Posts for tag « Windows »

André Ourednik, Thursday, April 19, 2018

A common knitr issue on Windows Running R scripts on a Windows machine is equivalent to a dive into enconding hell. In effect, your non-English data most likely contains characters like Ä, ü, è or š, or even 语言. In all cases, the only serious way of dealing with these, in fact with any data […]

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André Ourednik, Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Cet exercice décrit l’installation de RStudio, de l’environnement d’exécution pour le langage R sur diverses plateformes et des modules complémentaires. Il donne des indications pour contourner des problèmes communs. Installer un environnement de travail R est un langage de programmation. Pour que les programmes écrits en R fonctionnent, il est nécessaire d’installer au préalable un […]

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André Ourednik, Wednesday, August 8, 2012

If you’ve changed your standard .tex file editor to Notepad2 or Notepad++, chances are that the contextual menu entry “Create New > Document file” has disappeared. To restore it, just save the following code as a .reg file and run it (thanks to Archos alias Limneos for posting the code on a SevenForums):

PS: […]

André Ourednik, Wednesday, August 8, 2012

I want Windows 7 to sort my files alphabetically, and I mean alphanumerically, from 0 to z, in ASCII order. Windows 7 acts way too smart sorting files by names to my taste. On more ancient versions of Windows (e.g. Windows 2000) the sorting order would be something like this: Ie4_01 Ie4_128 Ie401sp2 Ie5 Ie501sp2 […]

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André Ourednik, Monday, April 11, 2011

Changing the language of a whole presentation in MS PowerPoint can be tedious. Especially when you translate your slides. You easily end up with a mix of languages on a number of slides. You notice, then, that it is not possible to select the main one: the language button (on the bottom bar) is simply […]