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Re: st: inputst and variable name case

From   Scott Merryman <>
Subject   Re: st: inputst and variable name case
Date   Fri, 19 Nov 2010 09:00:05 -0600

Try -renvars- by Nick Cox and Jeroen Weesie.

-renvars, lower-  will convert all the variable names to lowercase.

Use -findit renvars- to locate download.


On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 11:00 AM, Scott N. Bronson <> wrote:
> I am importing a SAS 9.2 dataset into Stata using the inputst command.  While I can import the data fine using inputst, the SAS variable names are a mixture of upper case and lower case, and I would like to have them to all be lower case in Stata.  I know which StatTransfer Command Processor commands that I want to use, but I am having difficulty understanding how (and whether) I can modify the inputst and/or stcmd .ado files to force all imported variable names to be lower case.  Any help would be much appreciated!
> Thanks,
> Scott

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