How to download R and install Rstudio on Windows 10

Data Science is becoming a trend nowadays, many programmers are shifting towards data science and in this process, R and RStudio play an important role. So in this article let’s learn how you can install R and RStudio on your Windows 10. This process is applicable for all Windows machines.

Video Tutorial: How to download R and install RStudio on Windows 10

If you’re finding it hard installing R & RStudio on your Windows 10 machine then you can refer to the below video for a complete guide.

 

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Step 1: Download & Install R on Windows 10

 

1) Firstly we’ll download and install R, and to do so follow the below-provided download link and click on the “Download R 4.1.0 for Windows” and your download will start.

Download R Here: https://cran.r-project.org/bin/windows/base/

 

 

2) Once the download gets finished open it in the folder where it has been downloaded, right-click and run it as administrator to start the setup wizard.

 

 

3) Now you’ll be asked to select your preferred installation language, here we will select English and click on the ok button.

 

 

4) Now some information about R will be displayed on the screen, so here as well click on next.

 

 

5) Next we’ll have to select the installation folder of R, we will stick to the default installation location so simply click next. But before that make sure you have at least 25Mb of free disk space available.

 

 

6) Now in the component selection window as well click on next.

 

 

7) In the startup options window we will go with the default selected option, so simply click next.

 

 

8) Now you’ll be asked to select the start menu folder, so here as well click on the next button.

 

 

9) In the select additional task window check 1,3,4 check box as shown in the image below and click on the next button, now the installation will begin and it may take some time so keep patience.

 

 

10) Once installation gets successful click on the finish button to close the setup wizard.

 

 

Step 2: Download & Install RStudio on Windows 10

 

1) Now we’ll download and install RStudio, and to do so follow the below-provided download link and click on the “RStudio Desktop” and you’ll be redirected to the downloads page of RStudio.

Download RStudio Here: https://www.rstudio.com/products/rstudio/download/

 

 

2) Click on the “Download RStudio For Windows” button and your download will start.

 

 

3) Once the download gets finished open it in the folder where it has been downloaded, right-click and run it as administrator to install the RStudio setup wizard.

 

 

4) In the setup wizard’s welcome screen click on next.

 

 

5) Now we have to select the installation location for Rstudio, we’ll stick to the default installation location so click on the Next button.

 

 

6) In the choose start menu window simply click on the install button and your desired RStudio installation will begin.

 

 

7) Once installation gets complete click on the finish button and you’re all done.

 

 

Congrats you’ve successfully installed R and Rstudio in your windows machine, to start Rstudio simply search Rstudio in the windows search bar and press enter.

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Also Read: How to download R and install Rstudio on Mac OS Big Sur

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One thought on “How to download R and install Rstudio on Windows 10

  • July 9, 2021 at 2:59 PM
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    Thanks for the tutorial, it’s very clear and short as well as way of explanation is good👌

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