[R] Changing working directory

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Mon Apr 23 14:14:24 CEST 2007

Walter Paczkowski wrote:
> Good morning,
> I keep copies my .RData file in different directories for different projects on Windows XP.  There is an icon on my desktop for each project so all I have to do is click on the icon to open R for a specific project, i.e. a specific .RData file.  How do I change to another .RData file from within R without first closing R?

Best practice is to avoid using Workspaces at all.
If you really want to do what you are asking for:

# save current workspace, if you really ...
# clean up current Workspace:

Uwe Ligges

> Thanks,
> Walt Paczkowski
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