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  1. K

    how to use characters when calling values for a variable?

    Hi, I have a database with a variable "stage" with the following values: 1, 2, 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B. I am trying to trim my data by finding all the people where the variable "stage" = 1B and delete them from the dataset. I tried using this code: data = allpeople_no1B; set...
  2. T

    Problem with reading caracters in another language

    Hello I am new at the forum and new user also at spss. Perhaps we all have heard something about "greek statistics"... well, that's not exacly my problem...:) I am trying to finish my first quantitive research and i face problem with opening data from a xls file that is in greek language...