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VantageFX Trader 5


VantageFX Trader 5 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. 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 35.37 MB (37,093,163 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 41% of users of VantageFX Trader 5 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Metatrader\Vantage FX\MT5
Uninstaller: C:\Metatrader\Vantage FX\MT5\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 35.37 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VantageFX Trader 5

  • metaeditor.exe - MetaQuotes Language 5 Editor (MetaEditor)
  • terminal.exe - MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal
  • mql5.exe - MQL5 Compiler Launcher
  • mql5.dll - MQL5 Compiler
  • metatester.exe - MetaTester (MetaTrader 5 Strategy Tester Agent)
  • metatester64.exe
  • Uninstall.exe - Setup
  • metaeditor64.exe
  • terminal64.exe
  • metaviewer64.dll - MetaViewer
  • mql564.dll
  • mql564.exe
  • mql64.dll - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler
  • mql64.exe - MQL4/MQL5 Compiler Launcher

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • metatester64.exe runs as a service named 'MetaTester-8' (MetaTester-8) "MetaTester Agent service on".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • metatester.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\SIGTrader 5\metatester.exe'.

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Or, you can uninstall VantageFX Trader 5 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program VantageFX Trader 5, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 VantageFX Trader 5.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP2) 8%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.33%
Windows 8 33.33%
Windows Vista 8.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 25.00%
Windows 8.1 16.67%
Windows 8 8.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.18%
  Canada 23.53%
  Australia 17.65%
  Ireland 5.88%
  Italy 5.88%
  Peru 5.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 36.36%
Dell 18.18%
Lenovo 18.18%
Hewlett-Packard 9.09%
Acer 9.09%
Common models
Seanix Technology Inc. DG... 9.09%
LENOVO 2359CTO 9.09%
LENOVO 1066AWU 9.09%
Hewlett-Packard p6700z 9.09%
Gigabyte EP35-DS3R 9.09%
Dell Vostro 430 9.09%

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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