Determine Folder

Step 1

After the welcome and disclaimer windows, the installer will inform you that it will try to determine the correct folder to install the plugin to. If the correct MetaTrader 4 terminal is listed, click on the radio button next to it and select 'Ok'. If your MetaTrader 4 is NOT listed, please see the Trouble Shooting section.

Step 2

Click Next
Set Shortcut

Step 3

The next window will ask to label the Shortcut that will be created for the Expert Advisor. Click 'Next'.

Step 4

1) Open MetaTrader 4
2) Click on Tools in the menu item
3) Click Options
4) Click Experts Advisors tab
5) Check of the tick box next to "Allow WebRequest for the listed URL:" is ticked, if not, tick it.
6) Check if the url is listed in the "add new URL" box. If its not there, double click on "add new URL" and paste or type:
7) Click OK


2. User Guide

Once your advisor has been installed, you can (re)start your MetaTrader terminal, and it should be listed in the Navigation window, under the Expert Advisor tree-node.

Drag the Expert Advisor onto any chart window.
Market Watch
Once dragged onto a chart, the advisor will try to connect to the SeerScanner services to retrieve data. When successful, your chart should display as per the image below.
Seerscanner MetaTrader

3. Troubleshooting

Open Data Folder

A. Invalid Destination

1. When installing the plugin, if your MetaTrader terminal was not listed during the detection step, select the radio button 'Specify Manually' and click 'Ok'
2. Start your MetaTrader terminal, and click on 'File', then click on 'Open Data Folder'.

3. A Windows Explorer window will open up. Click on an open space next to the address bar to highlight the path.

Windows Explorer

4. Copy the path in the address bar and return to the Seerscanner installer.

Copy Path
Destination Location
In the Seerscanner installer, paste the path in the text box labelled 'Destination Directory', then add '\MQL4' at the end. Click Next.