From Non-SAS Programmer to SAS Programmer Part II

Previously, we wrote about how you can become a SAS Programmer with little or no programming background. Today, I want to share a new link where you can download SAS Studio for free and practice. I have to give a thank to Andrew from statskom for the tip. Visit his blog for more SAS tips. HereContinue reading “From Non-SAS Programmer to SAS Programmer Part II”

SAS Programmers Tools

Are you new to SAS and wondering how to write SAS programs? Most SAS programmers use the built-in SAS enhanced editor for their daily works. Sometimes, this editor is replaced by the code editor of SAS Enterprise Guide which provide other features like the Log tab, Output data tab and Results tab. However, some SASContinue reading “SAS Programmers Tools”

How to Use SAS – Lesson 6 – SAS Arithmetic and Variable Creation

This video series is intended to help you learn how to program using SAS for your statistical needs. Lesson 6 introduces the concept of SAS arithmetic in the DATA STEP. I discuss how one can add, subtract, divide, multiply, or create their own formulas for variables in the data. I also discuss using SAS arithmeticContinue reading “How to Use SAS – Lesson 6 – SAS Arithmetic and Variable Creation”

How to Use SAS – Lesson 5 – Data Reduction and Data Cleaning

This video series is intended to help you learn how to program using SAS for your statistical needs. Lesson 5 introduces the concept of data reduction (also known as subsetting ;data sets). I discuss how one can subset a data set (i.e. reduce a data set’s number of observations) based on some criteria using theContinue reading “How to Use SAS – Lesson 5 – Data Reduction and Data Cleaning”

How to Use SAS – Lesson 4 – Merging Data Sets

This video series is intended to help you learn how to program using SAS for your statistical needs. Lesson 4 introduces the concept of merging SAS data sets using a variety of methods. I discuss how one can merge two or more data sets in the DATA STEP using the SET statement. I also describeContinue reading “How to Use SAS – Lesson 4 – Merging Data Sets”

How to Use SAS – Lesson 3 – Importing External Data

This video series is intended to help you learn how to program using SAS for your statistical needs. Lesson 3 introduces the concept of permanent or external data sets and how to import them into SAS. I provide basic methods of importing permanent data sets using the INFILE ;statement and the IMPORT procedure (PROC ;IMPORT)Continue reading “How to Use SAS – Lesson 3 – Importing External Data”

How to Use SAS – Lesson 1 – The SAS Interface

This video series is intended to help you learn how to program using SAS for your statistical needs. Lesson 1 introduces the SAS window, it’s various environments ;and what each environment does. I also provide some basic code to create a data set, make a new variable & assign it a value, and then runContinue reading “How to Use SAS – Lesson 1 – The SAS Interface”

SAS Programming Tip: Formatted Input

This material is related to the type of content covered in the following courses: SAS Programming Introduction: Basic Concepts https://support.sas.com/edu/schedules.html?ctry=us&id=106 SAS Programming 1: Essentials https://support.sas.com/edu/schedules.html?ctry=us&id=277 SAS Programming 2: Data Manipulation Techniques course https://support.sas.com/edu/schedules.html?ctry=us&id=278 For more information about SAS programming, visit: https://support.sas.com/edu/courses.html?ctry=us -FAIR USE- “Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is madeContinue reading “SAS Programming Tip: Formatted Input”

Working with SAS® Enterprise Guide® Projects

-FAIR USE- “Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for “fair use” for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor ofContinue reading “Working with SAS® Enterprise Guide® Projects”

Opening SAS® Data Sets, Programs and Other Files

Learn how to open SAS data sets, programs and other files with SAS® OnDemand for Professionals: Enterprise Guide®, a learning version of SAS -FAIR USE- “Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for “fair use” for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair useContinue reading “Opening SAS® Data Sets, Programs and Other Files”