ATLAS.ti Mac English

In these video tutorials, we describe specific functions and procedures with ATLAS.ti Mac. Although watching these video tutorials will help you learn the basics of ATLAS.ti, it is useful to also read the program manuals (start with the Quick Tour), attend one of our free introductory webinars, or take one of our courses.

An overview of ATLAS.ti Mac. Watch here.

In this 2-hour video, we introduce you to the fundamentals of ATLAS.ti Mac. The video contains an interactive table of contents so that you can navigate directly to the topic of your interest. We recommend watching the entire video to those with no prior knowledge of the software. Recorded on May 19th 2016 using version 1.0.48 of the program.

Software installation. Watch here.

Downloading updates. Watch here.

Procedure to download updates in ATLAS.ti Mac. When opening ATLAS.ti, and if there is an update available, the system will prompt you to update. You may also check for updates once in a while by going to the ATLAS.ti menu and selecting “Check for Updates”. If an update is avaialable, always accept to download it.

Creating a new project. Watch here.

This video shows how to create a new project with ATLAS.ti for Mac OS X.

Export-Import project. Watch here.

This video tutorial shows how to export a project from ATLAS.ti 7 for Windows and import it into ATLAS.ti Mac.

Importing Survey Data. Watch here.

In this video tutorial, you will learn how to prepare a spreadsheet containing survey data for importation into ATLAS.ti. For more information on this, please read pages 22-25 of the ATLAS.ti Mac manual, which can be found here: https://atlasti.com/manuals-docs/. 28 minutes and 47 seconds.

Interface. Watch here.

This video gives an overview of the interface of ATLAS.ti for Mac OS X.

Adding documents. Watch here.

This tutorial shows how to import new documents into a project.

Adding a snapshot of a video document. Watch here.

Take a snapshot of a video frame. Use that snapshot as a regular project document.

Exploring your data: The Word Cruncher. Watch here.

In this video tutorial you will learn how to create word frequency counts using the Word Cruncher. Read about it on pages 87-88 of the manual: https://atlasti.com/manuals-docs/

Grouping documents. Watch here.

This video shows how to group document according to shared attributes.

Creating quotations. Watch here.

This video shows how to create free quotations, those quotations that are not immediately coded. They can be coded later on, but they are not ‘born’ connected to a code. Allows for an open-ended first approach to the data.

Hyperlinking (linking quotation semantically). Watch here.

This video shows different ways to link quotations semantically. This is what is known as ‘hyperlinking’ in ATLAS.ti.  7 minutes.

Previews in network views. Watch here.

Incorporating previews of quotations and documents into network views.

Coding. Watch here.

This video tutorial shows different ways of coding text, graphic and multimedia documents.

Coding a set of quotations, at once, with one code. Watch here.

This video shows two different ways of linking a set of quotations, at once, to one code.  3 minute and 36 seconds.

Auto Coding. Watch here.

In this video tutorial, you will learn how to code automatically using the Auto Code tool. You may learn more about this by reading pages 32-36 of the manual: https://atlasti.com/manuals-docs/.

Renaming codes. Watch here.

This video shows how to rename codes. One minute.

Grouping the Project Codes. Watch here.

In this video tutorial you will learn how to group the project codes. You may read about this on pages 37-38 of the manual: https://atlasti.com/manuals-docs

Smart codes. Watch here.

This video tutorial shows how to create reports in ATLAS.ti Mac 1.0.15 (81). More information on this can be found on pages 89-91 of the manual: https://atlasti.com/manuals-docs/. 12 and 34 seconds.

Filtering and querying the data. Watch here.

This video shows how to use the powerful filtering and querying tools of ATLAS.ti Mac.  21 minutes.

Creating an output of the codebook. Watch here.

This video tutorial shows how to create an output of the codebook in Excel. Eight minutes.

Working with memos. Watch here.

This video tutorial shows how to create and work with memos. Memos are spaces for reflection that can be connected to quotations and codes.

Working with network views. Watch here.

In this video tutorial you will learn how to work with network views in ATLAS.ti Mac. Also read pages 51-57 and 60-70: https://atlasti.com/manuals-docs/

Code Forest and Code Tree. Watch here.

In this video we explain the Code Forest and the Code Tree tools in ATLAS.ti Mac. 10 minutes and 34 seconds.

Code-Document Table (code frequency matrix).Watch here.

This tools counts number of quotations linked to a code or code group across documents, as well as the number of words that make up the quotations linked to a code or code group across documents. 4 minute 46 seconds.

Creating Outputs for All Objects. Watch here.

Outputs for all objects of the project. 12 minutes 33 seconds.

Creating Outputs in Excel: Document Information. Watch here.

This video tutorial shows how to create an output in Excel of the information related to the project documents. This includes comments and the number of quotation. 4 minutes.

Creating outputs in Excel: Codebook. Watch here.

Excel outputs of codes with their definitions and other information.

Creating outputs in Excel: Quotations by code. Watch here.

This video shows how to create an output of quotations by code in Excel. This topic is also described in the video on filtering and querying the data.

Creating outputs in Word (DOC/DOCX) and OpenOffice format (ODT). Watch here.

This video shows how to create outputs in a word processor format (DOC/DOCX/ODT).  Seven minutes.

Snapshots of video documents. Watch here. 

You can create snapshots of video documents. These snapshots are transformed into graphic documents and incorporated into the project.

Merging Projects. Watch here.

In this video tutorial, Dr. Susanne Friese explains the process of merging projects in ATLAS.ti Mac. The function has be implemented with version 1.0.50 or later. 14 minutes and 28 seconds.

Export and Import Code List. Watch here.

Exporting and importing code lists in ATLAS.ti Mac. Useful for sharing code structures between projects and also when the code structure is created beforehand in an Excel spreadsheet. Six minutes and 41 seconds.