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Re: st: using foreach to add value labels

From   Jacob McDermott <>
Subject   Re: st: using foreach to add value labels
Date   Thu, 25 Jul 2013 10:59:42 -0500

Thank you!  I assumed it was something wrong with the K`var', L`var' part.
I used newlist, and the loop ran.

On 7/25/2013 10:54 AM, Scott Merryman wrote:
The -foreach- statement should be -foreach var of varlist ... - not
-...of list ...-


On Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 10:47 AM, Jacob McDermott <> wrote:
Hello statalist,

I am trying to add value labels to multiple variables at the same time, but
am having no success.

The following does not work but hopefully illustrates what I want to do:
foreach var of list I872 I873 I874 I875 I835 I842 I837 I844 I911 I912 {
lab val K`var' `var'
lab val L`var' `var'

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