[R] How to Import Data

From: Carl Klarner <cklarner_at_isugw.indstate.edu>
Date: Wed 22 Feb 2006 - 00:52:04 EST

I am a very new user of R. I've spent several hours trying to import data, so I feel okay asking the list for help. I had an Excel file, then I turned it into a "csv" file, as instructed by directions. My filename is "x111.csv." I then used the following commands to read this (fairly small) dataset in.

x111 <-read.table(file='x111.csv',

I then get the following error message.

Error in file(file, "r") : unable to open connection In addition: Warning message:
cannot open file 'x111.csv', reason 'No such file or directory'

I would imagine I'm not putting my csv file in the right location for R to be able to read it. If that's the case, where should I put it? Or is there something else I need to do to it first? Thanks for your help,

R-help@stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help PLEASE do read the posting guide! http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html Received on Wed Feb 22 00:56:02 2006

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.8 : Fri 03 Mar 2006 - 03:42:38 EST