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selecting fields with spaces and slashes

selecting fields with spaces and slashes

selecting fields with spaces and slashes

I am attempting to select some SAS fields.  One has a space in it and one has a slash

proc sql;
create table project as
select Provider Number, Provider/Address
from Project1

How can I avoid the syntax errors when dealing with spaces and / (slashes) between field names

RE: selecting fields with spaces and slashes

These should be no physical SAS columns, they look like column labels of a table view. Spaces, slashes etc are surely invalid (SAS) name characters. You have to get the column names and make the query, then it'll work.

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