Using SPSS Macros can save an incredible amount of time. They have a somewhat-steep learning curve but are definitely worth it! This is a short overview of the strength of using a macro to run the descriptives command.
Word of warning, make sure you re-define your macro before calling it. This is an easy step to forget and you can waste a lot of time.
Intro to SPSS Macro Call
Video tutorials demonstrating the usage of the SPSS Macro
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5CBm_F3zBOo A lot of online vendor tools provide a data value on a multi-select question however they leave the value missing if the respondent didn’t select it. Most of the analysis I want to do needs to have a zero (or some other value) present in order to calculate the …