|Introducing SAS and SAS/ASSIST Software
you are anxious to get started and to see how easy it is to perform tasks
using SAS/ASSIST software, follow the
steps below to produce a simple listing report. If you prefer a slower pace
with more explanation, skip this section and go on to
Familiarizing Yourself with SAS and SAS/ASSIST Software.
Log on to your operating environment and invoke
SAS. See the SAS Support Consultant at your site if you need assistance logging
on or invoking SAS.
Invoke SAS/ASSIST software
as follows: From any SAS window, follow this selection path:Solutions ASSIST
If you have not previously invoked
the SAS/ASSIST Welcome Screen appears.
, then select from
the list of data sources that appears. The Start Menu appears.
From the Start Menu, select
; the WorkPlace
If you have not already done so, you will need
to create the sample tables. Refer to Creating the Sample Tables for instructions on creating the sample
From the SAS/ASSIST WorkPlace
menu, follow this selection path:Tasks Report Writing ListingThe List a Table window
Select Table. The Select table window appears with a list of available SAS data
libraries and tables.
Select SASUSER from
the list of libraries. Then select the HOUSES table
from the list of tables.
Select OK. The List a
Table window reappears.
List a Table Window
List a Table
window, follow this selection path: Run SubmitThe table appears in the Output window. Use the scroll bars to
view other parts of the table.
Listing of HOUSES Table
When you are
finished looking at the table listing,
return to the List a Table window by using one
of the following methods, depending on your operating environment:
Follow this selection path from the List a Table window to return to the WorkPlace menu:
File CloseThe WorkPlace
For more details on report writing, see
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