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Establish connections to Thomson Reuters Datastream API

Syntax

Connect = datastream('UserName', 'Password', 'Source', 'URL')

Arguments

'UserName'

User name.

'Password'

User password.

'Source'

To connect to the Thomson Reuters™ Datastream® API, enter 'Datastream' in this field.

'URL'

Web URL.

    Note:   Thomson Reuters assigns the values for you to enter for each argument. Enter all arguments as MATLAB® strings.

Description

Connect = datastream('UserName', 'Password', 'Source', 'URL') makes a connection to the Thomson Reuters Datastream API, which provides access to Thomson Reuters Datastream software content.

Examples

Establish a connection to the Thomson Reuters Datastream API:

Connect = datastream('User1', 'Pass1', 'Datastream', ... 
'http://dataworks.thomson.com/Dataworks/Enterprise/1.0')

    Note:   If you get an error connecting, verify that your proxy settings are correct in MATLAB by selecting Preferences > Web in the MATLAB Toolstrip.

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