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Bloomberg: Keyboard

Introduction to the Bloomberg Professional Service.

Bloomberg Keyboard

Red Keys

CONN/DFLT: Press to log-in and log-out.

Yellow Keys

CORP: Corporate Debt

CMDTY: Commodity

CRNCY: Currency Markets

EQUITY: Equity Shares

GOVT: Government

PEOPLE: People

Green Keys

GO: Same as ENTER key on regular keyboard

MENU: Same as a back arrow on a web browser, this will take you up one level

Page Forward/Back: Use these keys to scroll through multiple pages.  For example, the DES (company description) function has multiple pages, as you can see in the upper right corner of the screen.  Use these keys to get from one page to the next.  If your mouse has a scroll wheel, you can use that, too.

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