DataLab is a compact statistics package aiming at exploratory data analysis. Please visit the DataLab Web site for more information....

Loading Data

Command: File -> Load ->

DataLab supports several formats for loading data into the system. One format, with the file extension .IDT, is the native format of DataLab, the other format, with file extension .ASC, is a readable text format:

IDT files binary files which contain not only data but also additional information such as window sizes or colors
ASC files readable text files containing only the data
ASC-Files from Clipboard reads an ASC file from the Windows clipboard
CSV Files reads CSV files
Excel Tables imports Microsoft Excel tables (XLS and XLSX files)
Extract Data from Textfile extracts data from complex text files by means of a script
Simple Text Import importing text data exhibiting a simple data structure