What are SAS7BDAT files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a SAS7BDAT file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is a SAS7BDAT file?
A .SAS7BDAT file is a SAS V8+ Data file.
The SAS7BDAT file format offers the convenience of consolidating data from various sources into one place and transforming it into an accessible source of information. This format facilitates analysis with tools such as descriptive statistics, regression analysis, hypothesis testing, and more.
Its usefulness is growing in research and corporate fields alike. Many businesses are recognizing its value—for example, entrepreneurs can store their customers' contact information in the file, or government agencies may use it to store data about a population's health.
SAS software is capable of creating and modifying these files for business intelligence purposes. They can then be analyzed with SAS Enterprise Guide or SAS Studio, providing those working in economics, research, and decision-making with a reliable tool that improves results through data exploration and insights.
How to open SAS7BDAT files
We have identified one SAS7BDAT opener that is compatible with this specific type of SAS7BDAT file.
Programs that open SAS V8+ Data files
Last updated: February 24, 2023
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of SAS7BDAT files. Remember, different programs may use SAS7BDAT files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
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