Re: [R] Tranferring R results to word prosessors

From: Philippe Grosjean <>
Date: Fri 10 Feb 2006 - 02:32:48 EST

I have added several convenient methods for sending data directly from R to Microsoft Word (report() function) in the svViews package (SciViews bundle). However, I still have to upload it to CRAN. I do it right now. It should be available in a couple of days. Best,

Philippe Grosjean

Romain Francois wrote:
> Le 09.02.2006 15:41, Tom Backer Johnsen a écrit :
>>I have just started looking at R, and are getting more and more irritated
>>at myself for not having done that before.
>>However, one of the things I have not found in the documentation is some
>>way of preparing output from R for convenient formatting into something
>>like MS Word. An example: If you use summary(lm(....)) you get nice

>>output. However, if you try to paste that output into the word processor,
>>all the text elements are separated by blanks, and that is not optimal for
>>the creation of a table (in the word processing sense).
>>Is there an option to generate tab-separated output in R ? That would solve
>>the problem.
> Hi ,
> One way could be to output in html format from R (with the R2HTML
> package) and then read back the html from your word processor
> Romain
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