Aide MetaTrader 5 Android OS

Accounts

This section allows you to manage your trading account. To switch to this tab, use the application side panel that opens at a tap on Open the side panel.

The number of the currently connected account is show at the top of the window. Below connection parameters are shown:

  • Server – the name of the server, to which the mobile terminal is currently connected.
  • Point – the name of the access point, through which the terminal is currently connected to a server.

Amount of incoming and outgoing traffic for the current session of the MetaTrader 5 for Android is shown in the bottom part.

Tap Informationto find detailed information about the account – its number, name of the owner, the trade server, the amount of leverage and balance.

Accounts

Account Management

Each account that is used for the connection is saved in the list. In order to connect to the account, just tap on its line or select "Login" in its context menu.

  • Adding accounts – to open a new demo account or connect using details of a previously opened account tap Open an Accountat the top of the window.
  • Deleting accounts – to delete an account from the list, open a context menu by touching and holding (for about 1 second) the account line. Then select "Delete".

Offline Mode

The offline mode allows you to view different information in a standalone mode, without the use of Internet connection:

To enable the offline mode, tap theMenubutton in the upper right corner of the window or press the "Menu" button on your device, and then tap "Go Offline". After that the account disconnects from the server.

Managing Certificates

The trading platform provides the option of extended authentication using SSL certificates greatly increasing the system security. Press Certificates.

One Time Passwords

Use of OTP (one-time passwords) provides an advanced level of security when working with trading accounts. The user is required to enter a unique one-time password every time to connect to an account.

In order to open the one-time password generator, tapGo to the one-time password generator.

Connection Status

The status of connection to the server can be tracked on the top panel of the application.

If the top panel is grayed out, the application is not connected to the server.

No connection

This means that you either have no accounts, or your device is not connected to the Internet.

If connection indicators are displayed on top of gray tabs, this means that the application is connecting to a trade server.

If connection indicators appear on top of blue tabs, this means the initial synchronization of the application with a trade server.

Initial Synchronization

If the tabs are blue and there are no connection indicators, this means that the application has successfully connected to the server and is ready to use.

Context Menu

To display a context menu, tap and hold on the account line for a second. It contains the following commands:

  • Login – connect to a selected account.
  • Delete – delete a selected account.
  • Properties – show account details: number, owner, server name, leverage and initial deposit.

The Menu button

ButtonMenuin the upper right corner and the Menu button on your device call a menu with additional commands:

  • Change passwordchange the master or investor password of the account.
  • Go offline – switch to an offline mode.