IMPORT Procedure


Indicates the encoding character set to use for the JMP file.
Interaction: The DBENCODING statement is valid only when DBMS=JMP.


Required Argument

12-byte SAS encoding-value
indicates the encoding to use with JMP files. Encoding maps each character in a character set to a unique numeric representation, which results in a table of code points. A single character can have different numeric representations in different encodings. This value can be up to 12 characters long.