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Statements under OpenVMS

FOOTNOTE Statement: OpenVMS

Prints up to ten lines of text at the bottom of the procedure output.
Valid: anywhere in a SAS program
OpenVMS specifics: maximum length of footnote
See: FOOTNOTE Statement in SAS Language Reference: Dictionary

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FOOTNOTE <n> <'text' | "text">;

no arguments

cancels all existing footnotes.


specifies the relative line to be occupied by the footnote.

'text' | "text"

specifies the text of the footnote that is enclosed in single or double quotation marks. For compatibility with previous releases, SAS accepts some text without quotation marks. When writing new programs or updating existing programs, always surround text with quotation marks.


If the footnote length is greater than the value of the LINESIZE= system option, the footnote is truncated to the line size.

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