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by yusofahmad
Tue Feb 13, 2007 7:05 pm
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: Premature expiry of key
Replies: 1
Views: 2142

Premature expiry of key

For some reason my key already expired wheras it was schedukled to expire on 13th of May. Now I can no longer use that key.. it says " there was a problem during activation".....????????????????
by yusofahmad
Mon Feb 12, 2007 2:01 pm
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: Key Problems on activation
Replies: 1
Views: 1513

Key Problems on activation

Hi all,

When trying to activate my SmartPLS using My Key, i get the error message of an activation error. Can u reset my key, please?
by yusofahmad
Fri Dec 01, 2006 8:23 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: still formative if weights of reflexive calcul. are used?
Replies: 4
Views: 3143

singular matrix-- bootstrapping

Hi Prof Bido. I understand that in this case the singular matrix is occuring during the bootstrapping porc. I am facing a similar problem. I can compute the model coefficients using the PLS-algorithm. However, possibly, when using bootstraps, the procedure leads to the problem of 2 identical columns...
by yusofahmad
Thu Nov 16, 2006 5:25 pm
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: .txt file
Replies: 1
Views: 1386

.txt file

The interactive tutorial tells me that I should import only.csv files. However, I have been exporting from Excel into .txt (tab delimited) files and have been importing the .txt files into SmartPLS. However, in SmartPLS once i click on the datafile, I get to see only 10 rows under "contents of ...
by yusofahmad
Thu Nov 16, 2006 9:59 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Cross-validated redundancies and cross-validated communaliti
Replies: 4
Views: 4634

recommended reading

Does the recommended reading also deal with indicator CV red. and CV com.?
by yusofahmad
Mon Nov 13, 2006 4:59 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: standardization/rescaling/outer weights
Replies: 0
Views: 1523

standardization/rescaling/outer weights

Hi all, I understand from what I have read that if certain conditions are met/not met, the MVs are standardized and then rescaled to calculate the final weights and loadings. What is the procedure used by SMARTPLS? Why does the restandardized measurement model mean? Should i use the values there or ...
by yusofahmad
Mon Nov 06, 2006 2:00 pm
Forum: Requested Features
Topic: Measure model specs not visible in report
Replies: 0
Views: 2962

Measure model specs not visible in report

Hi, Using the smartPLS v2 M3, I cant see the measurement model specification in the report. I do get to see the header followed by the header for the structural model specification. Since I am not sending the path diagram to the other person working on the same project (over email), there is no way ...
by yusofahmad
Mon Oct 30, 2006 4:47 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Cross-validated redundancies and cross-validated communaliti
Replies: 4
Views: 4634

Cross-validated redundancies and cross-validated communaliti

Hi all, I had a few questions and would be grateful for any answers to the same 1. is the cross-validated redundancy for an endogenous variable the same as the Stone-Geisser test and therefore should exceed zero if the var is to be retained 2. What if the cross-validated redundancy for an indicator ...
by yusofahmad
Thu Oct 26, 2006 12:09 pm
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: cross-validated communalities/Stone-Geisser
Replies: 2
Views: 4486

cross-validated communality

If the cross-validated redundancy represents the Q^2, then what is the interpretation of the cross-validated communalities-- for indicators and constructs?
by yusofahmad
Thu Oct 26, 2006 9:16 am
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: cross-validated communalities/Stone-Geisser
Replies: 2
Views: 4486

cross-validated communalities/Stone-Geisser

from earlier excel sheets posted on this forum, I understand that that both-- the cross validated communality and the cross validated redundancy -- use 1-SSE/SSO. However, the the expected values are calculated differently for both. Am I right in understanding that the Cross-validated communality gi...
by yusofahmad
Mon Oct 23, 2006 5:00 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Bootstrapping t-values
Replies: 21
Views: 21461

Bootstrapping SmartPLS2.0 M3

The bootstrapping output does not include such things as the AVE, R^2. In order for me to obtain these and also the significance tests for the model coefficients, do I need to run both separately-- the PLS algortithm and the bootstrapping procedure? Any help here would be highly appreciated. Thanks ...
by yusofahmad
Mon Sep 18, 2006 11:19 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: singular matrix
Replies: 3
Views: 3302

Thanks for the reply, Prof Bido and Sailors. Processing error while using dummy data.. identical coluns used for one formative indicator..problem solved
by yusofahmad
Fri Sep 08, 2006 12:44 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: singular matrix
Replies: 3
Views: 3302

singular matrix

In using the program on dummy data to evaluate a model, i got the message that was like "Singluar matrix obtained when estimating outer weights for a block. the problem could be solved by adding more indicators" But the program does not tell me which block this is. Anyways, I had 10 format...
by yusofahmad
Tue Aug 22, 2006 1:18 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Stone-Geisser test
Replies: 1
Views: 1937

Stone-Geisser test

Hi,

I ran a simple model using the data file that comes with the download. The output did not include a Stone-Geisser test. I am completely new to Smart-PLS. Does anyone know whether I can get the statistic using Smart-PLS

Regards,
Yusof