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Sideways Trend Metatrader 4 Indicator

The forex sideways trend indicator is made up of the popular ADX (D+ and D- values) indicator. It identifies both range and trending markets.

Trading Signals

BUY: Wait for the green Trend Buy arrow
SELL: Wait for the range Trend Sell arrow
RANGE: Wait for the purple Sideway Sell/Buy face


Download the sidewaystrend.mq4 Metatrader 4 indicator.

Configurable Indicator Options


USD/CHF 1 Hour Chart Example


NZD/USD 4 Hour Chart Example


How to install the Sideways Trend custom indicator in Metatrader 4?

  • Download the sidewaystrend.mq4 indicator to your computer.
  • Open your Metatrader 4 platform.
  • Open the data folder from the top menu.
  • Open the MQL4 folder.
  • Open the indicators folder.
  • Paste the indicator file in this folder.
  • Restart the trading platform.
  • Open any trading chart.
  • Attach the indicator to the chart.