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Should I remove Markets.com MetaTrader?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #21,597
Reach 0.0094%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.69 days
521.98 days >
Average installed length: 274.26 days


6.00 1.61%
4.00 98.39%

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Markets.com MetaTrader


Markets.com MetaTrader 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 17 files and is usually about 28.98 MB (30,387,668 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 21% of users of Markets.com MetaTrader come from Italy, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Markets.com MetaTrader
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Markets.com MetaTrader\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 28.98 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Markets.com MetaTrader

  • 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 - MetaQuotes 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 '{FB5C769D-F5B1-42A0-8E51-BEB19A45224E}' (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'.
Network connections
  • terminal.exe connects to ec2-46-51-199-236.eu-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com ( port 443).
  • terminal.exe connects to hosted-by.leaseweb.com ( port 443).
  • terminal.exe connects to piripiri083.startdedicated.com ( port 443).
  • terminal.exe connects to (port 443).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:138.66 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0006662415%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00026107%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00040517%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:37,019,026
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:253.56 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:191.55 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Markets.com MetaTrader?

You can uninstall Markets.com MetaTrader 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 Markets.com MetaTrader, 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 Markets.com MetaTrader.

Win 7 (SP1) 48%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.54%
Windows 10 37.10%
Windows XP 8.60%
Windows Vista 3.76%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.12%
Windows 7 Professional 11.29%
Windows 10 Home 10.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.60%
Windows 8.1 8.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.13% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 21.13%
  United States 11.86%
  France 7.22%
  Netherlands 7.22%
  Germany 4.64%
  Czech Republic 3.61%
  United Kingdom 3.61%
  Saudi Arabia 3.61%
  South Africa 3.61%
  Sweden 2.58%
  Belgium 1.55%
  Brazil 1.55%
  India 1.55%
  Romania 1.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.81%
Hewlett-Packard 20.93%
ASUS 13.18%
Dell 11.63%
Toshiba 9.30%
Lenovo 4.65%
American Megatrends 3.88%
Samsung 3.10%
Intel 1.55%
MSI 1.55%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.75%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.75%
ASUS All Series 1.83%
Dell Inspiron 2350 1.83%
ASUSTeK K72Jr 1.83%
Dell OptiPlex 755 1.83%

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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