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Apr 11, 2016 10:23 AM
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**The following is part of a script I am trying to run. I want to divide my X variable before plotting. I have tried several things, but am not getting it right. Can someone help me?**

**Thanks!**

**Graph Builder(**

**Variables(** ** **

X**(** :Line 160 Cases **)**,

Y**(** :Line 160 Broke **)**,

Wrap**(** :Month **)**,

Color**(** :Month **)**** **

**)**,** **

Points**(** X, Y, Legend**(** **27** **)** **)**,

Line Of Fit**(** X, Y, Legend**(** **29** **)**, Confidence of Fit**(** **0** **)**, Equation**(** **1** **)** **)**

**)**, ** **** **

Steve

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Sorry, you need another closed parentheses in the X variable line (I neglected to put it there in the code that I pasted):

X**(** Transform Column**(** "My X/1000", Formula**(** :Line 160 Cases / **1000** **)** **)** **)**,

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Apr 11, 2016 10:52 AM
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I do not understand what you are saying when you say that you want to divide your X variable? Group it in the graph, divide it by some number, split the data into separate subsets?????

Jim

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Apr 11, 2016 10:57 AM
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Jim, I want to divide each X value by 1000 before plotting. I don't want to create another column and the current X column is being used in formulas for other columns already, so I don't want to have to edit all those formulas.

Thankls!

Steve

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Apr 11, 2016 11:53 AM
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Try this:

Graph Builder**(**

Variables**(**

X**(** Transform Column**(** "My X/1000", Formula**(** :Line 160 Cases / **1000** **)** **)**,

Y**(** :Line 160 Broke **)**,

Wrap**(** :Month **)**,

Color**(** :Month **)**

**)**,

Points**(** X, Y, Legend**(** **27** **)** **)**,

Line Of Fit**(** X, Y, Legend**(** **29** **)**, Confidence of Fit**(** **0** **)**, Equation**(** **1** **)** **)**

**)**;

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Apr 11, 2016 12:19 PM
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No luck: I get an error message: **Unexpected end of input. Perhaps there is a missing "," or ")". Trying to parse arguments of function "Graph Builder". Line 21 Column2:)**

I typed the code exactly as you have it. I even copied and pasted, but no luck.

Steve

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Sorry, you need another closed parentheses in the X variable line (I neglected to put it there in the code that I pasted):

X**(** Transform Column**(** "My X/1000", Formula**(** :Line 160 Cases / **1000** **)** **)** **)**,

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Apr 11, 2016 12:32 PM
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