File Extension Library

.RHISTORY File Extension

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

What is an .RHISTORY file?

.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 Open .RHISTORY file on different platforms

Open .RHISTORY File on Windows

  • Right-click a .RHISTORY
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .RHISTORY file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .RHISTORY files" Press "Ok"

Open .RHISTORY File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .RHISTORY file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .RHISTORY File on Linux

Right click on the .RHISTORY file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .RHISTORY File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .RHISTORY file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .RHISTORY File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .RHISTORY files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

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.)