SPSS Statistics 21.0 Fix Pack 2 Fix List

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A comprehensive list of defect corrections for the SPSS Statistics 21.0 Fix Pack 2. Details of the fixes are listed below under the tab for the respective Fix Pack. If you have questions about a particular defect, please contact Customer Support.

Note: each successive Fix Pack is comprehensive and contains the material from the earlier Fix Packs for that Release, as well as all Interim Fixes made available since the previous Fix Pack or full Release. In other words, when multiple Fix Packs are available, you would not need to apply Fix Pack 1 before applying Fix Pack 2.

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SPSS Statistics 21.0 FP2 Downloads

SPSS Statistics 21.0 FP2

Issues corrected since SPSS Statistics 21.0 Fix Pack 1
Number Description
Installation/Licensing
PM85377 INSTALL OF STATS 21 FP1 PRODUCES INCORRECT LOG FILENAME > CREATES 20001PATCHLOG.TXT INSTEAD OF 21001PATCHLOG.TXT
PM96097 PATCH INSTALL LOG IS MISNAMED
Statistical Analysis
PM83285 DISCRIMINANT FAILS TO RUN WITH /HISTORY=NONE AND EVEN-NUMBERED INCLUSION LEVELS
PM85961 XML MODEL FILE GENERATED BY DIRECT MARKETING IS NOT RECOGNIZED BY SCORING WIZARD
PM86833 MVA PROCEDURE ISSUES INSUFFICIENT MEMORY ERROR WITH SMALL ANALYSIS WHEN LONG STRING VARIABLES ARE PRESENT IN FILE
PM89221 SIMULATION FAILS TO RETURN EQUATIONS (FROM .SPLAN FILE) USED WHEN OS AND DATA (VARIABLE NAMES) IS SET TO JAPANESE
PM90013 SIMULATION BUILDER DOES NOT HONOR SPECIFICATION OF CORRELATION STRUCTURES
PM91607 PLUM WARNING RE. ZERO-COUNT CELLS UNDERCOUNTS THE ZERO-COUNT CELLS
PM92611 MEANS PROCEDURE TRUNCATES LONG STRING GROUP NAMES, COMBINING GROUPS IN ANOVA RESULTS
PM93290 STRING VARIABLES NOT DISPLAYED ON SECTION CATEGORICAL COVARIATES OF DIALOG: COX REGRESSION: DEFINE CATEGORICAL COVARIATES
PM94048 RUNNING GENLINMIXED ALTERS RESULTS OF MIXED
PM94807 UNABLE TO DEFINE VALUE GREATER THAN 6 DIGITS IN LOG REG > SELECTION VARIABLE DIALOG WINDOW. WORKS OK IN SYNTAX.
PM96408 GENLINMIXED ISSUES WARNING ABOUT NO VALID RECORDS FOR THE IDENTITY LINK FUNCTION FOR CERTAIN REPEATED COVARIANCE STRUCTURES
PM96635 GENLINMIXED PRODUCES WARNINGS ABOUT PARSING FAILURES IN VIZML2.0, FAILS TO PRODUCE SOME GRAPHS WITH ODISPLAY=TABLES
PM99063 RUNNING GLMM ON A DATASET WILL CRASH IBM SPSS STATISTICS 21 WITH FIXPACK 1 INSTALLED
PM98912 GENLIN WITH /MODELDISTRIBUTION=NEGBIN(MLE) CAUSES UNEXPECTED INTERNAL ERROR
Graphics/Visualization
PM88963 SCATTER PLOT LEGEND WILL REVERT TO VARIABLE NAMES, RATHER THAN DOUBLE-BYTE VARIABLE LABELS, WHEN EDITING THE PLOT STYLES.
PM89645 GRAPHBOARD EDITOR: GETTING 'ARRAY INDEX OUT OF RANGE: 2' WHEN EDITING A CHOROPLETH OF VALUES WITH DATA LABELS
PM90017 NO AXIS LABELS IN OVERLAY SCATTERPLOT (WITH ALL SCALE VARIABLES)
PM90946 CHLOROPLETH OF MEANS NEVER RENDERS
PM96271 MAP CHART CREATED WITHIN RELEASE 21 AND 22 DISPLAYS WRONG LEGEND FOR CHOROPLETH OF SUMS COMPARED WITH RELEASE 20
PM98145 GRAPH TEMPLATES FROM STATISTICS 17.0.3; TEMPLATE FAILS TO CORRECTLY LABELS GRAPHS IN 21.0 FP1 AND 22.0
