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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Print Screen key stopped working

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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Taking OSX+Dropbox like screenshots in Windows?

For a long time, I have been using OSX. Here, I can take screenshots with cmd+shift+4, where I select a part of my screen. Then it is automatically uploaded to Dropbox, and I get it auto-pasted. Cut ...
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Changed F19 for shortcut-grab a shot and need shots on desktop (they are going to clipboard)

I made F19 as a shortcut for one window shot /grab a shot and they quit going to my desktop. They are going to the clipboard. I want them back on my desktop.
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Take a screenshot of the scrollable area of a Windows 8 app?

How can I take a screenshot of the whole of a Windows 8 App? The area is larger than the height of the screen, so I want the full scrollable area. I've tried: Snipping Tool Ducklink tool ...
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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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Screen Capture on Windows 8 view LapTop without PrintScreen key?

On Windows 8.x you are allowed to take screen shots on the Windows 8 start screen and apps using the Print Screen key. And it works super, with my external keyboard, but not on my built in keyboard. ...
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screen capture full webpage rendered with firefox or chrome

i'm trying to think of a solution that will let me take full page screen shot of a website via a bash script. so far i have tried gnome-web-photo but it doesn't render the webpages correctly. next i ...
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Can't get print screen to work on dual monitor set up?

I just got a new monitor so I'm using a dual monitor set up for extended desktop. But I've noticed that when I try to print screen, it always captures the same monitor no matter what monitor I'm ...
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3rd party application unable to write to a directory via SFTP

Last night, I installed a program called ScreenCloud on my Fedora 20 laptop. This application uploads screenshots I take on my computer to a number of different places, one of the options being to my ...
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How to take screenshot of an image longer than screen?

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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How to make a shortcut key to screencapture a window and autosave the image?

it is 2014 and a simple task like: react to a shortcut-key screenshot the currently active window autosave the screenshot to a default location seems to be way too fancy to get it for free on Mac ...
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How do i add command to my batch file to go get a screen shot of a webpage and return and save to my desktop?

I'm just learning about batch files and such, and I have been googling round and round trying to find how to create a batch file with a command that will go to my youtube page link and take a ...
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How to take screenshots of WPF applications in correct size and content

I usually take screenshots of single windows via the built-in key combination Alt+Print. Unfortunately this does not work well for more and more applications - all of them are WPF applications. ...
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Is there a way to cancel screenshot taking in Preview?

Sometimes I choose "Take screenshot" > "Choose area" (not sure exactly because of translation) and understand that I want to scroll some content in the window, but I can't as it is not possible to ...
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ffmpeg fails to generate screenshots

I have a video file and I'm trying to generate screenshots from it. When I use this command ffmpeg -ss 500 -i video_file.mp4 -frames:v 1 -y -s 263*196 output_screenshot.jpg a screenshot is generated ...
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how to customize pre login screen of window?

Please look the below screen i have to add my image when window is in pre login state . ...
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Windows: Is it possible to take a screenshot (capture image screen) during UAC Administrator Elevation Prompt? [duplicate]

This is mostly out of curiosity, but I think it could be useful some day: As long as the UAC Administrator Elevation Prompt in Windows (Vista and laters) is supposed to be done in a different ...
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Change screenshot default name

How can I change the default screenshot name, to whatever I have written on Preview search tool at the time of the screenshot. As a function on terminal or as a script. Using OS X Mavericks. Thanks in ...
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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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Snipping tool in Windows 7 - Save images with lowercase PNG file extension?

The snipping tool in Windows 7 is sufficient for quick screenshots. The only (and annoying) problem is that it saves all files with a uppercase PNG extension, e. g. screenshot.PNG As there are no ...
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How to take a screenshot of a huge webpage [closed]

I have a very large page that I need to export to an image. (It's a map rendered with html / javascript) I haven't been able to find any plugins or screenshot applications that can handle the job. ...
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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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How to take a screenshot of an embedded scrollable section on a website?

