Date: Tue, 19 Sep 2006 22:35:51 -0400
Reply-To: "Howard Schreier <hs AT dc-sug DOT org>" <nospam@HOWLES.COM>
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From: "Howard Schreier <hs AT dc-sug DOT org>" <nospam@HOWLES.COM>
Subject: Re: Closing table programatically and sending message to screen
On Tue, 19 Sep 2006 08:01:44 -0700, Andreww <andrew.whittam@GMAIL.COM> wrote:
>Hi - I have a big macro which takes 20 minutes or so to run. Trouble
>is if any of the sas tables is uses are open it fails.
By "open" I presume you mean displayed in a VIEWTABLE window.
>Is there a programatic way of closing a table if it's open?
>Alternatively, I am thinking there must be a way of getting a little
>pop up of some sort to appear to say "Ensure all Tables closed" (or
>Or.... any other ideas?
Run it in batch.