[R] [FORGED] Export R output in Excel

Rolf Turner r.turner at auckland.ac.nz
Thu Dec 29 00:15:42 CET 2016

On 29/12/16 10:45, Bryan Mac wrote:
> Hi,
> How do I export results from R to Excel in a format-friendly way? For
> example, when I copy and paste my results into excel, the formatting
> is messed up.

Short answer:  *Don't*.  ("Friends don't let friends use excel for 

Longer answer:  Googling on "export R data to excel" yields lots of 
"useful" hits --- "useful" given the (false) assertion that it is useful 
to export things to excel.


Rolf Turner

Technical Editor ANZJS
Department of Statistics
University of Auckland
Phone: +64-9-373-7599 ext. 88276

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