Introduction to downloadthis

This package provides a wrapper around bsplus::bs_button(), which has to goal to provide a download button in HTML outputs from R Markdown without the need to have runtime: shiny.

Currently, the download buttons functionality (embedded files) is not supported in Internet Explorer.

Please, refer to the Customizing buttons with css vignette for tips on how to customize the buttons.


You can easily produce a download button as follows:

Data frames

Passing a data frame to the function

Lists (only .xlsx and .rds are supported)

Passing a list with data frames to the function