PM81387: EDIT -> OPTIONS: DISPLAY STICKS AT DEFAULT DISPLAY EVEN AFTER CHANGING

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • You have changed 'Display Format for New Numeric Variables' to a
    Width of '8' and Decimal Places of '5'.  Was a setting of width
    '6' and Decimal Places of '2'.  [EDIT OPTIONS, Data Tab]
    
    The change takes effect in the backend, however when you return
    to the Edit -> Options dialog, the old display is still present.
    

Local fix

  • This issue will be addressed in a future release
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of SPSS Statistics Graphic user interface              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * You have changed 'Display Format for New Numeric Variables'  *
    * to a                                                         *
    * Width of '8' and Decimal Places of '5'.  Was a setting of    *
    * width                                                        *
    * '6' and Decimal Places of '2'.  [EDIT OPTIONS, Data Tab]     *
    *                                                              *
    * The change takes effect in the backend, however when you     *
    * return                                                       *
    * to the Edit -> Options dialog, the old display is still      *
    * present.                                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Please upgrade to Statistics 22.0                            *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This issue has been resolved for Statistics 22.0
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM81387

  • Reported component name

    SPSS STATISTICS

  • Reported component ID

    5725A54ST

  • Reported release

    L00

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-01-24

  • Closed date

    2013-08-22

  • Last modified date

    2013-08-22

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    SPSS STATISTICS

  • Fixed component ID

    5725A54ST

Applicable component levels

  • RM00 PSN

       UP

  • RM00 PSY

       UP



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Document information


More support for:

SPSS Statistics
Statistics Desktop

Software version:

21.0

Reference #:

PM81387

Modified date:

2013-08-22

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