PM99282 GPL SORT.VALUES() FUNCTION NOT BEING RESPECTED
Data Access/ODBC
PM86793 EXPORT TO ORACLE FAILED FOR DATETIME AND TIME DATA TYPE. ERROR "DATETIME FIELD OVERFLOW" IS RETURNED.
PM83433 XLSX IMPORT DOES NOT RETAIN VARIABLE NAMES AS VARIABLE LABELS WHEN VARIABLE NAMES CONTAINS INVALID CHARACTERS
PM84265 EXCEL IMPORT DATA ERRORS WHERE THE FIELD IS MIXED TYPE
PM88790 CADS ENTERPRISE ENTERPRISE VIEW DRIVER DOES NOT WORK WITH STATISTICS 21 AND DB2 DATABASE
PM85225 ILLEGAL VARIABLE NAMES FROM EXCEL ARE RENAMED INAPPROPRIATELY (E.G. 'MY VARNAME' BECOMES 'V12')
PM87350 INCORRECT VARIABLE NAMES ARE IMPORTED FROM AN .XLSX FILE IF SEPARATE WORKSHEET CONTAINS VARIABLE DEFINITIONS.
PM87323 UI PASTING BAD SYNTAX FOR ODBC READ OF POSTGRESQL DATABASE.
PM89145 UNABLE TO OPEN ODBC TABLE IF A BACKSLASH ( \ ) IS PRESENT IN THE SCHEMA NAME.
PM90797 EXCEL (.XLSX) FILE WILL NOT IMPORT WITH USER-DEFINED DATES
PM85225 ILLEGAL VARIABLE NAMES FROM EXCEL ARE RENAMED INAPPROPRIATELY (E.G. 'MY VARNAME' BECOMES 'V12')
PM94571 READ TEXT WIZARD MANGLES NON-ENGLISH TEXT REGARDLESS OF /ENCODING SETTING.
PM96002 STATISTICS READS EXCEL FILE AND MANGLES IT ACROSS MULTIPLE RECORDS -- ON MS WINDOWS
PM96438 WRONG SQL SYNTAX PASTED FOR LIMIT RETRIEVED CASES DIALOG AND AN INNER JOIN FROM AN ORACLE DATABASE
PM96667 EXPORTING TO XLSX FORMAT WILL GARBLE SHEET NAMES CONTAINING DOUBLE BYTE JP CHARACTERS
PM97069 STATISTICS FAILS TO COMPLETELY IMPORT WHEN EXCEL XLSX DATA USES REFERENCES TO OBTAIN VALUES FROM A SEPARATE WORKSHEET
PM97747 ODBC: SAVED QUERY CANNOT BE RUN OR EDITED
Data Management
PM87887 COM AND COMP NO LONGER RECOGNIZED AS ABBREVIATION FOR COMPUTE
PM82164 CTRL+C INCONSISTENTLY EFFECTIVE
PM82861 DATA EDITOR TRANSPOSES THE DECIMAL PORTION OF A TIME11.2 VARIABLE
PM83143 RUNNING "CREATE" ON 40,000 SEPARATE SPLIT RECORDS RUNS FINE IN STATISTICS 18.0.3 BUT RUNS FOREVER AND/OR CRASHES IN VERSIONS THEREAFTER
PM83239 REPLACE IN DATA VIEW DOES NOT WORK PROPERLY FOR MATCH TO OPTIONS: ENTIRE CELL, BEGINS WITH AND ENDS WITH
PM85136 THE ACT OF SAVING AN SPSS STATISTICS FILE CAN LOSE VARIABLES FROM A MULTIPLE RESPONSE SET DEFINITION.
PM85344 USING STAR JOIN MAY PRODUCE INCORRECT RESULTS
PM90052 IBM SPSS STATISTICS 21 DATA EDITOR'S FIND/REPLACE DIALOG DOES NOT RECOGNISE 'MATCH CASE' FUNCTION.
PM92467 UNABLE TO CREATE MULTIPLE RESPONSE SETS WITH DOUBLE-BYTE CHARACTERS IN THE NAME OF SET OR VARIABLES IN SET
PM98478 STAR JOIN WITH TWO KEY VARIABLES MERGE INCORRECTLY WHILE MATCH FILES WORK FINE
PM98655 STAR JOIN: STATISTICS 22 CRASHES WITH AN UNKNOWN ERROR HAS TERMINATED COMMUNICATION WITH THE PROCESSOR, BUT MATCH FILES WORK
PM89387 UNEXPECTED BEHAVIOUR WHEN LARGE DATASET IS PASSWORD PROTECTED BY SPSS STATISTICS 21 FP1.
Tables
PM88094 NOT ALL FAST RENDERED CROSSTABS ARE GENERATED ON JAPANESE OS WHEN IN UNICODE MODE, (PROCESSING..) DISPLAYED
PM91372 STATISTICS SHOULD NOT CRASH WHEN WRONG CTABLES SYNTAX IS USED AND THE DATA IS NOT APPROPRIATE FOR THE COMMAND
OMS/Output Export
