stock trading would be how to identify which stocks trading chart time frame you are using on your MT4 stocks trading platform:


There are various methods of knowing which MetaTrader 4 stocks trading chart time frame you are using as Shown below:


Use the above Menu as Shown above

In the above stocks trading example once you select the periodicity button under the charts menu, then the list of MetaTrader 4 stocks trading chart time frames is shown and the stocks trading chart time frame that is currently selected, the one that you are using will be highlighted with a different color, on our above example this is the 1 Hour(H1) stocks trading chart time frame, whose Icon on the left is highlighted in light blue.


How to Use Periodicity Toolbar - MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Chart Change Chart Time Frame

This MetaTrader 4 periodicity toolbar is by default located at the top of the MT4 stocks trading platform and has all the stocks trading chart time frames marked as shown below. The stocks trading chart timeframe that a stock trader is using will be marked differently from the other stocks trading chart time frames, the selected stocks trading chart time frame will be “indented” as shown below:

MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Chart Change Chart Time Frame



Use the information displayed at the top left corner to get MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Chart Time Frame

At the top left corner of the MetaTrader 4 stocks trading chart, the MetaTrader 4 stocks trading chart time frame is displayed as shown below:


1 Hour MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Chart Time Frame


MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Chart Time Frame



15 Minutes MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Chart Time Frame


MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Chart Time Frame


When you open a stock chart you can then use the above three methods to know which periodicity - stocks trading chart time frame you are trading with.


You can also use the tabs, if you are trading many stock charts. To view this tab, Go to “View Menu” then Select “Charts Bar”. The following MT4 bar will appear that you can use to navigate and it indicates the stocks chart as well as the stocks trading chart time frame.

MetaTrader 4 Stock Trading Charts Bar For Showing Stock Trading Charts and Stock Trading Chart Time Frames on MT4

Navigation tabs on MT4 stocks trading platform workspace.


 

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