[R] Exporting a data.frame to excel using sqlSave - adds a character ' to values

jim holtman jholtman at gmail.com
Tue Mar 27 14:06:12 CEST 2012

I don't see any problem here; there is no data and no indication as to
the actual problem you are having that is causing a Find & Replace.  I
export to Excel all the time and don't have any problems.  So provide
some data and an indication of the problem.

On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 4:37 AM, Juliette Fabre <juliette_fabre at yahoo.fr> wrote:
> Hello Tal,
> I have the same problem with the ' added to all my cells when exported into
> Excel.
> I can drop them manually but only one by one (the Find & Replace does not
> work) ... So finally the exported Excel file can actually not be used by
> scientists to draw graphs or whatever!
> Did you find a solution to this problem ?
> Thanks,
> Juliette
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Jim Holtman
Data Munger Guru

What is the problem that you are trying to solve?
Tell me what you want to do, not how you want to do it.

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