Symbol Files

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

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MetaStock D/C and R/T MetaStock 12 and Later Instrument List Utility

InstrumentListSetup2.exe
New and existing MetaStock D/C & R/T 12 and later subscribers will need to download and install this utility to ensure the list of instruments included in their MetaStock product is up to date. This utility is updated once a month, and we recommend running this utility monthly to ensure the list of instruments are updated regularly. This utility will locate and replace the existing instruments in MetaStock D/C & R/T 12 and later. To run the utility simply double-click on it. Download File

DataLink Subscribers

European.exe
This self-extracting zip file contains 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
This self-extracting zip file contains 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
CommonIndices.exe
This self extracting zip file contains 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
This self extracting zip file contains DataLink Cash Currency symbols. When extracting save the file to The DownLoader folder.  Download File
Bulletin Board(DataLink).exe
This self-extracting zip file contains 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 DataLink Bulletin Board stock symbols. Download File
Nasdaq100.exe
This self-extracting zip file contains 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
This self-extracting zip file contains 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
This self extracting zip file contains DataLink ETF (exchange traded funds) symbols. When extracting save the file to The DownLoader folder. Download File
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The DownLoader 10.0 - 11.0 Users

The DownLoader 11.0

Symbol11.exe
For The DownLoader and MetaStock 11.0 (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
For The DownLoader and MetaStock 10.1 (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
For The DownLoader and MetaStock 10.0 (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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