I need to import data obtained via MPLUS. I made an excel file from the data - and imported it into SAS. But a column that was mainly missing (but not fully missing) ended up fully missing in SAS - not sure why.
Thought I should try to INPUT or IMPORT directly from the MPLUS .dat file. MPLUS provides the format as:
From an eyeball look - it's not delimited. One issue is that if a field is missing, there's an asterisk left justified (immediately next to the previous data). The nonmissing items in said variable are right justified -