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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 281.23 days


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Vantage FX Trader


Vantage FX Trader 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 10 files and is usually about 26.71 MB (28,003,112 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 29% of users of Vantage FX Trader come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Vantage FX Trader
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Vantage FX Trader\Uninstall.exe
Warning, the uninstaller has been known to not fully remove the program.
Estimated size: 26.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Vantage FX Trader

  • metalang.exe - MetaQuotes Language 4 Compiler (MQL4) (MetaQuotes Language Compiler)
  • metaeditor.exe - MetaQuotes Language 5 Editor (MetaEditor)
  • 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\Go Trader MT4\terminal.exe'.

How do I remove Vantage FX Trader?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 42%
Win Vista (SP2) 5%
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 52.63%
Windows 8 36.84%
Windows XP 5.26%
Windows Vista 5.26%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.32%
Windows 7 Professional 15.79%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.53%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.26%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.17% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 29.17%
  Australia 20.83%
  United Kingdom 8.33%
  Philippines 8.33%
  Austria 4.17%
  Brazil 4.17%
  Spain 4.17%
  Indonesia 4.17%
  IQ 4.17%
  Italy 4.17%
  Norway 4.17%
  South Africa 4.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 17.65%
Samsung 17.65%
Hewlett-Packard 17.65%
Dell 11.76%
Toshiba 11.76%
Sony 11.76%
ASUS 5.88%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite Pro P30... 6.67%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L775-12... 6.67%
Sony VPCEH10EB 6.67%
Sony SVD13211SGW 6.67%
Samsung RF511/RF411/RF711 6.67%
Samsung 530U4E/540U4E 6.67%

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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