Software Support

Bloomberg Professional Service

  • Bloomberg Professional Service – New Installation/Upgrade (Full Package)
    (696 MB, Version September-2021)
    Download the software (full package) needed to install and run the Bloomberg Terminal®. This package may also be used to upgrade all components of an existing Bloomberg Terminal® installation. For more details, please read the release notes.
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  • Bloomberg Terminal – New Installation (Terminal Software Only)
    (544 MB, Version September-2021)
    Download the Bloomberg Terminal® software only. This installer does not contain Office Tools which will be downloaded automatically after terminal is up and running.
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  • Bloomberg Terminal – Upgrade (Terminal Software Only)
    (515 MB, Version September-2021)
    Upgrade the Bloomberg Terminal® software only. This installer will not upgrade other components including Office Tools.
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  • Professional Release Notes

Office Tools

  • Bloomberg Office Tools
    (157 MB, version September-2021)
    Install or update the Office Tools software for all supported 32-Bit and 64-Bit versions of Office. Note: This package requires Microsoft .Net version 4.5.
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  • Release notes

MOBILE

  • Bloomberg Professional – iPhone and iPad (App Store)
    Get real-time access to the Bloomberg Terminal® on your iPhone and iPad. You can download the latest Bloomberg Terminal® app from the App Store.
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  • Bloomberg Professional – Android (Google Play)
    Get real-time access to the Bloomberg Terminal® on your Android device. You can download the latest Bloomberg Terminal® app from Google Play or directly from us.
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  • Bloomberg Professional – Android (APK direct download)
    Download the APK directly for side-loading to devices without Google Play.
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Additional Components

  • BBComm
    (12.6 MB, version June-2021)
    Update the BBComm and API tools software
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  • API Data Dictionary
    (3.58 MB, Version March-2012)
    Update the API Data Dictionary
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  • Webview
    (170 MB, Version September-2021)
    This downloads and installs executable required to display web content.
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  • Bloomberg Voice Fonts
    (73 MB, Version July-2021)
    Install the Bloomberg Voice Fonts
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Trading System API Components

  • Trading System API Data Dictionary
    (639 KB, Version March-2012)
    This software is only for users of the Bloomberg Trading System. If you do not have access to the Bloomberg Trading System you will be unable to use this software.
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Desktop Contributions Application

  • Desktop Contributions Application
    (802 KB)
    This software is only for data contributions to Bloomberg. You will not be able to use this software unless you have been setup as a contributor by a Bloomberg representative.
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Enterprise Solutions

  • API Data Dictionary
    (3.58 MB, Version March-2012)
    Update the API Data Dictionary
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  • Excel Add-in: B-Pipe and Platform (32-Bit)
    (180 MB, Version September-2021)
    Excel Add-in for Non-BPS Users of Managed B-Pipe and Platform (32-Bit version). Install or update the Excel add-in for EPS products. The Excel add-in for non-BPS users allows EPS solutions clients to subscribe to data via the managed B-PIPE and publish data via the Bloomberg platform. Note: Requires the API data dictionary.
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  • Excel Add-in: B-Pipe and Platform (64-Bit)
    (189 MB, Version September-2021)
    Excel Add-in for Non-BPS Users of Managed B-Pipe and Platform (64-Bit version). Install or update the Excel add-in for EPS products. The Excel add-in for non-BPS users allows EPS solutions clients to subscribe to data via the managed B-PIPE and publish data via the Bloomberg platform. Note: Requires the API data dictionary.
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  • Bloomberg Enterprise IB
    (418 MB, Version September-2021)
    Enterprise IB is an intra-firm communication and collaboration suite of products.
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Bloomberg Quant Platform

  • Bloomberg Quant Platform (BQuant)
    (578 MB, Version September-2021)
    Install or update the Bloomberg Quant Platform (BQuant) software. This software is only for users of the Bloomberg Quant Platform (BQuant). If you do not have access to BQuant you will be unable to use this software. BQuant is an interactive development platform that enables buy-side clients to evaluate investment hypotheses, create interactive visualizations, and publish applications to other Bloomberg users. Contact your Bloomberg representative for more details.
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DOCUMENTS

