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SAS 8 - Combining and Updating Data Sets


This course presents various methods for combining and updating existing SAS data sets.

This lesson is part of our SAS 8 online training series which contains over 38 hours of self-paced courseware. Our web-based training provides 6 months of unlimited access.


After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Create new data sets through concatenating, interleaving or merging observations
  • Update a master data set with values from a transaction data set
  • Manipulate a SAS data set in place
  • Read a data set twice
  • Determine the source of an observation
  • Combine portions of data sets
  • Read only certain observations
  • Access observations nonsequentially


  • Concatenating Data Sets
  • Interleaving and Merging Data Sets
  • Updating with UPDATE
  • Updating with MODIFY
  • Using Other Techniques

This course is for anyone who wants to get the most out of using SAS 8.

Prerequisites: None:

Technical Requirements:

  • Internet connection
  • Browser: Internet Explorer, FireFox, Chrome, Safari, Opera or any standards compliant browser.
  • Authorware and Macromedia Flash player recommended but not required.
  • JavaScript must be enabled.

Retake any or all of our computer training as often as you want. Our online tutorials allow you to learn anywhere, anytime from any computer with internet access. All courses allow for 6 months of unlimited access (1 user), includes a variety of features and all courses qualify for Continuing Education Unit credit.

StaffKit is an e-learning leader in providing computer training tutorials and online education. We have satisfied customers in over 75 countries using our online training courses. We have been a leading provider of self-paced web based training for the past 10 years.

Total Courses: 9
Total Time: 38+ hours
Only $99.95
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Total Time: 1723+ hours
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