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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Writing Software User Manual in MS Word

I'm going to write a software (written for Windows) user manual for a software that we've written for our client. The manual needs to be as detailed as possible. I'm going to use MS Word 2010 to write ...
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Can I change the way Windows 10 gives names to screenshot?

Is it possible, by a registry hack or other method, to change the way Windows 10 names my screenshot taken and saved with Windows + Print Screen? Currently my screenshots in C:\Users\[Username]\...
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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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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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How to do screen recording?

I want to record screen of my laptop (HP Probook 4540s) which have windows 8.1(x64) and 1792 MB graphics manufactured by Intel. I have tried with VLC Media Player but it stops working when I start ...
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Windows 7 Print Screen Working Half of the Time with Photoshop (CS2)

I take a lot of screenshots of the work I do and paste them in to Photoshop (CS2). Sometimes, every other print screen event does nothing, and when I go to paste in Photoshop, it just pastes the same ...
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How To Instantly Save Screen To File With One Key [duplicate]

Using Windows 7, I would like to set up a single key, ideally a key which is not commonly used for anything else like PrintScrn, to automatically save the screen to a file. File name or location is ...
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How I can take a screenshot with current cursor in GNOME?

When I take a screenshot in Ubuntu 10.04 (Gnome) using application "Take Screenshot" I get a screenshow this a default mouse cursor, but when i take a screenshot, cursor of mouse was another, for ...
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MSI Afterburner captures redundant screenshots

I use the latest version of MSI Afterburner (4.2.0 with Rivatuner Rivatuner Statistics Server (6.4.0) on Windows 10 (the same issue has also occurred on Windows 8). I capture screenshots of games with ...
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How to automate screen recording ideally just on user input (keyboard/mouse)

Windows 7. So at work it gets busy. Really busy. And this results in mistakes being made. For example, someone might ring in a really long and complicated transaction. And then the customer might ...
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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 to take a screenshot that includes a scrolling element within a web page in Firefox?

I need to take a screenshot of an entire webpage. The trick is that I need the screenshot to include the entire contents of a single element that does not fit in the screen. It is a single ...
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How to take a high quality screenshot of the whole page in firefox using GCLI?

I've been using Firefox's built-in GCLI to take screenshots of webpages, so that I don't have to use any third party tool. It is really simple to do, Hit Shift+F 12 Type screenshot filename.png , ...
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Taking vector screenshot from Firefox

I am trying to take a vector screenshot of a webpage. What I did: Start a fresh Ubuntu 15.10 from the LiveCD Install Firefox Nightly from the PPA, it's currently 47.0a1 Install 'gtk-vector-...
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Screenshot error with import linux command on enlightenment 17

I have installed enlightenment 17 on a debian 8 Jessie and I have issues about doing screenshot with import command. Once I type "import test.png" from a terminal, and after selecting the area with ...
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How to take a screenshot when not signed in?

Is it possible to take a screenshot in Windows (10) when not signed in to a user - (I.e. user select/sign-in screen, kernel panic, etc.)? In such situations the clipboard is inaccessible so the print ...
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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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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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How to take a screenshot of the screen of a Surface Pro Windows 10 without login and using a camera?

How to take a screenshot of the screen of a Surface Pro 4 (Windows 10) without login and without using a camera device? (meaning that at the login screen of the Surface Pro 4, one can take a ...
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Linux screenshots, how to take them like a mac

I run opensuse 11.2 KDE 4.3.5. I do not have a mac, but I've used one and really like the one feature of the screenshots. Specifically, Command+Shift+3 which saves the screenshot to the desktop ...
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Create video from contents of webpage even if it's out of screen [duplicate]

I want to record the contents of a long webpage (even if it's out of my screen). Is there any tool to achieve that? If video recording is not posible, take screenshot would be sufficient. Any ...
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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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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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I cannot screenshot using Windows 10

When I was using Windows 8 I used Win + PrtSc to quickly screenshot and save in my screenshot folder, but now in Windows 10 when I press the combination the screenshot doesn't save. I have checked my ...
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How to take screenshots of a part of the screen that I've selected, every few seconds (Windows or Linux)

As the title says, how can I take screenshots of a particular part of the screen (like drag to select the area of the screenshot in the Windows Snipping Tool) and have it keep screenshotting every x ...
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How can I take screenshots of YouTube videos in full screen?

