MetaTrader 5 iPhone/iPad Help

Getting Started

Getting Started

To start trading from your mobile device, download MetaTrader 5 on iTunesor from the AppStore application on your iPod Touch/iPhone/iPad.

After installation, run the application by tapping the icon MetaTrader 5 on the desktop. This will open the following window. The application version number is shown at the bottom of the window.

  • The application runs on the iPhone 3G/3GS/4, iPod Touch and iPad running iOS 4.0 and above. The MetaTrader 5 for iPhone requires a cellular connection or Wi-Fi.
  • It is recommended that you update MetaTrader 5 regularly, which will provide enhanced features and greater stability.

The start window

New Account


Connecting to an Account and Opening a Demo Account

During the first start of the application you will be offered the following options:

  • Start without registration – quickly open a demo account without entering personal details. The new account will be instantly opened and connected. Your login and password will be sent to the internal mailbox.
  • Open a personal demo account – select this option if you want to open a new demo account.
  • Open a real account – request a new real account from a selected broker. You will need to specify personal information and provide identification documents.
  • Login to an existing account – select this option if you have an existing account.

Find detailed instructions on how to work with accounts in a separate section.

Application GUI

The whole interface of the MetaTrader 5 mobile platform consists of the main working area and the bottom panel, designed to switch between the main functions of the program:

  • Quotes – information on realtime prices of financial instruments;
  • Chart – price chart, technical analysis options that include indicators and graphical objects;
  • Trade – account state, management of trade positions and pending orders;
  • History – history of trading operations on the account;
  • Settings – application settings, opening of accounts or switching between available accounts, chat, mailbox and news.

MetaTrader 5 Interface