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by malsuwaidi
Mon Sep 30, 2013 3:55 pm
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: A post that guides for new users
Replies: 10
Views: 1598

A post that guides for new users

Is there a post that guides new users with smartpls, especially in testing models with mediation and moderation effect?
by malsuwaidi
Sun Sep 29, 2013 9:49 pm
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: smartpls considers -1 as a valid value
Replies: 0
Views: 2047

smartpls considers -1 as a valid value

It seems that Smartpls considers the missing value as a valid value in the dataset and includes it in the calculations. I faced discrepancy in correlations and alpha scores between spss and smartpls. However, when I selected the mean replacement function for missing values the correlations and alpha...
by malsuwaidi
Sun Sep 29, 2013 6:26 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: spss and smartpls huge correlation differences
Replies: 2
Views: 1438

Thanks Christian for your response. Issue resolved.
by malsuwaidi
Sat Sep 28, 2013 9:10 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: spss and smartpls huge correlation differences
Replies: 2
Views: 1438

spss and smartpls huge correlation differences

I used smartpls and spss to find out the correlations. The smartpls correlations are totally different than the spss. The spss result is more logical. For example, my model is like IV--> different mediators --> DV and one of the mediators is negative emotions which is negatively correlated to IV and...
by malsuwaidi
Sun Sep 15, 2013 5:23 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Alpha scores different than R and SPSS
Replies: 0
Views: 1722

Alpha scores different than R and SPSS

I used smartpls, R and spss to check the alpha scores of some of my items. Spss and R gave same scores but smartpls gave different and much higher than the others. Do anyone knows why I am facing such issue?