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MetaTrader 4 Stock Indices Platform

The window menu in MetaTrader 4 platform is where you access any of the open charts; listed here and can also be accessed from here; furthermore, you can open a new chart, arrange and rearrange, Tile Horizontally, Tile Vertically or even arrange them as Icons.

Window Menu For Charts in MetaTrader 4


New Window

The new window option is the first item on this menu and is used to open new charts, by clicking this menu it will show a list of MT4 symbols that one can trade with. Clicking any of the stock indices instrument below will display a new stock indices.

Open New Window for a New Indices Trading in MetaTrader 4


Cascade Windows

To arrange windows in a cascaded format, use the cascade button which is the second option on the menu. An example of cascaded arrangement is shown below.

Arrange and Cascade Windows of Indices Trading in MetaTrader 4


Tile Horizontally

The third option is Tile Horizontally and this option will arrange all the charts horizontally as shown in the stock indices example illustrated below.

Arrange and Tile Windows Horizontally in MetaTrader 4



Tile Vertically

The fourth option in the window menu is Tile Vertically and this option will arrange all the charts vertically as shown in the stock indices example illustrated below.

Arrange and Tile Windows Vertically in MetaTrader 4


Arrange Icons

The fifth option is the arrange icons option which will arrange all charts as icons as shown on the stock indices example illustrated below.

Arrange Indices Trading as Arrange Icons in MetaTrader 4


Open Charts List

The next items are displayed as a list of the stock indices instruments represented, the chart currently on the workspace is checked on the left as shown below. In the stock indices example illustrated below option number 8, Stock Indices Trading is checked:

Open Charts List on MetaTrader 4 Stock Indices Software


The more windows option shown above can also be used to show a list of other opened stock indices instruments that are not on the list numbered from 1 to 9. By clicking this more option the following popup will appear within the MT4 stock index platform and a stock indices trader can choose any stock indices instrument from this popup.

Chart Windows List with a List of all Open Charts on MetaTrader 4


To display any of the above listed stock indices instruments just click the “Activate” button to the right of this popup.