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What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 179.60 days


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MetaTrader 5 - Alpari


MetaTrader 5 - Alpari is a software program developed by MetaQuotes Software. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 15 files and is usually about 35.44 MB (37,159,207 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 20% of users of MetaTrader 5 - Alpari come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader 5 - Alpari
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MetaTrader 5 - Alpari\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 35.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MetaTrader 5 - Alpari

  • metaeditor.exe - MetaQuotes Language 5 Editor (MetaEditor)
  • metaeditor64.exe
  • terminal.exe - MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal
  • terminal64.exe
  • mql.exe - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler Launcher
  • mql64.exe
  • mql5.exe - MQL5 Compiler Launcher
  • mql564.exe
  • mql.dll - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler
  • mql64.dll
  • mql5.dll - MQL5 Compiler
  • mql564.dll
  • metatester.exe - MetaTester (MetaTrader 5 Strategy Tester Agent)
  • metatester64.exe
  • Uninstall.exe - Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • terminal64.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0C09BED4-B4B7-4C34-A20F-24E50281E3F9}' (runs on registration).
2 Services
  • metatester64.exe runs as a service named 'MetaTester-8' (MetaTester-8) "MetaTester Agent service on".
  • metatester.exe runs as a service named 'MetaTester-2' (MetaTester-2) "MetaTester Agent service on".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • metatester.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SIGTrader 5\metatester.exe'.

How do I remove MetaTrader 5 - Alpari?

You can uninstall MetaTrader 5 - Alpari 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 MetaTrader 5 - Alpari, 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 MetaTrader 5 - Alpari.

Win 7 (SP1) 70%
Win 7 5%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows 10 20.00%
Windows XP 5.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.00%
Windows 7 Professional 22.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.00%
Windows 10 Home 5.00%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 5.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

19.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 19.57%
  United Kingdom 15.22%
  Germany 13.04%
  Australia 6.52%
  France 4.35%
  Turkey 4.35%
  South Africa 4.35%
  BH 2.17%
  Brazil 2.17%
  Canada 2.17%
  Dominican Republic 2.17%
  Ecuador 2.17%
  Egypt 2.17%
  Spain 2.17%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.47%
Hewlett-Packard 11.76%
Acer 8.82%
Lenovo 8.82%
Samsung 8.82%
Sony 8.82%
Toshiba 5.88%
MSI 2.94%
Medion 2.94%
ASUS 2.94%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L675 2.94%
TOSHIBA Satellite L500 2.94%
TOSHIBA Satellite L305 2.94%
Gigabyte GA-MA785GT-UD3H 2.94%
Gigabyte EX58-DS4 2.94%
Dell XPS 8700 2.94%

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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