01-22-2015 04:56 AM
Hello Everyone !! I'm new to the SAS environment and have been using and learning SAS University Edition for 1 week. I am using VMware software for virtualisation. During installation I didn't make the shared folder as per the exact name "SASUniversityEdition/myfolders" and chose a different name. I added that folder in VMware shared folder in Virtual Machine Settings. Now whenever I login to SAS Studio, it says that a shared folder was not found. I was learning how to make new SAS libraries by "libname" statement but again that involved the use of that shared folder. What's worse is I can't change that added folder in the VMware settings anymore as the one I added seems permanent and there is no more an "Add" option coming just below so that I could just add exactly the same shared folder as mentioned during installation. I have also attached a snapshot of my problem.Please advise what measures,if any,I can take now to correct this.
02-10-2015 02:12 PM
From the screen shot, it looks like you've named your shared folder SAS UE F...... Is that correct? This note from the documentation might explain your problem:
The name of the shared folder is case sensitive and should not include any spaces. If you use a network folder, do not include a backslash (\) in the name of the shared folder.
Can you try removing the spaces from the name and see if it works?