R File Type

- The quick facts

What are R files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a R file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a R file?

R files have multiple uses, and R Source Code is one of them.

R Source Code

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open R files

We have identified 4 R openers that are compatible with this specific type of R file.

Programs that open R Source Code files

Tinn-R EditorTinn-R EditorVerified
RStudioRStudioVerified
RRVerified
UltraEditUltraEditVerified

Last updated: March 17, 2022

More file formats using the R extension

Through our research of R files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Mac Resource Script
  • Twist Report Script

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of R files. Remember, different programs may use R files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

InfoStatInfoStatUser submitted
Sakura Editor (Japanese)Sakura Editor (Japanese)User submitted
STATISTICASTATISTICAUser submitted
GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
Tinn-R Gui/EditorTinn-R Gui/EditorUser submitted
Notepad++Notepad++User submitted
NetworkNetworkUser submitted
Emacs - The extensible self-documenting text editorEmacs - The extensible self-documenting text editorUser submitted
Sublime TextSublime TextUser submitted

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