SAS-ACCESS®9 for R-3 User's Guide
Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-18
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SAS/ACCESS®9 for R/3
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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2002. SAS/ACCESS ® 9 for R/3: User's Guide. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.
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4 How to Use This Book 1
Structure of This Book 1
4 Overview 3
Getting Started with the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 3
Searching R/3 Metadata 5
Exporting R/3 Metadata to SAS/Warehouse Administrator 7
4 Accessing and Using R/3 Data 11 Introduction 11
Accessing Data Using Direct Access and ODBC 11
Accessing Data Using the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 11
4 Using the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 15 Introduction 16
Using the Logon Utility 16
Using the Local Setup Utility 23
Using the Datamodel Explorer 27
Using the List of R/3 Tables 49
Using the List of Descriptors 50
Using the Search Metadata Utility 53
Performing Batch Operations 55
4 Using the RFC Server 59
Overview of the RFC Server 59
Using the RFC Server on UNIX 59
Using the RFC Server on Windows NT 60
Using the RFC Macros and Macro Variables 60
Using the R/3 BAPI Connector: Logon Window 73
4 Recommended Reading 75 Recommended Reading 75
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C H A P T E R
How to Use This Book
Introduction 1 Audience 1
Structure of This Book 1
SAS/ACCESS® 9 to R/3: User's Guide describes the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 from SAP AG. It provides primary support for the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 Version 9.0.
This book is intended...