The previous post on Multiple Blank Categories showed how to include multiple blank categories on the axis. But, given the purpose for this was to separate different segments in the data, I also included ideas on how to segmented a discrete axis using reference lines or Block Plot. A similar idea [...]
I hope everyone has noticed some new shortcuts in Graphically Speaking. As you scroll down and look to the right, there are shortcuts for Sanjay's getting started and clinical graphs blogs and one for my advanced blogs. When Sanjay asked me to make an icon for my advanced blogs, at [...]
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Off and on, users have expressed the need to include multiple blank categories on a discrete axis. Often, this is desirable to separate groups of bars (or categories) in a graph due to some difference their definition. Such a case was discussed in this blog article on using non breaking [...]
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Would you like to format your macro variables? Easy! Just use the %FORMAT function, like this: %let x=1111; Log %put %format(&x,dollar11.); $1,111 %put %format(&x,roman.); MCXI %put %format(&x,worddate.); January 16, 1963 %put %format(Macro,$3.); Mac What?! You never heard of the %FORMAT function? Of course not, cuz it doesn't exist! No problem. [...]
This blog provides a general macro that enables you to easily display special characters (Unicode) in axis table columns.
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SAS 9.4 maintenance release 5 was released on Sept 19, 2017. This release includes many new items including integration with SAS Viya and SAS Studio, a web application for SAS development. Also Included with this release are some cool new features in the graphics domain, some of which were requested [...]
On my recent visit to an In-House Users Group meeting I presented a 1/2 day seminar on creating Clinical Graphs using SG Procedures. Polling the audience for their experience with these procedures indicated that many SAS users are not familiar with these new ways to create graphs. So, just as we [...]
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