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Should I remove IronFX MetaTrader 4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,260
Reach 0.0063%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 64.62 days
386.06 days >
Average installed length: 202.85 days


6.00 0.80%
4.00 99.20%

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IronFX MetaTrader 4


IronFX 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 28 files and is usually about 21.7 MB (22,755,834 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 18% of users of IronFX MetaTrader 4 come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and CY.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Metatrader\Ironfx\Metatrader 4\Met 1 - Fullmatic
Uninstaller: C:\Metatrader\Ironfx\Metatrader 4\Met 1 - Fullmatic\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 21.7 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IronFX MetaTrader 4

  • metalang.exe - MetaQuotes Language 4 Compiler (MQL4) (MetaQuotes Language Compiler)
  • metaeditor.exe - MetaQuotes Language 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 '{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).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:83.09 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0007158119%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00029239%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00042343%
0.015104% average

How do I remove IronFX MetaTrader 4?

You can uninstall IronFX 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 IronFX 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 IronFX MetaTrader 4.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.40%
Windows 10 28.80%
Windows XP 2.40%
Windows Vista 2.40%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 20.16%
Windows 7 Professional 18.55%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.74%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.45%
Windows 8.1 5.65%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 18.38%
  Brazil 5.88%
  CY 5.88%
  Hungary 5.88%
  Malaysia 5.15%
  Poland 5.15%
  BD 4.41%
  Germany 4.41%
  Indonesia 3.68%
  Italy 3.68%
  Colombia 2.94%
  France 2.94%
  South Africa 2.94%
  Egypt 2.21%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 34.78%
Acer 20.65%
Dell 16.30%
ASUS 10.87%
Samsung 4.35%
Intel 3.26%
Lenovo 3.26%
Sony 2.17%
Alienware 1.09%
Common models
HP Elite 7500 Series MT 4.90%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.94%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 1.96%
Acer Aspire 5250 1.96%
Dell Latitude E6510 1.96%
MSI MS-7641 1.96%

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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