Hmmm, I ran the sample code on 8.2 with XP-Pro
and got the expected tab delimited text files.
...I presume you are looking at the results
with a text editor...
From: SUBSCRIBE SAS-L Chandra Gadde [mailto:ddraj2015@GMAIL.COM]
Sent: Friday, June 23, 2006 1:53 PM
To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU; Terjeson, Mark (IM&R)
Subject: Re: How to change .xls files into .txt files in SAS
I couldn't see any data in the dataset we imported. All I could see is
bunch of html language.I am using Microsoft Windows XP, Professional.
Should I be using something else for this configuration. I have SAS 8.2.
PROC IMPORT OUT=theTmpDS
Thank you for your help.