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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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MetaTrader FIX


MetaTrader FIX 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 8 files and is usually about 24.76 MB (25,961,959 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 20% of users of MetaTrader FIX come from Poland, it is also popular in the United States and Romania.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader FIX
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader FIX\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 24.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MetaTrader FIX

  • 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 - MetaTrader 4 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 '{297FF972-69DD-4AC6-A9BC-1A4DAB9138D2}' (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\Go Trader MT4\terminal.exe'.

How do I remove MetaTrader FIX?

Quickly and completely remove MetaTrader FIX from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall MetaTrader FIX 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 FIX, 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 FIX.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 5%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.09%
Windows 8 31.82%
Windows Vista 4.55%
Windows XP 4.55%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.73%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.18%
Windows 7 Professional 13.64%
Windows 8.1 13.64%
Windows 10 Home 9.09%
Windows 7 Starter 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

20.00% of installs come from Poland
Which countries install it?
  Poland 20.00%
  United States 16.00%
  Romania 8.00%
  Spain 8.00%
  Italy 8.00%
  United Kingdom 8.00%
  UA 4.00%
  France 4.00%
  Austria 4.00%
  Portugal 4.00%
  Czech Republic 4.00%
  Ireland 4.00%
  Turkey 4.00%
  Slovakia 4.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 26.32%
Hewlett-Packard 21.05%
Dell 15.79%
Sony 10.53%
Toshiba 5.26%
Samsung 5.26%
Acer 5.26%
American Megatrends 5.26%
Common models
Dell XPS 13 9350 11.11%
TOSHIBA Satellite T230 5.56%
ASUSTeK X502CA 5.56%
ASUSTeK K93SM 5.56%
ASUSTeK K52JB 5.56%
ASUSTeK K52Dr 5.56%

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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