Install and load R package "Rcmdr" to quickly install lots of other packages

September 21, 2010

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

I recently reformatted my laptop and needed to reinstall R and all the packages that I regularly use. In a previous post I covered R Commander, a nice GUI for R that includes a decent data editor and menus for graphics and basic statistical analysis. Since Rcmdr depends on many other packages, installing and loading Rcmdr like this…

install.packages(“Rcmdr”, dependencies=TRUE)library(Rcmdr)

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