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How do you create a permanent sas dataset in studio?

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How do you create a permanent sas dataset in studio?


I would like to create a permanent sas dataset with libname. But I get the following error message

1          OPTIONS NONOTES NOSTIMER NOSOURCE NOSYNTAXCHECK;

57        

58         LIBNAME QDATA "folders/myfolders/sasuser.v94/mystuff/";

NOTE: Library QDATA does not exist.

58       !                                                        RUN;

59        

60         OPTIONS NONOTES NOSTIMER NOSOURCE NOSYNTAXCHECK;

Here's the code I'm using;

LIBNAME TEST "folders/myfolders/sasuser.v94/mystuff/";RUN;

PROC IMPORT DATAFILE ="/folders/myfolders/sasuser.v94/mystuff/OBESITY AND CHD.xls"

     OUT=WORK.CHD

     DBMS=XLS

     REPLACE;

RUN;

PROC PRINT DATA=WORK.CHD; RUN;
DATA TEST.CHD; SET CHD;RUN;

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Re: How do you create a permanent sas dataset in studio?

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Re: How do you create a permanent sas dataset in studio?

LIBNAME TEST "folders/myfolders/sasuser.v94/mystuff/";RUN;

PROC IMPORT DATAFILE ="/folders/myfolders/sasuser.v94/mystuff/OBESITY AND CHD.xls"

notice something different between those two paths?

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