Mt4 charts not updating
But if your trading strategy is vulnerable to Slippage, spreads and execution speed, then you need to connect to the fastest server possible.
MT4 usually connects to the “nearest” broker’s server available (i.e. However, it could be that if MT4 disconnects for any reason and then connects back again, it might select another server (if it’s the only server that’s working at that time), even if its ping (latency) is not good.I won’t waste your time and go into details immediately.Problem: You get to your computer or connect to your VPS server and find out that MT4 platform shows “No Connection” status message in the right-bottom corner, while it was working fine when you left.The problem here is that MT4 might not switch back automatically to a better server once it gets back online. If you are able to restart your MT4 platform this might solve the connection problems.Chances are that on the next MT4 launch it will be able to connect to broker server successfully.