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Should I remove MetaTrader - Pepperstone?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #27,415
United States Rank #41,735
Reach 0.0064%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.95 days
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Average installed length: 355.70 days


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MetaTrader - Pepperstone


MetaTrader - Pepperstone 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 16.77 MB (17,588,297 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 22% of users of MetaTrader - Pepperstone come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Thailand.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader - Pepperstone
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader - Pepperstone\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 16.77 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MetaTrader - Pepperstone

  • 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 - Pepperstone\terminal.exe'.

How do I remove MetaTrader - Pepperstone?

Quickly and completely remove MetaTrader - Pepperstone 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 - Pepperstone 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 - Pepperstone, 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 - Pepperstone.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
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 66.67%
Windows 8 22.22%
Windows Vista 6.67%
Windows XP 4.44%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.89%
Windows 7 Professional 16.67%
Windows 10 Home 5.56%
Windows 8.1 5.56%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.44%

Distribution by countryGeography

22.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 22.33%
  Australia 12.62%
  Thailand 6.80%
  Malaysia 4.85%
  Canada 3.88%
  France 3.88%
  United Kingdom 3.88%
  South Africa 3.88%
  Germany 2.91%
  Japan 2.91%
  Belgium 1.94%
  Spain 1.94%
  Hungary 1.94%
  Indonesia 1.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.03%
Dell 22.58%
ASUS 14.52%
Acer 12.90%
Toshiba 8.06%
Lenovo 6.45%
Compaq 1.61%
Apple 1.61%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.44%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.44%
HP Pavilion dv9700 Notebo... 2.44%
TOSHIBA Satellite P500 2.44%
TOSHIBA Satellite T230 1.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro R50... 1.22%

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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