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Is there a windows app that can create floating screenshots? [closed]

I'm looking for a Windows app, that can create floating screenshots, i.e. you select an area, it creates a screenshot that then is a top level window. Just like what ScreenFloat does on Mac:
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How to screenshot a Blue Screen Of Death (BSOD) [duplicate]

I am using windows 7. Recently my computer crashed, and displayed the dreaded BSOD: I was trying to copy down the error message, but I didn't have enough time. Is it possible to take a screenshot ...
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Greenshot: select and move parts of screenshot?

How can I select and cut & paste (ie: move) areas of my screenshot ? In MS Paint I would use select and then would drag my selected area around: ...
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2answers
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Stealthy way to watch browser behavior Windows (preferably without paying for software)? [closed]

I need to monitor one employee which keeps removing his Firefox history or goes into private mode. What are the ways I can make Windows save its screen contents periodically or in any other ways lets ...
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2answers
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Editing screenshots [closed]

After taking a screenshot of a big window, I'd like to cut out the middle part(s) and move the sides closer together, so it results in a smaller picture with only relevant details displayed. ...
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2answers
106 views

Screenshot application that creates a file on your desktop( for windows ) [closed]

On a mac, when you take a screenshot the OS creates a file with it on the desktop. Is there such an alternative for Windows so when I use the "Print Screen" key or a key combination it lets me take ...
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1answer
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Why does the text become multicolored when a Windows screenshot is zoomed?

Take a screenshot in Windows: Now, zoom it: Why does the text become multicolored whereas it should only be black? Is this related to ClearType?
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1answer
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How do I take desktop screenshot within Windows Embedded Standard?

I have a computer running Windows Embedded Standard OS with a specific application on it. There is no MS Paint or snipping tool, but I need to take a screenshot of the application. How do I take a ...
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1answer
105 views

What program is triggered/run when the PrintScreen button is pressed?

What program is triggered to take a shot of the screen when the PrintScreen button is pressed on Windows? Thanks
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How can I take a screenshot of only the client area of a window? [closed]

Is there a way or an application to create a screenshot of the actual windows content (client area) in Windows XP and above? I mean Alt+PrintScreen captures a picture containing the window borders, ...
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Clipboard usage

just curious with windows clipboard. I use printscreen to capture a screenshot . Again i use the same to capture another screenshot. Ok, how exactly do I access the previous screenshots? Is that ...
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Is there a way to snip part of the screen with a hotkey?

I'm able to launch the snipping tool, select an option and then copy based on my selection. Is there a way to launch a default snipping option so that I can create partial screen screenshots without ...
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6answers
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How to screenshot part of the screen under windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Screenshot utilities for Windows I would like to use mouse to select a part of a window under Windows and then take screenshot and save it as jpeg format. Is there such ...
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Can I take a screenshot as vector graphics or at a higher resolution than native?

I need to take some screenshots of an application window. My laptop resolution is low, and I'd like to get high quality images. Is there a way to grab the screen as vector graphics (e.g. EPS, PDF, ...
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0answers
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How to get a “live screenshot” in windows

Quick question – do you know any software or way of doing a live screenshot of a window and bring it to the foreground? It’d be like picture link in Excel... My problem is that I am running various ...
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2answers
116 views

How to create screenshots for a tutorial in windows 2008?

I am trying to create a manual/tutorial for some software installation on windows 2008. I am looking for a software which can be used to capture screenshots automatically (upon different clicks and ...
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1answer
140 views

take a screenshot of an application window [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can one take a partial screen shot in Windows 7? I Googled around, but I couldn't find a good short cut application that would allow me to take the screenshot of an ...
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3answers
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How to take a screenshot of just the front window? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can one take a partial screen shot in Windows 7? Is there a way on Windows to just take a screenshot of the window that is the currently active one? If so, how do I do ...
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Can one take a partial screen shot in Windows 7?

One can take a screen shot of a part of the screen on a Mac with Cmd + Shift + 4. Is there a similar functionality in Windows 7?
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how to get a printscreen of a video-still in windows?

Winxp running wmp in IE Neither Printscreen nor Gadwin are capable of capturing the image I can only assume that is is something to do with how the memory is captured/stored for video vs normal apps ...
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1answer
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Capture active windows and save with title as filename

I would like to save screenshots of an app, and looking for a tool which automatically saves screenshots. Picasa 3 saves the screenshots when running, and it gives the filename according to the title ...
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2answers
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Program that saves image to desktop when pressing prntscrn

Is there any tool for Windows (7) that will, upon pressing the prntscrn button, save the whole screen to a .png file directly to the desktop OR to a path I can specify in the tool, instead of copying ...
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timed desktop screenshot for timelapse

I've been looking around for a screen capture program that gives me actual images of the desktop, and allows me to take them on a certain interval so that I can combine them into a timelapse. ex) ...
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3answers
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Free Windows software for full-screen (including scrolling) screenshots [closed]

I need a free tool for image capture on Windows. The caveat -- it must handle "scrolling" in a window to give me a screen capture of the entire window (not just the showing part of the window, but ...
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6answers
187 views

Free screenshot tools [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Screenshot utilities for Windows I'm looking for a free tool to help with logging bugs. This usually consists of: Taking a screenshot of the bug Pasting it into ...
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1answer
274 views

Windows fire-and-forget screen capturing software?

