Minitab Worksheets

Minitab is a general statistics package from Minitab, Inc.  Stat/Transfer will read Minitab worksheets written by Versions 8 - 14 of Minitab and will write Version 11 worksheets.

 

Standard extension:  mtw

 

Reading Minitab Worksheets

 

Stat/Transfer reads Minitab columns.  It does not read the constants or matrices that may be stored in Minitab worksheets.

 

Version 12 of Minitab introduced a new project file type that may contain several worksheets along with other data.  Stat/Transfer will read these worksheets.

 

Stat/Transfer reads Minitab Versions from version 8. 

 

Writing Minitab Worksheets

 

Stat/Transfer writes Minitab columns to Version 11 format or in the Version 12+ worksheet format.

 

Missing Values

Minitab recognizes missing values.

 

Output Variable Types

The output variable type that results from each target variable type is given in the following table:

 

 

Target Type

Output Type

 

byte

int

long

float

double

Number

 

string

Text

 

date

time

date/time

Date/time