[R] R 1.9.1 Fails to Start on WinXP SP2

Scott Higginbotham Scott at creditre.net
Wed Sep 22 16:28:03 CEST 2004

>One other suggestion:

>Run the msconfig "System configuration utility" to turn off most of
>the software that loads on your machine at startup, and see if that
>allows R to start.  Then gradually add it back until you find the
>culprit, if there is one.

Bingo! You rock Duncan. I had Rage3D (a video card overclocking utility)
installed on the machine that wouldn't run R and I was able to isolate
that as the problem. Once I uninstalled it, everything worked perfectly.

Thanks a million!


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