styler formats your code according to the tidyverse style guide (or your custom style guide) so you can direct your attention to the content of your code. It helps to keep the coding style consistent across projects and facilitate collaboration. You can access styler through


You can install the package from CRAN.

Or get the development version from GitHub:

# install.packages("remotes")

If you don’t use styler interactively (i.e. not from the R prompt or RStudio Addin), make sure you authorize the R package R.cache once to set up a permanent cache. If you use it interactively, you will be asked to grant this permission once. See ?caching for details.


The following online docs are available: