of MetaTrader4 for MAC Operating System
Free program Wine software lets MAC OS PC users to install the MetaTrader 4 terminal. It permits UNIX based framework to introduce applications made for Windows-based frameworks.
In any case, although it is a valuable tool, its capacity and functions might be constrained.
Wine-based program PlayOnMac is what we encourage users to employ to install MT4 on MAC OS. With no issue, you can run Windows applications.
To install it, check the official site and search the Downloads page. Download the latest by clicking the link.
From Downloads, dispatch the DMG installation file.
The PlayOnMac installation window will pop. By clicking the "Next" button, the components will begin to be inspected and installed.
Select "Don't install XQuartz for the moment" if you wish not to download it right now. Select "I've downloaded file by myself", if you've just downloaded XQuartz.
To install it, first peruse some essential data (Read Me) and adhere to the license agreement.
For installation to push through, MAC OS will request your password.
Let it be completed and reboot your PC to see the changes and avoid any problems.
Open PlayOnMac after rebooting the device in the Downloads folder. The launch window will pop up and you'll be asked by the installer to install the appropriate MS Windows font.
Sign the license agreement to proceed. PlayOnMac could be used, and its key window will be shown.
Wine v. 1.4 is enabled with PlayOnMac, and actually the newest version. A further download option is available with Wine 1.4.1. It's however possible to be a little unstable, so it's suggested to stick to the latest version.
Open PlayOnMac from the upper menu, and pick Manage Wine Versions for the most updated version.
All of Wine's versions will be shown. Choose the newest (1.5.21) version.
When you move window's right side, the installation will begin.
Once finished, Wine's latest version will pop in the manager window at the left of PlayOnMac Wine versions. Install the trading terminal after the window's closed.
Get the mt4setup.exe to install. Once it's complete, open the setup file and PlayOnMac will open it.
The process of installing the terminal will begin:
Once done, you'd be asked to generate the shortcuts for the terminal components - the client terminal and MetaEditor:
The terminal might be used following setting up the shortcuts. To launch the terminal, double click on the PlayOnMac window.
Once more, Wine is certifiably not a steady program, so a portion of its capacities might not work appropriately. The accompanying problems are seen up until this point:
Other than the above-mentioned problems, you could appreciate client terminal's functions on MAC OS.
PlayOnMac has a different virtual logical drive with appropriate environment for each program enabled. Here's the default path of the Data folder of the installed terminal:
Library\PlayOnMac\WinePrefix\Client_Terminal_\Drive C\Program Files\Client Terminal