Documentation and Technical Resources
This is an overview of the resources available to you,
should you have SAS related technical question.
Our FAQ library is a collection of the questions most commonly
asked of our Customer Support Staff.
SAS Notes are the primary source of information used by Customer Support
consultants to answer questions from our customers. SAS Notes contain
the following types of information about SAS software
- Known problems (and fixes or circumventions where applicable)
- Usage issues and tips
- Documentation errors and corrections
- Compatibility issues
SAS communities are here to address your needs as a SAS user
and offer you an intimate look at new and existing SAS products and
solutions. The resources available from each community are provided
to enhance your productivity and improve your SAS software experience.
and Technical Tips
Our Samples and Tips includes Quick Tips, SAS Bits and Bytes:
How-to advice from the Field, Samples from Customer Support Consultants
and Developers, and a Technical Tips Archive.
Installation instructions and system requirements for SAS®9
Hot Fixes address software issues uncovered by customer applications.
For some customers, a Hot Fix provides a quick solution to an immediate
problem. For others, it is system maintenance. Hot fixes have been tested
and are fully supported.
Administrator Documentation includes Pre-SAS®9 documents
: Alert Notes, Installation Instructions, System Requirements, and Setinit
Setinits (SAS 6.09E / 6.12 / 8.x)
For emergency situations, you can download a temporary product
authorisation code that will extend the use of your licensed SAS software
products for 6 days.
SID (SAS 9.x)
For more information please visit the Customer