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Microsoft KB Archive/174993

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INV: All Symbols Not Imported into Stock Ticker

PSS ID Number: Q174993 Article last modified on 04-09-1998

WINDOWS:

WINDOWS

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The information in this article applies to:

  • == Microsoft Investor ==

SYMPTOMS

After importing Portfolio Stocks into the Ticker, all the symbols may not have been added.

CAUSE

Only 256 characters (approximately 40 to 50 symbols) can be imported.

WORKAROUND

To add extra symbols manually,follow these steps:

  1. Right-click the Ticker, and then click Custom on the shortcut menu.
  2. Add the additional symbols under “Enter additional stock symbols, separated by commas:”
  3. Click Update.

NOTE: This field is also limited in being able to only add 256 additional characters to the Ticker.

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Version : WINDOWS: Platform : WINDOWS ============================================================================= Copyright Microsoft Corporation 1998.