How to create a macro variable containing a list of variables in a DATA set

March 25, 2010
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Sometimes it is very handy to have a macro variable contanining the variables names of the dataset. Here are the 2 different ways you can create a macro variable with list of variables names ... *Method1: Using Proc Contents and Pro...
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The support.sas.com team wants to meet YOU at SAS Global Forum 2010

March 22, 2010
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Contributed by Memsy Price, Manager, Online Customer Support, SAS Spring has sprung in North Carolina and here on the support.sas.com team our thoughts have turned towards sunny afternoons, daffodils, and — oh my goodness! — all we have...
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Excel Pivot Tables and Filtering

March 17, 2010
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Excel Pivot Tables and Filtering

So I get a post this morning from my client saying everything looks great and they can't find any issues with the latest release. Happy moment, cigar time.Well, at this point I am over on the project and am working on my own time. That's fine consideri...
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Validating credit card numbers in SAS

March 16, 2010
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Major credit card issuing networks (including Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express) allow simple credit card number validation using the Luhn Algorithm (also called the “modulus 10″ or “mod 10″ algorithm). The follow...
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Use GTL to generate 2X1 panel

March 16, 2010
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1. GTL can easily put multiple images in a single panel;2. GTL can also apply multiple curves in a single column image;proc template; define statgraph graph.one; begingraph; entrytitle "Horsepower Profile in a 2X1 panel"; ...
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How many SAS programmer opens by states?

March 15, 2010
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How many SAS programmer opens by states?

1. Data by state is obtained manually from indeed.com (14 days range @15Mar2010);2. Conclusion: SAS programmer opens most occur on the east and west coastdata sites;length stcode $ 2;input stcode $ region sites;state=stfips(stcode);datalines;AR 6 ...
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Impressed with SAS Text Miner Help Files

March 15, 2010
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As a tech junkie, people in the office often come by to ask for help with various software.  As this is not a part of my job description and I have deadlines to meet, sometimes my response is "Press F1".  Of course, this will usually open the...
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PRXMATCH Function

March 13, 2010
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Prxmatch () function is very useful in locating the matching strings. Prxmatch() function has 2 parameters, the first parameter is the regular expression ID (i.e what you are looking in a string for a match) and the second parameter is the character ...
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$UPCASEw. format

March 10, 2010
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We all know the importance of UPCASE function in handling the character case strings. But do you know that a format can let you do the same as the UPCASE function (upcasing the variables).$UPCASEw. format works similar to the UPCASE Function. It also...
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