Re: [R] PowerPoint

From: Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri 23 Jun 2006 - 23:21:37 EST

Note that jpg, bmp and png are in less desirable bit mapped formats whereas eps is in a more desirable vector format (magnification and shrinking does not involve loss of info) and so would be preferable from a quality viewpoint. See:
http://www.stc-saz.org/resources/0203_graphics.pdf

On 6/23/06, Doran, Harold <HDoran@air.org> wrote:
> Use the functions in library(grDevices) for jpeg, bmp, or png formats.
> Or, you can use postscript() for an eps file. Of course, I personally
> think tex files make for much better looking presentations if you can be
> persuaded.
>
> Harold
>
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: r-help-bounces@stat.math.ethz.ch
> > [mailto:r-help-bounces@stat.math.ethz.ch] On Behalf Of Marc Bernard
> > Sent: Friday, June 23, 2006 7:28 AM
> > To: r-help@stat.math.ethz.ch
> > Subject: [R] PowerPoint
> >
> > Dear All,
> >
> > I am looking for the best way to use graphs from R (like
> > xyplot, curve ...) for a presentation with powerpoint. I
> > used to save my plot as pdf and after to copy them as image
> > in powerpoint but the quality is not optimal by so doing.
> >
> > Another completely independent question is the following:
> > when I use "main" in the xyplot, the main title is very
> > close to my plot, i.e. no ligne separate the main and the
> > plot. I would like my title to be well distinguished from the plots.
> >
> > I would be grateful for any improvements...
> >
> > Many thanks,
> >
> > Bernard,
> >
> >
> >
> >
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