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HELP REGARDING PROC COMPARE

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HELP REGARDING PROC COMPARE

Hi,

When i am using proc compare in SAS EG i am getting the following warning.

PROC COMPARE BASE=Customers

    METHOD=EXACT

    OUT=Compcustomers

    OUTBASE

    OUTDIF

    OUTNOEQUAL;

    VAR LastNam;

    WITH PrevLastNam;

RUN;

WARNING: No output destinations active.

Can you please let me know what causing this warning

Super Contributor
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HELP REGARDING PROC COMPARE

try:

ods listing;

or

ods html;

Super Contributor
Posts: 356

Re: HELP REGARDING PROC COMPARE

The warning is that you have no destination active for the printed output of the proc

Given you are writing the results to the a dataset I assume you don't care or want listed output (if you do try LinLin response).

     Add the following option NOPRINT

Barry

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Posts: 3

Re: HELP REGARDING PROC COMPARE

open EG

TOOLS--->options---->results

figure it out from there there

once you select output

it should fix your problem

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