[R] Permanently changing gui preferences

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sun Aug 27 09:43:18 CEST 2006

On Sat, 26 Aug 2006, David Kaplan wrote:

> Greetings,
> I made changes to my gui preferences and saved them.  When I close and 
> then open R, it reverts back to default preferences.  How do I 
> permanently change gui preferences?

Which 'gui' is this?

If it is Rgui under Windows, the 'GUI preferences' dialog box has a 'Save' 
button.  You need to save to a file Rconsole somewhere that will be used
(see the rw-FAQ Q5.2 and ?Rconsole).

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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