MetaTrader 4 is a platform for trading Forex, analyzing financial markets and using Expert Advisors. Mobile trading, Trading Signals and the Market are the integral parts of MetaTrader 4 that enhance your Forex trading experience. The software is licensed to foreign exchange brokers who provide the software to their clients.
The software consists of both a client and server component. The server side is run by the broker and the client software is provided to the broker’s customers, who use it to see live streaming prices and charts, to place orders, and to manage their accounts.
The platform offers ample of opportunities to traders of all skill levels:
- advanced technical analysis
- flexible trading system
- algorithmic trading
- Expert Advisors
- mobile trading applications and more.
MetaTrader 4 has a feature known as trading signals which allows you to automatically copy the deals performed by other traders in real time. If your looking to get into foreign exchange market, the MT4 is the way to go as it provides a lot of flexibility and comes equipped with multitude of features.
In this tutorial we will take you through the installation process of MT4 on your Windows VPS.
How to install several MT4 instant on forex VPS
Two of the most common questions we get is that how to install several MT4 instances of same broker on my VPS and how to install several instances of MT4 on my VPS server?
Well if the MT4s are from different brokers, there will be no conflict during the installation. They will be install in different folders and by different shortcut names. However if you are planning on installing several instances of MT4 from one broker, then you should:
- Rename the current MT4 shortcut on your Windows VPS desktop to something else.
- Run MT4 installer
- Click on Settings
- Change the installation folder by clicking on Browse...
- Now create a new folder with a different folder name. In order to keep it different you can add a number at the end of the folder name.
- Click Next to complete the installation.
- Wait for installation to finish.
Voila! You installed a different instance of MT4 from same broker on your RDP with a separate shortcut on your RDP desktop. Let us know in the comments below if this tutorial was helpful and dont forget to share it with your collegues.