Re: [R] R and Power Point

From: Duncan Murdoch <>
Date: Wed 15 Feb 2006 - 01:26:01 EST

On 2/14/2006 9:08 AM, Michael Kubovy wrote:
> On Feb 14, 2006, at 1:46 AM, Erin Hodgess wrote:

>> I'm using R in a time series class. ... I have decided to put  
>> together Power Point slides for the teaching. ... I am currently  
>> saving the R screen as WMF files and inserting them into  
>> PowerPoint.  While this works, it seems that there might be a  
>> simpler method.

> Hi Erin,
> For presentations I use LaTeX with beamer.cls and Sweave to access R.
> The results are legible and attractive. The method is not simple at
> first, since you must understand how to use beamer.cls and Sweave.
> But once you're in production mode, it's a delight.
> I'd be happy to share templates.

Please put some up on the web somewhere! I'm just learning beamer, and don't need it for R right now, but I'm sure I will eventually.

Duncan Murdoch

P.S. How do I add page numbers to slides? I see in the manual a section called "The Headline and Footline" that apparently tells me how to do it using an option "[page number]", but I don't see where to put that. mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Wed Feb 15 01:45:46 2006

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