[R] Download data

Jim Lemon jim at bitwrit.com.au
Wed May 29 14:35:40 CEST 2013

On 05/29/2013 02:02 AM, jcrosbie wrote:
> Hi, I'm trying to download data from:
> http://www.ngx.com/settlehistory.html
> Is it possible to fetch the data with R?
Hi jcrosbie,
The simplest way seems to be to highlight the desired spreadsheet (less 
the title row), copy (Ctrl-C) and paste (Ctrl-V) it into a text editor 
and save it (e.g. ss1.tab). This produces a TAB delimited file that can 
be read into a data frame in R with:



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