SPSSX-L archives – July 2006

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1. 10 most frequent occurring values of a multiple response set

2. <No subject>
• <No subject> (36 lines)
From: Luo, Peter <pluo@draftnet.com>
• <No subject> (142 lines)
From: Frederic Villamayor Forcada <fvillamayor-research@ferrergrupo.com>

3. A Distinctly Non-Normal Distribution

4. A directional hypothesis test for a reliability coefficient

5. ANNOUNCE: REMINDER SPSS USERS MEETING 2006

6. AW: Python not running?

7. AW: Re: Variable length to maximum

8. About Mann-Whitney Test...

9. Achieving robust solution in two-step cluster analysis

10. Addition of covariates in forward regression analyses

11. Analyzing Paired Comparisons

12. Automatic interaction detection

13. Automatic interaction detection (UNCLASSIFIED)

14. CONCAT
• CONCAT (22 lines)
From: Jonathan Havey <jonhavey@buffalo.edu>
• Re: CONCAT (40 lines)
From: Spousta Jan <JSpousta@CSAS.CZ>
• Re: CONCAT (45 lines)
From: Oliver, Richard <roliver@SPSS.COM>

15. Calculation of totals including missing data in cross tabs

16. Color in Graph

17. Colour coding syntax

18. Combining Variables--Defining Vector

19. Compare means

20. Complex Samples - SPSS vs Stat

21. Complex samples - Subpopulation question

22. Compound IF syntax

23. Convert Numeric Variables to String Variables

24. Convert Numeric Variables to String Variables (Solved)

25. Create new variable with values that are 1 less than values of existing variable

26. Creating Separate Datasets based on a variable

27. Cronbach's Alpha if item deleted

28. Custom Tables Question: Use of Chi-Square for Independence vs. Z-Test for Equality of Column Proportions

29. Daniel Edelstein is out of the office.

30. Dependent correlations

31. Developer's Guide v 14

32. Distance from cluster centre query.

33. Easy problem

34. Eigenvalues - Syntax Parallel

35. FW: Identifying cases that almost match

36. FW: Re: Fwd: Re: Longitudinal logistic regression

37. FW: See what's new in SPSS 15.0

38. Factor Analysis

39. Filter cases but keep SYSMIS cases

40. Finding the Lowest Value

41. Follow-up MANCOVA interaction?

42. For those in need of running SAS using an SPSS file

43. Formatting Output

44. Fwd: Re: Complex Samples - SPSS vs Stat

45. Fwd: Re: Longitudinal ogistic regression

46. GLM Procedure

47. Generating all posibble binary patterns for m variables

48. Get Data ODBC help!

49. Help Correlation coeficient

50. Help with Cochran Test please? CORRECTED VERSION!

51. How to eliminate autoreplies when responding to listserve

52. Identify Users Syntax

53. Identifying cases that almost match

54. Info for Mac Users (Re: SPSS Mac 13 vs. Windows 14)

55. Intraclass correlation (ICC) confusion

56. Keyboard Shortcuts vs Menu in Output pane (v14)

57. LOOP Question

58. Levene-Test for related samples?

59. Likert scale
• Likert scale (21 lines)
From: Dominic Fernandes <dominic@spssme.com>
• Re: Likert scale (57 lines)
From: Dates, Brian <BDATES@swsol.org>
• Likert scale (37 lines)
From: Della Mora, Marcelo <marcelo.dellamora@citigroup.com>

60. List Command output

61. Listserv for AMOS?

62. Logistic Regression queries

63. Logistic regression, few "respondents", and weighting in SPSS

64. Longitudinal ogistic regression

65. MANOVA syntax example needed

66. Macro : Age categories

67. Macro question

68. Macro tokens problem with commas

69. Make bold or in color sign. correlations in output

70. Matching two data files

71. Maximum value of a variable move into a new variable

72. Missing Value Analysis and insufficient memory

73. Multidimensional Scaling

74. Multiple line syntax comments

75. Multivariate Generalizability Theory

76. Multivariate ancova using Mixed

77. NONPAR CORR in SPSS version 13.0?

78. Non metric multidimensional scaling

79. Number of Criterion Variables in a Logistic Regression

80. On the zip code topic....

81. On-line help unavailable

82. One-Way ANOVA with Tukey HSD

83. Outreach Program Director Opening

84. PPS sampling

85. Page titles print left justified not centred

86. Please ignore my last email.

87. Possible macro question (or not)

88. Power analysis for comparison of variances of paired samples

89. Power analysis with paired samples

90. Problem saving to Excel via syntax vs. GUI

91. Propensity Score Matching

92. Python integration HALF-WORKING

93. Python is still not running (better: spss is not running from python)

94. Python not running?

95. Python still not running

96. Question on response rate determination simulation

97. Question re: SE in SPSS GLM

98. REPORT & SPLIT FILE don't get along very well....

99. Randomly Sort a variable

100. Raw data sample file

101. Recode and wildcards

102. Recode question

103. Recode question (correction)

104. Regression equation

105. Research Analyst position available in California

106. SPSS 14 features, compatibilty and upgrade questions

107. SPSS Mac 13.0 vs. Windows 14.0

108. SPSS Macro error

109. SPSS and Terminal Services

110. SPSS changing data in fields

111. SPSS-GLM query
• SPSS-GLM query (13 lines)
From: Shweta Manchanda <shweta@manchanda.net>

112. SPSS-Python Regression Loop

113. SPSSX-L Digest - 12 Jul 2006 to 13 Jul 2006 (#2006-192) List command output

114. SV: For those in need of running SAS using an SPSS file

115. SV: For those in need of running SAS using an SPSSfile

116. SV: Variable length to maximum

117. Save to Excel
• Save to Excel (20 lines)
From: Michael.Herlicska@t-online.de <Michael.Herlicska@t-online.de>
• Re: Save to Excel (53 lines)
From: Albert-jan Roskam <fomcl@yahoo.com>

