How to Login to Metatrader 4/5 Android

by Nov 15, 2022Forex Trading Platform0 comments

To login to Metatrader 4 or 5 android account do the following steps:

  • click the “Get Started” button in the MT4 or MT5
  • tap the plus “+” sign in the upper right corner
  • select Login to an Existing Account
  • select the broker you want to connect to
  • enter login details

These are simple steps you need to do to login to an existing account on the MT4 or MT5 android app.

Read more: Open Demo Account in MT4

This article will show you step by step with images how to login to Metatrader 4 Android account. If you like more videos check the video below.

At the end of this article you will know what could happen if you enter wrong credentials. And how to solve that problem on MT4 and MT5.

Open Metatrader 4 Android App

First open the Metatrader 4 app on your android smartphone and you will get an empty window.

In the upper left corner click on the menu which will show you available options.

1_Open MT4 app

Click Get Started on the MT4 App

From the menu with available options on the top you have the “Get started” button. Tap on it and you will open a new window to start accessing the account login page.

2_Click Get Started on MT4 app

Click “+” Sign for New Account

In this window you have in the upper right corner “+” sign that represents opening a new account.

Click on it and follow the steps.

Even though the “+” sign is for a new account you will login to an existing account.

3_Click plus sign for new account

Select Login to an Existing Account

You have two options:

  • open a demo account
  • login to an existing account

In this lesson you will login to an existing account. Click on this option and go to the next step.

4_Login to an existing account on MT4 app

Choose Trading Server

Now it is time to select a broker or how it says “Choose Trading Server“. This step allows you to select a broker if you have an account open or you can use Metaquotes free demo server.

Read more: How to Add Broker in MT4

I will use Metaquotes free server and type “Metaquotes”. I will get available options under that name.

5_Enter trading server name

Enter Login Details for MT4 Android

Now it is time to enter account login details like account ID and password.

When you are done click on the “Sign In” button.

6_Enter login details for MT4 app

Successful Login to MT4 Android Account

If you have done all the steps right you will have an account visible in the MT4 android. The confirmation of a successful login is the green mark in the upper right corner where it is “Demo“.

Read more: Can I Use Multiple Accounts on MT4 for Android?

If there is no green mark with Demo in it written then it means you have not logged correctly.

7_Successful login to MT4 app

Cannot Connect to MT4 Android Account

If you enter invalid account ID or password you will not connect to the account on the MT4 android.

In this example I will enter the wrong password and try to connect.

When I click on the “Sign In” button after few seconds I will receive a message saying:

Authorization failed

Read more: Fix Invalid Account in MT4 App

8_Login failed to MT4 app

MT4 Android Account Not Connected

If you have not connected to the account on MT4 android you will not see green label in the upper right corner.

This will mean you cannot see account details, charts or quotes.

To solve this issue try to login with correct account details.

9_MT4 login account failed status

How to Login to Metatrader 5 Android

To login to Metatrader 5 android do these steps:

  • Open Metatrader 5 android app
  • Click the Get Started on the MT5 app
  • Click “+” sign for new account
  • Choose trading broker
  • Click Login to an Existing Account
  • Enter login details

If you have done all the steps in the right way you will be logged to the MT5 account on the android app.

Here are step by step instructions on how each step looks on the MT5 android.

Open Metatrader 5 Android App

First open the Metatrader 5 app on your android smartphone and you will get an empty window.

In the upper left corner click on the menu which will show you available options.

1_Open MT5 app

Click Get Started on the MT5 App

From the menu with available options on the top you have the “Get started” button. Tap on it and you will open a new window to start accessing the account login page.

2_Click Get Started on MT5 app

Click “+” Sign for New Account

In this window you have in the upper right corner “+” sign that represents opening a new account.

Click on it and follow the steps.

Even though the “+” sign is for a new account you will login to an existing account.

3_Click plus sign for new account MT5

Choose Trading Broker

Now it is time to select a broker or how it says “Choose Trading Broker“. This step allows you to select a broker if you have an account open or you can use Metaquotes free demo server.

Read more: How to Add Broker in MT4

I will use Metaquotes free server and type “Metaquotes“. I will get available options under that name.

4_Enter trading server name MT5

Enter Login Details for MT5 Android

Now it is time to enter account login details like account ID and password.

When you are done click on the “Sign In” button.

5_Enter login details for MT5 app

Successful Login to MT5 Android Account

If you have done all the steps right you will have an account visible in the MT5 android. The confirmation of a successful login is the green mark in the upper right corner where it is “Demo“.

If there is no green mark with Demo in it written then it means you have not logged correctly.

6_Successful login to MT5 app

Cannot Connect to MT5 Android Account

If you enter invalid account ID or password you will not connect to the account on the MT5 android.

In this example I will enter the wrong password and try to connect.

When I click on the “Sign In” button after few seconds I will receive a message saying:

Authorization failed

Read more: Fix Invalid Account in MT4 App

7_Login failed to MT5 app

MT5 Android Account Not Connected

If you have not connected to the account on MT5 android you will not see the green label in the upper right corner.

This will mean you cannot see account details, charts or quotes.

To solve this issue try to login with correct account details.

8_MT5 login account failed status

Conclusion

So, to login to an MT4 or MT5 android account you need a few steps. But the most important thing is to have correct login details.

MT4 or MT5 android are similar or almost the same, but with slight differences.

Both platform are great for trading, but if you are a beginner then I suggest reading beginners tutorial: Metatrader for Beginners

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Frano Grgić

Frano Grgić

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