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The RStudio IDE provides a push-button publishing experience for some content types. See the Connecting - RStudio IDE chapter for details.

If you need to publish a type of content that doesn't support push-button publishing or if you want to publish from R code or the R console, follow these instructions to get started.

You will need the following information to connect your account:

  • The Posit Connect server URL
  • Your username on the Connect server
  • An API Key from the Connect server. See the API Keys chapter.

First, install the rsconnect R package:


Then use the rsconnect::connectApiUser() function to configure your account information:


Now you're ready to publish! See the Publishing from R chapter.