MetaTrader 5 Help

Graphical Objects

Various graphical objects can be applied to a price or indicator chart using the "Objects — Graphical" items of the "Insert" menu or the "Line Studies" toolbar. The following graphical objects are available in the platform:

 

Type

Description

Text

Text

Text intended for adding of comments to the chart. Read more...

Text Label

Text Label

Text intended for adding of comments and anchored to the chart window coordinates. Text label does not move when the chart is scrolled. Read more...

Button

Button

Button intended for processing events from custom indicators, Expert Advisors and scripts. Button is bound to the window and does not move when the chart is scrolled. Read more...

Graph

Graph

A chart window inside the current chart with the possibility to set up the displayed symbol and timeframe. Read more...

Bitmap

Bitmap

Placing of any "Bitmap" image in the chart window. This object is anchored to a chart and moves together with the chart. Read more...

Bitmap Label

Bitmap Label

Placing of any "Bitmap" image in the chart window. This object is bound to a chart window and does not move when the chart is scrolled. Read more...

Edit

Edit

Placing of an editable field in a chart window. This object is bound to a chart window and does not move when the chart is scrolled. Read more...

Event

Event

Placing the "Event" object on the horizontal chart scale. Read more...

Rectangle Label

Rectangle Label

Placing a "Rectangle Label" used for creating custom graphical interfaces on a chart. Read more...