First, invoke Enterprise Guide, and indicate that you want to create a new project. appears in the Process Flow window. We will name this project Project1.
Immediately, a new project
Before you can create reports or run analysis, you must add data to your project. Enterprise Guide requires all data that it accesses to be in table format. A table is made up of rows (observations) and columns (variables).
Columns contain either all numeric, or all character data.
In this section, we begin by adding a SAS data set ( PRODUCT ) to PROJECT1.
From the Process Flow window, select File Æ Open Æ From my computer. From the Open From My Computer window, browse your computer file structure to locate the Product data set.
figure 3. The Open From My Computer window
Double click on the desired data set, and it automatically appears in the project window.
figure 4. The Project window with the selected dataset.