To create a RMarkdown document, you will need to have R Studio installed on your machine. For free download and installing instructions, click here.
If you are a KU student, you can access R Studio via the AppsAnywhere from a KU machine or your MyDesktop Anywhere. ×
Create your file
Follow these steps to begin:
- Install the RMarkdown package by writing the following code in the “Console” window (left):
- Load the R Markdown package by writing the following code in the Console window
File > New File > R Markdown...
My first Rmd documentin the Title: field and
your namein the Author: field”.
- Click OK and a new template markdown file opens in the top left winddow.
- Save your new .Rmd file.