# Site Map

## Raynald's SPSS Tools

- Welcome to my SPSS pages!
- Purposes of these pages
- Share what you know, learn what you don't!
- Caveats

## Support site for the book *SPSS Programming and Data Management*

I am the author of the above, it is published and distributed by SPSS

## Search This Site (or the Web)

## Feedback

Write me what you like on this site, and what you don't. Contribute to the code collection.

## Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

(Following are sample FAQ, see the FAQ page for the **complete listing**)

- How do I calculate age?
- How do I create an ID or key variable(Value of 1 for case 1, 2 for case 2, etc)
- How do I subscribe/unsubscribe to the SPSSX-L mailing list?
- How do I transfer data to/ from SPSS and …
- How many variables and cases can SPSS for windows handle?
- What does SPSS stands for?
- Where are the archives of the SPSSX-L list and of the SPSS newsgroup?
- Where can I find help on my SPSS problem?
- Where can I find the formula used by SPSS to calculate statistics XYZ?
- Why is my *.spo file so huge??

## Sample Code

### Sample SPSS Syntax

Sample syntaxes are classified along the following categories:

- Area Under the Curve
- Batch Files
- Block Designs
- Bootstrap and random numbers
- Charts and Tables
- Cluster Analysis
- Combinations, Permutations, Interactions
- Compute
- Concatenate/modify string variables
- Data Editor
- DataValidation
- Dates and Time
- Distributions, Confidence Interval
- Export Import
- Factor Analysis

- Flag or Select Cases
- IGRAPH
- Item Analysis
- Labels, Variable Names and Format
- Matching data files
- Matrix
- Meta Analysis
- Multiple responses
- Outliers
- Parse or Flag Data
- Random Sampling
- Ranking, Largest values, Sorting, Grouping
- Read Write or Create data
- Regression, Repeated Measures
- Remove Characters, Duplicates or Variables

### Sample Macros

**Tip**: Search for !ENDDEFINE to find all macros in this site (there are more than 140 macros)

### Kirill's page on SPSS Macros

Macros section includes extensive collection of well-done macros developed by Kirill Orlov.

### Python

### Sample R Scripts

### Standard Data Files

This page is dedicated to SPSS syntax to work with publicly available data files

## Tutorials

### Debugging Syntax

- Common errors and possible solutions
- See the Debugging page for a complete listing

### Newbie's Corner

- Which type of Output Window should I use?
- Keep the log!
- How do I start learning syntax?
- What does DATA LIST LIST /a b c mean?
- Pending Transformation
- How come nobody answered my question?
- Netiquette
- Somebody posted a macro but I do not know how to use it
- Why can't I just use Excel to do my statistical analysis?

### SPSS Tips

- Safeguard the initial data file!
- Syntax 1, syntax 2, syntax 3...
- My Syntax Window Toolbar
- Changing data folder each month?
- How to ask data transformation or automation question?
- When to use EXECUTE.
- About INCLUDE files
- How can I apply variable labels and value labels of my old sav file to my new sav file ?
- Multi-line comments

### Online SPSS Tutorials

- Good general Tutorials
- Resources to Help you Learn and Use SPSS
- Statnotes: An Online Textbook
- See the Tutorial page for a complete list

- Specialized Tutorials
- Practical Analysis of Nutritional
- Statistics on Likert Scale Surveys
- Statnotes: An Online Textbook
- See the Tutorial page for a complete list

- Other Sources of SPSS syntax and scripts

## Links

Sites with a have a link to Raynald's SPSS Tools!

### Links to Consultants

Most of these make use of SPSS

### Other citing

This page contains links to other Web sites or documents which refer to this Web site but do not contain, as far as I know, SPSS or statistical related information.