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Where can you get a free scrolling desktop stock ticker?

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As of 2015, to get a free scrolling desktop stock ticker such as the NASDAQ Market Ticker, visit the Nasdaq website for installation, according to Nasdaq. An alternative free scrolling ticker for the computer desktop is the Desktop Ticker, reports CNET. The exact resource where you can obtain a free scrolling desktop stock ticker depends on availability at the time you request the stock ticker.

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The Nasdaq Market Ticker gives you the availability to watch stocks from various indices such as the NYSE, and Amex, explains Nasdaq. The ticker updates you of the prices on your list every three minutes. Additionally, the desktop ticker allows you to have a maximum of 50 stocks and requires at least the Internet Explorer 4 browser to run.

If you want the Desktop Ticker for free, download it from CNET, according to CNET.com. The Desktop Ticker provides you with the ability to view stocks and news feeds. You can change the color schemes on this free scrolling RSS ticker, and it comes in a small size so that it does not get in your way while you are using other programs. You can also customize the news crawl. To modify the color scheme or set up updates for this ticker, use the Options dialog tab.

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