Screenshot means the result of a print screen, or the capture of the entire or specific areas of a system screen to an image file.

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Always show file extension for screenshots

If you take a screenshot with ⌘+⇧+4 the file is saved as a .png to the desktop, but the extension is hidden. You need to open the Info dialog and untick "Hide extension" if you want to show the ...
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Why can't I take a screenshot on my second monitor on my Mac?

Whenever I attempt to take a screenshot on the second monitor, it fails silently. Is this possible, or do I have to move whatever I want to take a picture of onto the first monitor? Using Snow ...
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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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Illegitimate screenshots?

Our bank requires us to run Trusteer Rapport: http://www.bbt.com/bbtdotcom/business/online-services/online-banking/trusteer-rapport-online-fraud-protection-software.page On two different computers, ...
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Can you screenshot only the focused window using hardware buttons on the Surface 3?

With a regular keyboard when you want to print only the focused window, instead of the entire screen, you use and hold Alt + Prt Scrn keys. I just learned from this site two different methods to ...
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Screen capture appears black even after editing

I am having problems getting a screen capture. Even after I paste the picture into IrfanView, crop it, save it to file and reopen it, the problem is still there. It shows correctly in Irfanview, but ...
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How to take screenshot of an image longer than screen from Visual Paradigm?

Is there a special tool for this? I have seen that the question is asked before but there is no answer. I think there must be a tool which can accomplish that? Otherwise I will have to take 10 ...
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Screen capture in DOS

Is it possible to capture screen in MS-DOS and save the screen as a JPEG image?
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Can I assign “print screen” as a shortcut for snipping tool?

When I click on Properties of snipping tool in the start menu, I can assign a shortcut like Ctrl+F12 for snipping tool: Can I also assign only the key PrintScreen as a shortcut for snipping tool?
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High Resolution Screenshot

I am using the Awesome Screenshot extension/addon for Google Chrome, Safari and Firefox. It was working well and generating HiDPI (Retina Screenshot) on my MacBook Pro Retina until yesterday, but ...
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How to take a screenshot of a window larger than the screen

I want to take a screen shot of a window that's larger than the screen size. If I zoom out of the window and I take the screenshot, I lose quality since zooming into the image will not work. A ...
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gnome-screenshot produces blank png files in mint 17

This produces a blank png file in mint 17, but works fine in ubuntu 12: gnome-screenshot Opening the resulting Screenshot file in the ~/Pictures directory shows completely blank image (all ...
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Capturing a window image or taking a screen shot in a Windows XP virtual machine running in Virtual Box on a MacBook pro?

I've got a MacBookPro (no external keyboard, just the built-in laptop keyboard) and I'm running Virtual Box. My virtual machine is Windows XP and I'd like to capture an image of a window (or the whole ...
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not able to screenshot full webpage in SharePoint 2013 using Firefox

Does anyone know why I would not be able to do a full screenshot of a SharePoint 2013 webpage using firefox? I have tried Nimbus and Awesome screenshots plugins as well as the command line option: ...
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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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Unknown screenshot program

I've run into some problems on my Windows 8.1 desktop: when I press AltGr+x (which should, on my keyboard layout, produce letter “ź”), some unknown to me screengrabing app starts. The thing is, I ...
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How do I get the best quality screenshot for OCR (Optical Character Recognition)?

I'm trying to get some data into a text file from screenshots. Apparently screenshots don't work very well with OCR because they are 75dpi and the minimum for good quality OCR is 150dpi. Does anyone ...
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Screenshot tools that include the mouse cursor? [closed]

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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Why is the windows 7 shortcut for screen capture not working?

This was resolved by the first commenter Usually I can use the Windows+S shortcut to take a screenshot, but it has recently stopped working. Restarting my computer did nothing. I understand it is ...
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How can I repeatedly take a screenshot of a specific area in OS X?

Under OS X, I need to take a screenshot of the same specific screen area. I know I can press hotkeys to grab the entire screen, or an area of the screen, but then I always have to select it. Can I ...
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How can I take a screenshot of the login screen in Mac OS X?

So how does one go about doing this? As of yet, Google has turned up no useful answers for me, although I may yet get lucky. EDIT: This would need to be done using just the one Mac, not using a ...
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Screenshot every window you touch - Utility [closed]

Is there a good (maybe free) app that can take a screenshot of every window you touch automatically? I'm writing a lot of training this week and it would sure help as I go between screens to have ...
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How to take a screenshot of the console output in linux?

how can I make a screenshot of the linux console output? For example I run the command ls -l and want to make a screenshot of the whole output.
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CTRL + F1 Brings up an image capture application which I want mapped differently or not at all

Can anyone help me identify which program this is and how I can disable it or remap it to another key combination? EDIT: OS Windows 7 Ultimate I have attached a screenshot of the screencapture ...
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Freeware to make predefined size screen capture [closed]

There are tons of screen capture but I cannot find one that can do predefined size screen capture. Do you know one that works on Windows 7?
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Screenshot utility for Windows with postbox? facility [closed]

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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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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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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How to screen capture with multiple monitors in correct resolution?

