take a screenshot

  westgolf 09:57 30 Jan 2009
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Any help please - how do I take a screenshot from my desktop ? Thanks.

  tims31 10:00 30 Jan 2009

Press Ctrl+Print screen (Normally on top right of Keyboard) and then psate image into the program you want.

  tullie 10:00 30 Jan 2009

Have a look at Faststone Capture

  woodchip 10:03 30 Jan 2009

One hear click here

  tonyq 10:07 30 Jan 2009

If you are using Vista you should have the "Snipping Tool"(which to my mind is very good)to crop the screen shot.

  Graham. 10:09 30 Jan 2009

Press Prt Scr, then paste into Paint. Press F11 first to hide toolbars and taskbar.

If you have Vista, use Snipping Tool.

  scotty 14:20 30 Jan 2009

The popular free picture viewer, Irfanview, has a simple screen capture tool. You can capture whole desktop, foreground window etc.

  Daveboy 18:10 30 Jan 2009

Or ALT & PRT SCR to copy the front window only (not the entire desktop).

  westgolf 09:21 31 Jan 2009

Many thanks to all.

  FatboySlim71 09:34 31 Jan 2009

Use Faststone Capture its superb, I have used it for years.

click here

  Technotiger 09:57 31 Jan 2009

.......... Ditto .............

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