Install Forex MetaTrader 4 on Mac OS X
Apple's Macintosh (Mac) computers are becoming popular as more forex traders choose a Macbook for their trading. We wanted to create this article to help you install MetaTrader 4 (MT4) platform commonly use by forex brokers.
MetaTrader 4 mobile application is also available on iPhone, iPad and Ipod touch. MetaTrader 4 mobile is available on App Store free of charge. There are some limitation on MetaTrader 4 mobile, example: customize indicators.
How to install forex MetaTrader 4 on Mac OS X
Download the MetaTrader 4 installation file
Step 1: Double click on the installation file (###.dmg). Download a demo MT4 for free here.
Step 2: A installation box will appear
Step 3: Click and drag from "A" to "B"
Step 4: Installation will begin
Step 5: Click on Launchpad and open the MetaTrader 4
Step 6: MetaTrader 4 will launch.
How to install forex indicator into MetaTrader 4 on Mac OS X
* Applies to all indicator files, including Autobox indicator
Step 7: Click File -> Open Data Folder -> Wine Explorer will open
Step 8: Create a new folder on the desktop
Step 9: Copy the forex indicator into the folder on the desktop
Step 10: Select the folder in the wine explorer, and copy the indicator
Step 11: Click back button (So you do not have to search for the file location)
Step 12: Select "MQL4 Folder"
Step 13: Select "Indicator Folder"
Step 14: Paste the indicator in the folder
Step 15: Restart the MetaTrader 4
Step 16: Indicator will appear in the navigator.