How to launch Purple indicators on Windows OS device

As a part of a Purple Toolbox a set of exclusive tools suitable for tackling down the technical analysis, Purple indicators are chosen by increasing the number of our clients.  If you want to know why you now have the opportunity to try them for free both on our demo and live accounts. This tutorial will show you how.
But before we start, please, be aware of the fact that our indicators  run only on Purple trading accounts. 

1) Registration

In case you have not registered with Purple Trading yet, you can do so now either by clicking HERE for opening a live account or HERE for a demo account. In both cases, the registration is for free.

2) Downloading the platform

If you’re already registered, but you have not downloaded and installed the MT4 platform from Purple Trading yet, use the following link for download here.

3) The first launch of MT4

The platform may be launched in Windows through a desktop icon of Purple Trading (in case you ticked off “desktop icon” or “shortcut” during installation) or through the Start offer, most often under the name “Purple Trading MT4” through a launch file “Purple Trading MT4” of the same name

MT4 icon
Purple indikátory pro Windows

4) Login into MT4

After the platform is launched, you’ll be requested (see the image below) to enter login data.

        Login – enter login, received by e-mail
        Password – fill the password you selected during registration
        Server – select server, stated in the same e-mail as login

And now, after your successful login into MT4, it’s possible to move forward to the download of indicator finally, and to launch it

5) Download indicator

To make it faster, it’s possible to download any of our indicators through the links below:


Download Purple Bands
Download Purple Strike
Download Purple Extreme
Download Purple Levels

6) Enable the market watch and navigator windows in MT4

In case the windows “Market” or “Navigator” are not visible in the platform, a still being very important for working in MT4, it’s possible to make them visible through the options menu “View” (see image below – purple background colour).

7) Market selection

Now, from the Market watch window, you can select the market (mouse double-click) such indicator is applied to. If such market is not in the offer, you may need to add it (by a right-click on your mouse to any market, options will be shown to you and under the “Symbols” tab, there may be markets that were not yet demonstrated)

8) Load indicator into MT4

For the purpose of loading any indicator into platform, it’s necessary to open “File”, clic “Open Data Folder” (in purple in the image below) and after its opening, it’s necessary to open the file “MQL4,” then the “Indicators” file and the file of downloaded indicator needs to be copied there as the last step.

9) Load indicator into market

Indicator may be loaded through the Navigator window under the Indicator file (here, it’s possible to find and select your indicator) and by a double-click or by pulling it to the chart window, we activate them.

Note: In case you can’t see the indicator after its loading (point 8) within other indicators, it’s possible that the “Navigator” window should be updated even more. Update is performed by a right click to the “Navigator” window while thereafter, you need only to click and update.


10) Indicator Customization Options

Each of the individual indicators can be customized. For example by setting notifications, periods, or customizing of displayed colours according to your preferences. 

11) Removal of indicator

In the event you would like to remove an indicator, simply click by your right button to the Chart window and in the scroll down menu, you’ll select the “List of indicators” where it’s possible to remove the indicator subsequently.

And that’s it, indicators are ready to use now.

You can download this tutorial

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