Save Windows Plot to a File
Saves the current plot on a
windows device to a file.
savePlot(filename = "Rplot", type = c("wmf", "emf", "png", "jpg", "jpeg", "bmp", "tif", "tiff", "ps", "eps", "pdf"), device = dev.cur(), restoreConsole = TRUE)
The filename under which to save the plot. Tilde-expansion (see
The type of plot, Windows metafile, PNG, JPEG, BMP (Windows bitmap format), TIFF, PostScript or PDF.
A device number of a
windowsdevice, by default the current device.
See the ‘Details’ section of
This is equivalent to selecting the ‘Save as’ menu item on the
‘File’ menu of a
filename does not include a dot (‘.’), savePlot
will add the file type as an extension; that is, the filename will
be set to
paste(filename, type, sep = "."). If a dot is present in
filename, the filename is assumed to include an extension and
is used without change.
type = "wmf" will copy to the clipboard.
"ps" are the same thing apart from the
extension for the default
JPEG quality is 75%, and TIFF is saved without compression.
None, but a plot file will be created.
There is a similar function of the same name but fewer types for
X11 devices on Unix-alikes