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Date:         Wed, 3 Aug 2005 18:20:11 -0300
Reply-To:     Hector Maletta <>
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From:         Hector Maletta <>
Subject:      Re: Limitations on number of columns?
Comments: To: "Secrist, Kevin" <>
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There are no limits on the number of columns (variables) that I know of. There is a [very very large] limit to the size of the file, but you are not likely to reach it. I have often worked with files holding above 1200 variables, some of them with more than a million cases and correspondingly large volume, without problems except it may take time to read.


> -----Original Message----- > From: SPSSX(r) Discussion [mailto:SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] > On Behalf Of Secrist, Kevin > Sent: Wednesday, August 03, 2005 5:38 PM > To: SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU > Subject: Limitations on number of columns? > > Hello List, > > Is there a limitation on the number of columns that SPSS can > handle? I have a database with 1200 columns and need to > extract the entire file without breaking it up. > > Thanks, > > Kevin Secrist > Decision Support Unit > Butte County Behavioral Health > CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This e-mail transmission, and any > documents or messages attached to it, may contain > confidential information that is legally privileged. If you > are not the intended recipient, or a person responsible for > delivering this e-mail to the intended recipient, then you > are (1) notified that any disclosure, copying, distribution, > saving, reading or use of this information is strictly > prohibited, (2) requested to discard and delete this e-mail > and any attachments, and (3) requested to immediately notify > us by e-mail that you mistakenly received this message >, fax (530) <userfax here>, or > telephone (530) 879-3305. Thank you. > > __________ Informacisn de NOD32 1.1185 (20050801) __________ > > Este mensaje ha sido analizado con NOD32 Antivirus System > > >

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