Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2008 15:47:59 -0500
Reply-To: Jim Agnew <agnew@VCU.EDU>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From: Jim Agnew <agnew@VCU.EDU>
Subject: Re: Error with Proc IMPORT
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Probably what it USED to be.. that limit in old Access 2000 was what
drove us to MySQL, plus one can use the MySQL migration wizard to
migrate not only data but schemas from access to Mysql...
one gotcha.... it will recode the yes/no values...
Frank Mwaniki wrote:
> <I followed what Mr. Nat Wooding said, saved the excel file as a csv
> then used proc import, and succeeded. I also called SAS help and they
> it is a problem of Microsoft; Excel can not have more than 256 columns.>
> Actually, Excel 2007 can handle 16,384 columns (256*64). Go figure.
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