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 Georg Datler posted on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 8:09 am
Hello,

I used the R3STEP.
Now I do not get the PLOT "Estimated probabilities for a categorical latent variable as a function of its covariates"
anymore.

Is there a way to get it? (If not, could you point me to the reason?)

Many thanks
Georg Datler
 Bengt O. Muthen posted on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 6:51 am
We do give that plot also with R3STEP so there must be something else going on with your run - to diagnose it we have to see your output. Send to Support along with your license number.
 Danyel Moosmann posted on Friday, July 13, 2018 - 1:04 pm
Hello,
I ran a longitudinal LCA and have selected a 4 class model and now want to look at covariates. Can you tell me how Mplus handles missing data on the indicators when using R3step? My indicators do have missing data, but when I ran the unconditional model, I used FIML and all of my cases were used. However, when I ran the conditional model, I lost several cases. Is there a special way to invoke FIML when using R3step?

Thanks so much.
Danyel
 Tihomir Asparouhov posted on Friday, July 13, 2018 - 3:15 pm
The reason for the deleted cases is missing data in the covariates (not the indicators). You can use the manual R3step, see section 3
http://statmodel.com/download/webnotes/webnote15.pdf
where you can include a model for the covariates. Instead of
C on X; you would use C on X; X;
 Danyel Moosmann posted on Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:21 pm
Thanks so much, Tihomir.

Danyel
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