I am trying to take a screenshot of a YouTube video in fullscreen. When I pause the video and wait a moment, only the bottom UI bar (play/pause/seek) disappears. The top UI bar (Like/Share/More Info) ...
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Screenshots with VLC are blue-ish. Why?

I'm using VLC to make some screenshot but, while playing the video the image is clear, when I take a screenshot (I'm using the snapshot tool inside VLC), here's the result: What am I doing wrong? ...
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Live screen streaming using wamp or asp.net

I want to create an intranet server on wamp or asp.net that captures live video of client screens and stream it on the server. Simply a client side screencast to the admin or server. I searched on ...
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Why is the PSR tool from Windows 7 unable to save screenshots when using RDP?

I was using the Windows 7 "Problem Steps Recorder" through remote desktop to take notes on how some people did their jobs. And when it was over I was horrified to see that the screenshots had not ...
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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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Taking a screenshot and pasting it to Paint on Windows 8(?) is not working

I'm trying to screenshot a website. I am trying to screenshot https://joezeng.github.io/endless-sans/, which I had a high score of 133.29 seconds on. (I want proof of my accomplishment.) My laptop ...
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How to make screenshot from a responsive design rendering without having it scaled by zoom?

I need a screenshot from our web application. It will go on a printed poster, so I need it in a high DPI version. I have a 96 DPI monitor, so a standard screenshot pixelates when printed. My solution ...
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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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Where was this picture made? [closed]

Supposed DM message: Can someone please tell me if there's any way to know whether this (screen grab posted on twitter) is real or not? ie: is it a picture genuinely taken of a DM or a message, or ...
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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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How to Take Screenshots /Save a web page as PDF

How to save a page as pdf or take screenshot of the entire page which has height longer than viewport Provided Right Click is disabled /If tried to override it .It disables the content to be ...
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How to take a screenshot WITH a shadow on Windows 10

I am trying to take a screenshot of a window in Windows 10 using Alt + Prt Screen and want to retain the shadow. I found this post, How to take a shadowless screenshot on Windows 10?, but I want to do ...
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Windows 10: catch printscreen event?

Is it possible to know when any app or program takes a screenshot/snapshot in Windows 10? How can I log these events?
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Take screenshot with embedded hyperlinks

I have a webpage with hyperlinks on it and would like to take screenshot of it with hyperlink support. That is, from the image I should be able to open those links. Is there any way to do this?
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How can I screenshot programs in Word 2016 on Windows 10 without the aero theme?

Windows 10 doesn't have the aero theme. Except it does, hidden underneath. When you screenshot with Snipping Tool, the window looks like this: and with Word Inset -> Screenshot -> Window select. ...
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Single Monitor Screenshot on MultiMonitor setup

From windows 8 on wards there is an easy way to take screenshots Windows + PrtSC key and it automatically saves the screenshot in the pictures library. I have two monitors and using this shortcut ...
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Black bottom/top space in muli monitor screenshot

When i take screenshot with my dual monitor connected. Generated screenshot add black space below and top of the screenshot (Like this) Both monitors are of same resolution (1366 x 768) difference ...
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Some ways to write blog entry with screenshots in Mac OS X?

I would like to ask you some efficient ways to write blog post with the screen shots from a Mac laptop. In Windows, I would do something like: create a new page in OneNote, start to write the entry, ...
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How can I take browser screenshots at a higher resolution than my browser supports?

I need to take a screenshot of a website as it would appear on a very high resolution monitor... say 4000x3000 pixels. My laptop's screen has a native resolution of 1400x768. Basically, I need to ...
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Taking screenshots when I'm not logged in

I'm looking to take several screenshots from an application at a certain time of the day (let's say 3 o'clock, when I'm certainly not logged in) . Currently I'm using NirCmd to take the 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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Take a screen shot of a scrolling window that includes off-screen parts [closed]

On the Mac, how can I take a screen shot of a window that includes the parts that are off-screen and need scrolling to become visible? The built-in Grab application can capture individual windows, ...
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Photoshop can not open screenshots from Skype

I am using Photoshop CC 2015 on my PC and also Skype. Whenever someone shares a screenshot ( Alt PrintScreen then paste into chat ) with me via Skype, I have to go ahead and save is in my personal ...
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Take a screen shot from command line in Windows

I am looking for a way to take a screenshot of the entire screen from the command line. Operating system is Windows. Something like this: C:\>screenshot.exe screen1.png