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SAS Visual Analytics 7.4: Modern Theme Vs Classic Theme

At the SAS Global Forum 2016 the SAS Viya platform was announced and part of the platform was SAS Visual Analytics and SAS Visual Statistics converting to the HTML5 interface. Noticeable changes were that the Designer and the Explorer have merged into one interface and there is a spiffy new color Modern theme. Dr. Goodnight […]

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Web Report Studio: Switch Report Sections to Tabs in a Snap!

One of my gripes with Web Report Studio is that it is not always obvious that a report contains more sections. When demonstrating a report with sections, I find myself placing extra emphasis on the feature to ensure the user understands how it works.  Recently, Amit Kumar Pattnaik, a SAS BI manager, asked if I knew […]

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Admins – Need to Restore One Metadata Object from a Backup?

When I think of corruption, it usually is more about government.  Certainly, I don’t picture myself slipping a C-Note to the metadata server for favors, such as giving me special access or maybe ensuing my jobs have priority (wink). Stig Eide, a SAS BI administrator, reminds me that corruption does occur in the metadata – but […]

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SAS BI: Easy Customizations for SAS Portal and SAS Web Report Studio

Last week I talked about how you could customize the style sheet for Web Report Studio.  One reader,  Kushal Ramani, a SAS consultant from Epoch Research India, suggested that I list some other items that you can easily change in Web Report Studio and SAS Portal.  All of these changes require access to SAS Management […]

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Stored Processes

Stored Processes: 3 Ways to Edit a Stored Process

Some may not realize that you can edit a SAS Stored Process in multiple ways (depending on your permissions).  Today I show you three different ways to reach the stored process code.  By the way, I’m using SAS Enterprise Guide 4.3 and SAS Management Console 9.3 – so your windows may look different. Method 1: […]

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