Answered By: Leslie Burmeister
Last Updated: Jul 05, 2017     Views: 6423

Bloomberg: getting help
How can I get help using Bloomberg?


Custom help:
To get help on a specific question from a Bloomberg rep, hit the HELP key twice. An email form will appear; you should receive a reply to your question within 24 hours.  

Context Sensitive Help:
Hit HELP key when viewing any screen to get additional information about that particular screen/function.

Bloomberg Documentation:

  • Type DOCS and hit GO to search for documentation.
  • Type BMC and hit GO for information on Bloomberg Certification, a self-paced training program.

Attend Bloomberg Events and Seminars:

  • Type BU then hit GO.
  • Select region then city of interest to see list of events.
  • Follow the instructions to sign up yourself or sign up someone else.

Access previous help transcripts:

Type HDSK and hit GO to find previous correspondence with Bloomberg reps on your help questions.