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Should I remove FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,783
United States Rank #40,271
Reach 0.0085%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.44 days
248.99 days >
Average installed length: 130.83 days


6.00 5.99%
4.00 94.01%

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FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4

What is FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4?  (from MetaQuotes Software)

As the industry-standard software since 2003, MetaTrader is a popular choice for new and experienced traders. We designed our platform to optimize the MT4 trading environment. Fast and secure execution with competitive spreads. Instant orders with "Fill or Kill" execution. Continuously updated proprietary bridge. Fast ...  Read more


FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4 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. 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 21 files and is usually about 13.69 MB (14,350,682 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 10. While about 17% of users of FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4 come from Japan, it is also popular in the United States and Indonesia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 13.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4

  • 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
  • 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 '{BDDFE059-3750-4B74-B393-C9B9ED280CAB}' (runs on registration).
  • metaeditor.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DAE6B33B-395A-4FC9-BFC2-402163519B52}' (runs on registration).
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).
  • terminal.exe connects to (port 443).

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

How do I remove FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4?

You can uninstall FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4 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 FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4, 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 FXDD Malta - MetaTrader 4.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.08%
Windows 10 32.34%
Windows XP 6.59%
Windows Vista 2.99%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.75%
Windows 7 Professional 10.18%
Windows 10 Home 8.38%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.59%
Windows 8 4.79%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.06% of installs come from Japan
Which countries install it?
  Japan 17.06%
  United States 13.53%
  Indonesia 12.35%
  Italy 8.24%
  Egypt 5.29%
  Canada 4.12%
  United Kingdom 4.12%
  TN 3.53%
  Saudi Arabia 2.94%
  Australia 2.35%
  Spain 2.35%
  Malaysia 2.35%
  Jordan 1.76%
  MA 1.18%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.45%
Acer 19.61%
Dell 18.63%
ASUS 17.65%
Lenovo 3.92%
American Megatrends 1.96%
NEC 1.96%
Samsung 1.96%
Toshiba 1.96%
Common models
HP-Pavilion KP409AA-ABV a... 2.63%
ASUSTeK K55VD 2.63%
Acer Aspire E1-531G 1.75%
Dell Inspiron N5110 1.75%
Dell Inspiron N5040 1.75%

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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