R Language RMarkdown and knitr presentation


  • Header:
    • YAML format, used when the script is compile to define general parameter and metadata


titlethe title of the document
authorThe author of the document
dateThe date of the document: Can be "r format(Sys.time(), '%d %B, %Y')"
authorThe author of the document
outputThe output format of the document: at least 10 format available. For html document, html_output. For PDF document, pdf_document, ..


Sub options parameters:

citation_packageThe LaTeX package to process citations, natbib, biblatex or noneXXX
code_foldingLet readers to toggle the display of R code, "none", "hide", or "show"X
colorthemeBeamer color theme to useX
cssCSS file to use to style documentXXX
devGraphics device to use for figure output (e.g. "png")XXXXXXX
durationAdd a countdown timer (in minutes) to footer of slidesX
fig_captionShould figures be rendered with captions?XXXXXXX
fig_height, fig_widthDefault figure height and width (in inches) for documentXXXXXXXXXX
highlightSyntax highlighting: "tango", "pygments", "kate","zenburn", "textmate"XXXXX
includesFile of content to place in document (in_header, before_body, after_body)XXXXXXXX
incrementalShould bullets appear one at a time (on presenter mouse clicks)?XXX
keep_mdSave a copy of .md file that contains knitr outputXXXXXX
keep_texSave a copy of .tex file that contains knitr outputXX
latex_engineEngine to render latex, or ""pdflatex", "xelatex", lualatex"XX
lib_dirDirectory of dependency files to use (Bootstrap, MathJax, etc.)XXX
mathjaxSet to local or a URL to use a local/URL version of MathJax to renderXXX
md_extensionsMarkdown extensions to add to default definition or R MarkdownXXXXXXXXXX
number_sectionsAdd section numbering to headersXX
pandoc_argsAdditional arguments to pass to PandocXXXXXXXXXX
preserve_yamlPreserve YAML front matter in final document?X
reference_docxdocx file whose styles should be copied when producing docx outputX
self_containedEmbed dependencies into the docXXX
slide_levelThe lowest heading level that defines individual slidesX
smallerUse the smaller font size in the presentation?X
smartConvert straight quotes to curly, dashes to em-dashes, ... to ellipses, etc.XXX
templatePandoc template to use when rendering fileXXXXX
themeBootswatch or Beamer theme to use for pageXX
tocAdd a table of contents at start of documentXXXXXXX
toc_depthThe lowest level of headings to add to table of contentsXXXXXX
toc_floatFloat the table of contents to the left of the main contentX