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Traders Way MetaTrader 4


Traders Way 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 23 files and is usually about 16 MB (16,779,405 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 63% of users of Traders Way MetaTrader 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and South Africa.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Traders Way MetaTrader 4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Traders Way MetaTrader 4\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Traders Way MetaTrader 4

  • metalang.exe - MetaQuotes Language 4 Compiler (MQL4) (MetaQuotes Language Compiler)
  • metaeditor.exe - MetaQuotes Language 5 Editor (MetaEditor)
  • liveupdate.exe - MetaQuotes LiveUpdate
  • 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'.
Network connections
  • 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

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  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 Traders Way 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 Traders Way MetaTrader 4.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win 7 9%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.52%
Windows 8 17.39%
Windows XP 13.04%
Windows Vista 13.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.04%
Windows 7 Professional 13.04%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.70%
Windows 10 Home 4.35%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  United Kingdom 9.38%
  South Africa 9.38%
  United Arab Emirates 3.13%
  Canada 3.13%
  Egypt 3.13%
  France 3.13%
  Italy 3.13%
  Sweden 3.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 33.33%
Acer 19.05%
Hewlett-Packard 19.05%
ASUS 9.52%
Toshiba 4.76%
Samsung 4.76%
Lenovo 4.76%
Intel 4.76%
Common models
Dell Vostro 200 9.52%
Seanix Technology Inc. D9... 4.76%
Samsung 530U3BI/530U4BI/5... 4.76%
MSI MS-7673 4.76%
LENOVO ChiefRiver Platfor... 4.76%

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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