Linguistic Inquiry and Word Count (LIWC)
In order to be able to use LIWC, complete the following steps.
- Purchase LIWC.
- For LIWC 2015, the dictionary in the following .jar file in LIWC installation folder (e.g.
C:\Program Files (x86)\LIWC2015):
- You can open the jar file using WinRAR as an archive and find
- Further info: Issue 5 for LIWC2015
- Extract the
LIWC2015_English_Flat.dic using WinRar (THIS FILE IS STILL ENCRYPTED).
- Use the script
encrypting_liwc_dic.py change in and output locations and
.jar location to your directories.
- Use the unencrypted file, such as in the uploaded example
Additional information can be found here: LIWC and Issue 3 for LIWC2015