A Quick Tour of RStudio 1.4

What's new with RStudio 1.4

A Quick Tour of RStudio 1.4

February 10, 2022

What’s new with RStudio 1.4:

  • A visual markdown editor that provides improved productivity for composing longer-form articles and analyses with R Markdown.

  • New Python capabilities, including display of Python objects in the Environment pane, viewing of Python data frames, and tools for configuring Python versions and conda/virtual environments.

  • The ability to add source columns to the IDE workspace for side-by-side text editing.

  • A new command palette (accessible via Ctrl+Shift+P) that provides easy keyboard access to all RStudio commands, add-ins, and options.

  • Support for rainbow parentheses in the source editor (enabled via Options, then Code, then Display).

  • New citation support that allows you to include document citations from your document bibliography, personal or group libraries, and several other sources.

  • Integration with a host of new RStudio Server Pro features including project sharing when using Launcher, Microsoft Visual Studio Code support (currently in beta), SAML authentication, and local launcher load-balancing.