SAS-ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to PC Files Reference
Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
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Interface to PC Files
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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2004. SAS/ACCESS ® 9.1 Interface to PC Files: Reference. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.
SAS/ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to PC Files: Reference
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P A R T 1 Accessing PC Files 1
4 Overview of the SAS/ACCESS Interface to PC Files 3 Methods for Accessing PC Files Data 3
Using This Document 4
Sample Data in This Document 4
4 The LIBNAME Statement for PC Files on Windows 5 Overview of the LIBNAME Statement for PC Files on Windows 5 Assigning a Libref Interactively 6
LIBNAME Options for PC Files on Windows 11
Data Set Options for PC Files on Windows 17
4 The Pass-Through Facility for PC Files on Windows 35 Overview of the Pass-Through Facility for PC Files 35
Syntax for the Pass-Through Facility for PC Files 36
Special Jet Queries 45
Special Jet Commands 47
4 The Import/Export Wizard and Procedures 49 Import/Export Overview for PC Files 49
Import/Export Wizard 50
IMPORT and EXPORT Procedures 54
4 The DBF and DIF Procedures 59
Introduction to the DBF and DIF Procedures 59
4 The ACCESS Procedure for PC Files 65 Overview of the ACCESS Procedure for PC Files 65
SAS/ACCESS Descriptors for PC Files 67
SAS Passwords for Descriptors 68
Performance and Efficient View Descriptors for PC Files 70
ACCESS Procedure Syntax 71
4 The DBLOAD Procedure for PC Files 91 Overview of the DBLOAD Procedure for PC Files 91
DBLOAD Procedure Naming Conventions 92
DBLOAD Procedure Syntax 92