[R] What is the best way to have "R" output tables in an MS Word format?

Jim Lemon jim at bitwrit.com.au
Sat May 1 09:18:02 CEST 2010

On 05/01/2010 08:13 AM, Max Gunther wrote:
> Dear "R" list,
> Our statisticians usually give us results back in a PDF format. I would like
> to be able to copy and past tables from "R" output directly into a Microsoft
> Word table since this will save us tons of time, be more accurate to
> minimize human copying errors and help us update data in our papers more
> easily.
> Do people have suggestions for the best way to do this?
> I am a novice to "R" but I do work with a couple of
> very knowledgeable statisticians who do most of the heavy statistical
> lifting for our research group.
Hi Max,
In addition to all the other suggestions, htmlize in the prettyR package 
will produce HTML output with embedded plots, and delim.table in the 
same package will output tables in a variety of formats if you only want 


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