paula wrote in message ...
>I definitely remember weeks ago somebody discussed this issue at this user
>group. But I can find the messages. I am sorry I am poping it up again.
>I have a "pure" numeric variable having values like this
Just so simple that everyone who only had basic SAS experience
or successfully took his/her first SAS course could tell you :
date = input (put (date, z8.), ddmmyy8.);
My suggestion: take a SAS course. It sure helps!