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FBS MT4/MT5 | How to Download, Install and Login

FBS allows us to use MetaTrader as a trading platform.

Both MT4 and MT5 can be used in FBS.


MetaTrader is a trading platform used by traders around the world.
It is a tool developed by Metaquotes corp. and provided free of charge, and it can be downloaded from the official website of Metaquotes, but it may not be used well.

In this article, I will explain how to use MT4/MT5 in FBS step by step from download, installation to login.

What is MetaTrader, the difference between MT4 and MT5, and the basic usage are summarized in another article “What is MetaTrader? About MT4 / MT5 used by traders all over the world“, so please have a look there.

In addition, the installation method and basic usage of the mobile app version of MetaTrader are also summarized in another article “How to Install MT4/MT5 Mobile App“.

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How to Install FBS MT5

From here, I will explain the installation procedure of MT5 of FBS, because my account type is for MT5.

Download FBS MT5

Click “TRADING” from FBS official site top page.

Download links of trading platforms will be displayed.

FBS MT4/MT5, top page
FBS MT4/MT5, TRADING menu

Download MT4/MT5 from Official Site

Notes for FBS MT4/MT5 Download

Be sure to download the PC version of MT4/MT5 from the official website of FBS.

This is because each broker has customized MetaTrader, and in particular, the server to connect to is already registered in advance.

You can also download it from the official website of Metaquotes Software, but even if you search, sometimes the server to connect to FBS may not appear.

Download FBS MT5

Click “DOWNLOAD” to download installation module.

FBS MT4/MT5, download page
FBS MT4/MT5, click download

Installation FBS MT5

Run Installation Module

Run EXE file to start installation.

FBS MT5 Setup

Follow the guidance on screen.
Click “Next”.

FBS MT4/MT5, install
FBS MT4/MT5, innstall finish

Launch FBS MT5 and Login

Launch MT5

FBS MT4/MT5, launch MT5

The image is that MT5 has started.

The “Open an Account” dialog are opened automatically, but close it.

Change Languages

If you want to change languages, click “View” -> “Languages”.

FBS MT4/MT5, change language

Login to MT5

Click “File” -> “Login to Trade Account”.

FBS MT4/MT5, login

For the login ID, enter the MT5 account ID that was sent to you by email when you opened your FBS account.

For the password and server name, these were also sent by e-mail.

If you forget them, see “FAQ about MT4/T5” at the end.

Login Successful

If you login successfully, the charts and price boards will start working if in tradable time zone.

You will also see your account ID at the top of the window and in the navigator area.

FBS MT4/MT5, login successful

FAQ

These are FAQs about MetaTrader.

Cannot Login

The following causes are possible.

  • Incorrect Login ID, Password or Server name.
  • Network is down
  • FBS Server is down

The password is written in the account opening completion email sent when you open the account.
If you forgot password, see “Forgot your password”.

If you connect to the wrong server, you will not be able to log in even if your login ID and password are correct.
Please check the email you received when you opened your account.

In the case of MT5, there is only one FBS server, “FBS-Real”.

But in the case of MT4, there are about 10 servers for load distribution.
If you select the wrong server, you will not be able to log in even if your login ID and password are correct.

If you don’t know the server name, see “I don’t know the server name” below.


Forgot Password

You can reset your password by following the steps below.

  1. Login to the FBS dashboard
  2. Select the target account
  3. From the account details screen, click “Generate new Mt4/MT5 password”

Once you generated a new password, MT4/MT5 Account ID, new password, server name will be shown on the screen.
Also same information will be sent by email.

FBS MT4/MT5, forgot passwordd
FBS MT4/MT5, generate new mt4/mt5 password
FBS MT4/MT5, change metatrader password
FBS MT4/MT5, new password is generated

I don’t know the server name

You can know the server name on FBS dashboard.

  1. Login to the FBS dashboard
  2. Select the target account
  3. Check the MT4 / MT5 server information is displayed on the account details screen.
FBS MT4/MT5, how to know server name

Change Password

The password for MT4 / MT5 will be changed from MT4 / MT5.

Please note that you cannot change it from the FBS dashboard.
You can change the login password for the FBS dashboard from the FBS dashboard.

From the MT4 / MT5 pull-down menu, select “Tools” -> “Options”.

When the options dialog opens, click Change Password from the Server tab. This will open the password change screen.

FBS MT4/MT5, how to change password
FBS MT4/MT5, change password

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KandA
I live in Thailand since 2016. I trade using the accounts of several Forex Brokers. I try to provide simple information based on my actual experience. For others, see [Profile].