R tip: Maximum screen width

April 19, 2010

(This article was first published on compBiomeBlog, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

R can be annoying in that even if you stretch your terminal or R GUI session to a whole screen width it will still only show 80 characters width. This can make wide tables really hard to read.


Use the options command width to set this parameter to what ever you like. Easy.

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