118. Saving Today's Date as Part of Filename?

119. Saving Today's Date as Part of Filename? (without Python)

120. Saving file as part of python program

121. Scoring multiple choice items

122. Script for emailing attachments by adressing Exchange Server directly (not via Outlook)

123. Selecting by date

124. Solved: reverse concat

125. Sphericity test

126. Splitting a macro variable

127. Stacking Variables Into a New Variable

128. Standard error using GLM in SPSS/dealing with kurtosis

129. Suggest: Warn, for missing values in comparisons

130. Suppressor variables in moderated multiple regression

131. Survival plot
• Survival plot (14 lines)
From: Trinh Luong <trinhluong@rogers.com>

132. Syntax for Finding errors

133. Syntax for Reliability Analysis

134. Syntax for summations, but without the AGG function

135. Testing for normality (Gauss)

136. Thank You!
• Thank You! (14 lines)
From: Frommelt, Allen <Frommelt@chime.org>

137. Thanks Viann and Siraj-ur-rehman for the error syntax

138. The asynchronous "problem" solved with Python...?

139. Thoughts on this data step guide

140. Time calculation

141. Transforming date variables

142. Transforming into normal distro

143. Truncating zip code

144. Truncating zip code (match zip code to town)

145. Two-step cluster

146. UNSUBSCRIBE
• UNSUBSCRIBE (98 lines)
From: Jeff Aquino <joems_jsa@hotmail.com>

147. Upgrade From SPSS V 12.0 To V 14.0

148. Use of the weighted Kappa statistic

149. Using Execute

150. Using datasets in SPSS 14

151. Value labels are one decimal place in Graphs

152. Value labels not working

153. Variable length to maximum

154. Weighting cases with SPSS using multiple background variables

155. Which test?
• Which test? (44 lines)
From: Karl Koch <TheRanger@gmx.net>

156. White paper for percentile rank formula

157. Wilk's lamda interpretation question

158. Working with dates - now pulled out ALL MY HAIR

159. adjusting for non-independence?

160. aggregate or matrix?

161. analysis method

162. change numerical to string using value labels

163. comparing counts

164. comparing string to numeric

165. comparision question

166. comparison question

167. ctables putting statistics as rows

168. data transformation

169. decimals
• decimals (17 lines)
From: renato nunes <renatonunes@netvisao.pt>
• Re: decimals (44 lines)
From: Hector Maletta <hmaletta@fibertel.com.ar>

170. effect size: eta-squared vs partial eta-squared

171. execute
• Re: execute (40 lines)
From: Simon Freidin <simonpf@unimelb.edu.au>
• Re: execute (40 lines)
From: P. Scott Dixon <psdixon@pdx.edu>
• Re: execute (55 lines)
From: Art Kendall <Art@DrKendall.org>
• Re: execute (77 lines)
From: Richard Ristow <wrristow@mindspring.com>

172. export to xls
• export to xls (36 lines)
From: vlad simion <vlad.simion@gmail.com>
• export to xls (35 lines)
From: vlad simion <vlad.simion@gmail.com>

173. factor analyzing the Tetrachoric correlations

174. inputting correlation matrix into cronbach's alpha computations

175. inputting correlation matrix into cronbach's alpha computations (solved)

176. interrater agreement, intrarater agreement

177. logistic regression request

178. making templates stick IN GRAPH

179. mean
• mean (22 lines)
From: ranjan vaidya <ranjanvaidya@GMAIL.COM>
• Re: mean (81 lines)
From: Hector Maletta <hmaletta@fibertel.com.ar>
• Re: mean (50 lines)
From: Gene Maguin <emaguin@buffalo.edu>

180. mixed-effect regression

181. multigroup analysis

182. pair t test for multiple variables

183. percentile scores

184. post hoc test and Aligned Rank Transformation

185. predicted survival probabilities (at intervals of 1 month)

186. regression -- predicted values

187. rejected message

188. reliability
• reliability (18 lines)
From: razina khayat <razinak@yahoo.com>
• Re: reliability (38 lines)
From: Antoon Smulders <a.smulders@beke.nl>

189. reverse concat

190. ridiculously simple question

191. rolling 5 yr average

192. testing about means

193. testing factor loading invariance between two separate groups

194. to upgrade or not to upgrade

195. two-step cluster method

196. typecasting
• typecasting (25 lines)
From: besheer mohamed <besheermohamed@yahoo.com>
• Re: typecasting (43 lines)
From: Keith McCormick <keithmc123@gmail.com>

197. using winxp "search" for words in .SPS files

198. v-fold cross-validation with SPSS?

199. weighted numbers
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