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Date:         Thu, 25 Aug 2011 13:20:14 -0500
Reply-To:     Joe Matise <snoopy369@GMAIL.COM>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Joe Matise <snoopy369@GMAIL.COM>
Subject:      Re: Adding 0s in front of character variables
Comments: To: sas8832@hotmail.co.uk
In-Reply-To:  <201108251808.p7PAtrMG017138@willow.cc.uga.edu>
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charvar = put(numvar,Z6.); would zero-pad it to 6 digits long regardless of its initial length. -Joe

On Thu, Aug 25, 2011 at 1:08 PM, <sas8832@hotmail.co.uk> wrote:

> Hello > > I would a character id variable. I would like to add two 0s before a four > digit id variable and one 0 before a five digit id variable. Any > suggestions? > > Thanks >


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