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Introduction to RStudio IDE and version control with Git

  1. 1



    This is a brief preface, explaining the rationale for using RStudio and git.

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  2. 2

    Using RStudio


    This chapter introduces you to the integrated development environment provided by RStudio. You'll learn about the data viewer, the environment tab, the history tab, how to set and get your working directory, using the plots pane, navigating the help tab when you get stuck, and more.

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    Version control using Git


    In this chapter, you'll learn about version control, Git, and how to use Git within RStudio. You'll start with the basics, like how to turn on version control using Git in an existing directory. Then, you'll see how to track changes to files over time, explore your commit history, get rid of unwanted changes, and how to push changes to remote repositories on GitHub.

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