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Should I remove ETX Capital MT4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,160
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 29.15 days
859.92 days >
Average installed length: 451.82 days


6.00 3.45%
4.00 96.55%

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ETX Capital MT4


ETX Capital MT4 is a software program developed by MetaQuotes Software. The most common release is 4.00, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 10 files and is usually about 23.21 MB (24,339,846 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 54% of users of ETX Capital MT4 come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ETX Capital MT4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\ETX Capital MT4\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 23.21 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ETX Capital MT4

  • metalang.exe - MetaQuotes Language 4 Compiler (MQL4) (MetaQuotes Language Compiler)
  • metaeditor.exe - MetaQuotes Language 5 Editor (MetaEditor)
  • mql.exe - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler Launcher
  • mql.dll - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler
  • metaviewer.dll - MetaViewer
  • metaviewer64.dll
  • 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\MetaTrader - ActivTrades\terminal.exe'.

How do I remove ETX Capital MT4?

You can uninstall ETX Capital MT4 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ETX Capital MT4, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 ETX Capital MT4.

Win 10 47%
Win 7 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 46.55%
Windows 7 46.55%
Windows Vista 5.17%
Windows XP 1.72%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.14%
Windows 10 Home 18.97%
Windows 8.1 13.79%
Windows 10 Pro 10.34%
Windows 7 Professional 10.34%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.62% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 53.62%
  United States 23.19%
  Italy 5.80%
  Austria 2.90%
  Germany 2.90%
  South Africa 2.90%
  Australia 1.45%
  BG 1.45%
  Estonia 1.45%
  Spain 1.45%
  Peru 1.45%
  Romania 1.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
Acer 26.19%
Dell 11.90%
ASUS 9.52%
Sahara 7.14%
Lenovo 4.76%
Sony 2.38%
Samsung 2.38%
Intel 2.38%
Common models
ASUSTeK K55VD 4.35%
Dell Inspiron 1545 4.35%
Sony SVF13N2M2ES 2.17%
Sony SVE1112M1EW 2.17%

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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