[R] read.spss (package foreign) and SPSS 15.0 files

John Kane jrkrideau at yahoo.ca
Sat Apr 14 13:06:37 CEST 2007

--- Adrian Dusa <dusa.adrian at gmail.com> wrote:

> Charilaos Skiadas <skiadas <at> hanover.edu> writes:
> > [...]
> > I save as csv format all the time, and it offers
> me a choice to use  
> > the labels instead of the corresponding numbers.
> So you shouldn't  
> > have to lose that labelling.
> This is interesting and I tried to do this as well;
> I don't have access to an
> SPSS 15 (only to version 14 for the moment) but I
> cannot find the option to save
> as CSV. Is it a version 15 feature?
> Thanks,
> Adrian

I cannot remember if I have been using 14 or 14, I
think it was 14 and I'm not near the machine to check.

  There does not seem to be a csv export in 14 but it
looks like you can achieve the same thing by using one
of the Excel outputs and then dumping the file from

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