Quotes Freeze Plugin
The Quotes Freeze plugin is intended to disable trading on a particular symbol if the market price had not been updated for a period of time. This plugin is a good insurance against the technical failure of the server datafeed and prevent traders from taking advantages on stopped/stalled prices.
To install the plugin, the MetaTrader 5 Server program has to be stopped temporary before copying the quotesfreeze.dll file into the “MetaTrader 5 Platform/MainTrade/plugins” in the server root directory.
To stop the server, click on Start > Administrative Tools > Services.
Under the Services window, look for MetaTrader 5 Main Trade Server and click it.
On the General tab, under Service status, click on the “Stop” button and wait for the MetaTrader server to stop.
Transfer/Copy the quotesfreeze.dll file into the server root directory “plugin” folder.
Go back to Services window, click “Start” button to start the MetaTrader 5 Main Trade Server service.
How to order the plugin
The plugin is an extension to the server functionality.