R Studio is an Open source and enterprise-ready professional Software environment for R Programming. It is available in the desktop version (free and pro), and server version (free & Pro). Here, we show from where or How to download and Install R Studio software (desktop version) with screenshots. The following are the steps involved in R Studio download.
Step by step approach to download R Studio
Step 1: To download R for windows, first Go to the official RStudio website by clicking this link Download. The screenshot below shows the official website Home page. Next, Click on the download RStudio desktop button to start the download process.
NOTE: We have to install the Programming Software, before installing the RStudio. If you haven’t installed R, then please refer to the Software Download article to understand the steps & Install Software article for the installation process.
Step 2: Once you click on the specified download RStudio button, the following tab or window opened. Please select the Desktop (Free License) and click the download button.
Step 3: Or scroll down the page and select the software for your Operating System. From the below screenshot, see that we are selecting the RStudio 0.99.903 – Windows Vista/7/8/10
Once you Click on the RStudio hyperlink, a pop-up window opened to save this file. Please select the Save or download RStudio File option.
Step by Step process to install R Studio
Step 1: To install RStudio, Please navigate your file system to the previously downloaded, and click on the RStudio-0.99.903.exe application. Or, if you downloaded the file using Firefox, then do as shown below. Remember, the version number may be different for you.
After you click on the install R Studio application, Welcome to the RStudio Setup Wizard window opened. Please select the Next button.
Step 3: Here, you can change the default RStudio installation directory. To do that, we have to click on the Browse… button beside the text box. It opens our file system to navigate the location and select the directory.
See that we are using the default directory as the destination folder to install R studio.
Here, you can change the program’s shortcuts default directory. For this, we have to select the directory name from the list. From the screenshot below, see that we selected the Rstudio folder (default).
Step 5: Please wait for the extraction and installation of R studio completed. Next, Click the Finish button for completing the Installation of RStudio
Let us open the R Studio ide to see the R Software environment that supports the direct code execution.