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Windows 10 Snipping Tool

My work computer was recently updated to Windows 10. I love using the Snipping Tool, and am wondering if there is a way to bypass having to select new upon opening Snipping Tool? I think the last OS ...
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Can the useless whitespace displayed by Windows Snipping Tool be shrunk?

I use Snipping Tool regularly to capture scree shots, and then frequently wish to compare against current displays. I waste so much time eliminating the ~50 pixels border that Snipping Tool insists on ...
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How do I disable a shortcut file shortcut key that was already removed?

I set the "Shortcut key" in the Properties window of Windows' Snipping Tool to CTRL+SHIFT+4, but I have since installed ShareX and I tried to set the CTRL+SHIFT+4 to ShareX and I removed it from ...
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Where is the Snipping Tool in Windows 10?

Where is the Snipping Tool in Windows 10? I can't get it to appear in my start menu when I'm typing its name, like I could before Windows 10. Is there a built-in alternative? (Of course, ...
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windows snip tool, capture scrolling page

I'm trying to capture a scrolling page using windows 8 snip tool. I've tried the window capture option but it just captures the visible part of the page, not the part that would be revealed by ...
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Is there a way to have Windows Snipping Tool append Outlook's signature to emailed snips automatically?

I've recently deployed a logon script in our company to standardize signatures in MS Outlook. Someone has brought an interesting issue to my attention. When using the Snipping Tool to directly email a ...
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Windows Snipping Tool default screen selection

With Windows Snipping Tool i'm able to select an area in my screen and save the image. Is it possible to set a default selection-size? I'm trying to auto-screenshot a specific area of my screen and ...
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How to remove watermark with Windows snipping tool ( windows 8 )

When I use the snipping tool and take a screen shot I get a water mark that says 'full screen snip' in the center.Is there a preference to remove this and if so how?
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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 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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Windows snipping tool highlights the wrong area

Using the Windows snipping tool, when I go to highlight, it highlights the wrong place, an inch or so above the area I was pointing. It appears to be some kind of mouse pointer scaling issue - a small ...
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Auto-snip with snipping tool Windows 8

I would like to use Windows Snipping tool in a simple matter: When I start the program I want it to automaticly start a rectangular snip. I am using Windows 8. When I used the same program in Windows ...
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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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Snipping tool in Windows 8 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I use the snipping tool to take a screenshot of the windows 8 start screen or modern apps? When I open an application, say IE, in Windows 8, it occupies the full screen....
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“The Snipping Tool is not working on your computer right now”

I've got a couple of users who get this message when starting the Snipping Tool (the one that comes shipped with Windows Vista). As the error says, the problem is solved by rebooting the computer but ...
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How to: draw freehand circles with shadows?

Normally i like to draw freehand circles on screenshots in order to draw the reader's attention: But now i want to bring my freehand circles to the next level, and include drop-shadows. Normally i ...
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Windows 7 Snipping Tool: huge white border around image

When I use snipping tool the picture itself is inserted into a substantially bigger canvas. (I'm not talking about the 1px border around the area which can be enabled/disabled by "Show selection ..." ...
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Cannot get Windows snipping tool to auto run with AutoHotKey

I am trying to get Windows 7 sniping tool to run when I hit my PRINTSCREEN keyboard button with AUTOHOTKEY. I have been unsuccessful so far though. Here is what I have for the AutoHotKey script. ...
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Windows 7 : snipping tool is gone

I have windows 7 ultimate build 7600,but i can't seem to find the snipping tool anywhere It used to be there,but i can't find it anymore,I tried the start menu search,but no use it's not even in the ...
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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" ...