Re: [R] Full screen graphics (windows)

From: Hans-Jörg Bibiko <bibiko_at_eva.mpg.de>
Date: Mon, 26 May 2008 16:59:41 +0200

On 26.05.2008, at 15:55, Dieter Menne wrote:

> For a simple perception test procedure (to generate live
> statistical data in a
> lecture) I want to have a full screen graphics display under
> Windows. No
> borders, frames, menus, just plain black or white.
It should be possible to write a function which copies the current plot into a PDF file by using 'dev.copy2pdf'. Then run a system() command which opens that PDF file and switches to the full screen mode.

This leads to a, maybe marginal, request. I know that one can write a tag into a PDF file which controls whether the PDF should be opened in full screen mode automatically or not. Maybe it's worth to implement such an option in R?

--Hans



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