To begin writing source code for a new indicator, strategy (Advisor), script (Macros) or Library, open AlgoStudio and click button in the top left corner of the window's main toolbar. The following window shows up:

In this window select language (MQL4 or C#) and type of the new module. For MQL 4 - Indicator, Advisor, Script, Library; and for C# - Indicator, Trading system, Macros, Custom column. Click button.

Next choose:

  • Module name
  • Choose location to save the file with source code
  • For C# modules security settings are: module version, password protection. For Demo version you can set expiration date after which the module won't open.

After clicking the new module is created, and template appears in the source code editor window.