When you have created a large number of permanent formats,
it can be easy to forget the exact spelling of a specific format name
or its range of values. Remember that adding the keyword FMTLIB to
the PROC FORMAT statement displays a list of all the formats in the
specified catalog, along with descriptions of their values.
libname myfmts 'c:\sas\newfmt';
proc format lib=myfmts fmtlib;
You can also use the SELECT and EXCLUDE statements to
process specific formats rather than an entire catalog.
General form, PROC FORMAT
with FMTLIB and the SELECT and EXCLUDE statements:
PROC FORMAT LIB=library FMTLIB;
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