By the end of this project, you will be able to input raw data into SAS by applying the Formatted Input as well as embed raw data directly into SAS via the DATALINES statement.
Learning SAS: Reading Raw Data from Fixed Columns
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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
Skills you'll practice
- Category: Data Science
- Category: Data Analysis
- Category: SAS
- Category: SAS Studio
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About this Guided Project
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Placing DATALINES directly in your program
Specifying INFILE options with the DATALINES statement
Reading raw data from fixed columns using the COLUMN input method
Reading raw data from fixed columns with the Formatted input method
Applying Named Input
Pre-requisite: Learning SAS: History and SAS Studio
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