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<font size="5"><span style="color:#00d66a"> ⛳ </span></font>  Feel free to bring your ‘how can I do this?’ questions.  We will build a keyboard macro (no % or & needed), and we will learn how to mark and jump to specific lines in a really big program.  
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<font size="5"><span style="color:#00d66a"> ⛳ </span></font>  Feel free to bring your ‘how can I do this?’ questions.  We will build a keyboard macro (no % or & needed), and we will learn how to mark and jump to specific lines in a really big program.
 
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*'''When: '''Monday, December 4, 11, 18, 2017 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM  Alaska
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<p>'''&#176; Presentation:&nbsp;<span style="color: #0A4BCC">  SAS Macro Language'''</span> '''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>
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This class will cover the SAS Macro Language from the most basic (December 4), to intermediate (December 11) to advanced topics and examples (December 18).  These classes will be keyed to the [[Carpenter’s_Complete_Guide_to_the_SAS®_Macro_Language,_Third_Edition_by_Art_Carpenter|third edition of Carpenters Complete Guide to the SAS Macro Language]].
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'''&#176; Presenter: &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[[User:ArtCarpenter|Art Carpenter]]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (Anchorage, AK)'''</ul>
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*'''When: '''Monday, December 20 2017 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM  Alaska
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<p>'''&#176; Presentation #1:&nbsp;<span style="color: #0A4BCC">  Introduction to In-line Formatting'''</span> '''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>
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This collection of Output Delivery System techniques allows you to customize the style attributes of any text in any report that is generated by ODS.  Learn to control formatting attributes down to the character level.
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'''&#176; Presenter: &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[[User:ArtCarpenter|Art Carpenter]]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (Anchorage, AK)'''<br>
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Learn how to create user defined formats and functions that provide continuous value transformations.  The emphasis will be the generation of a scale based on the 256 Million available colors, but the demonstrated techniques are expandable to whenever you have a continuous variable that needs to be quickly formatted into discrete increments.  Included will be an example of a format that calls a function.[[Media:ColorFunctionFormat.zip| Programs associated with this talk.]]
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<font size="5"><span style="color:#00d66a"> ⛳ </span></font> '''We would like to have a live problem solving session.''' <br>
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Do you have a common problem for which you would like to have a solution? Have you inherited some code and would like to have it parsed and discussed?</span><br> 
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<font size="5"><span style="color:#00d66a"> ⛳ </span></font> If you have a topic that you would either like to present or would like to have presented please let [[user:ArtCarpenter|<u>Art Carpenter</u>]] know.
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==== <span style="text-decoration: underline;">PAST MEETINGS</span>====
 
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Revision as of 19:18, 20 February 2018

Official SAS User Group

Welcome to the Home Page for the Alaska SAS Users Group.

We hold informal brown bag lunch meetings approximately once a month in Anchorage, AK. Meetings are also available as webinars as a courtesy of the State of Alaska through GoToMeeting (R). E-mail Art Carpenter for more information or to be placed on the e-mail list for announcements about meetings.



GoToMeeting® Information

AKSUG meetings are open to all SAS users via GoToMeeting
Contact Charles Utermohle at Charles.Utermohle @ alaska.gov for the current call-in information.




NEXT MEETING



The Webinar call in information for the next four Monday classes may be different than for the AKSUG meetings. Use the following:

  • Webinar Information:
  • Event number: 805 430 022
  • Event address for attendees: [1]


  • Audio conference information
  • Phone number: 1-888-392-4560
  • Participant code: 6829361#

February 21, 2018

  • When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Alaska
  • Where: Suite 724, Frontier Building, 3601 C Street, Anchorage AK