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Learning SAS: Reading Raw Data from Fixed Columns
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Learning SAS: Reading Raw Data from Fixed Columns

Taught in English

Afia Owusu-Forfie

Instructor: Afia Owusu-Forfie

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Intermediate level

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1.05 hours
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No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning

What you'll learn

  • Learn how to place DATALINES directly in your program

  • Specify INFILE options with the DATALINES statement

  • Read raw data from fixed columns using the FORMATTED input method

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

1.05 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Placing DATALINES directly in your program

  2. Specifying INFILE options with the DATALINES statement

  3. Reading raw data from fixed columns using the COLUMN input method

  4. Reading raw data from fixed columns with the Formatted input method

  5. Applying Named Input

Recommended experience

Pre-requisite: Learning SAS: History and SAS Studio

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Afia Owusu-Forfie
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    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

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    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

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  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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