  • Access Point on Demand (APOD)
    (1.19 MB, Version 10/2017)
    Step-by-step guide to creating your own Access Point (BBA terminal) with a Bloomberg Anywhere subscription.
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  • Basic Bloomberg Tech Functions
    (60 KB, Version 03/2015)
    User guide for Basic Bloomberg Tech Functions.
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  • Bloomberg 27-inch Flat Panel Display
    (2.69 MB, Version 07/2014)
    An overview of the Bloomberg 27-inch Flat Panel Display and how to use it.
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  • Bloomberg 23-inch Flat Panel Display
    (428 KB, Version 07/2014)
    An overview of the Bloomberg 23-inch Flat Panel Display and how to use it.
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  • Bloomberg 19-inch Flat Panel Display
    (1.79 MB, Version 10/2012)
    An overview of the Bloomberg 19-inch Flat Panel Display and how to use it.
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  • Bloomberg 17-inch Flat Panel Display
    (283 KB, Version 04/2005)
    An overview of the Bloomberg 17-inch Flat Panel Display and how to use it.
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  • Bloomberg 15-inch Compact Display
    (336 KB, Version 02/2010)
    An overview of the Bloomberg 15-inch Compact Display and how to use it.
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  • Bloomberg Free Trial Installation Guide
    (312 KB, Version 03/2011)
    Guide how to install, configure and connect the Bloomberg Terminal® software with a free trial subscription.
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  • Bloomberg Keyboard 4 (Starboard)
    (456 KB, Version 06/2014)
    Installation and Reference Guide for the Bloomberg Keyboard 4 (Starboard).
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  • Bloomberg Keyboard 3 (Freeboard)
    (308 KB, Version 12/2007)
    Installation and Reference Guide for the Bloomberg Keyboard 3 (Freeboard).
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  • Bloomberg Keyboard 2
    (836 KB, Version 11/2005)
    Installation and Reference Guide for the Bloomberg Keyboard 2.
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  • Bloomberg Keyboard (Centerboard)
    (501 KB, Version 05/2005)
    Installation and Reference Guide for the Bloomberg Keyboard (Centerboard).
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  • Bloomberg Anywhere For Mobile Customers
    (456 KB, Version 03/2018)
    Guide to setting up and maintaining the Bloomberg Anywhere for Mobile Customers Software and connectivity requirements.
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  • Bloomberg Personal Authentication Device (B-Unit 3)
    (1.77 MB, Version 06/2014)
    Overview and user guide for the Bloomberg Personal Authication Device (B-Unit 3).
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  • Bloomberg Personal Authentication Device (B-Unit 2)
    (195 KB, Version 02/2010)
    Overview and user guide for the Bloomberg Personal Authication Device (B-Unit 2).
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  • Bloomberg Personal Authentication Device (B-Unit)
    (194 KB, Version 12/2008)
    Overview and user guide for the Bloomberg Personal Authication Device (B-Unit).
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  • Bloomberg Silent Installation Setup
    (171 KB, Version 01/12/2021)
    This guide provides assistance to install the Bloomberg Terminal® software silently and unattended.
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  • Desktop Contributions Application Guide
    (2 MB, Version 10/2016)
    Desktop Contributions Application Installation and Technical Reference
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  • iPad Transactional Products
    (1.51 KB, Version 05/2013)
    Technical guide to enable Transactional Products on Bloomberg Anywhere for iPad
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  • Minimum File & Registry Rights
    (160 KB, Version 11/10/2020)
    Details of the minimum Windows file and registry rights required for running the Bloomberg Software, Office Tools and receiving automatic updates.
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  • New Hardware Brochure
    (18.11 MB, Version 06/2014)
    The Bloomberg Leasing program is designed to maximize convenience and reduce all-in costs. Our aim is to provide the highest-quality monitors to suit your workflow needs exactly.
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  • User  Workstation Requirements
    (625 KB, Version 06/04/2021)
    Workstation requirements for users of the Bloomberg Terminal®.
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  • Popup Menu User Reference
    (163 KB, Version 05/2005)
    User guide to Configure Bloomberg Desktop Options.
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  • Software Compatibility Matrix
    (335 KB, Version 09/2020)
    Full listing of all the supported versions of Windows and other required third party software for the Bloomberg software to work as designed.
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  • Software Installation Guide
    (1.23 MB, Version 04/2021)
    User guide to installing and configuring the Bloomberg Terminal® Software.
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  • Software Release and Expiration
    (259 KB, Version 07/2021)
    Overview of release and expiration specifications for the Bloomberg Terminal® Software.
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  • Testing Your Bloomberg Terminal
    (88 KB, Version 10/2010)
    User guide to describes the tour installation process.
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  • Network Connectivity Guide
    (1.21 MB, Version 11/10/2020)
    Administrator guide to the network transport and security specifications for installing and maintaining the Bloomberg Terminal®.
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  • Vista’s or a Later OS’s SetPermissions Tool
    (182 KB, Version 01/2013)
    User guide for SetPermissions Tool which sets correct user permissions to use Bloomberg in Microsoft Windows Operating Systems Vista, 7 and 8.
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  • Office 2003 End of Life Cycle FAQ
    (21 KB, Version 09/2015)
    Microsoft Office 2003 End of Life Cycle FAQ for Bloomberg Terminal®.
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