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variable length

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variable length

How can I adjust the number of lines that PROC IMPORT reads to determine the length of a variable?

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Re: variable length

Look at the GUESSINGROWS statement.

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Re: variable length

Posted in reply to KurtBremser

Thank you!

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Re: variable length

Please note GUESSINGROWS isn't available for all file types, for example Excel.

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