Using SAS on UNIX to connect to MS Excel / Access Databases files on the LAN using SAS PC Files Server on your system…
Using SAS on UNIX to connect to MS Excel / Access Databases files on the LAN using SAS PC Files...
The SAS Universal Viewer (Download here) is a replacement for the SAS System Viewer and is an application for the Windows environment to view SAS data sets and other simple text-based files. You cannot edit SAS data sets with the SAS Universal Viewer, but you can sort and filter data sets. The SAS Universal Viewer enables you to view the contents of SAS data sets without invoking SAS and without installing SAS on your machine.
With the SAS Universal Viewer you can view the following files:
And also You can rearrange your view of the data in the following ways:
It’s nice tool to have If you want to introduce someone to the SAS Software and/or view the dataset / files without invoking SAS….
After downloading please double-click on setup.exe and install…It would install 3 items – Java JRE, SAS OLEDB provider and SAS Universal viewer in couple of minutes…
Screen Shot of a dataset opened with SAS Universal viewer
Screen Shot of a SAS Program opened with SAS Universal viewer
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