Charts Show Waiting for Update for Long Period
Author: FXOptimax Support Reference Number: AA-00219 Views: 5077 Created: 2012-01-11 10:54 Last Updated: 2012-01-11 11:25 100 Rating/ 1 Voters

Waiting for Update

If your charts at your MetaTrader 4 show "Waiting for Update" message over a long period, please follow these steps to solve this problem:

  1. Make sure your MT4 login has been successful and the connection has been working fine.
  2. Close all charts showing "Waiting for Update" messages, by right clicking the pair tab and select "Close" menu or simply press CTRL+F4 at your keyboard.

    Close charts
  3. Add new charts again, you can add them through 2 ways:
    • Select "File" menu and then "New Charts", select the pair you want to add. 

       Add charts
    • Right click the pair you want to add at your Market Watch window and select "Chart Window" menu.

       Add charts

This message may occur because the suffix difference between pairs in demo account, 4 digits real account and 5 digits real account.

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