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  1. Roberta, I'm glad that the issue is resolved. ...

    Roberta,

    I'm glad that the issue is resolved.

    Please let us know if you need further assistance.
  2. First, check to make sure that your image files...

    First, check to make sure that your image files are in the .bmp format and are 8-bit color depth. DirectRT tends to work best with images of an 8-bit depth. It's not too difficult to do this...
  3. If you are able to save your Powerpoint files as...

    If you are able to save your Powerpoint files as some version that is compatible with use in the Microsoft Explorer browser, you could try using the Web Tracker item type that would allow for...
  4. If you are using html code to build the website,...

    If you are using html code to build the website, consider using a Custom Item type that would also allow you to program the ability for certain responses to become recorded in the MediaLab data...
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    Remove the contents of cell L2 from your file...

    Remove the contents of cell L2 from your file named "stroop.csv." You cannot have anything in a row of DirectRT file after the use of the terminator (i.e., the *).
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    Thank you for the kind words, rosariocloninger!...

    Thank you for the kind words, rosariocloninger! I'm glad that you are finding our resources helpful. Please feel free to ask us questions any time.
  7. Please do try using the English based version of...

    Please do try using the English based version of Excel (and an English based version of the Windows operating system if possible) and let me know what happens.
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    Sometimes the image files will work with DirectRT...

    Sometimes the image files will work with DirectRT when you open them in the IrfanView software and resave them in the .bmp file format.

    If that doesn't work, I'll be happy to look at your files....
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    Hi ckmeyers! If using image files in DirectRT,...

    Hi ckmeyers!

    If using image files in DirectRT, make sure that they are .bmp format and 8 bit depth. You can get more information about this here in the DirectRT manual:
    ...
  10. It would be most expedient if I could see the...

    It would be most expedient if I could see the actual .csv input file and the text files. Please upload a copy of them to this discussion thread or send them to support@empirisoft.com and reference...
  11. To prevent messages from showing up, you need to...

    To prevent messages from showing up, you need to put a value of 0 in the MinMax cell in the row of the styles.drt file that has the same styles number as the styles cell of those trials in your...
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    Take a look at the cursor function and example...

    Take a look at the cursor function and example files as described here in the DirectRT manual:

    http://www.empirisoft.com/directrt/help/directrt_samples_v2006_lightgun_touchscreen_cursor.htm
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    Please describe how you did the installation of...

    Please describe how you did the installation of the software. Did you use the default method and settings of the software installation?
  14. MediaLab can play video files while displaying a...

    MediaLab can play video files while displaying a scale item for participants by using the Backvideo field in the Scale Reponse item. Specify the pathway to the desired video file in the Backvideo...
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    Cells G2 through G25 have nothing in them. You...

    Cells G2 through G25 have nothing in them. You need a valid entry for a stim cell in them. Put at least a ~ for a blank screen.
  16. The existing versions of MediaLab cannot change...

    The existing versions of MediaLab cannot change the type of scale used in the online rating item in the .que files.
  17. Assuming that you have two different versions of...

    Assuming that you have two different versions of the questionnaire file, you can use the text label field of the scale response items in each version to contain an appropriate label for each answer...
  18. Please post a copy of your .csv input file here...

    Please post a copy of your .csv input file here or send it to support@empirisoft.com (reference case 29182) and I will be happy to take a look at it.
  19. When using the online rating item type in...

    When using the online rating item type in MediaLab, the only features of the scale that can be changed are the number of and label ratings of the scale points (see here in the MediaLab manual for...
  20. There are a few different possibilities I can...

    There are a few different possibilities I can think of here, so the best thing would be for me to take a look at the responses.xls file and its corresponding .que file. Please either upload them here...
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    Hello Ashley, Just so I'm clear about the...

    Hello Ashley,

    Just so I'm clear about the issue, it sounds like MediaLab moves to a blank screen whenever participants press the CapsLock key. Is that accurate?

    If you could send me a copy of...
  22. Please see if the touchscreen example that came...

    Please see if the touchscreen example that came with DirectRT works correctly with your copy of DirectRT. You can find it to run in the DirectRT folder at DirectRT\Samples\6 -...
  23. I would be happy to try and run your files on my...

    I would be happy to try and run your files on my copy of DirectRT to see what I can do. Please either upload a copy of all the files needed to run it in DirectRT here or send them to...
  24. Your file does not have all of the columns...

    Your file does not have all of the columns required to run it in DirectRT. You are missing all of the columns that need to come before the first stim column, namely (in order from left to right in...
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    Take a look at this thread from the Empirisoft...

    Take a look at this thread from the Empirisoft Support forums:

    http://www.empirisoft.com/support/showthread.php/4735-Simulating-Chat-room-Instant-messaging-(case-493)?highlight=chat
  26. Have you tried the DirectRT feature of using open...

