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Re: st: Losing/Saving Label Definitions


From   "Paul M. Collins Jr." <pcollins@binghamton.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Losing/Saving Label Definitions
Date   Mon, 17 Nov 2003 13:23:10 -0500 (EST)

I had indeed omitted the label values step.

This step solves my problem.

Thank you very much!

PMC
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Paul M. Collins Jr.
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Department of Political Science
Binghamton University
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607-777-4180


> Mr. Collins,
>
> Unless you forgot to include it, judging from your e-mail you have
> omitted the label values step.
>
> label var group "Experimental Status";
> label define grouplbl 1 "Treatment" 0 "Control";
> label values group grouplbl;
>
> Adding the third step should solve your problem.
>
> DVM
>
>
> On Mon, 17 Nov 2003, Paul M. Collins Jr. wrote:
>
>> Ive encountered a rather staggering problem.  I have a do file that
>> attaches variable label names (using “label variable”) and value labels
>> (using “label define”).  After I run the file, and save the changes,
>> STATA
>> drops the value labels, but keeps the label names.
>>
>> Does anyone have any idea how to save (keep) both the value labels and
>> label names?
>>
>> --
>> Paul M. Collins Jr.
>> Ph.D. Candidate
>> Department of Political Science
>> Binghamton University
>> P.O. Box 6000
>> Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
>> pcollins@binghamton.edu
>> http://bingweb.binghamton.edu/~pcollins/
>> 607-777-4180
>>
>>
>>
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