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SAS-ASSIST® 9.1 Administrator's Guide Disclosure Number: IPCOM000243349D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-19

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Administrator's Guide

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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2004. SAS/ASSIST ® 9.1 Administrator's Guide. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS/ASSIST® 9.1 Administrator's Guide

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

ISBN 1-59047-208-X
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4 Introduction 1

Purpose and Audience 1

Chapter Overview 1
Available Resources 2

Chapter 2

4 Setting Up SAS/ASSIST Software 3

Introduction 3
Using the SASPARM Table 3
Setting Up SAS/ASSIST Software for Individual Users 4 Command-line Options 5

Chapter 3

      4 Setting Up and Customizing Master and Group Profiles 7 Introduction 7
Creating a Master Profile 7
Opening and Using the Master/Group Profile Window 8
Creating and Updating Group Profiles 10
Editing the Options for Existing Master and Group Profiles 13 Assigning and Changing the Status of Profile Options 15
Profile Option Values 17

Chapter 4

4 Printing Reports and Graphics 19

Introduction 19
Printing Reports 19
Printing Graphics 20

Chapter 5

4 Setting Up Query Managers 31

Introduction 32
Overview 32
Defining and Using Query Managers 33
Defining and Using a Public Query Manager 35 Defining and Using a Personal SAS Query Manager 47 Deleting Query Managers 54
Creating SAS Query Manager Tables 55
Creating DB2 Query Manager Tables 60

Chapter 6

4 Creating Metadata 69

Overview 69
Metadata Feature 69
Generating Metadata in Batch 71
Sample Metadata-Generating Program 73

Appendix 1

       4 Recommended Reading 75 Recommended Reading 75

Glossary 77 Index 85


Chapter 1

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Purpose and Audience 1 Chapter Overview 1 Available Resources 2

Purpose and A...