[R] Import from excel 2007
h.wickham at gmail.com
Tue Oct 16 22:27:01 CEST 2007
On 10/16/07, Marc Schwartz <marc_schwartz at comcast.net> wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-10-16 at 14:38 +0100, Arnold Akem wrote:
> > Hey Seniors,
> > Really new to R, please has anyone imported a dataset from MS office
> > excel 2007 into R yet? It seem to be giving me hard times which I did
> > not expect as it use to go well with the previous versions.
> > Thanks in advance.
> > arnoldo
> Office 2007 is using a new format (.xlsx, .docx, etc.) that is not yet
> compatible with most applications (including OpenOffice), since MS does
> not document it.
It is documented, but the spec is ~1,200 pages so implementing it is
the hard part.
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