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SAS-AF® 9.1 Procedure Guide

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Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
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SAS/AF® 9.1

Procedure Guide



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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2004. SAS/AF ® 9.1 Procedure Guide. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS/AF® 9.1 Procedure Guide

Copyright © 2004, SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC, USA


ISBN 1-59047-225-X
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4 Introduction to SAS/AF Software 1


4 The BUILD Procedure 3

Overview 3


BUILD Procedure Syntax 4 BUILD Command Syntax 18

BUILD Procedure Windows 19

Chapter 3

      4 SAS/AF Catalog Entry Types 21 Overview 22

CBT Entries 23

CLASS Entries 30

FRAME Entries 31

HELP Entries 32

INTRFACE Entries 32

LIST Entries 33

MENU Entries 34

PROGRAM Entries 35

RANGE Entries 46

RESOURCE Entries 47

SCL Entries 48

General Attributes for Application Windows 50

Chapter 4

      4 Executing SAS/AF Applications 53 Overview 53

AF Command 53

AFAPPLICATION Command 59

Passing Options to an Application 61

Suppressing SAS Windows When a SAS/AF Application Opens 63

Chapter 5

      4 AF Window Commands 65 Overview 65

Window Management Commands 66

Scrolling Commands 72

Printing Commands 73

Appendix 1

       4 Recommended Reading 75 Recommended Reading 75

Glossary 77

Index 83

Contents

Chapter 1

Overview 1

Learning More 1

Chapter 2


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C H A P T E R

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Overview 1

Learning More 1

  SAS/AF software provides a set of tools that you can use to develop applications within the SAS System. SAS/AF applications provide interactive user interfaces to all the data access, management, analysis, and presentation features of SAS software.

  SAS/AF applications are stored in SAS catalog entries. You use the BUILD procedure (or the BUILD command) in SAS/AF software to create the following types of catalog entrie...