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Hints for recruiting short-term SAS expertise 2 Replies

HiHas anyone previously recruited a SAS programmer for a short-term contract who could give me any hints on where to advertise please? Nothing confirmed yet but apparently HR have "never recruited anyone like that" before so are asking for ideas in…Continue

Started by Felicity Ricketts. Last reply by James Ogilvie yesterday.

SAS log browser

Hi allDoes anyone have any experience of products which facilitate browsing the SAS log? The sort of thing that will pick out certain messages, and so on. I have heard of one or two but I'd like to see what else is around and what experience you…Continue

Tags: notepad++, browser, log

Started by Howard Lethbridge Feb 9.

February fun - user defined formats for time-stamps

Of course there is the DATETIME.formatHowever, I have not found a better way of bringing time-stamp info from SAS to excel than use of the user-defined format belowIn my experience, the time-stamp values formatted as DATETIME. arrive in excel…Continue

Tags: FORMAT, PICTURE, directives, PROC, year

Started by Peter Crawford Feb 7.

Issue with picking the final result of cumulative average and then using it for further computation 4 Replies

Hi All, I have a base dataset on which I am performing computation as:  data one;input name$ sal;datalines;A 100B 200C 300D 400E 500;run; Now, I want to calculate as: data two;set one;array x(*) sal;do i = 1 to dim(x);mypercentage =…Continue

Started by Gurmeet Kaur. Last reply by Gurmeet Kaur Feb 6.

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SAS Programming and Data Visualization Techniques: A Power User's Guide (published August 2015)

SAS Programming and Data Visualization Techniques: A Power User’s Guide brings together a wealth of ideas about strategic and tactical solutions to everyday situations experienced when transferring, extracting, processing, analyzing, and…


Posted by Phil Holland on January 25, 2017 at 22:27

Hack 2.2 Creating a Subset of a SAS Data Set for Testing

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