how do you save a screen shot ?

  Ikelos 15:53 07 Jun 2006
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Hi Again....how do you save a screen shot? i think i realize you press "print Scrn" but the thing is, once i have pressed the button, i need to restart the laptop, because the display is a mess..........thanks

  mattyc_92 15:56 07 Jun 2006

1. Press the "PrtScn" button and open "Paint".
2. Hold "Ctrl" and press "V" to paste the image from your clipboard
3. Save the image

  Ikelos 15:57 07 Jun 2006

thank you, i will give that a go....

  mattyc_92 15:57 07 Jun 2006

Your welcome ;-)

  rodriguez 15:58 07 Jun 2006

You could also get a camera and take a photo of the screen :-D - but Matt's way is a bit better.

  ade.h 15:59 07 Jun 2006

Or press Alt + PrintScreen to capture the active window. (You'll probably use that more often).

Then upload it to click here and - for this forum - copy the *last* link in the list, entitled "direct link to image".

  DieSse 16:11 07 Jun 2006

Or try this free screen shot program - much more flexible - click here

  Diemmess 16:19 07 Jun 2006

Corel Photopaint has a natty answer in Corel Capture which allows all sorts of screen capture.

Other rivals to this heavyweight app. may well have the same facility.

  Ikelos 17:24 07 Jun 2006

thanks for all the help, could not do it with "print-scrn" because once the screen is broken up, you can not understand a thing, so as Rodriguez said, I took a picture of the trouble..

  Cesar 08:20 10 Jun 2006

Bump

  Ikelos 11:41 10 Jun 2006

here is a link to the picture, it should work, the link.that is..........

click here

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