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|SAS RENAME Coding
Bruce Ratner, PhD
|Example 1: Renaming a Column at Time of Output |
This example uses RENAME= in the DATA statement to show that the column is renamed when it is written to the output table.
The column keeps its original name, X, during processing.
Example 2: Renaming a Column at Time of Input
This example renames column X to a column named KEYS in the SET statement,
which is a rename before DS2 processing.
KEYS, not X, is the name to use for the column for processing.
set one(rename=(x AS keys));
Example3: Renaming Data Set Variables
These examples show the correct syntax for renaming variables using the RENAME statement:
rename time1=temp1 time2=temp2 time3=temp3;
rename name=Firstname score1-score3=Newscore1-Newscore3;
NOTE: I grabbed this content from SAS online because I never remember the RENAME syntax.
Now, I know "where" to find it.
Mentioning WHERE, I have a similar problem recalling WHERE syntax.
So, I have a link for that as well.
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