We’ve made an video: Introduction into JATOS
Get started in 4 steps
Download JATOS and install a local instance
Open JATOS’ GUI by going to http://localhost:9000/jatos/login in your browser window
Download and import an example study
Download one of the Example Studies, e.g. the ‘Go- / No-Go Task’ with jsPsych. Do not unzip the downloaded file.
Import the study into JATOS: Go to JATOS’ GUI in your browser and click on Import Study in the header. Choose the .zip file you just downloaded. The imported study should appear in the sidebar on the left.
Explore the GUI
In the sidebar click the study to get into the study’s page.
To do a test run of the entire study, click on Run in the toolbar on top of the page.
If you finished running through the study, you can check the results.
- To see whole-study results, click on the Results button on the top of the page.
- To see results from individual components, click on the Results buttons on each component’s row.
For example, you can see each result’s details by clicking on the little arrow to the left of its row (more information on how to mangage results).
Here’s a screenshot of a study’s results view:
Now it’s time to explore a little bit more.
- You can click on any component’s position button and drag it to a new position within the study.
Here’s a screenshot of a component’s properties view: