Bloomberg Analyst Help Desk
For assistance, via e-mail, from the Bloomberg Analyst Help Desk, press the green HELP key twice at any Bloomberg terminal.
If you need phone assistance, provide your cell phone number in the message and ask the analyst to call you. Cell phone use is permitted at the Bloomberg terminal to facilitate those conversations. Please set on vibrate.
To access your Help Message log, type HDSK and hit <GO>
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