Why can't I download data from the Dow Jones Index?
This article explains why you can no longer download the current day's pricing, and historical pricing for the Dow.
If you cannot download data for the Dow Jones Industrial Average, it is because Yahoo! is no longer licensed to provide data downloads for the Dow Jones Index.
At this time, Dow Jones Industrial Average [^DJI] data can only be viewed on the screen. It can no longer be downloaded.