[R] read.xls question
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Sun Mar 15 10:38:20 CET 2009
To turn the function avaliable you have to load the library first, to
Then you use your command read.xls.
I'm suposing that you already had installed the xlsReadWrite package.
A better alternative to this package is RODBC, which also read excel
2007 files. Take a look on it at the CRAN web site.
Hope it helps.
Em 15/03/2009, às 00:27, "Mathew, Abraham T" <amathew at ku.edu> escreveu:
> I'm an R newbie and had a question about the read.xls function. I've
> heard that this is often not a reliable function to use for
> importing data. However, I have created numerous xls files which
> contain information about voter turnout and macroeconomic indicators
> in India. I'm writing a paper on the relationship between economic
> growth and voter turnout.
> This is the command I use:
> data <- read.xls("India.xls", header=TRUE)
> I get the following error message:
> Error: could not find function "read.xls"
> Anyone have ideas?
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