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Variable Manager

 

Overview

The Variable Manager is used to view, edit, delete, or export variable data or to display a confusion matrix of variables associated with the selected dataset.

 

Actions

1. Click a dataset that has an associated variable (it is tagged with one of the variable icons - a complete dataset or an incomplete dataset ) in the Experiments navigator. The dataset is highlighted.

2. Select Variable Manager from the Tools menu. The Variable Manager is displayed.

 

Editing a Variable

a) Click on a variable name. The item is highlighted.

b) Click the Edit button. The Edit Variable dialog is displayed.

c) Type in a new name and/or description for the variable.

d) Click OK to keep the changes, or click Cancel to keep the original name and description.

 

Deleting a Variable

a) Click on a variable name. The item is highlighted.

b) Click the Delete button.

c) The variable is deleted

 

Exporting a Variable

a) Click on a variable name. The item is highlighted.

b) Click the Export button. The Save As dialog is displayed.

c) Type in a name for the data file or accept the file name GeneLinkerô generates.

d) Click Save. The variable data is exported to the file in two-column format. For example:

 

Related Topics:

Displaying a Confusion Matrix

Variables Overview