I'm attempting to import an Excel Worksheet into SPSS 11.0.1 by way of the
File/Open command. The worksheet consists of about 29 columns and 11,000
rows. The import function runs forever and the Output log keeps cranking out
the following message:
Warning. Command name: GET DATA
>(2111) Encountered a String type value in a column not of that type.Value
will be mapped to the system missing value.
>* (Row 9947, Column #27)
I don't see any strings in the column in question.
A colleague said that the first cell beneath the column label cannot be
blank (many are in my data set) and that might have something to do with my