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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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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How to take screenshot of your UEFI Bios?

I never really needed it, but now that I'm starting to overclock, I'm curious. I've seen people posting their actual screenshots, not pictures from camera, from their UEFI Bios. How can I do that? ...
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Tool to create unscaled call-out from a thumbnail image?

I'm creating an online tutorial for some software and need to include screenshots. In particular, I want to highlight the position and appearance of a given control in a large screen. Given that I ...
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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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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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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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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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Delaying screenshot from webcam with mplayer

is there a way to delay screenshotting on mplayer? The parameter "-ss" doesnt work, because its not a seekable input. Currently im using: mplayer -nosound tv:// -tv driver=v4l2:device=/dev/video1 ...
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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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Is there a program like psr.exe on Ubuntu Linux?

For localization purposes I want to capture a bunch of screenshots from a Linux program. On Windows I was used to use Problem Steps Recorder which automatically saves screenshots from every dialog I ...
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How to create a custom sized virtual desktop?

Is it possible to create a custom sized virtual desktop (larger than our resolution) so that we could scroll around and pan (so that it acts like a magnifying glass)? Then it would be possible to ...
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Extract the frame (in image format) at exactly every minute (or second) from a video (by ffmpeg)

Motivation: I would like to seek the frame, then take high quality and exact time screenshots (images) from a video. The video is length is 00:48:43.71 and 23.98 fps (we can think it is 24 fps, isn't ...
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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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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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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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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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Is there a website that can provide an auto-updated view of a specific part of a page?

For instance, I would like to extract a screenshot or page only containing the summary of the featured article of wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page). It should not be of the whole ...
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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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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 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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How can I get a screenshot from a not visible window of a application which uses OpenGL under X?

I am trying to make a screenshot of a not visible window under X. My first attempt was to capture the window using xwd or import (from ImageMagick). Unfortunately when window is under some other ...
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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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Screenshot will not copy to clipboard in Ubuntu 14.04 Unity desktop. How can I fix this?

I have been able to take screenshots without issue until today. Now screenshots are being produced but will not copy to the clipboard. If I use the screenshot app and save the image to a file this ...
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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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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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(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 easily make a screenshot like these (partial enlargement)?

I need to make some screenshots like the images in the following questions & wikipedia pages. Bad font anti-aliasing in Ubuntu Who provides the Internet service to Internet Service Providers ...
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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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Way to automatically compress images pasted into Outlook emails?

My company limits our inbox size, and a large portion of my inbox seems to be made up of screenshots I've been sent by others or have pasted into emails myself - when I (or something sending to me) do ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Disable print screen on second monitor

I have two monitors on my Windows 7 machine. Is it possible to disable software/programs to take screenshot of second monitor? Or allow program to print screen only one of those (program doesn't ...
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Can I configure Windows 10 to create smaller screenshots?

If I use Windows + Print, I can create a screenshot that will be stored in png format. I just find the file size way too large (8 MB on a dual monitor setup at 1920x1080). I want to keep them below 2 ...
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VirtualBox won't save screenshots

VirtualBox 5.0, Windows 8.1 x32 Guest (via Modern.IE), Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Host, on a Macbook Pro 2011. To be clear, I definitely mean screenshots. I want to take a picture of the screen, not save ...
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In browser screenshots of large web pages?

I've had this issue coming up now and again. Sometimes I need to screenshot large pages, however there are situations when the page is too big for any tool to capture. Right now I'm trying to ...
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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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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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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 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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Illustrator CS6: pixelated windows screenshots?

I seem to be having a problem exporting images from photoshop and preserving their image quality as much as possible. They look fine in windows image preview and as well inside photoshop and I have ...
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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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Take a screenshot of a website with specified viewport size?

My display driver maximum screen width is 1280 pixels. I need to test website in resolution 1920×1080 pixels. Or like this 3000×5000. Different browsers is optional.
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Shortcut or utility program to temporarily disable subpixel font rendering when making a screen capture / screenshot

Anyone know a utility program or a shortcut that disable subpixel font rendering when capturing a screen? I'm capturing for print output, so it's better to have regular font smoothing than subpixel. ...