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The (Best.) format displays the data as the internal values stored in SAS.
The DATETIME data set above contain a list of date and time.
The Date and Time variable are formatted with the (YYMMDD10.) and the (TIME5.) formats.
Now, let's take a look at how the data looks like with the (Best.) format.
Format Date Time Best.;
The (Best.) format displays the internal values stored in SAS.
It is useful when you need to remove any special formats from a variable.
Copy and run the code from the yellow box below:
You have received a data set with the survey results.
The variables Q1 to Q4 are formatted with the (QUES.) format.
However, you need to find out the coded values before conducting the analysis.
Format the variables Q1, Q2, Q3 and Q4 so that they show the internal values stored in SAS.
Create any data set or variables if needed.
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