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How to number and reference tables and figures in R Markdown files

Introduction R Markdown is a great tool to make research results reproducible. However, in scientific research papers or reports, tables and figures usually need to be numbered and referenced. Unfortunately, R Markdown has no “native” method to number and reference … Continue reading

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RMarkdown: How to format tables and figures in .docx files

In research, we usually publish the most important findings in tables and figures. When writing research papers using Rmarkdown (*.Rmd), we have several options to format the output of the final MS Word document (.docx). Tables can be formated using … Continue reading

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RMarkdown: How to insert page breaks in a MS Word document

Introduction RStudio offers the opportunity to build MS Word documents from RMarkdown files. However, since formatting options in Markdown are very limited, there is no ‘native’ Markdown code to insert page breaks in the final MS Word output file. In … Continue reading

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