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SAS-FSP® 9.1 Procedures Guide

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Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
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SAS/FSP® 9.1 Procedures Guide


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

SAS/FSP® 9.1 Procedures Guide

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

ISBN 1-59047-226-8
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4 Introduction to SAS/FSP Procedures 1

Overview 1

Uses and Features of SAS/FSP Procedures 1

Chapter 2

4 The FSBROWSE Procedure 5

Overview 5
FSBROWSE Procedure Syntax 5 FSBROWSE Command Syntax 6
Using the FSBROWSE Procedure 7

Chapter 3

4 The FSEDIT Procedure 9

Overview 9
FSEDIT Procedure Syntax 10

FSEDIT Command Syntax 21

Chapter 4

      4 FSEDIT Procedure Windows 23 Overview 24

Viewing and Editing Observations 24

Creating a New Data Set 37

Creating an FSEDIT Application 40

Modifying Screens and Identifying Fields 43

Editing, Browsing, and Compiling Program Statements 51

Assigning Special Attributes to Fields 52

Modifying General Parameters 57

Creating Application-Specific Key Definitions 60

Chapter 5

      4 The FSLETTER Procedure 63 Overview 63

FSLETTER Procedure Syntax 63

FSLETTER Command Syntax 66

Chapter 6

      4 FSLETTER Procedure Windows 69 Overview 69

Selecting Catalog Entries 70

Creating and Editing Documents 71

Assigning Field Attributes 79

Printing Documents 84

Setting Text Editor Parameters 86

Chapter 7

      4 The FSVIEW Procedure 93 Overview 93

FSVIEW Procedure Syntax 94

FSVIEW Command Syntax 102


Chapter 1

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Chapter 8 FSVIEW Procedure Windows 105

Overview 105

Browsing and Editing SAS Data Sets 106

Creating New SAS Data Sets 128

Duplicating Existing SAS Data Sets 131

Selecting Variables for FSVIEW Operations 131

Defining Formulas 1...