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Should I remove IBFX Australia?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #37,312
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.13 days
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Average installed length: 141.50 days


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IBFX Australia


IBFX Australia 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 19 files and is usually about 24.63 MB (25,822,012 bytes). 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 18% of users of IBFX Australia come from Malaysia, it is also popular in Indonesia and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IBFX Australia
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\IBFX Australia\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 24.63 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IBFX Australia

  • 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
  • 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 IBFX Australia?

You can uninstall IBFX Australia 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 IBFX Australia, 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 IBFX Australia.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.62%
Windows 10 32.76%
Windows XP 5.17%
Windows Vista 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 29.82%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.79%
Windows 7 Professional 10.53%
Windows 8 Pro 10.53%
Windows 8 Single Language 8.77%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.26%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.86% of installs come from Malaysia
Which countries install it?
  Malaysia 17.86%
  Indonesia 12.50%
  United States 12.50%
  Mexico 7.14%
  South Africa 7.14%
  Colombia 3.57%
  Ecuador 3.57%
  United Kingdom 3.57%
  New Zealand 3.57%
  Singapore 3.57%
  Australia 1.79%
  Chile 1.79%
  Spain 1.79%
  France 1.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.53%
Hewlett-Packard 19.61%
Dell 15.69%
Lenovo 11.76%
ASUS 7.84%
Samsung 5.88%
Sony 3.92%
Toshiba 1.96%
Intel 1.96%
Compaq 1.96%
Common models
Acer ACRPRDCT 4.00%
ASUSTeK X453MA 4.00%
ASUSTeK T300LA 4.00%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 2.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite P745 2.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite L510 2.00%

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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