Login Page - Create Account

Support Board

Date/Time: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:46:45 +0000

Find Symbol doesn't work

Support Request:
[2017-12-31 11:01:55]
User995992 - Posts: 5
Im using IB and cannot search for symbols.
I've encountered this issue while trying to look for "DIA" Symbol, for some strange reason, when I try to open DIA (SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF)
SC open (or get) Margaret Lake Diamonds Inc. (DIA.V) instead.

1. how can I make find symbol work
2. how can I limit IB symbol to a specific stock exchange/country)

[2017-12-31 17:36:38]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 68043
1. Read this page:

Stock symbols are not going to be listed.

2. Use the stock symbol format documented here:
Sierra Chart Support - Engineering Level

Your definitive source for support. Other responses are from users. If possible please keep your questions brief and to the point. Please be aware of support policy:

If your question/request has been answered and you do not have anything further, then it is easiest for us if you do not reply again to say thank you.

To post a message in this thread, you need to login with your Sierra Chart account:


Login Page - Create Account