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Changing the description for a category
You can choose whether to show category names or descriptions in your tables. Changes apply to all tables.
To switch between category names and descriptions
1 Click: Tools > Options.
2 In the Options dialog, click the Display tab.
3 In the Display categories as list, select Names or Labels, and then click OK.
To change a category description
1 In the Variables pane, select the variable that you want to change.
2 Click Variables > Edit Variable.
This opens the Edit Variable window and displays a list of all the categories in the variable.
3 Press F2, with the cursor positioned in a category description column for the category you want to change, and edit it as required.
4 Choose Save and Close from the toolbar.
See also
Editing variables