How do I install an Expert Advisor on MT4?

To install an Expert Advisor for automated or algorithmic trading, follow these steps: Open the MT4 platform Select ‘File’ from the main menu Click on ‘Open Data Folder’ to bring up a new folder panel Select the ‘MQL4’ folder, followed by the ‘Experts’ file Drag and drop your EA file(s) into this folder Restart MetaTrader 4 for your changes to take affect