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How to uninstall MetaTrader 4 from your PC

This web page is about MetaTrader 4 for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is developed by MetaQuotes Software Corp.. You can read more on MetaQuotes Software Corp. or check for application updates here. Further information about MetaTrader 4 can be found at . MetaTrader 4 is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\MetaTrader 4 directory, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. The full command line for removing MetaTrader 4 is C:\Program Files (x86)\MetaTrader 4\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file has a size of 9.63 MB (10101712 bytes) on disk and is labeled terminal.exe.

The following executables are installed along with MetaTrader 4. They occupy about 18.76 MB (19673248 bytes) on disk.



  • metaeditor.exe (8.59 MB)
  • terminal.exe (9.63 MB)
  • uninstall.exe (553.44 KB)


The information on this page is only about version 4.00 of MetaTrader 4. For more MetaTrader 4 versions please click below:


If planning to uninstall MetaTrader 4 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove MetaTrader 4:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\OANDA-GMT+2 Live.srv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\OANDA-GMT-5 Live.srv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\OANDA-GMT-5 Practice.srv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\OANDA-Japan FX Live.srv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\OANDA-Japan Live.srv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\OANDA-Japan Practice.srv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\OANDA-v20 Live.srv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\OANDA-v20 Practice.srv
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\terminal.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\config\terminal.lic
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\DDE-Sample.xls
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\experts\FX Blue - TradeCopy Receiver.ex4
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\experts\FX Blue - TradeCopy Sender.ex4
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\experts\libraries\FXBlueQuickChannel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\help\FX Blue - Internet Trade Mirror - Sender.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\help\FX Blue Personal Trade Copier.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\default\EURUSD240.hst
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\default\GBPUSD240.hst
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\default\symbols.raw
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\default\symbols.sel
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\default\symgroups.raw
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\default\USDCHF240.hst
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\default\USDJPY240.hst
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998400.arabic
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998401.bulgarian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998402.chinese (simplified)
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998403.chinese (traditional)
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998404.czech
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998405.english
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998406.french
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998407.german
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998408.greek
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998409.hebrew
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998410.hungarian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998411.indonesian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998412.italian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998413.japanese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998414.malay
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998415.polish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998416.portuguese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998417.russian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998418.slovenian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998419.spanish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998420.tajik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998421.thai
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998422.turkish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998423.uzbek
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998424.vietnamese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998425.arabic
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998426.bulgarian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998427.chinese (simplified)
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998428.chinese (traditional)
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998429.czech
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998430.english
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998431.french
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998432.german
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998433.greek
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998434.hebrew
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998435.hungarian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998436.indonesian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998437.italian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998438.japanese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998439.malay
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998440.polish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998441.portuguese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998442.russian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998443.slovenian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998444.spanish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998445.tajik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998446.thai
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998447.turkish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998448.uzbek
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998449.vietnamese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998450.arabic
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998451.bulgarian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998452.chinese (simplified)
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998453.chinese (traditional)
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998454.czech
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998455.english
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998456.french
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998457.german
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998458.greek
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998459.hebrew
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998460.hungarian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998461.indonesian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998462.italian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998463.japanese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998464.malay
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998465.polish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998466.portuguese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998467.russian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998468.slovenian
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998469.spanish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998470.tajik
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998471.thai
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998472.turkish
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998473.uzbek
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998474.vietnamese
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998475.arabic
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\history\mailbox\1356998476.bulgarian

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MetaTrader 5 Export File
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MetaQuotes Software\MetaTrader 4
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MetaQuotes Software\MetaTrader 5
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MetaTrader 4 C

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\OANDA - MetaTrader\terminal.exe




A way to remove MetaTrader 4 from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

MetaTrader 4 is an application released by MetaQuotes Software Corp.. Sometimes, users want to remove it. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because doing this manually requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK way to remove MetaTrader 4 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your PC.

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2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools


4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. All the programs existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate MetaTrader 4 or simply click the Search field and type in "MetaTrader 4". The MetaTrader 4 application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select MetaTrader 4 in the list , the following information about the application is available to you:


  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about MetaTrader 4, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for MetaTrader 4:


  • The web site of the program is: http://www.metaquotes.net
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\MetaTrader 4\uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove MetaTrader 4.
Uninstall MetaTrader 4


8. After uninstalling MetaTrader 4, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of MetaTrader 4 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling MetaTrader 4 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
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Disclaimer

This page is not a piece of advice to remove MetaTrader 4 by MetaQuotes Software Corp. from your computer, nor are we saying that MetaTrader 4 by MetaQuotes Software Corp. is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove MetaTrader 4 in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 09:51:01.383