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 ====== Connecting to a MT4 Chart ====== ====== Connecting to a MT4 Chart ======
  
-Forex Strategy Builder Professional trades strategies via MetaTrader 4 by using an expert advisor named **MT4-FST Expert**.+Forex Strategy Builder Professional trades strategies via MetaTrader 4 by using an expert advisor named **FSB-MT4 Bridge**.
  
-The MT4-FST Expert ​is normally installed during the installation of Forex Strategy Builder Professional. If you cannot find it among the other experts in MT4, you have to reinstall it either automatically or manually. See these articles for more info: +The FSB-MT4 Bridge ​is normally installed during the installation of Forex Strategy Builder Professional. If you cannot find it among the other experts in MT4, you have to reinstall it either automatically or manually. See these articles for more info: 
-  * [[expert_installer]] (for automatic install)+  * [[bridge_installer]] (for automatic install)
   * [[mt4_expert_manual_installation]]   * [[mt4_expert_manual_installation]]
  
-===== Expert Advisor ​Options =====+===== FSB-MT4 Bridge ​Options =====
  
 Before you can use the expert for the first time you have to make two changes in the MetaTrader 4 settings: Before you can use the expert for the first time you have to make two changes in the MetaTrader 4 settings:
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   - Check on **Allow automatic trading** and **Allow DLL import...** options.   - Check on **Allow automatic trading** and **Allow DLL import...** options.
  
-{{ :fsbpro:manual:​metatrader_initialoptions.png?​nolink ​|MetaTrader 4 Expert Settings}}+{{:fsbpro_guide:meta_trader_expert_advisor_options.png|MetaTrader 4 Expert Settings}}
  
 MetaTrader executes an expert when it is attached on a particular chart. You can open the desired chart and drag the expert from the experts list to the chart. You can also double click on the expert and it will be opened on the currently open chart. MetaTrader executes an expert when it is attached on a particular chart. You can open the desired chart and drag the expert from the experts list to the chart. You can also double click on the expert and it will be opened on the currently open chart.
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   - **Allow DLL imports**   - **Allow DLL imports**
  
-{{ :fsbpro:manual:​expert_options.png?​nolink ​|}}+{{:fsbpro_guide:expert_fsb_mt4_bridge_common.png|FSB-MT4 Bridge Common options}}
  
 The settings shown above are more or less constant. You should not change them again in normal conditions. However, there is one more parameter that has to be set every time you connect a FSB Pro strategy to a MT4 chart - **Connection_Id**. The settings shown above are more or less constant. You should not change them again in normal conditions. However, there is one more parameter that has to be set every time you connect a FSB Pro strategy to a MT4 chart - **Connection_Id**.
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 **Connection_Id** is a number from 0 to 100000. It must be must be unique for each chart, even if you use different MetaTrader terminals or FSB Pro running copies.</​WRAP>​ **Connection_Id** is a number from 0 to 100000. It must be must be unique for each chart, even if you use different MetaTrader terminals or FSB Pro running copies.</​WRAP>​
  
-{{ :fsbpro:​manual:​expert_connection_id.png?​nolink ​|Expert Connection_Id}}+{{:fsbpro_guide:​expert_connection_id.png|Connection ID}}
  
 When you enter the Connection_Id close the options window. The expert will check the environment and will show status message on the upper left corner of the chart. You can also check the output in the MT4 Terminal - Experts tab.  When you enter the Connection_Id close the options window. The expert will check the environment and will show status message on the upper left corner of the chart. You can also check the output in the MT4 Terminal - Experts tab.