The limitation is in Excel, version 4.0, which is the version SPSS exports to.
There are practically no limits for SPSS itself as regards the number of cases.
You may try to export your SPSS data set in dBase format (dbf), and then read
the data in Excel, either all the cases or a selection that Excel could
Universidad del Salvador
Buenos Aires, Argentina
> I have a file of more than 20,000 cases in SPSS. When I saved it as an excel
> file, SPSS output only about 16,000 cases, instead of all cases in the file.
> Is there any limitation in SPSS 7.5 as to the size/number of records that
> can be output to other file formats?
> Hairong Li