What is “Ticker Symbol” field format in Microsoft CRM?
Ticker Symbol is the new feature we are having in MS CRM 2015. This is very useful when we want to navigate the link to respective stocks for most languages, the text will be enabled as a link to open the MSN Money website to show details about the stock price represented by the ticker symbol.
For certain East Asian languages, the window will open Bing search results for the ticker symbol.
Ticker Symbol: This creates a stock ticker symbol in all capital letters. Click the symbol to open information about the stock in the user's default browser. By default, the MSN website opens.Ticker Symbol is a one of the formats of field type ‘Single Line of Text’ in Microsoft CRM.
This is a kind of text field which stores the value as string but clicking on this field value would open the ‘MSN money page’ [Stock Market details] for the text in the field value.
In this case, click on the text value “Microsoft” opened the MSN money page for ‘Microsoft” in the field.