# Transforming Data

## About Transforming Data

The Data Editor has the ability to enter a transform equation. When a transform equation is active the data will be transformed during analysis. In addition, a transformed column may also be generated and added to the Data Editor. (See Add Transform Variable.)

## To Specify a Transform Equation for Analysis

- Select
**Data|Transform**from the menu. - The following form will be displayed.
- Select the Transform Equation.
- Enter the Constant for the Equation.
- Click the OK Button

## To Turn Off the Transform

Select No Transform for the Transform equation.

### Transform Equations

Select the Transform Equation to use here.

### Transform Constants

Enter the Constants to use in the Transform Equation here.

### Transform Equation

The Transform Equation will be displayed here.

### OK Button

Click this button to accept the entered transform configuration.

### Cancel Button

Click this button to cancel any changes made to the Transform configuration and exit.

### Transform Help

Click this button to select help.

### Transform Tab

This tab allows entry of the Transform equation. This will activate the transforms during any reading of the data. To add a new variable select the

__Add Transform Variables Tab__.### Add Transform Variable

From this Tab, a variable can be created or modified using the Transform Equation.

### Apply Random Normal

Checking this will generate random normal values and the apply the transform on the random value.