Category Archives: data

How Word Files Store Images

With the Microsoft Word Docx format, it’s quite easy to see how images are stored. Docx files have been the default Word format since Word 2007, and are an open document format based on xml. The docx file is a container for xml files relating to the structure and text of the file, as well… Read More »

Load Excel Files Into R

Whether we like it or not Excel is a common tool for working with data, so we often find ourselves wanting to load Excel files into R. In this post I show you a simple method for how to import data from different sheets of an Excel workbook into R. The way I like to… Read More »