    Have you tried the DirectRT feature of using open ended responses as stimuli as described here in the DirectRT manual:

    ...
  27. I would be happy to take a look at your files to...

    I would be happy to take a look at your files to see if I can replicate and diagnose the problem. Please upload all the files to a reply on this forum thread or send them to support@empirisoft.com...
  28. Unfortunately, using a USB adapter would not...

    Unfortunately, using a USB adapter would not work. Windows still obscures actual pin access when using a USB / LPT adapter. You need to use a parallel port card.
  29. Hello, DirectRT does not currently have a...

    Hello,

    DirectRT does not currently have a feature that allows for actions based on real-time calculations of responses. So DirectRT cannot be programmed to use information like the total number of...
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    Bianca, As mentioned before, the data only...

    Bianca,

    As mentioned before, the data only gets written at the end of a MediaLab session, so there isn't any way to save responses until all of the files in the .exp file for a session are run.
    ...
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    MediaLab only creates output files once the .exp...

    MediaLab only creates output files once the .exp file started during a MediaLab session is run to completion. It also only records data for any .que files in the .exp file if the .exp file is run...
  32. Can you please clarify what keyboard entry is...

    Can you please clarify what keyboard entry is supposed to trigger the green button? I ask because I only used your original .csv file to make the one trial file I sent you, so it's the response...
  33. Here are a few things that you can try on the...

    Here are a few things that you can try on the computer on which you are having trouble running your files on DirectRT.

    1) First, change the screen size setting under the Options button of your...
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    Please send me a copy of the IATs-both those that...

    Please send me a copy of the IATs-both those that work and are broken-and the files needed to run them on my copy of DirectRT. You can either upload them here or send them to me directly at...
  35. The "flash" is a normal part of DirectRT...

    The "flash" is a normal part of DirectRT functioning as DirectRT ends one trial row of the input file and prepares to present the subsequent trial row. You can try setting the background color of the...
  36. Hi, I'd love to see what files you already...

    Hi,

    I'd love to see what files you already created and try to run them on my copy of DirectRT. Please either upload them here or send them to me directly at support@empirisoft.com (please...
  37. You're quite welcome. We'd love to hear a...

    You're quite welcome. We'd love to hear a follow-up about what computer you purchase and how it works with DirectRT and MediaLab.
  38. DirectRT can randomly select trials from an input...

    DirectRT can randomly select trials from an input file as long as the trials have the same positive nonzero integer in the wgr cell of that row of the input file. You can also select a subset of...
  39. I'm glad that this has been helpful. In regards...

    I'm glad that this has been helpful. In regards to your last response, is it necessary to randomize twice? Randomization of elements two times does not make the elements "more random" after a first...
  40. I will be sure to pass this suggestion to our...

    I will be sure to pass this suggestion to our programmers.
  41. For your file named Exp 2.cv, insert a row after...

    For your file named Exp 2.cv, insert a row after trial 48 in the block (e.g., right after row 50). Use a value of 0 in the wgr cell of this new row. This will make DirectRT present only 48 trials...
  42. Skipping only works with the responses made in...

    Skipping only works with the responses made in whatever single trial is currently being run in a DirectRT session. DirectRT cannot skip or jump based on the input of more than one trial and can only...
  43. When running a .exp file, all parts of that .exp...

    When running a .exp file, all parts of that .exp file must be successfully completed before any data is recorded.
  44. I can't say how MediaLab or DirectRT work...

    I can't say how MediaLab or DirectRT work specifically with the Lenovo Thinkpad X1 because we do not have any direct experience with it. We try to speak to what we have experience with, thus the...
  45. You could use skipping for the response to each...

    You could use skipping for the response to each of the trials in the block. In your example with the three trials, you could set up a skip pattern like this:

    Trial 1

    Correct response = skip to...
  46. Please send me the .que files and other files...

    Please send me the .que files and other files necessary to run them. You can either upload them here or send them to me directly at support@empirisoft.com (please reference case 27293). I'd like to...
  47. If you already have the computer, you should try...

    If you already have the computer, you should try DirectRT on it. We are happy to provide free trials that are good for 21 days of use.

    Just download and install DirectRT from here on the...
  48. I am not aware of anyone who has used either...

    I am not aware of anyone who has used either DirectRT or MediaLab specifically with a Lenovo Thinkpad X1, so I don't know exactly what would happen when using either program. However, it would...
  49. We're sorry to hear that you have experienced...

    We're sorry to hear that you have experienced issues involving loss of data during your use of MediaLab. MediaLab does require that any .que files are successfully run to completion to record the...
  50. Hello Nick, For what you describe, the...

    Hello Nick,

    For what you describe, the appropriate item choice would be to use a custom item. However, the trick is to have html code that allows you to record the amount of time that a mouse...
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