I need a Windows tool that can be configured to auto-start and auto-screenshot a window (ideally a certain window only). It should not require any user interaction other than initial configuration. ...
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2answers
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Paste a screenshot in windows explorer

Anyone know of a way to simply paste a screenshot (taken with PrtScn or Alt+PrtScn) into a Windows Explorer folder and have it be saved as an image (possibly with a dialog asking about image size and ...
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1answer
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How can I have some snapshots of my program? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Screenshot utilities for Windows I have made a program and to make its report I need some snapshots.I found out that the printscreen button does not work in this ...
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Can anyone recommend a simple screenshot tool that can be installed as a portable app?

The printscreen button doesn't work on our university computers, so I'm looking for a simple free screenshot tool that can be installed on a USB drive. this question is similar: Screenshot utilities ...
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10answers
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Screenshot tools that include the mouse cursor?

For tutorial screenshots it would be really helpful to have the mouse cursor in the picture, but I found the usually known screenshot tools all hide the cursor from the screenshot. So, are there any ...
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2answers
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AutoSnapshot every minute? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Program that does a screen print every 15 minutes and saves it to a file What app can i use to take screenshots of my full screen automatically every minute or so? I ...
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2answers
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How can I take a screenshot of the GRUB menu?

How can I take a screenshot like this? I tried pressing Prnt Scrn, and then trying to paste it in MS Paint after booting to Vista, but it did not work.
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2answers
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Taking screenshot and converting captured text into selectable text?

In Snaggit it has a feature that let's you take a screenshot and if there are texts on screen it converts the text into selectable text (somehow) so you can copy and paste the text into a text editor ...
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Free screenshot program that respects Aero's transparency layer [closed]

Wikipedia articles relating to post-Vista software contain images of windows using Aero that respect the original transparency layer instead of capturing the blurred render of what's underneath. ...
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8answers
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open source free software program for screen shots

I am looking for open source software for screen shots. It would be nice if it is similar to snagit.
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2answers
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How do I take screenshots in Windows Virtual PC

When I press Alt-Print Screen I get a screenshot of the entire VM+window frame taken in my host-OS. What I want is a screenshot of the selected application running in the VM. My host OS is win7-64 ...
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1answer
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Tool to create unscaled call-out from a thumbnail image?

I'm creating an online tutorial for some software and need to include screenshots. In particular, I want to highlight the position and appearance of a given control in a large screen. Given that I ...
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2answers
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Screenshot before windows starts: without another computer?

I'm pretty sure that this must have been asked before, but haven't found a duplicate question, thus I shall ask again... Is it possible to take a screenshot of my computer before the OS boots up ...
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Looking for software to create Step-By-Step Screenshot guides

I like to annotate a series of existing pictures like that one shown below. Each shows GUI elements and I want to add some circles, arrows and numbers to create a step by step guide. Is there any ...
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Equivalent of OS X's Shift Apple-3/4 in Windows 2003 Server

Is there a screenshot equivalent of OS X's Shift-Apple-3 or 4 built into Windows 2003 Server? Just to clarify, I have this Win 2003 box on a KVM switch .. and since I am at a 95% OS X shop, the ...
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How to capture a portion of screen

I just want to know how to capture a portion of the screen .Getting the screen hot of a particular location and size in windows I want to do this using some windows key functionality I am not doing ...
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Windows screen shots via command-line SSH session

I've browsed the handful of "screen capture" queries here, but I was unable to find anything which addressed my specific need. I'm looking for a command-line tool that I can run via remote SSH ...
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Tool to annotate pictures (screenshots) for documentation purposes? [closed]

Long time ago, I saw someone use a software (on Windows) that was specifically created to annotate pictures. It made it simple to add arrows, boxes, circles in "outstanding" colors to the image. ...
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Take a screen shot from command line in Windows

I am looking for a open source of free tool that I could execute from the command line. It should take a screen shot of the screen and save it to a file. Operating system is Windows. Something like ...
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1answer
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To just press a key and save a screen snapshot to the hard drive, we must use 3rd party software?

If we can just press a key (such as CTRL-PrtScr) on Windows 7 or Vista and be able to save a screen001.png to the hard drive like a Mac does, that would be convenient. Sometimes we just want a screen ...
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5answers
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Can Windows 7 or Vista's Snipping Tool capture a screen 10 seconds later, and capture the mouse pointer as well?

I wonder if Windows 7 or Vista's Snipping Tool can capture a screen 10 seconds later, and capture the mouse pointer as well? The thing is that sometimes we need to capture the thing that "pops up" ...
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5answers
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Screenshot utility for Windows with postbox? facility

I want to take screenprints and then be able to add a postbox effect to grey out all but a certain area of the screenshot. I wish I knew where I saw the example of this, they had screenshots in a ...
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1answer
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Why can't you copy/paste images in excel, but screenshots work?

I'm not sure if this is a global issue with excel, but it's happening on all the computers here (Excel 2002, XP SP2) If you select a cell, and go Ctrl-V when there's a screenshot in the clipboard, ...