Traders quite often need to access the archive of quotes for a particular instrument over a certain period of time. Using archived quotes allows traders to test mechanical/automated trading systems (“Expert Advisors”) based on historical data, thus helping them optimize their trading strategies.
In this section you can download the quote archive that you need:
- Indicate the desired trading instrument, time frame, and range of dates for which you would like to receive the history of quotes;
- Click the “Obtain CSV” button and wait for the CSV file with the quote archive to be compiled (this may take some time);
- Import the file to the MetaTrader 4 terminal by following the instructions below.
Please follow the instructions below to import the CSV file containing the archived quotes to MetaTrader 4:
Open the MetaTrader 4 terminal and choose "Tools" / "History Center" from the upper menu:
In the window that appears in the left menu choose the instrument and time frame that you need (for example, "AUDCAD" and "1 Minute (M1)") and click "Import":
Click "Browse" to select the downloaded CSV file and then "Open". Click "ОК" to import the file:
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