[R] How to stop popping up messages when R starts?

R. Michael Weylandt michael.weylandt at gmail.com
Tue Dec 13 17:00:23 CET 2011

And if you use RStudio it seems that this option is not currently
supported: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7771577/clear-startup-screen-in-r-rstudio
(follow the links through to the RStudio forums)


On Tue, Dec 13, 2011 at 9:50 AM, S Ellison <S.Ellison at lgcgroup.com> wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> > Use the -q option when calling R.
>> Thanks Michael for your reply. But how can I do that?
> Depends how you start R.
> On the command line, say 'R -q' instead of just 'R'
> In windows from a shortcut, modify the shortcut that you click on to start R so that the command includes -q
> The same should work with desktop ar menu links in kde, gnome etc, but I've not verified that
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