"Click Here"

  Abel 18:43 28 Jan 2006
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I want to publish a thread in which I would like to display a visual. Will somebody please explain how, with the usual "Click Here" comment, I can do this.

Abel

  mattyc_92 18:45 28 Jan 2006

To create a "click here" link, simply type or paste a URL address into the reply box.

e.g. click here is just http:// www. pcadvisor.co.uk but without the spaces...

  mattyc_92 18:46 28 Jan 2006

or do you mean a "screen dump"? (a image of your computer)?

  Abel 18:55 28 Jan 2006

Hello Mattyc_92,

Yes, I do mean a screen dump

Abel

  Smiler 19:01 28 Jan 2006

You need to put the screen dump on a site such as Image Cave click here then put a link to the image on this site such as click here

  mattyc_92 19:06 28 Jan 2006

Ok... To start off with, you need to press the "PrtScn" button (located top-right of your keyboard, on the same row as the "F1", "F2", etc... buttons)

If you hold "Alt" as you press the "PrtScn" button, you will only create an image of the application that is open (the one that is active), otherwise, click "PrtScn" to get an image of the WHOLE screen...

Next open something like "Paint" and Go to "Edit->Paste".... Save the image and upload it to a site such as click here.....

Finally, just copy and paste this (click here) link into your thread....

Examples of "Alt" + "PrtScn" and "PrtScn"....

Alt + PrtScn = click here

PrtScn Only = click here


As you can see from the examples.... The "Alt" one has only took a "image" of the program that was active, where as the other one (without Alt) took a picture of the WHOLE screen as I see it.....

  Abel 19:07 28 Jan 2006

Thanks Smiler. I'll give it a go.

Abel

  Abel 19:08 28 Jan 2006

Thanks also to Mattyc-92.

Abel

  mattyc_92 19:09 28 Jan 2006

"Finally, just copy and paste this (click here) link into your thread...."

I mean click the "click here" to see a screen-dump of what link to copy from ImageShack.us

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