How do you display Tick Volumes on your chart in MT5?

The tick volume indicator is generated at the end of an interval. The tick volume shows the number of transactions carried out for each interval (depending on the time interval selected).

To display the tick volume in MetaTrader 5

Navigate to and click on the chart section on the menu bar which is located at the top of the window.

From the options displayed, click on Tick volumes.

The chart will now look something like this,

The bar charts indicating buy and sell actions can be seen at the lower part of the chart window as indicated in the image above.

It is also possible to display a tick chart by right clicking the screen and selecting the ‘tick volume’ option. Alternatively, you can use the shortcut “Ctrl + L”

To change the colour of the tick volumes, visit the properties-colours windows by right clicking on the chart and selecting ‘properties’.