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Should I remove XM MT4?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,670
United States Rank #29,522
Reach 0.0173%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.20 days
242.02 days >
Average installed length: 127.16 days


6.00 13.82%
4.00 86.18%

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XM MT4 is a program developed by MetaQuotes Software. The most used version is 4.00, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 23.29 MB (24,416,977 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 15% of users of XM MT4 come from Italy, it is also popular in the United States and Malaysia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\XM MT4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\XM MT4\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 23.29 MB

Program filesFiles installed by XM MT4

  • 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
  • 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 '{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 XM MT4?

You can uninstall XM MT4 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 XM MT4, 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 XM MT4.

Win 10 47%
Win XP 0%
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 10 46.76%
Windows 7 43.53%
Windows XP 5.59%
Windows Vista 4.12%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.41%
Windows 10 Home 14.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.88%
Windows 10 Pro 10.29%
Windows 7 Professional 8.24%
Windows 8.1 6.76%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.65% of installs come from Italy
Which countries install it?
  Italy 14.65%
  United States 13.24%
  Malaysia 5.35%
  Germany 4.79%
  BD 3.10%
  United Kingdom 3.10%
  MA 2.82%
  Greece 2.82%
  Saudi Arabia 2.82%
  Poland 2.54%
  Brazil 2.25%
  Thailand 2.25%
  France 2.25%
  Indonesia 2.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.80%
Acer 20.54%
Dell 16.96%
ASUS 8.93%
Lenovo 7.59%
Toshiba 3.57%
Samsung 3.13%
Intel 2.68%
Common models
HP G62 Notebook PC 4.35%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.90%
ASUS All Series 2.90%
Acer Aspire ES1-512 2.17%
HP Compaq dc5800 Small Fo... 2.17%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.17%

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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