Appendix 3 Introducing the SAS Windowing Environment

This appendix is intended to help you start using SAS in the windowing environment. SAS automatically starts in the windowing environment on a PC. This appendix discusses the following topics:

  • viewing initial windows in the environment
  • creating a SAS program
  • submitting a program
  • saving a program
  • opening a saved program
  • printing a program
  • printing and saving output

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The windowing environment has subtle updates with releases of SAS. The updates might include additional choices in menus or other new features. This appendix describes the windowing environment for SAS 9.2. If ...

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