About this Course

Duration 2 Days

This course demonstrates how to extend JMP software& #39;s functionality using the JMP Scripting Language (JSL) to automate routine procedures, extend or create new procedures, and customize reports.


Before attending this course, it is recommended you complete the Statistical Data Exploration Using JMP(R) Software course or have equivalent experience.

Who should attend

Anyone familiar with JMP who wants to learn the JMP Scripting Language (JSL)

Delegates will learn how to

  • use the basic elements in JSL
  • use messages, functions, and expressions to create new data tables and columns, control analyses, and capture or modify reports
  • create and use dialogs to adapt script behavior
  • save JMP scripts as JMP Add-Ins to automate routine analyses and reporting and facilitate script deployment.


Scripting Concepts

  • introducing scripting
  • introducing object-oriented approach
  • reviewing how to generate scripts interactively
  • storing scripts in the Table panel

JSL Building Blocks

  • understanding operators, numbers, and names
  • understanding lists and expressions
  • understanding comments, commas, parentheses, quoted strings, and matrices
  • introducing a visual JSL style to make reading, interpreting, and understanding JSL easy


  • using the For, While, Break, and Continue functions
  • using the If, Match, and Choose functions

Data Table Scripts

  • creating new tables and columns
  • changing or adding column properties
  • using basic matrix functions in JSL

Platform Scripts

  • understanding platform layers (analysis and report)
  • reporting display tree structure
  • building custom windows

Dialogs, List, and Custom Menu Items

  • making and using custom dialogs
  • understanding substitution in expressions, lists, and strings
  • creating a JMP Add-In

2 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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