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Place one-click limit/stop order

On the MetaTrader5 (MT5) trading panel, you can specify the trade volume and click the desired price level to place a limit/stop order. Use the one-click order feature to quickly place limit/stop orders. When placing one-click orders, you must first enable the one-click trading feature.

Related article: Enable one-click trading

Step 1

Click the trading panel icon on the right of the two icons in the top-left corner of the chart. (Shortcut keys: Alt+T)

Click the trading panel icon on the right Click the trading panel icon on the right

Or right-click on the chart and select "One Click Trading".

Select One Click Trading Select One Click Trading
point Colors of the trading panel

The color of the trading panel will change based on how the price changes. If the price displayed is higher than the most recent price, the panel will turn blue. If the price displayed is lower than the most recent price, the panel will turn red. If the price displayed hasn't changed in the last 15 seconds, the panel will turn gray.

Colors of the trading panel Blue if the price displayed is higher than the most recent price Red if the price displayed is lower than the most recent price Gray if the price displayed hasn't changed in the last 15 seconds

Step 2

Enter the trade volume in lots or use the ▼▲ mark on both sides.

Enter the trade volume in lots or use the ▼▲ mark on both sides Enter the trade volume in lots or use the ▼▲ mark on both sides

Step 3

To place a buy limit order

Right-click at your desired price level below the current price and select "Buy Limit (trade volume)".

Select Buy Limit (trade volume) Select Buy Limit (trade volume)

Or right-click at your desired price level below the current price, hover the pointer over "Trading", and select "Buy Limit (trade volume)".

Hover the pointer over Trading, and select Buy Limit (trade volume) Hover the pointer over Trading, and select Buy Limit (trade volume)

To place a sell limit order

Right-click at your desired price level above the current price and select "Sell Limit (trade volume)".

Select Sell Limit (trade volume) Select Sell Limit (trade volume)

Or right-click at your desired price level above the current price, hover the pointer over "Trading", and select "Sell Limit (trade volume)".

Hover the pointer over Trading, and select Sell Limit (trade volume) Hover the pointer over Trading, and select Sell Limit (trade volume)

To place a buy stop order

Right-click at your desired price level above the current price, hover the pointer over "Trading", and select "Buy Stop (trade volume)".

Hover the pointer over Trading, and select Buy Stop (trade volume) Hover the pointer over Trading, and select Buy Stop (trade volume)

To place a sell stop order

Right-click at your desired price level below the current price, hover the pointer over "Trading", and select "Sell Stop (trade volume)".

Hover the pointer over Trading, and select Sell Stop (trade volume) Hover the pointer over Trading, and select Sell Stop (trade volume)

Date

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 : 2022.08.15

Update

Last updated

 : 2022.08.15

Writer

Takayoshi Nakamaru

Manual production consultant, MBA

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Takayoshi Nakamaru

Nakamaru is a manual production consultant at FINTECS, a company that specializes in creating manuals for their clients.
With a wide range of experience from fintech to entertainment, he presents what user-friendly manuals should be like.
He works with numerous large corporations as an external manual production project manager.

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Supervisor

Akira Takagi

Systems engineer, MetaTrader administrator

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Akira Takagi

After graduating from Computer Science at the Uninove, Brazil, in 2014, he has worked on various systems development projects.
He participated as a developer in the launch of forex services in 2019. Since then, he has also been involved in the development of MetaTrader plugins and APIs. He is certified by MetaQuotes as a MetaTrader5 Administrator and active in consulting and advisory as well.

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