Virtual Lab and Stata User-contributed ADO files
Description: Problem Adding the ability to use user-created ADO files in your Stata session on Virtual Lab. Solution The solution is to set your ADO personal directory space in Stata to a location on your personal computer in which you downloaded the appropriate ADO files.  For example, if I have downloaded ADO files that I wish […]
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Mathematical and Statistical Application – Stata
Description: Table of Contents Overview Installation Special Note Setting up environment and invoking from a Research Computing server Submitting Stata jobs on a Research Computing server Notes Short courses Tutorials FAQs Useful links Additional help Overview Stata is a complete, integrated statistical package for data analysis, data management, and graphics. It covers a wide range of […]
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Mathematical and Statistical Application – Stata – Using Stata on the Research Computing server
Description: Table of Contents Introduction Conventions used in this document Differences in Stata between platforms Basic Linux commands Modes for running Stata on the Research Computing servers File Compatibility (across platforms and applications) Memory Issues Printing Stata Output Additional help Introduction Stata is a software package for statistical analysis, data management, and graphing. It runs on […]
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Mathematical and Statistical Application – Stata – Introduction to Stata
Description:   Table of Contents Getting Started Loading Data Into Stata: Exploring and Modifying Data Analyzing Data The Next Level in Programming in Stata: Additional help Getting Started What is Stata? Stata is a fast and user-friendly statistical package, which provides comprehensive data management and analysis. Stata has pull down menus which let you submit commands […]
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What software applications are available in Virtual Lab?
Description: What software applications are available? All Virtual Lab users must use their ONYEN (User ID) to access VL. If you have special needs in Virtual Lab, please submit an Online Request for Help and we will try our best to meet those needs. All programs available through Virtual Lab are free to the end user.  License […]
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Mathematical and Statistical Software Application Notes
Description: Overview Connecting to a Research Computing server from a Linux/Mac OSX desktop computer Connecting to a Research Computing server from a Microsoft Windows computer Killdevil: Adding and removing applications with “module” On Killdevil applications are added and removed using the “module” command. To see what modules are available to be loaded/added use the “avail” option. […]
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Mathematical and Statistical Application – Stata – Common FAQs
Description: Why do I get “.smcl” files when I try to output “.log” files in Stata? How can I change the format of data for my axes in my graph? How can I convert a string date variable into date formats that can be used for age calculations? Why is that when I attempted to paste […]
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