Log-Linear Analysis Startup Panel

Ribbon bar. Select the Statistics tab. In the Advanced/Multivariate group, click Advanced Models and from the menu select Log-Linear to display the Log-Linear Analysis Startup Panel.

Classic menus. From the Statistics - Advanced Linear/Nonlinear Models menu, select Log-Linear Analysis of Frequency Tables to display the Log-Linear Analysis Startup Panel.

The Startup Panel contains one tab: Quick.

Summary box. The Summary box at the top of the Startup Panel displays a general summary of the analysis in progress.

Copy button. Click the Copy button to copy either the selected text (if text has been selected) in the Summary box or all of the text (if no text has been selected) to the Clipboard. Note that the copied text retains formatting information (such as font, color, etc.).

Contract/Expand button. Click the Contract/Expand button to Contract or Expand the Summary box. When Contracted, you can see only one line of the Summary box text and can scroll through the text using the scroll bar. Note that when Contracted the text is scrolled so that the first non-blank line is at the top. When Expanded (the default setting), the entire Summary box is displayed.

OK. Click the OK button to display either the standard variable selection dialog box or the Log Linear Model Specification dialog box (if you have already selected variables via the Quick tab).

Cancel. Click the Cancel button to close the Startup Panel without performing an 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 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.

See also the Log-Linear Analysis Index, Overviews, and Examples.