[R] Creating R file

Rolf Turner r.turner at auckland.ac.nz
Sat May 28 23:57:38 CEST 2016

On 28/05/16 19:37, Hong Yu wrote:

> When you need numerical data input in R programs, you can use EXCEL
> to create .csv file.  When you need output calculation results, you
> can write out .csv file in R programs.
> Yes, the most common .cvs file format is comma seperated numerical
> values.  You can use EXCEL to create .csv file, and view the content
> with text editor.

There are myriad ways to create *.csv files, including text editors and 
R itself, and other sound statistical packages.  There is no need to use 
the abomination that is known as Excel.


Rolf Turner

Technical Editor ANZJS
Department of Statistics
University of Auckland
Phone: +64-9-373-7599 ext. 88276

More information about the R-help mailing list