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MetaTrader 4 FinFX


MetaTrader 4 FinFX 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 19 files and is usually about 25.62 MB (26,860,454 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 55% of users of MetaTrader 4 FinFX come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader 4 FinFX
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader 4 FinFX\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 25.62 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MetaTrader 4 FinFX

  • 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 '{02683092-4B77-4B3D-A5FC-2B62A48C6ACF}' (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 - FXOpen\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 (port 443).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:99.28 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002411137%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00001513%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00022598%
0.015104% average
70 average
I/O reads/min:4.91 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:1.8 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove MetaTrader 4 FinFX?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.52%
Windows 8 24.14%
Windows XP 6.90%
Windows Vista 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.59%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.41%
Windows 7 Professional 15.52%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.90%
Windows 8 5.17%
Windows 8.1 5.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.79% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.79%
  United Kingdom 6.85%
  Italy 5.48%
  Belgium 2.74%
  Brazil 2.74%
  Finland 2.74%
  Latvia 2.74%
  Turkey 2.74%
  South Africa 2.74%
  Australia 1.37%
  BD 1.37%
  Canada 1.37%
  Germany 1.37%
  DK 1.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.11%
Dell 15.56%
Acer 13.33%
Lenovo 11.11%
Samsung 6.67%
Toshiba 6.67%
Medion 4.44%
Sony 2.22%
Intel 2.22%
American Megatrends 2.22%
ASUS 2.22%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite T230 1.96%
TOSHIBA Satellite S855 1.96%
TOSHIBA Satellite P25 1.96%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 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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