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    Stata for Windows

    Step-by-Step

    This application is KeyServed and requires KeyAccess be installed on your computer, as well as a connection to the Dartmouth network each time you run Stata.

    SPSS for Windows

    Details

    SPSS is statistical analysis software and is controlled via a license manager.

    IDL at Dartmouth

    Details

    IDL (Interactive Data Language) is a complete computing environment for the interactive analysis and visualization of data. IDL integrates a powerful, array-oriented language with numerous mathematical analysis and graphical display techniques. Programming in IDL is a time-saving alternative to programming in FORTRAN or C. You can explore data interactively using IDL commands, then create complete applications by writing IDL programs.

    Install JMP or JMP Pro on Mac

    Step-by-Step

    The most current version of JMP is 13.

    1. Download the software installers and license file needed for JMP.

    Install JMP or JMP Pro on Windows

    Step-by-Step

    Annual license installers for Windows contain the files needed to run in 32-bit mode and in 64-bit mode. On 32-bit PCs, the installer will only install 32-bit files. On 64-bit PCs, you will be prompted to install either 32-bit or 64-bit files.

    The 13_0 in the steps below is the version number, which will change in future releases.

    Stata for Macintosh OS X

    Step-by-Step

    This application is KeyServed and requires KeyAccess be installed on your computer, as well as a connection to the Dartmouth network each time you run Stata. If not on campus, you will need to establish a VPN connection.

    Statistical Software Support

    Details

    Statistical computing covers the use of statistics and supported statistical packages on all of Information, Technology & Consulting's public systems, including UNIX, Macintosh, and Windows platforms.

    Supported packages include Stata, SPSS, SAS and R. Support not only includes accessing and installing these packages, but also includes assistance with the program basics, writing code, and choosing appropriate analyses. In addition, we can help you with transferring data between applications or platforms.

    Install ArcGIS Desktop on Windows

    Step-by-Step

    Notes: ArcGIS Desktop runs only on Windows machines. In the steps below, the file version number may change as new software is released.

    Reading and Converting Data to Stata

    Details

    How do I read data from an Excel spreadsheet into Stata?

    Stata Commands

    Details

    General Commands

    • clear - clears data out of memory.
    • search - searches Stata help for matching strings. This allows you to find help on command statements and return codes which appear alongside of error messages. If you make a mistake with a Stata command, it may return an error message along with a return code {for example, r(199)}. The search command can be used to get a more detailed description of the return code.
    • generate - computes a new variable based on an expression.

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