Clustering Method Startup Panel

Ribbon bar. Select the Statistics tab. In the Advanced/Multivariate group, click, Mult/Exploratory and from the menu, select Cluster to display the Clustering Method Startup Panel.

Classic menus. Select Cluster Analysis from the Statistics - Multivariate Exploratory Techniques menu to display the Clustering Method Startup Panel.

The Startup Panel contains one tab: Quick. Use the Clustering Method Startup Panel to select the desired clustering method for the analysis.

See also, the Cluster Analysis Index, Overviews and Examples.

OK. Click the OK button to display the dialog box corresponding to the analysis method you select on the Quick tab.

Cancel. Click the Cancel button to close the Startup Panel without performing any analysis.

Options. See Options Menu for descriptions of the commands on this menu.

Open Data. Click the Open Data button to display the Select Data Source dialog box, which is used to choose the spreadsheet on which to perform the analysis. The Select Data Source dialog box contains a list of the spreadsheets that are currently active.

Select Cases. Click the Select Cases button to display the Analysis/Graph Case Selection Conditions dialog box, which is used to create conditions for which cases will be included (or excluded) in the current analysis. More information is available in the case selection conditions overview, syntax summary, and dialog box description.

W. Click the W (Weight) button to display the Analysis/Graph Case Weights dialog box, which is used to adjust the contribution of individual cases to the outcome of the current analysis by "weighting" those cases in proportion to the values of a selected variable.