PM84272 ADDING HEBREW TEXT TO OUTPUT AND EDITING OR EXPORTING IT WILL RENDER IT UNREADABLE
PM84280 EXPORT CHART TO .JPG AT 200% SIZE CREATES ZERO BYTE FILE.
PM88119 OUTPUT EXPORT TO XLSX DOES NOT WORK WITHIN MACRO CALLS WHERE XLS WORK FINE
PM89849 INCONSISTENT BEHAVIOUR WHEN PRINTING/EXPORTING PIVOT TABLES. SOME VARIABLE LABELS ARE TRUNCATED WHEN LOCALE IS GREEK
PM89854 EXPORTED PDF PRODUCES EMPTY 'BOX' CHARACTER WHEN USING TEMPLATE WHICH HAS 'VERDANA' AS THE SELECTED FONT.
PM90596 EXPORTING PIVOT TABLES TO OFFICE FORMAT FAILS TO RETAIN LINES WITHIN THE TABLE IN SPSS STATISTICS 21 FP1.
PM91476 MULTIPLE OMS COMMAND WITH DESTINATION FORMAT XLSX - EXPORTING CTABLES - CRASHES STATISTICS 21.0.0.1
PM94795 OUTPUT EXPORT CREATES ADDITIONAL .XLSX FILES (TEMP FILES?) AND THEN DOESN'T CLEAN THEM UP.
PM95636 EXPORT OUTPUT TO EXCEL XLS FILE VIA MACRO CALL DOES NOT WORK PROPERLY IN 21.0.0.1 AND WORKS FINE WITH 21.0.0.0
PM88533 FAST RENDERED OLAP CUBES PUBLISHED TO WEB: PIVOTING OF STATISTICS CATEGORIES NOT WORKING CORRECTLY FOR LAYER DIMENSION
Programmability/Scripting
PM83444 LONGER RUN TIMES WHEN SENDING JOB THROUGH .NET
PM94948 THE JAVA API USED IN IBM SPSS STATISTICS 21.0 DOESN'T CREATE TIME FORMAT VARIABLES PROPERLY
PM84646 32-BIT R-ESSENTIALS INSTALLER PLACES FILES IN THE WRONG PATH ON 64-BIT WINDOWS OS
PM86420 GETVALUEAT API DOES NOT WORK PROPERLY FOR FAST TABLES AFTER FIXPACK 1 FOR RELEASE 21 IS INSTALLED
PM89346 STATISTICS IS TRUNCATING VERY LONG COMMAND LINES
PM94748 THE JAVA DEMO EXTENSION HANGS ON MAC OS X
PM93917 EXPORT TO EXCEL WITH PYTHON SCRIPT DOES NOT WORK PROPERLY FOR EXCEL 2013, FORMATTING IS LOST
PM98836 ARRAYINDEXOUTOFBOUNDS EXCEPTION USING JAVA PLUGIN IN IBM SPSS STATISTICS 21.0
PM96360 ERROR 6983 WHEN PYTHON IS CALLED FROM A MACRO THAT INCLUDES AN IF/THEN STATEMENT AND USE A MACRO TOKEN
PM99225 AFTER STATISTICS 22 INSTALLATION *.WWD SCRIPTS NO LONGER RUN IN STATISTICS 21 FP1 INSTALLED ON THE SAME COMPUTER
Statistics Server
PM96347 SSO IN 1-WAY TRUST MUTIPLE DOMAIN ENVIRONMENT IS NOT WORKING FOR STATS 21 CLIENT WITH FP1 INSTALLED
PM96568 PRODUCTION FACILITY JOB WITH SAVE TRANSLATE TO MS SQL SERVER 2008 'HANGS' ON WINDOWS 2012 SERVER
Miscellaneous
PM86521 CAPTION TEXT IS PRINTED WITH TOO MUCH SPACE BETWEEN THE FAST TABLE BORDER WHEN AN OPTION ON PAGE ATTRIBUTES WAS CHANGED
PM87694 DOUBLE CLICK ON SYNTAX FILE DOES NOT LAUNCH STATISTICS 21 IN DISTRIBUTED MODE ALTHOUGH DEFINED
PM90266 REPEATED SHUTDOWN AND START UP OF THE SPSS STATISTICS 21 FP1 PRODUCT WILL RESET PREVIOUSLY SELECTED SETTINGS.
PM90740 ON ITALIAN WINDOWS 7 OS THE VIEWER TAB ON EDIT - OPTIONS DIALOG IS EMPTY
PM92522 ADDING HEBREW TEXT TO OUTPUT AND DRAGGING/DROPPING TEXT WILL RENDER IT UNREADABLE
PM95487 AVAILABLE MEMORY WAS EXHAUSTED WHILE COMPILING OUTPUT. ALL THE OUTPUT FOR THIS COMMAND HAS BEEN DELETED

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More support for:

SPSS Statistics

Software version:

21.0

Operating system(s):

Platform Independent

Reference #:

7040324

Modified date:

2013-11-21

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