1. Accessing Data

  1. Ali Hezaveh

Published Online: 28 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118032367.ch1

SAS 9 Study Guide: Preparing for the Base Programming Certification Exam for SAS 9

SAS 9 Study Guide: Preparing for the Base Programming Certification Exam for SAS 9

How to Cite

Hezaveh, A. (2007) Accessing Data, in SAS 9 Study Guide: Preparing for the Base Programming Certification Exam for SAS 9, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118032367.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2011
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470164983

Online ISBN: 9781118032367

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Keywords:

  • raw data files;
  • INFILE statement options;
  • column pointer;
  • line pointer;
  • SAS data sets

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Using FORMATTED, LIST, and COLUMN Input to Read Raw Data Files

  • Using INFILE Statement Options to Control Processing When Reading Raw Data Files

  • Using Various Components of an INPUT Statement

  • Accessing Existing SAS Datasets with DATA Step Statements

  • Combining SAS Datasets Using DATA Step Statements