Chapter 3: Table and Text Tips

Procedure-specific Table Features

Creating One-Shot Tables

Controlling Blank Lines in PROC PRINT

Creating Spanned Rows in PROC REPORT

Preventing Cell Merging in PROC TABULATE

Creating Tables with DATA _NULL_

Styling All Template-Based Tables at Once

Ad Hoc Tables with the Report Writing Interface

Generating Bulleted Lists and Blocks of Text

Creating Bulleted Lists

Creating Nested Lists

Creating Blocks of Text


In this chapter, we review some tips to enhance table structures, create blocks of text, and generate bulleted lists. Some of these tips are really tips for the Base reporting procedures, but the options exist for enhancing ODS reports, so they seem fitting for a book such as this one.

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