Install data.table successfully in R version 3.5.0

Install data.table successfully in R version 3.5.0.

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##Step 1: download .zip file##

Follow some steps in the image below, go to hereto download the “” to your R PATH (default is C:/Users/yourPCname/Documents/).

Tips:if the .zip file download from the(1)positon in the above image failed to install data.table, then try the other one in the(2)position in the above image.

##Step 2:Install data.table##

Launch R software (not Rstudio!), run the following R codes,


if output messages as: package ‘data.table’ successfully unpacked and MD5 sums checked, congratulations, you’r successfully install data.table.


run library(data.table) to confirm again.

if output messages as: package ‘data.table’ was built under R version 3.6.0 , OK, of course, it’s available under R version 3.5.0.

Best wishes.

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