Date: Thu, 2 May 2002 16:48:45 -0400
Reply-To: Dwight Holmes <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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From: Dwight Holmes <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: SAS-->SPSS file conversion?
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i should have clarified that i don't have SAS!! it's been suggested that i
can go through Excel, which i will try. thanks to one & all for kind
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nancy A Rowe [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Thursday, May 02, 2002 4:44 PM
> To: Dwight Holmes
> Cc: SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
> Subject: Re: SAS-->SPSS file conversion?
> On Thu, 2 May 2002, Dwight Holmes wrote:
> Bring the dataset up in SAS and then use code like the following to
> convert it to a SAS portable file:
> libname tranfile xport 'c:\my
> proc copy in=work out=tranfile memtype=data;
> select bothmrg;
> Then in SPSS use code like:
> get sas data='c:\my documents\consult\price01\f040802\saspor2.prt'.
> The stuff after the 'c:...' is the path of the portable file and it
> assumes the datasets name in SAS is bothmrg. This works in
> most versions
> of SAS and SPSS.
> > I've got a SAS (.sd2) file. Is there a way to convert it to
> an SPSS file?
> > Unfortunately, I'm using SPSS 8.0. Thanks!
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