This is an annoying "feature" of DBLOAD that I have also
experienced. You may wish to use a native shell command (such as "DEL
\1\sa_mtl.XLS" using the "X" command prior to executing the PROC DBLOAD
Daniel Pelic wrote:
> I need to export datasets everyday to a Microsoft Excel file.
> For that I use PROC DBLOAD.
> The problem I have is that I can't overwrite my Excel file
> once created. Instead I get this message:
> The file, c:\1\sa_mtl.XLS, already exists and will not be overwritten.
> Is there an overwrite option that I could use ?