[R] Programmatically minimising main R window (on windows)
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Dec 17 00:40:05 CET 2008
On Tue, 16 Dec 2008, hadley wickham wrote:
> Hi all,
> Is it possible to programmatically minimise the main window of the
> windows R gui? I'm designing a small gui with gwidgets & RGtk2 for an
> non-statistician to use, and it would be nice if I could easily hide
> all the R stuff that they don't need.
Not from R itself, but you can by Windows script programming (which you
can launch by 'system'. It would also be esay to add a small bit of C
code to do so.
However why are you using Rgui if you don't want a GUI? That is what
Rterm or Rscript or embedded R are for.
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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