ATLAS.ti 8 Windows
ATLAS.ti 8 is highly intuitive and easier to learn and use than any other QDA program–including older versions of ATLAS.ti.
For our latest offering, we listened closely to our users’ needs and wishes, and have focused especially on a maximum degree of usability. ATLAS.ti 8’s completely revamped interface has been designed to follow rigorous priciples of function-oriented usability. It employs a logical ribbon structure, context menus and keyboard shortcuts to make your work flow as ergonomic as possible.
Shortcomings of older versions have been eliminated, and much requested new functionality has been added. Most notably, unlimited Undo/Redo is now possible with every aspect of the program. Full native Unicode support lets you work with material in any language and character set. An easy-to-use search tool performs fine-grained searches on every level of your project. Simultaneous work with multiple data sources supports new comparative approaches.
ATLAS.ti 8 is easy to learn. Many formerly convoluted processes have been radically simplified. The focus is on getting results quickly and efficiently.
ATLAS.ti 8 is powerful and innovative. Stylish network visualizations serve both the analytical process and provide excellent presentation tools. Importing surveys, data from Twitter as well as from your favorite reference manager is a breeze.
ATLAS.ti 8 comes with with the future built-in. Completely rewritten and based on the latest technology, ATLAS.ti 8 allows for rapid, modular expansion. So expect to see previously unthinkable new possibilities in the coming months and years as ATLAS.ti 8 continues to grow by design.
These are some of the powerful new features:
- State-of-the-art, highly intuitive user interface with ribbons, tabbed views
- Instant access to all project items via Navigator
- Regions permit working with multiple documents, memos, networks etc. simultaneously
- More powerful “margin” than ever, many new interactive functions.
- Direct import of Twitter and Evernote data
- Support for literature review through import from reference managers such as Endnote
- Multi-functional word clouds for all object types
- Groups for all object types
- Unicode throughout – work with documents in any language or character set
- Undo/Redo (100 steps)
- Powerful Visual Query Editor
- SmartCodes and SmartGroups
- Split Codes
- Full project search (former “Word cruncher”) significantly improved with dynamic fade-in/fade-out hit categories
- Elegant and trememdously useful new network layout options
- Previews and comments for all items
- Bi-directional project exchange with ATLAS.ti Mac
- Under the hood: Clean separation of data layer, application logic, and user interface, latest technology for safe and reliable performance.
Features Yet To Come
- Document editing
- Print documents with margin
- Inter-rater reliability
- Relative values in code-doc table
To import your project from version 7 into ATLAS.ti 8, in ATLAS.ti 7.5 select Project > Export > Transfer Bundle (for Mac & A8). This creates a single-file copy of your project. In ATLAS.ti 8, select “Import Project” from the start screen.
IMPORTANT: While project transfer from ATLAS.ti 7 Windows to ATLAS.ti 8 is fully supported, there is no backwards compatibility with ATLAS.ti 7.
To transfer your project to another computer with either ATLAS.ti 8 or ATLAS.t Mac installed, simply export it via File > Export.
The Feature Matrix below offers detailed information about available and planned features for the Mac edition of ATLAS.ti: