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The FSEDIT Procedure

FSEDIT Procedure Syntax

Restriction: Do not use any of the other statements when you use the NEW= option in the PROC FSVIEW statement. (The VAR statement causes an error; the FORMAT, INFORMAT, LABEL, and WHERE statements are ignored.)

PROC FSEDIT <DATA=data-set | NEW=data-set <LIKE=data-set>>
<SCREEN=SAS-catalog<.screen-entry>> | <display-options>


FORMAT variable-list format <... variable-list-n format-n>;
INFORMAT variable-list informat <... variable-list-n informat-n>;
LABEL variable='label' <... variable-n='label-n'>;
VAR variable <... variable-n>;
WHERE expression;

The PROC FSEDIT statement is required. The other statements are optional and are used as follows:

To do this Use this statement
Associate formats with variables in the input data set FORMAT
Associate informats with variables in the input data set INFORMAT
Assign labels that can be used in place of variable names to identify fields in the display LABEL
Select which variables are available to the procedure VAR
Specify a condition or set of conditions that observations in the input data set must meet in order to be processed WHERE

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