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How to uninstall FormaxTrader from your PC

This info is about FormaxTrader for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by MetaQuotes Software Corp.. More info about MetaQuotes Software Corp. can be found here. Please open if you want to read more on FormaxTrader on MetaQuotes Software Corp.'s web page. The program is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\Formax directory (same installation drive as Windows). C:\Program Files\Formax\Uninstall.exe is the full command line if you want to remove FormaxTrader. FormaxTrader's primary file takes about 9.12 MB (9563728 bytes) and its name is terminal.exe.

The following executables are installed together with FormaxTrader. They take about 13.29 MB (13939603 bytes) on disk.

  • metaeditor.exe (3.71 MB)
  • terminal.exe (9.12 MB)
  • Uninstall.exe (476.05 KB)

The current web page applies to FormaxTrader version 4.00 only. Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall FormaxTrader.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\FormaxTrader
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\FormaxTrader

The files below remain on your disk by FormaxTrader's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\FormaxTrader\config\accounts.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\FormaxTrader\config\community.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\FormaxTrader\config\experts.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\FormaxTrader\config\Formax-Demo.srv

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FormaxTrader

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FormaxTrader\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FormaxTrader\DisplayName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FormaxTrader\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\FormaxTrader\UninstallString

A way to delete FormaxTrader from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

FormaxTrader is an application offered by MetaQuotes Software Corp.. Some computer users try to erase this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because performing this by hand takes some know-how related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY manner to erase FormaxTrader is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find FormaxTrader or simply click the Search field and type in "FormaxTrader". If it is installed on your PC the FormaxTrader program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select FormaxTrader in the list of programs, the following data about the application is made available to you:

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

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Formax\Uninstall.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove FormaxTrader.
Uninstall FormaxTrader

8. After uninstalling FormaxTrader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong FormaxTrader which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing FormaxTrader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall FormaxTrader by MetaQuotes Software Corp. from your PC, nor are we saying that FormaxTrader by MetaQuotes Software Corp. is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall FormaxTrader in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-07-07 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-07 02:35:26.270