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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How to take screenshots in Mac OS X?

How do I take screenshots in Mac OS X?
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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
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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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Program that does a screen print every 15 minutes and saves it to a file [closed]

I remember hearing of some software that would take a screen print every 15 minutes and store it in a file. They mentioned it can be used to keep track of the amount of time you spent on a project. ...
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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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Take a high resolution screenshot of a website

I want to put a (non-image) portion of my website on a t-shirt, and to do so I need a high-resolution image of the relevant part. My thought is to tell some utility "take a screenshot of this webpage ...
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How can you take a screenshot of an entire webpage? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Take a screenshot of an entire webpage Take a high resolution screenshot of a website How can you take a screenshot of an entire webpage? This would ignore the ...
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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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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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Tool to capture screen at regular intervals [closed]

I want a tool that can take screenshots of my screen at regular intervals and save the images in a folder. Is there any tool?
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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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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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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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Take a screenshot of an entire webpage in Opera

Is there some tool within Opera, or possibly an add-on, which will let me take a screenshot of an entire web page? I usually use Screengrab to do this with Firefox, but in this situation I want a ...
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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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How to take a screenshot in OS X [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to take screenshots in Mac OS X? I am using a MacBook Pro running Mac OS X 10.5. I am new to this development environment, and previously worked on Windows. Is ...
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How to reset the screenshot counter in Windows 8?

In Windows 8, Win+PrtScr will automatically save a sequentially numbered screenshot at %UserProfile%\Pictures\Screenshots. The file names are of the form Screenshot (<index>).png. However, even ...
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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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Stop Microsoft Word 2010 from smoothing screenshots?

When I insert JPEG screenshots into Microsoft Word, it smoothes them instead of preserving the original pixels from the bitmap. When I then print to PDF (using Acrobat Distiller), depending on my ...
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Can I use the snipping tool to take a screenshot of the windows 8 start screen or modern apps?

One of the tools I've found invaluable in answering questions on SU is the snipping tool. I may on occasion need to take screenshots of part of the start screen or 'modern' apps. I may not want to ...
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How can I create a screen shot with emphasis?

How can I create a screen shot like the above? I am using a Mac.
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Best screenshot utility for Mac? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Screen capturing and annotating tool under OS X? Several versions of this question have been asked, but I'm looking for something specific: what screenshot app for the ...
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Windows 7 problem reporting tool analogue for Windows XP

I am very glad that Microsoft finally included a tool like "Problem reporting tool" in Windows 7 - this is a great piece of software, which I mostly use to explain other users what needs to be done to ...
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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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How to take a shadowless screenshot on Windows 10?

Using Alt+Print on the keyboard, a screenshot of the currently active window is copied to the clipboard. Unfortunately, on Windows 10 this also takes the area of the window's shadow into the ...
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How do I change the default screenshot name in OS X Lion?

In OS X Lion, when I press cmd+shift+4 and then space, I take a screenshot of an app. But I use my OS in Spanish, and the screenshot file name is very long with spaces and "(,)" chars. Captura de ...
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Looking for software to create Step-By-Step Screenshot guides [closed]

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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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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How to take a screenshot on Windows 7 and auto create screenshot file on desktop like Mac?

I'm trying to find information how do we take a screenshot on Windows 7 that will actually create a screenshot file like .png in to your desktop like on mac where you can do it by press ...
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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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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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Capture large webpage screenshot in Chrome

The webpage is very large (a few MB). I tried these extensions and they all fail: Screen Capture (by Google) - I get a new tab with no image in it Pixlr Grabber - I get a "500" request error after ...
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How can I make a screenshot on a Mac? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to take screenshots in Mac OS X? On Windows, I just hit PrtScrn. On my MacBook, there is no such thing. What utility/app can I use for screengrabs?
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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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How to take a screenshot of my PC's BIOS?

How can I take a screenshot of my PC's BIOS?
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How can I take a screenshot of a complete PDF file?

I want to take a screenshot of a PDF file that has three pages. How could I combine the three pages into one single screenshot?
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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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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 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 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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Screenshots are distorted on Mac Mini with NVIDIA GeForce 9400M

I am trying to take screen snap-shots with the shortcut keys of cmd + Shft + 4 and cmd + Shft + 3. I am not getting the proper screen-shots. This is one of the examples: What would be the ...
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Linux screenshot tool that saves shots directly, without asking for a filename

I know how to take a screenshot on my Ubuntu, but I want to take many screenshots within a limited time (taking screenshots of a single execution of a program which I can not pause). Is there a ...
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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 16000x12800 pixels. My laptop's screen has a native resolution of 1280x800. Basically, I need to ...
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Keyboard shortcut to take screenshots [closed]

I'm looking for a way to take screenshots when I press Ctrl + Prtsc and have them saved as PNG images in C:\Users\Me\Pictures\Screenshots Can I configure Windows 7 to do this? If not, what freeware ...
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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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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 ...