If you head on over to Walmart's store search section and type in your zip code, you will get a list of 20 stores along with a map next to it. I would like to take a screenshot of the map AND the list ...
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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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Screecapture maintaining underlying resolution

My daughter (11y) is taking screenshots (rectangular areas) of photos in websites with Faststone Capture for some schoolwork. It seems the underlying resolution of the photos are lost. Is there some ...
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Restore Windows 8 screenshots default folder

I've followed a tutorial to change the default folder for screenshots in Windows 8 (Win + Print Screen). I chose the desktop folder as default. Now it's saving all the screenshots there, but I want to ...
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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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How can I open multiple Snipping Tool instances in Windows (7)?

It's faster for me to open a new Windows Explorer instance with Windows + E than it is to find an open one, and I really wish that when I have Snipping Tool running, I could hit Ctrl + Alt + S and ...
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Is there a way to take a screenshot on a Surface RT in a full screen remote desktop session?

That pretty much says it all. I've tried the home-key+volume button method, but it doesn't work when in a full-screen remote desktop session. Is this possible?
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Is there a time management tool that allows to study browsing time? [closed]

I would like to help my friend with time management, and I'm looking for a problem that can every X seconds (unless the computer was inactive for some minutes), measure what program (or if it's the ...
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How do I save an image of a really long website? Taking about millions of pixels in height

For my high school graduation, I'd like to make a video telling the story of my class via flying through our Facebook group's posts and highlighting a few of the most important ones. To do this, I ...
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Print screen through MS DOS

What is command to perform prtsc key function from MS DOS? I am trying to get trigger the event which is triggered by the hard press of the "PrtSc" button on the keyboard through MS-DOS and ruby. ...
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Taking screen shot from mac by an interval [closed]

I'm looking for an application based on the Mac OS X that give the ability to us for taking screenshot from mac screen by an interval. For example each 120 sec. I searched internet and find Timed ...
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Quick copy text from image? [closed]

Is there a method for quickly selecting an area of a picture / image and copying it into the clipboard as text? For example, say someone lacking foresight sends me a screenshot of a console instead ...
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how to capture a 256 color screenshot [closed]

I have a quite old program that runs in 256 color depth (8 bit). When I try to take a screen shot or capture, it just gives a mainly black result, but also some hard twist on all the colors... I ...
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Take automated desktop screenshots on Win 7

What I am visualizing is a script that takes desktops screenshots every 10-20 minutes and stores them in a protected folder. Non-admin users should not be able to disable the script or access the ...
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Take screenshot on every keystroke

A while ago I saw a cool animation of an explanation to do something in Vim. I would like to be able to do that by taking a screenshot of the Vim window every time I press a key (automatically), does ...
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Software to make a single window bigger than screen size [duplicate]

I neet to take a screenshot from a software at a huge resolution, bigger than the screen. So basically I need to make a specific window a lot bigger than 1920x1080, like for example 6000x4000. How ...
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What tools exist for capturing consecutive screenshots of a film? [closed]

Is there any tools that allow for capturing screenshots of a film at set intervals? E.g. something that captures a screenshot every second and saves them to files in an ordered sequence. I'm using ...
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Non-programmatical way to keep a web-page down down menu active when changing Window focus to do a screenshot?

I am trying to screen shot a web page of a site that I am working on. Is there an non programming way (for quickness) to force the browser to keep menus open when the focus of the Window changes from ...
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Is there a reliable way to automate the process of taking screenshots of a site in multiple browsers?

I am working on a project that requires taking screenshots of many, many pages in multiple browsers (currently three, I believe: IE8, IE9 and Safari). I've used Cross Browser Testing before but ...
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(Linux) Gnome-Screenshot & Cairo-dock

I've been trying to add a gnome-screenshot launcher to cairo dock. I would like it to generate a random filename and save the screen after I've selected the screengrab area. These are the 2 ...
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How to make print screen button act silently (not treated as key down)?

I'm trying to take a screenshot of this program while it is running. When I press the print screen button, it raises a key down event which makes some elements in the program disappear. I'm not able ...
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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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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 ...