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hey Smiley Happy

 

please please help Smiley Happy

 

I have got an excel file that I converted to a sas dataset.

put the date is shown as an characteristic variable and I need to convert this to a date variable.

I tried a lot and I am new with SAS and programming. I study medcine and need this for results. so please help me.

 

thanks a lot

 


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‎03-13-2017 02:29 AM
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thanks a lot for your quick answers.

but my problem is solved now.

since I deleted the points in my excel files sas read the variables as date Smiley Happy

 

thanks a lot.

 

and for everyone no points in excel files for missing values. this can misinterpret sas variable reading!!



 

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Re: date

Can you post an example of what the dates look like please?

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‎03-13-2017 02:29 AM
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Re: date

thanks a lot for your quick answers.

but my problem is solved now.

since I deleted the points in my excel files sas read the variables as date Smiley Happy

 

thanks a lot.

 

and for everyone no points in excel files for missing values. this can misinterpret sas variable reading!!



 

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