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Procedures under OpenVMS

PMENU Procedure: OpenVMS

Defines menu facilities for windows that are created with SAS software.
OpenVMS specifics: Some options and statements are ignored in the OpenVMS environment
See: PMENU Procedure in Base SAS Procedures Guide



PROC PMENU <CATALOG=<libref.>catalog>
<DESC 'entry-description'>;

Note:   This is a simplified version of the PMENU procedure syntax. For the complete syntax and its explanation, see the PMENU procedure in Base SAS Procedures Guide.  [cautionend]


specifies the catalog in which you want to store PMENU entries. If you omit libref, the PMENU entries are stored in a catalog in the SASUSER library. If you omit CATALOG=, the entries are stored in the SASUSER.PROFILE catalog.

DESC 'entry-description'

provides a description of the PMENU catalog entries created in the step.


The PMENU procedure defines menus that can be used in DATA step windows, macro windows, SAS/AF and SAS/FSP windows, or in any SAS application that enables you to specify menus.

Under OpenVMS, the following statements or statement options are ignored:

The GRAY option makes any unavailable menu items look different (usually bold) from those that are available. On some displays, this visual distinction is not supported; on these displays, all menu items appear the same.

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