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Date:         Tue, 21 Jan 1997 10:52:49 -0500
Reply-To:     Toland_G <Toland_G@DCGATE.BLS.GOV>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From:         Toland_G <Toland_G@DCGATE.BLS.GOV>
Subject:      Re: SAS TO EXCEL
Comments: cc: Sallee <Sallee_Bondad@NOTES.TOYOTA.COM>
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If you are using Excel 7.0 you will find your answer at >http://www.sas.com/service/techsup/unotes/V6/C138.html > >There is different syntax using DDE with Excel when using Version 7.0. Good >Luck. > >Gregory J Toland >Bureau of Labor Statistics >Office of Compensation & Working Conditions >Statistical Methods Group >202-606-6133 > >GO REDSOX CELTICS BRUINS PATRIOTS!!! > > >---------- >From: Cates, Randall C[SMTP:rccates@MKG.COM] >Sent: Tuesday, January 21, 1997 10:24 AM >To: Multiple recipients of list SAS-L >Subject: Re: SAS TO EXCEL > >Sallee; > >Just a guess, but try using double quotes "" around the filename rather than > single quotes ''. > >Randy Cates, SAS Consultant >Arbor Consulting Resources Inc. >rccates@mkg.com (alternate randycates @msn.com) > >---------- >From: [SMTP:Sallee_Bondad@NOTES.TOYOTA.COM] >Sent: Monday, January 20, 1997 3:36 PM >To: Multiple recipients of list SAS-L >Subject: SAS TO EXCEL > >Sallee Bondad >01/20/97 02:36 PM > >I am trying to write to an excel file. I was able to invoke excel from sas >but I got an error message that says : physical file does not exist . >HELP!! > >This is the program: > >OPTIONS NOXWAIT NOXSYNC; >X '\\ENTNET15\APPS\OFFICE95\EXCEL\EXCEL.EXE'; >DATA _NULL_; >X=SLEEP(30); >RUN; > >DATA ONEA; >DO I=1 TO 20; > X=RANUNI(I); > Y=X + 5; > Z=X/2; > OUTPUT; > END; >RUN; > >FILENAME DATA DDE > 'EXCEL|C:\MY DOCUMENTS\[BUDGET2.XLS]SHEET1!R1C1:R20C2'; > RUN; > >DATA _NULL_; >SET ONEA; >FILE DATA NOTAB LRECL=65488; > PUT X '09'X Y '09'X Z '09'X; >RUN; > >FILENAME CMDS DDE 'EXCEL|SYSTEM'; >DATA _NULL_; >FILE CMDS; >PUT '[SELECT("R1C1:R20C3")]'; >PUT '[SORT(1,"R1C1")]'; >PUT '[SAVE()]'; >PUT '[QUIT()]'; >RUN; > >And this is the error message: > >ERROR: Physical file does not exist, EXCEL|C:\MY DOCUMENTS\[BUDGET2. >XLS]SHEET1!R1C1:R20C2. >NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of errors. >NOTE: The DATA statement used 0.88 seconds. > >


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