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Should I remove IronFX MetaTrader 4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 177.17 days


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IronFX MetaTrader 4


IronFX MetaTrader 4 is a software program developed by MetaQuotes Software. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. 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 setup package generally installs about 28 files and is usually about 21.7 MB (22,755,834 bytes). The installed file liveupdate.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 11% of users of IronFX MetaTrader 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in CY and Hungary.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Metatrader\Ironfx\Metatrader 4\Met 1 - Fullmatic
Uninstaller: C:\Metatrader\Ironfx\Metatrader 4\Met 1 - Fullmatic\Uninstall.exe
Warning, the uninstaller has been known to not fully remove the program.
Estimated size: 21.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IronFX MetaTrader 4

  • metalang.exe - MetaQuotes Language 4 Compiler (MQL4) (MetaQuotes Language Compiler)
  • metaeditor.exe - MetaQuotes Language Editor (MetaEditor)
  • liveupdate.exe - MetaQuotes LiveUpdate
  • terminal.exe - MetaTrader
  • Uninstall.exe - Setup
  • Common.dll - Common
  • frmMT4Objects.dll - frmMT4Objects
  • FXNewsAlert.exe - FXNewsAlert
  • gTrackBar.dll - gTrackBar
  • MomentumBars.dll - MomentumBars
  • MomentumGraph.dll - MomentumGraph
  • mql.dll - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler
  • mql.exe - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler Launcher
  • MT4Location.dll - Settings
  • News.dll - News
  • ProfileSettings.dll - ProfileSettings
  • RawData.dll - RawData
  • RenkoBarsEngine.dll
  • Strength.dll - Strength
  • TurboActivate.dll (by wyDay) - TurboActivate
  • TurboActivate.exe (by wyDay)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • WebBridge.dll - WebBridge
  • ZedGraph.dll - ZedGraph Library (ZedGraph)

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 - Pepperstone\terminal.exe'.
Network connections
  • terminal.exe connects to mt4d01.fxcorporate.com ( port 443).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:83.09 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0007158119%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00029239%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00042343%
0.015104% average

How do I remove IronFX MetaTrader 4?

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Or, you can uninstall IronFX MetaTrader 4 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 IronFX MetaTrader 4, 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 IronFX MetaTrader 4.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.64%
Windows 8 25.00%
Windows XP 2.68%
Windows Vista 2.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.64%
Windows 7 Professional 19.64%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.75%
Windows 8.1 6.25%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.25%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.46%

Distribution by countryGeography

11.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 11.21%
  CY 6.90%
  Hungary 6.90%
  Brazil 6.03%
  Poland 6.03%
  BD 5.17%
  Germany 5.17%
  Malaysia 5.17%
  Indonesia 4.31%
  Colombia 3.45%
  South Africa 3.45%
  United Kingdom 2.59%
  Italy 2.59%
  Pakistan 2.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.52%
Acer 20.24%
Dell 16.67%
ASUS 11.90%
Samsung 4.76%
Lenovo 3.57%
Intel 3.57%
Alienware 1.19%
Common models
HP Elite 7500 Series MT 5.10%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.06%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.04%
MSI MS-7641 2.04%
Dell Latitude E6510 2.04%
TOSHIBA Satellite L745 1.02%

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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