[R] Importing a CSV file

MacQueen, Don macqueen1 at llnl.gov
Fri Feb 10 20:31:30 CET 2012

I think you must have given the path to the file wrong.

Assuming you are using R.app, try

  infile <- file.choose()

And then give infile to the read.csv() function.

Then print the value of infile to find out what the path really is.

Probably, you wanted

Don MacQueen

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
7000 East Ave., L-627
Livermore, CA 94550

On 2/9/12 7:20 PM, "sezgin ozcan" <szgozcan at gmail.com> wrote:

>I have been trying to import a csv file to r. but I get the same message
>everytime. the message is
>Error in file(file, "rt") : cannot open the connection
>In addition: Warning message:
>In file(file, "rt") :
>  cannot open file 'Users:/sezginozcan/Downloads/beer.data.csv': No such
>file or directory
>I use mac.
>I tried this command also
>Error: unexpected input in "a<-read.table("clipboard",sep=‚"
>I will appreciate if you help me before I get crazy.
>thank you
>R-help at r-project.org mailing list
>PLEASE do read the posting guide
>and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.

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