How to Change Variable Type and Question Type
SPSS, R and MarketSight permit the user to change between categorical and numeric variables, while DataCracker and Q also let the user change between other question types (e.g., grid and multiple response).
|SPSS||Variable View > select the variables to be changed > Measure|
|Q||Variables and Questions > select the variables to be changed > Question Type.|
as.numeric(factorName) or unclass(factorName)
|MarketSight||Variables > click on the variable > Default Display|
|DataCracker||Home > Data Selection > Rename and select the most appropriate format|