to get rid of all formats.
I don't know what SPSS does with formats. In SAS formats are used for
CLASS statements in statistic procs to build groups.
You should have a look what's in that D27B format. Is it possible to
convert it to a SAS format, e.g. by importing it also?
On Tue, 27 Oct 2009 13:08:31 -0400, darren Brust <darrenbrust@GMAIL.COM>
>I used the following code to convert SPSS file to SAS dataset
>PROC IMPORT DATAFILE='temp.sav'
>but I cannot get the formats loaded.
>the error message: 'ERROR: The format D27B was not found or could not be