turn on suggestions

Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type.

Showing results for

Find a Community

- Home
- /
- SAS Programming
- /
- SAS Procedures
- /
- Changing the way of table splits in ods pdf output

Topic Options

- Subscribe to RSS Feed
- Mark Topic as New
- Mark Topic as Read
- Float this Topic for Current User
- Bookmark
- Subscribe
- Printer Friendly Page

- Mark as New
- Bookmark
- Subscribe
- Subscribe to RSS Feed
- Highlight
- Email to a Friend
- Report Inappropriate Content

01-17-2013 02:27 AM

The default behavior of table splitting in SAS pdf output for all procedures is first it outputs all variables (columns) and then observations (rows). For e.g if there is a table which is displayed in 4 pages of a pdf file which has 10 variables and 50 observations, then the first page will contain, say 6 variables and 30 observations, in first page. Then the second page will have remaining 4 variables and 30 observations, the third page will have 6 variables and 20 observations and last page will have 4 variables and 20 observation.

Instead of this how can we have output with observations (rows) first then variables (columns)? That is first page will have say 6 variables and 30 observations, second page will have have 6 variables and 20 observations, the third page will have remaining 4 variables and 30 observations and and last page will have 4 variables and 20 observations.

- Mark as New
- Bookmark
- Subscribe
- Subscribe to RSS Feed
- Highlight
- Email to a Friend
- Report Inappropriate Content

01-17-2013 10:40 AM

Hi:

I believe that you cannot change the way that ODS PDF splits wide tables. You can double check with Tech Support, they would know the definitive answer.

cynthia