[R] How to generate a report with graphics and tables?

Don MacQueen macq at llnl.gov
Thu Jan 29 16:53:31 CET 2004

Depending on how much post-processing you do in 
Powerpoint, you might try importing the chart 
using a "link".

Have R save the chart in a file. Then go into 
Powerpoint, use the Insert Picture from File menu 
item, and in the dialog box that comes up select 
"Link to File".


At 10:01 PM +0100 1/28/04, Olaf Bürger wrote:
>Hello R-Users,
>I have some data sets which change on a daily 
>bases. So far I have imported  these sets into 
>R, done all my evaluations resulting in a couple 
>of plots, charts and tables of numbers which I 
>copy&pasted via clipboard into Powerpoint.
>The procedure is always the same and I wonder, 
>whether there is no easier way for doing so. Is 
>there some type of "report generator" available 
>or some HowTo on this.
>Can anybody give me a hint on where to look for?
>Olaf Bürger
>R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
>PLEASE do read the posting guide! http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html

Don MacQueen
Environmental Protection Department
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA, USA

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