Welcome to R Tools for Visual Studio
Applies to: Visual Studio Visual Studio for Mac
This article applies to Visual Studio 2017. If you're looking for the latest Visual Studio documentation, see Visual Studio documentation. We recommend upgrading to the latest version of Visual Studio. Download it here
Thank you for installing R Tools for Visual Studio (RTVS)! Check it out and let us know what you think using the links under Resources.
- How to install R Tools for Visual Studio
- Submit and browse bugs and feature requests on GitHub
- Explore and contribute to the source code
- To send feedback without using GitHub (which is preferred), use the R Tools > Feedback menu in Visual Studio.
Microsoft R distributions
RTVS supports CRAN R, and Microsoft R distributions, including the version of R that is distributed with SQL Server 2016. The following links provide more information on the different Microsoft R distributions: