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Symbol Files

Make sure you have the latest symbol files to maximize the efficiency of MetaStock®

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MetaStock 12 and 13 Instrument List Utility

InstrumentListSetup2.exe 4702K, Last Updated: 10/22/2014
This utility contains the most up-to-date instrument list for MetaStock 12 and 13. This utility can be run directly from MetaStock.com. It will locate and replace the existing instrument lists in MetaStock EOD & Pro 12 and 13. To run the utility simply double-click on it. Download File

Reuters DataLink Files

European.exe 792K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
This self-extracting zip file contains Reuters DataLink European symbol files for use in The Downloader and MetaStock versions 9.1 or lower. When extracting save the files to The Downloader folder. The files will appear in your symbol lookup within The DownLoader. Download File
Asian.exe 424K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
This self-extracting zip file contains Reuters DataLink Asian symbol files for use in The Downloader and MetaStock versions 9.1 or lower. When extracting save the files to The Downloader folder. The files will appear in your symbol database. Download File
CommoditiesList.html 98K, Last Updated: 4/21/2014
This is an html file containing the most up to date list of commodities available from Reuters DataLink. Download File
CommonIndices.exe 124K, Last Updated: 6/3/2014
This self extracting zip file contains Reuters DataLink symbols for the most commonly requested US and Global Indices and Market Indicators. When extracting save the file to the Downloader folder. The file will appear in your symbol database. Download File
CashCurrency.exe 124K, Last Updated: 6/25/2014
This self extracting zip file contains Reuters DataLink Cash Currency symbols. When extracting save the file to The DownLoader folder.  Download File
Bulletin Board(DataLink).exe 128K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
This self-extracting zip file contains Reuters DataLink Bulletin Board symbols for use in all versions of The Downloader and MetaStock. When extracting save the file to The DownLoader folder. The file will appear in your symbol database. Due to a bug in The DownLoader symbol creation code, you must use this file for Reuters DataLink Bulletin Board stock symbols. Download File
Nasdaq100.exe 124K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
This self-extracting zip file contains Reuters DataLink Nasdaq 100 symbols for use in The Downloader and MetaStock version 9.1 or lower. When extracting save the file to The DownLoader folder. The file will appear in your symbol database. Download File
MutualFunds.exe 348K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
This self-extracting zip file contains Reuters DataLink Mutual Funds (Data adjusted for Dividends - Capital Gains) symbols that have their data adjusted for dividends and capital gains. When extracting save the file to The DownLoader folder. The file will appear in your symbol database. Download File
ETFs.exe 136K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
This self extracting zip file contains Reuters DataLink ETF (exchange traded funds) symbols. When extracting save the file to The DownLoader folder. Download File
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Symbol Database Files

The DownLoader 11.0

Symbol11.exe 3727K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
For The DownLoader and MetaStock 11.0 (Reuters DataLink and eSignal Users). This self-extracting zip file contains the most up-to-date symbol database file for The DownLoader and MetaStock 11.0. This file may be executed from any location on your hard drive. It will locate and replace the existing symbol file. To execute this file simply double-click on it. Download File

The DownLoader 10.1

Symbol101.exe 3729K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
For The DownLoader and MetaStock 10.1 (Reuters DataLink and eSignal Users). This self-extracting zip file contains the most up-to-date symbol database file for The DownLoader and MetaStock 10.1. This file may be executed from any location on your hard drive. It will locate and replace the existing symbol file. To execute this file simply double-click on it. Download File

The DownLoader 10.0

Symbol10.exe 3729K, Last Updated: 9/23/2014
For The DownLoader and MetaStock 10.0 (Reuters DataLink and eSignal Users). This self-extracting zip file contains the most up-to-date symbol database file for The DownLoader and MetaStock 10.0. This file may be executed from any location on your hard drive. It will locate and replace the existing symbol file. To execute this file simply double-click on it. Download File

Note: Effective December 31, 2007 symbol file updates for MetaStock versions 9.0 and 8.x have been discontinued. Symbol file updates will continue for versions 10.0 and newer.

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Windows Vista Users

When installing programs, symbols files and the symbol utility tool from MetaStock.com please

  1. Download the file
  2. Right click onto the executable file
  3. Select the option “Run as Admin”.

This will begin the proper installation process.

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