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SPSS Statistics

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More outputs in Descriptive Statistics option (called by right mouse button on variable name)

It would be nice, if the Descriptive Statistics option (called by right mouse button on variable name) gave more than basics statistics in table - for example relevant chart which is define by Measure (nominal - bar or pie chart, scale histogram)....
almost 7 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

SPSS Needs to Support Linux Displaying Remotely ( concurrent license on linux )

SPSS must support concurrent licensing on Linux and the ability to display remotely to work on large HPC and Application clusters that are based on Linux. Most HPC and Application clusters run on Linux. Popular platforms include Grid Engine, SLURM...
about 7 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

SPSS License Manager's log file should log both "Client PC IP address" and "Client PC Host name".

SPSS License Manager's log file log only "Client PC Host name", and doesn't log "Client PC IP address". If Client PC has Host name, the log file logged only Client PC Host name. It is difficult to know the PC's IP address. My customer would like ...
over 3 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Future consideration

Add Effect Size Calculations to Linear Mixed Models

Given the importance of practical significance, it is vital that linear mixed models (LMM) incorporate effect size calculations. It is already possible to calculate some measure of effect size with SAS. More and more journals are requiring that ef...
over 7 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

Error due to the 251 character limitation in a line of syntax in Custom Dialogs

In Custom Dialog there is an error due to the 251 character limitation in a line of syntax when using a long variable list.We select the variables in the dialog box, pass it to the syntax with %%vars%% and there the error is produced, the python s...
over 7 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

More convenient search, find, and enter variables in the input dialog box

Analysis procedures need variable names but it is time consuming to have to scroll through the list when there are hundreds of variables. It would help if there was a better way to search, find, and enter the variable names. At the very least, if ...
almost 4 years ago in SPSS Statistics 2 Functionality already exists

SPSS Statistics R Essentials doesn't recognize R failure

When SPSS Statistics server execute R script within Statistics Syntax file(.sps), the execution result will always show successful execution regardless if the R script is returning error. While in the job execution log, the log will show the R err...
almost 8 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

Need documentation for Statistics Server failure codes when jobstep submitted from C&DS

Sometimes an SPSS Statistics jobstep submitted from C&DS fails. In the output log for C&DS all that the end user knows is that the job failed and they see error codes like "-1", "-2", "-3", etc. However there is no documentation on what th...
almost 8 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

Settings in crosstables when weighting is on

When weighting is on and you do the same frequency crosstable with both the crosstabs command and the custom tables command, the 2 tables don't always show the same Counts because of different settings. Crosstabs round the Counts Before, and that ...
almost 4 years ago in SPSS Statistics 0 Not under consideration

Pivot table row and column choice for Frequency tables

In SPSS, when you sort by X, Y and Z, these variables are assigned to the tables as row headings by default (probably to facilitate layout display). These items then need to be converted to column headings by dragging their variable names in pivot...
over 4 years ago in SPSS Statistics 1 Not under consideration