Date: Wed, 1 Sep 1999 11:28:47 -0700
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From: Carol Parise <capp@JPS.NET>
Subject: Re: PLEASE HELP
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When you add TEMP, the only command acted upon with the SELECT is the one
directly aftter the select if.
so if you did
SELECT IF (sex=1).
the crosstabs command would only choose the cases where sex=1. the file remains
> A Syntax Question:
> Is there a command that will let me temporarily exclude cases without
> removing them from my data set and then re-instate them when I want them
> back. Saving different versions is becoming tedious and there has to be a
> better way.
> Please help.
> PS. I have tried the SELECT IF command and it would work fine except that it
> permanently excludes cases.
> Tom Corcoran