[R] R problem

Alan Arnholt arnholt at math.appstate.edu
Fri Feb 2 15:03:10 CET 2001

I assume you are using a windows machine.....You need to 
specify exactly where you are reading your data from.  

Suppose nameofmyfile.dat is on your A:\ drive, then you 
might type:

eriksdata <- read.table("A:/nameofmyfile.dat")

On Fri, 2 Feb 2001 13:19:54 +0100 Erik Bury 
<hans.bury at pandora.be> wrote:

> hello!! i'm starting with R and i have some big problems:when i try to take a notepad document (or word) i can't put it into R!!!!
> i tried : read.table("nameofmyfile.dat") but it doesn't work!!!!! my computer says:error in file(file, "r"): cannot open file "nameofmyfile"
> I think i have to save my notepad file on another location....can u help me?????
> thank u very much
> veerle bury

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