openPDF

Open PDF Files in a Standard Viewer

Displays the specified PDF file.

Keywords
utilities
Usage
openPDF(file, bg=TRUE)
Arguments
file
A character string, indicating the file to view
bg
Should the pdf viewer be opened in the background.
Details

Currently this function works on Windows and Unix platforms. Under Windows, whatever program is associated with the file extension will be used. Under Unix, the function will use the program named in the

option "pdfviewer" (see help(options) for information on how this is set.)

The bg argument is only interpreted on Unix.

Value

This function is executed for its side effects. The specified PDF file is opened in the PDF viewer and TRUE is returned.

Aliases
  • openPDF
Examples
## Not run: openPDF("annotate.pdf")
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