File Extension Library

.RHISTORY File Extension

  • Developer by: The R Project for Statistical Computing
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What are .RHISTORY files and how to open them?

Can't open .RHISTORY file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .RHISTORY file.

What is a .RHISTORY file extension?

.RHISTORY file extension is created by The R Project for Statistical Computing. .RHISTORY has been classified as Data Files. The format of .RHISTORY file is Text.

.RHISTORY is R History File

Data file created by R, a statistical computing and graphing application; contains the history of commands entered by the user during an open R session; similar to a .BASH_HISTORY file for the Bash shell; enables the user to push the up arrow to scan through the list of previously entered commands.

R automatically saves an RHISTORY file (.RHistory, without a filename prefix) in the R working directory. Additionally, the user can manually save the command history using the application menu options.

List of all softwares that can open the R History File

How to fix problems with .RHISTORY files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .RHISTORY files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .RHISTORY file format
  2. You need to check the .RHISTORY file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)