Where else at Hunter can I use Stata/IC?
PCS Lab D & E on the 10th Floor of Hunter North have Stata/IC Version 12.1.
How do I reset the default view in Stata?
In the command window, type:
How can I purchase Stata?
Stata is available at reduced rates for Hunter College students, faculty and staff. For information on buying Stata for home use, see the information posted here.
Please note that Stata Corporation released Stata Version 13.0 in July 2013, so if you purchase a
Which version (as opposed to version number) of Stata 12.1 is available at Hunter?
There are four versions of Stata Version No. 12.1:
For more information on Stata Versions, see this link on "Which Stata is Right for me?"
How can I change (increase or decrease) the memory set in Stata?
If you get a message from Stata saying:
In Stata/IC you can change the amount of memory Stata has allocated using the following comand: set memory #
On SSCL computers which run Windows XP, a 32 bit operating system, there is a software limit to how high you can set the memory. You will not be able to allocate more than 1.39 Gigabytes (GB) to Stata (i.e. set memory 1395m). This constraint is due to the nature of a 32 bit operating system - it applies to Windows as well as Linux.
You can use more memory with 64-bit Operating System (but no Lab at Hunter College currently offers Stata on a 64-bit OS) by doing the following:
closing Stata resets Stata to the default setting of 10mb.
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