How can I close part of my order on MT4?

Sometimes your trade is in profit and you need take some of it off then move your SL (stop-loss) to BE (break even) and leave the rest to run risk-free, Here is a step by step on how to you close part of your order on mt4 (metatrader 4)

  1. Go to the Trade tab in your mt4 terminal
  2. Double click on the order you want to modify, in your case closing part of the order.
  3. Am order window will pop up.
  4. On the second row there in a volume field, type in the amount you wish to close from the total amount of that order’s position or you can select from the drop down menu.
  5. Once you put in the amount you decided to close from the total order click on the yellow button, it’s usually the last one and says Click the yellow ‘Close # bla bla bla’ buy/sell.
Modify or Delete order screen on MT4
Modify or Delete order screen on MT4
Selecting the amount you want to close from the total order
Selecting the amount you want to close from the total order