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SAS 9.3 Companion for Windows

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Original Publication Date: 2011-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-17
Document File: 714 page(s) / 4M

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SAS Institute Inc.

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SAS® 9.3 Companion for Windows

SAS® Documentation



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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2011. SAS® 9.3 Companion for Windows. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS® 9.3 Companion for Windows

Copyright © 2011, SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC, USA

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Contents

               PART 1 Running SAS under Windows 1
Chapter 1 • Getting Started under Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

SAS: Exploiting the Power of Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Starting SAS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Files Used by SAS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Submitting SAS Code . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
Interrupting Your SAS Session . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
Running Windows or MS-DOS Commands from w...