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« on: July 26, 2020, 11:57:01 AM »

Just laughing at some of the "potato vision!"-esque comments on some screenshots some put up - so if you're on a comp needing a decent one then it's this simple;

Download this;
https://www.gimp.org/downloads/

Go to file, create, screenshot - window or full, choice is your's, set a few seconds so you can re-click on the window/screen you want copying - let it take the pic, will start flashing when done - file, export, change it to .jpg or similar, store it and edit it where you want - DONE!

Thought it might help some of ya's!

No more dodgy screenshots y'all!  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2020, 12:04:19 PM »

and if it is plain text, highlight it and copy/paste it.

No need for an image.
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« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2020, 03:50:05 PM »

Win+shift+S
If win10
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« Reply #3 on: July 29, 2020, 01:19:08 AM »

Saving / sharing screenshots as jpgs should be seriously punishable IMO.
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« Reply #4 on: September 28, 2020, 01:31:55 PM »

Win+shift+S
If win10

I know this is dated but I never even knew this shortcut or feature...

I was still stuck in the days of either using a screencap app or doing the old print screen and saving as a .png (.jpg is horrible)

Thank you for the heads up
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