[R] (no subject): really about search in HTML help under Windows

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Jan 23 16:07:25 CET 2004

See the rw-FAQ, which explains this (as you have already been told 

The problem is in your browser configuration, not in R.  You need Java and 
Javascript installed and enabled.

On Fri, 23 Jan 2004, Tamara Porter wrote:

>    I downloaded R onto my computer using Windows XP
>    The program itself works fine, but my problem occurs when I type
>    help.start() and enter the search engine.  Whenever I type anything
>    into
>    it, nothing happens.  I've tried reinstalling it a few times, but the
>    same
>    thing keeps happening.  I've done the full installation, with all the
>    boxes
>    checked.

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