05-16-2017 12:31 AM - last edited on 05-16-2017 12:34 AM by Reeza
hi this is vinod
proc import out=work.superstore1 datafile="C:\Users\user\Desktop\m\sample.xlsx"
i am getting
ERROR: Unable to open file C:\Users\user\Desktop\m\sample.xls. It does not exist or it is already
opened exclusively by another user, or you need permission to view its data.
NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of errors.
NOTE: PROCEDURE IMPORT used (Total process time):
real time 0.05 seconds
plz tell me the answer is this correct
05-16-2017 12:34 AM
The path to the file is incorrect.
If you right click the file holding down SHIFT key you can copy the path to the file directly (COPY AS PATH) and use that in your import. Make sure the file isn't in use either as indicated, ie Excel is closed.