I have dual monitors, and often need to do screenshots. I have used many screen capture programs in the past (Jing, SnagIt, Greenshot, etc.) and want to use one of those because of the features they ...
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Why does print screen not work for full screen applications in windows 8.1?

Whenever I'm gaming and I need to dump the screen I have to use third party applications, always and everywhere, because windows has decided that it should take a screenshot of my desktop instead of ...
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Screenshot capture of google maps which has to be scrolled

I have read about this in some questions here , and tried almost all their solutions but none of them have worked for me for one reason or other. I want to take a snapshot from google maps, directions ...
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MFTBOX.exe auto start during screen shot; how to stop

This tool pops up when ever I am taking a screen shot. The exe is location is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Canon\MF Toolbox Ver4.9\MFTBOX.exe Not sure what it does and why it keeps showing up. Is there ...
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How can I send screenshots more quickly in Skype?

It's so long and complicated to open Paint/Photoshop/whatever and saving a file somewhere, then dragging it to Skype just send a screenshot to a friend through Skype! How can I speed up the process? ...
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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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Looking for fast image editor to add text, marks to screenshots [closed]

I am trying to find a fast tool the edit screenshots already taken with marks, text and rectangles ... Something like lightshot but for screens already taken. Edit: Lightshot link
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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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On Windows 8.1, how do you screenshot using the monitor's current color profile?

How do you capture a screenshot on Windows 8.1 that uses the monitor's current color profile? My screenshots always have to have a color profile applied in Photoshop to look the same as the desktop.
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Shutting down my windows 8.1, it says Screenshot App not responding, but i dont have any such apps installed

Shutting down my windows 8.1, it says Screenshot App not responding, but i dont have any such apps installed. I have done a search a and found nothing remotely like it. could this be a hidden ...
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Is there a Website Screenshot tool with command line utility in Linux?

I've looked through various such tools, but none of them are to be used in Linux: http://mashable.com/2007/08/24/web-screenshots/
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How can I take screenshots of the PC before it boots up?

How can I take a screenshot of the PC before it has started up? For example: If I wanted to take a screenshot of my BIOS and send it to the Network Admin for review Windows installation screenshots ...
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Print Screen key stopped working [duplicate]

I use Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate and the Print Screen key stopped working: no image is put in the keyboard when I hit Print Key. Nothing happen when I hit Alt + Print Key either. The issue affects ...
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How can I take a screenshot of my logon screen in Windows 7?

Ideally, this can be done for a non-virtual installation of Windows 7 and without the use of an RDP client connection. There are numerous blog posts, how-to's, etc that include screen shots of the ...
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How to take a single screenshot of a large folder's contents in Windows

I have a folder with 643 subfolders in it, and I want to be able to capture a screenshot of the contents of this folder (in a single image). Now obviously, even with my 1920px resolution and the sub ...
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Screenshot Windows 7 at higher resolution [duplicate]

I want to take screenshots of my Windows 7 desktop at a higher resolution than my monitor size (1920*1080). Here's why: I am making a video that would need to zoom in by a scale factor of 2 at various ...
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How To Specify Max Image Width And Hieght In Imacros Script For SAVEAS Command

I am currently using this script for taking screenshots on Firefox VERSION BUILD=7210419 RECORDER=FX TAB T=1 TAG POS=1 TYPE=TITLE ATTR=* EXTRACT=TXT SET !VAR1 {{!EXTRACT}} SAVEAS TYPE=PNG FOLDER=* ...
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How do I use command line and wmctrl to make a window larger than the screen to get a huge screenshot?

I use a program which makes a large image which I have to scroll to view. The program has no way to save the image, and I have no access to the source to modify it. The only way I have to get the ...
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Part of screenshot appears black

I have a freeware app: Graphing Calculator 3D. It generates an image on the screen. I press Alt+Print screen. I open something like Microsoft Paint, press Ctrl+V and the screen cap of the window of ...
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How to take screenshot of entire page in IE 7 using any online tool?

How to take screenshot of entire page in IE 7 using any online tool, or if is there any offline tool then it should be portable.
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screencapture command on mac fails silently when sshed in

I'm trying to tinker with a machine where I can only connect via shell. I don't have physical access and can't access VNC (maybe that's another question). I'm trying to take a screenshot right now to ...