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Date:         Thu, 6 May 2010 11:58:35 -0300
Reply-To:     SAS User <sasusr@GMAIL.COM>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         SAS User <sasusr@GMAIL.COM>
Subject:      Re: Complete a character variable with 0's
Comments: To: toby dunn <tobydunn@hotmail.com>
In-Reply-To:  <BAY123-W190E630B4FFD69A0C53274DEF50@phx.gbl>
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Thanks guys (for all the fast answers), worked!

2010/5/6, toby dunn <tobydunn@hotmail.com>: > > Your looking for the Z format: > > > > X = Put( X , Z9. ) ; > > > > It left packs the sucker with leading zeros if there arent enough digits. > > Toby Dunn > > "Don't bail. The best gold is at the bottom of barrels of crap." > Randy Pausch > > "Be prepared. Luck is where preparation meets opportunity." > Randy Pausch > > > > > > Date: Thu, 6 May 2010 11:38:02 -0300 > > From: sasusr@GMAIL.COM > > Subject: Complete a character variable with 0's > > To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU > > > > Hello, what I think it was going to be easy to do it's becoming > complicated. > > I have a char variable with a phone number: for example 5544332. What I > need > > is to complete the number to have a lenght 9 with 0's at the beggining of > > it. > > How can I do? For example, for that number I need: 005544332, for > 142312344 > > nothing, for 14231234 put 014231234, and so on. > > Thanks, > > Edf. > > _________________________________________________________________ > The New Busy is not the too busy. Combine all your e-mail accounts with > Hotmail. > > http://www.windowslive.com/campaign/thenewbusy?tile=multiaccount&ocid=PID28326::T:WLMTAGL:ON:WL:en-US:WM_HMP:042010_4


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