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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.50 days
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Average installed length: 255.73 days


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Ava MetaTrader

What is Ava MetaTrader?  (from MetaQuotes Software)

The MetaTrader 4 terminal is a perfectly equipped trader's workplace that allows trading in the financial markets (Forex, CFD and Futures). It provides the necessary tools and resources to analyze price dynamics of financial instruments, make trade transactions, create and use automated trading programs (Expert Advisor...  Read more


Ava MetaTrader is a program developed by MetaQuotes Software. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 28 files and is usually about 25.07 MB (26,289,719 bytes). liveupdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 12% of users of Ava MetaTrader come from Germany, it is also popular in Italy and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.avafx.com/meta-trader-4
Help link: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Ava MetaTrader
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Ava MetaTrader\Uninstall.exe
Warning, the uninstaller has been known to not fully remove the program.
Estimated size: 25.07 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Ava MetaTrader

  • metalang.exe - MetaQuotes Language 4 Compiler (MQL4) (MetaQuotes Language Compiler)
  • metaeditor.exe - MetaQuotes Language 5 Editor (MetaEditor)
  • mql.exe - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler Launcher
  • liveupdate.exe - MetaQuotes LiveUpdate
  • mql.dll - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler
  • terminal.exe - MetaTrader
  • uninstall.exe - Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • terminal.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{62199DD4-E756-4908-84E9-D4AEFEC825BB}' (runs on registration).
  • metaeditor.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{99B2D769-8754-4B9D-A850-B7052F7A834E}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (User Run)
  • terminal.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'MetaTrader' and executes as C:\Program Files\Ava MetaTrader\terminal.exe.
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • terminal.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\MetaTrader - ActivTrades\terminal.exe'.
Network connections
  • terminal.exe connects to ec2-46-51-199-236.eu-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 443).
  • terminal.exe connects to hosted-by.leaseweb.com ( port 443).
  • terminal.exe connects to piripiri083.startdedicated.com ( port 443).
  • terminal.exe connects to mt4d01.fxcorporate.com ( port 443).
  • terminal.exe connects to ( port 8443).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:38.82 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0015088372%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00125558%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00025326%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:152,840,196
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:7.37 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:7.02 KB
105.02 KB average
Memory:50.04 MB
Total CPU:0.0030404343%
Kernel CPU:0.00179211%
User CPU:0.00124832%
CPU cycles/sec:36,197,449
I/O reads/min:23.38 KB
I/O writes/min:4.98 KB

How do I remove Ava MetaTrader?

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Or, you can uninstall Ava MetaTrader from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Ava MetaTrader, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Ava MetaTrader.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win 7 3%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.85%
Windows 8 32.85%
Windows XP 4.38%
Windows Vista 2.92%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.66%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.06%
Windows 7 Professional 10.95%
Windows 8.1 9.49%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.57%
Windows 8 5.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

11.59% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 11.59%
  Italy 9.42%
  United States 9.42%
  Canada 6.52%
  Israel 6.52%
  Spain 5.07%
  India 3.62%
  United Kingdom 2.90%
  Japan 2.90%
  Saudi Arabia 2.90%
  South Africa 2.90%
  United Arab Emirates 2.17%
  Brazil 2.17%
  France 2.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.18%
Hewlett-Packard 19.78%
ASUS 16.48%
Dell 13.19%
Samsung 5.49%
Toshiba 4.40%
Lenovo 3.30%
MSI 3.30%
Intel 2.20%
Apple 1.10%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.92%
Dell Inspiron 5520 1.96%
MSI MS-7798 1.96%
ASUSTeK K46CM 1.96%
Acer Aspire E1-571 1.96%

About (from MetaQuotes Software Corp.)

MetaQuotes Software Corp. is a B2B software development company established in 2000.
Publisher URL: www.metaquotes.net


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