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Stocks plug-in
Stock values from Yahoo
Stock values from Yahoo
Developer ShockFire
Latest release v1.00 / 2006-05-15
License not defined
Web site Plug-in Website

This plug-in loads Stocks data from YAHOO! finance and displays the data on the World Wind globe.

[edit] Installation

Download Stocks plug-in and double click the downloaded file, follow the on-screen prompts to install the plug-in.

[edit] Usage

To use the plug-in load World Wind, open the Plug-Ins menu and click Load/Unload... (see figure 1).

figure 1
figure 1


Click on Stocks in the Plugin Load/Unload window and then press the Load button, the indicator next to Stocks should turn green, you can now safely close the Plugin Load/Unload window.

To Load the Stocks data go to Plug-Ins -->Stocks and click Update Stocks now (see figure 2).

figure 2
figure 2


If the Show percentages item is ticked percentage values will be displayed instead of the actual stock value, an increased stock value is displayed in green, a decrease in red, moving your mouse over an icon will display more detailed information, and clicking an icon will display the relavent YAHOO! finance web page.

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