How do I take screen shots

  Ambasedor 10:06 03 Oct 2007
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How do I take and save on my pc screen shots. I dont want to select all copy and paste all the time
Thanks

  baldydave 10:09 03 Oct 2007

Hi,
I think this is what you need,
click here

Dave

  rawprawn 10:09 03 Oct 2007

Which OS have you got? Vista has a snipping tool included.

  Technotiger 10:32 03 Oct 2007

This one is brilliant ....

click here

  Les 10:45 03 Oct 2007

Try this, I have used it for a few years with no bother. click here

  Ambasedor 10:46 03 Oct 2007

Thanks I will look at those but I was told i could use the button marked print screen on my keyboard but dont know how to use it. I have XP professional

  jimv7 10:54 03 Oct 2007

Press 'print screen' to copy the screen, 'alt/print screen' to copy the active window, open paint and paste.

  P1d 10:55 03 Oct 2007

You can use the printscreen button by just pressing it, then open up paint or whichever program you wish to use and choose "Edit", "Paste", this will paste the captured image into the desired program.

If you just want to capture a specific window that is open, ensure that window is the live window by clicking (this usually turns the title bar dark blue) then press "Alt"+"PrintScreen" then again open up the desired program, choose "Edit" and "Paste" which will paste only the live window into the program.

I hope this helps.

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