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Screen Shots


K*B
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Hello friends, how do I create a screen shot? Do I need a special program installed on my laptop to do so, or I can indeed get a screen shot using my OS? My laptop runs on MS Vista Home Basic. Please help. Thanks.

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tullie

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Have a look at the free Fastone Capture.

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wiz-king

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You should have a key about third from the right top row - covered in dust 'co it's never used - with Prt Scr on it. Press that and then paste into a document or a blank picture.

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rdave13

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As wiz-king, then open paint and use the paste icon top left. Can get a bit confusing as it will show the whole desktop as is and you might not realize it's a screen shot :). To take a screen shot of only sections then use the snipping tool.

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hastelloy

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AS wiz-king but use Alt+Print Screen. This limits the shot to the current window rather than the whole screen.

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iscanut2

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Try Gadwin, scroll down for the free download version..it does work ! http://www.gadwin.com/download/

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VCR97

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MW Snap MW Snap

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K*B

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Thanks guys, but where is Print Screen? Is it a key on the keyboard or where is it? I can't see it on my keyboard. Thanks.

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Chronos the 2nd

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Use this,very simple and free. Screehunter.

Printscreen.

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rdave13

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You might see it as PrtScr with SysRQ underneath on the same key. Could be on the top row to the right.

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iscanut2

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PrtScn/SysRq is a key on the keyboard, normally top right.

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