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Date:         Sun, 17 Aug 1997 09:58:30 -0400
Reply-To:     Anthony Ayiomamitis <ayiomamitis@IBM.NET>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From:         Anthony Ayiomamitis <ayiomamitis@IBM.NET>
Subject:      Re: Help!!
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mop14117 wrote: > > Hello everybody!! > > Please, can you tell me if it4s possible to compare two or more records > within a dataset. >


If you are looking to compare records within a dataset so that perhaps duplicates can be removed, you can use a PROC SORT step with a NODUPS option ... another alternative would be to use PROC COMPARE where you will have to create a second dataset to use in conjunction with the first ...

Can you be more specific as to your intentions and extent of comparison between records you are looking to achieve?


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