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What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 161.72 days


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XeMarkets MT4

What is XeMarkets MT4?  (from MetaQuotes Software)

Trade Forex, Futures, and CFDs on the world’s leading platform with NO Requotes and NO Rejections. Analyse the markets through a complete technical analysis package and streaming market news. Trade manually or set up expert advisors that can automatically place orders for you.


XeMarkets MT4 is a software program developed by MetaQuotes Software. 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 14 files and is usually about 27.58 MB (28,915,141 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 10% of users of XeMarkets MT4 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.xm.com/mt4
Help link: www.metaquotes.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\XeMarkets MT4
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\XeMarkets MT4\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 27.58 MB

Program filesFiles installed by XeMarkets MT4

  • 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
  • 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'.
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).

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 XeMarkets MT4?

You can uninstall XeMarkets 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 XeMarkets 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 XeMarkets MT4.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.26%
Windows 10 10.87%
Windows XP 8.70%
Windows Vista 2.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.30%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.87%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.70%
Windows 7 Home Basic 8.70%
Windows 7 Professional 8.70%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.52%

Distribution by countryGeography

10.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 10.42%
  United Kingdom 8.33%
  India 8.33%
  Italy 8.33%
  Germany 6.25%
  Japan 6.25%
  Malaysia 6.25%
  Canada 4.17%
  France 4.17%
  Thailand 4.17%
  United Arab Emirates 2.08%
  BH 2.08%
  Brazil 2.08%
  CY 2.08%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 34.88%
ASUS 11.63%
Hewlett-Packard 11.63%
Dell 9.30%
Lenovo 9.30%
American Megatrends 6.98%
Intel 4.65%
Toshiba 2.33%
Sony 2.33%
Samsung 2.33%
Common models
Sony VPCEH25EN 2.56%
Seanix Technology Inc. D9... 2.56%
Samsung R530/R730/R540 ... 2.56%
Packard Bell EasyNote TSX... 2.56%
LENOVO IdeaPad Z485 2.56%

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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