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by nayabeyes
Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:52 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: why we call it PLS?
Replies: 2
Views: 1144

Thank you Hengkov...can I ask one another stupid question, like SmartPLS uses Least Squares method for estimation then how about AMOS? please with thanks
by nayabeyes
Tue May 28, 2013 7:33 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: why we call it PLS?
Replies: 2
Views: 1144

why we call it PLS?

I hope it would be not a stupid question to ask "why we call it partial least squares"...what the name suggests? is it show something partially?
by nayabeyes
Mon May 27, 2013 6:31 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: confirmatory tetrad analysis PLS (CTA-PLS)
Replies: 2
Views: 1515

Thank you. Sure I know we cannot run CTA-PLS in SmartPLS but I want to do it in any other software. I want to do it to confirm whether I should take reflective or formative items. I read some literature but is not so practical and seems very difficult to follow. Thanking you.
by nayabeyes
Thu May 16, 2013 8:01 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: confirmatory tetrad analysis PLS (CTA-PLS)
Replies: 2
Views: 1515

confirmatory tetrad analysis PLS (CTA-PLS)

Please if anyone can provide a reference (video much better) practical tutorial for confirmatory tetrad analysis PLS (CTA-PLS) how to contact it. I have read all literature but I want a practical tutorial. I want to use it to test/confirm whether my some of variables’ items should be formative or re...
by nayabeyes
Fri Apr 19, 2013 5:13 pm
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: Ph.D dissertation using SmartPLS
Replies: 1
Views: 1952

Ph.D dissertation using SmartPLS

Please it would be nice if anyone can provide his/her Ph.D thesis used SmartPLS (in English only) with regards.
by nayabeyes
Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:27 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: molecular adn molar second-order factors
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

Thanks a lot. I already got and read the paper Chin and Gopal paper (1995).

Check Chin and Gopal paper (1995) in The DATABASE Information System and some paper in journal chemometric but I forget the title.

Best Regards,
Hengky[/quote]
by nayabeyes
Sat Mar 30, 2013 7:47 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: molecular adn molar second-order factors
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

Really thank you, you really solved my big problem. Please let me confirm again. It means Molar = First order construct Type II and second-order construct with Type IV Molecular = First order construct Type IV and second-order construct with Type III. It also means that we must have other types mola...
by nayabeyes
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:30 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: molecular adn molar second-order factors
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

Really thank you but now what is Type I, II, III and IV. Regards.
by nayabeyes
Wed Mar 27, 2013 1:04 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: molecular adn molar second-order factors
Replies: 6
Views: 2590

molecular adn molar second-order factors

Please what is the difference between molecular second-order factor and molar second-order factor (also with both with reflective and formative dimensions), Regards.
by nayabeyes
Mon Mar 11, 2013 7:14 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: logarithm of size and age
Replies: 0
Views: 1616

logarithm of size and age

Please what is meant by "the metric of organizational size is the logarithm of the number of employees of the firm" and the logarithm of the number of years since firm foundation? and how to make logarithm please.
by nayabeyes
Sun Dec 18, 2011 6:57 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Product Indicator Approach/interaction effects
Replies: 2
Views: 1299

Thanking message

Dear Ismail,
Really thank you for your kind guidance. I will follow your instructions.
by nayabeyes
Sun Dec 11, 2011 3:09 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Product Indicator Approach/interaction effects
Replies: 2
Views: 1299

Product Indicator Approach/interaction effects

Hello, Greetings From the last few days I am trying to learn the Product Indicator Approach (Chin et al., 1996) for interaction effects but still I could not understand it. Therefore, I would be very thankful if anyone could facilitate me in this regard and if could share some solved solutions for f...
by nayabeyes
Thu Nov 24, 2011 6:10 am
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: error
Replies: 3
Views: 1683

error: c:\Program Files\ SmartPLS2\ configuration\1318596401

hi anuthrasirisena!
did you solve the problem? please i am getting the same error.
An error has occurred, see the log file
c:\Program Files\ SmartPLS2\ configuration\1318596401245.log

Would you mind to help me.