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Re: st: Re: Re: How do you get Stata to output everything in the window without clicking on "more" thanks?


From   buddyb <buddyb_99@yahoo.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Re: Re: How do you get Stata to output everything in the window without clicking on "more" thanks?
Date   Sun, 11 Jun 2006 22:26:37 -0700 (PDT)

Wow!  That's great!  tHANKS


--- Jon O'Brien-ND <jobrien2@nd.edu> wrote:

> 
> Part of my previous message seemd to get cut-off -
> here it goes again...
> 
> type: set more off, permanently
> 
> You'll never be bothered by the "more" again
> (omit the "permanently" to do it just for the
> current sesson)
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Jon O'Brien-ND" <jobrien2@nd.edu>
> To: <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
> Sent: Monday, June 12, 2006 1:20 AM
> Subject: st: Re: How do you get Stata to output
> everything in the window 
> without clicking on "more" thanks?
> 
> 
> > You'll never be bothered by it again
> > (omit the "permanently" to do it just for the
> current sesson)
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "buddyb" <buddyb_99@yahoo.com>
> > To: <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
> > Sent: Monday, June 12, 2006 1:13 AM
> > Subject: st: How do you get Stata to output
> everything in the window 
> > without clicking on "more" thanks?
> >
> >
> >> Hi everyone, the title says it all.  Thanks, too,
> for
> >> the 'foreach' explanation...it has saved me HOURS
> of
> >> work.
> >>
> >> Buddy
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> --- Thuy Le <tl6775a@american.edu> wrote:
> >>
> >>> Hi,
> >>>
> >>> You cannot "save" the label interactively. You
> have
> >>> to put them in your
> >>> do-file. If they are a long list, use #delimit
> >>> (check help if you didn't
> >>> know it). An example I use to lable province
> codes
> >>> with province names for
> >>> Vietnam:
> >>>
> >>> # delimit ;
> >>> label define prov_lab
> >>> 101 "Ha Noi"
> >>> 103 "Hai Phong"
> >>> 105 "Ha Tay"
> >>> 107 "Hai Duong"
> >>> 109 "Hung Yen"
> >>> 111 "Ha Nam"
> >>> 113 "Nam Dinh"
> >>> 115 "Thai Binh"
> >>> 117 "Ninh Binh"
> >>> 201 "Ha Giang"
> >>> 203 "Cao Bang" ;
> >>>
> >>> #delimit cr
> >>> label values prov_id prov_lab
> >>>
> >>> -----Original Message-----
> >>> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> >>> [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On
> >>> Behalf Of buddyb
> >>> Sent: Sunday, June 11, 2006 11:25 PM
> >>> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> >>> Subject: Re: st: How to assign value labels to
> >>> several variables at once? -
> >>> new problem
> >>>
> >>> HI everyone, and thanks for your help.
> >>>
> >>> I got the foreach command to work - and
> everything
> >>> is great....but now...my
> >>> label stop showing up...I'm thinking I'm limited
> to
> >>> how large my label
> >>> database can be or something?  I don't know -
> I've
> >>> been saving my work like
> >>> mad, so it's not that I didn't save it - my
> label
> >>> for the last part of my
> >>> databased just aren't appearing??
> >>>
> >>> Any ideas?
> >>>
> >>> Buddy
> >>>
> >>> --- Joseph Coveney <jcoveney@bigplanet.com>
> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> > Buddy wrote:
> >>> >
> >>> > Hi Neil, and thanks for your help...Using
> Joseph's
> >>> syntax....
> >>> >
> >>> > . for each var of varlist  q33cmplx  q33time
> >>> q33satis { I get
> >>> > incorrect syntax....
> >>> >
> >>> > invalid syntax
> >>> > r(198);
> >>> >
> >>> >
> >>> > Using the other example:
> >>> >
> >>> > . local vars " q33cmplx q33time q33satis"
> >>> >
> >>> > . foreach v of local var {
> >>> >   2. label values `v' EXPlabel
> >>> >   3. }
> >>> >
> >>> > I don't get an error message, but my values
> are
> >>> not labeled.  I am
> >>> > checking the programming, user's guide,
> etc....but
> >>> there is not an
> >>> > example of labeling multiple variables with
> the
> >>> same value.
> >>> >
> >>> > Anyways, any help you can offer is
> appreciated.
> >>> >
> >>> >
> >>>
> >>
>
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >>> ----
> >>> >
> >>> > Again, as Neil mentioned, the *for* and *each*
> are
> >>> combined into one
> >>> > word, *foreach*.
> >>> >
> >>> > It's difficult to tell from what you've shown
> why
> >>> your variables are
> >>> > not labeled in the second example.  Be sure
> that
> >>> the label EXPlabel
> >>> > contains labels corresponding to the values
> >>> present in the dataset.
> >>> > If there is no correspondence, then there
> won't be
> >>> any labeling.
> >>> >
> >>> > Follow the example below, which mimics your
> second
> >>> example, in order
> >>> > to see where things might have gone awry.  I
> >>> haven't shown it, but
> >>> > wildcards are permitted in the varlist, so
> that
> >>> >
> >>> >    foreach var of varlist q33* {
> >>> >
> >>> > may be substituted for the loop's opening
> line, if
> >>> none of the names
> >>> > of the variables that you do not desire to
> apply
> >>> value labels to begin
> >>> > with the stub.
> >>> >
> >>> > Joseph Coveney
> >>> >
> >>> > . clear
> >>> >
> >>> > . set more off
> >>> >
> >>> > . set seed `=date("2006-06-12", "ymd")'
> >>> >
> >>> > . set obs 3
> >>> > obs was 0, now 3
> >>> >
> >>> > . local variable_list q33cmplx q33time
> q33satis
> >>> >
> >>> > . foreach var of local variable_list {
> >>> >   2.     generate byte `var' = floor(uniform()
> *
> 
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