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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

16
votes
13answers
19k views

How to take screenshots in Mac OS X?

How do I take screenshots in Mac OS X?
25
votes
7answers
49k views

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 ...
6
votes
6answers
7k views

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. ...
56
votes
10answers
90k views

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?
6
votes
10answers
39k views

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 ...
3
votes
3answers
592 views

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 ...
13
votes
5answers
1k views

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. ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

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?
2
votes
4answers
283 views

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 ...
26
votes
7answers
26k views

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. ...
12
votes
4answers
12k views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
219 views

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 ...
72
votes
7answers
14k views

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 ...
17
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
11
votes
9answers
52k views

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, ...
27
votes
7answers
5k views

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 ...
11
votes
3answers
774 views

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 ...
16
votes
7answers
5k views

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 ...
8
votes
10answers
484 views

What's the shortest way to post a cropped screenshot on the web? [closed]

If I want to send someone a piece of my screen this is what I currently do: PrtScr or Alt+PrtScr Open Paint.NET Paste the screen shot Make a selection Crop image to selection Save image to some ...
3
votes
3answers
309 views

How can I create a screen shot with emphasis?

How can I create a screen shot like the above? I am using a Mac.
1
vote
4answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
319 views

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 ...
8
votes
5answers
13k views

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 ...
6
votes
3answers
4k views

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 ...
6
votes
7answers
4k views

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 ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

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.
1
vote
2answers
6k views

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 ...
6
votes
4answers
206 views

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?
3
votes
3answers
3k views

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 ...
8
votes
2answers
4k views

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, ...
6
votes
3answers
2k views

How to take a screenshot of my PC's BIOS?

How can I take a screenshot of my PC's BIOS?
4
votes
2answers
4k views

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?
3
votes
3answers
7k views

How to take a screenshot of an image larger than the screen

I want to take a screen shot of a window that's larger than the screen size. Is there any tool that can help me with that? If I zoom out of the window and I take the screenshot I lose the quality of ...
2
votes
5answers
1k views

How do I get the best quality screenshot for OCR (Optical Character Recognition) and what tool would be the best for screenshots?

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
675 views

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 ...
1
vote
5answers
6k views

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 ...
1
vote
4answers
16k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
138 views

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 ...