LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-22-2006, 07:32 PM   #1
randell6564
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2005
Location: California USA
Distribution: Ubuntu,(Feisty Fawn) Windows XP(Home Edition)
Posts: 634

Rep: Reputation: 31
how do I get screen shot of disk from Windows?


Hello folks!

Flame away if you want, I can take it! But, I'm trying to help someone with their ubuntu installation and I requested that they post a screen shot of their HD from the XP disk manager.

Is this possible? Can you get screen shots using XP? If I were to pull up the disk manager from the XP desktop (cant remember how to get there. been so long since I used windowze!), could I take a screen shot of it? How?

Thanks!
 
Old 08-22-2006, 07:55 PM   #2
plinko
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 31

Rep: Reputation: 15
Alt+PrintScreen will save a copy of the active window to the clipboard, just paste that into some sort of graphics app and save it.
 
Old 08-22-2006, 08:01 PM   #3
DJNolz83
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2006
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 91

Rep: Reputation: 15
Hey Randall6564
There is a way to do it.
You will have to do something like this:
1 Right-click My Computer (either on desktop or start menu)
2 Select Manage
3 Select disk management
4 work form there with normal screen shot instructions (i.e Ctrl+PrintScreen, or Alt PrintScreen - whichever captures the active window - cant remember!)

Hope that helps!
FYI- I work in internet tech support, and have had countless experiences with XP at home for my family PC, hence my knowledge.......
 
Old 08-22-2006, 09:42 PM   #4
randell6564
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2005
Location: California USA
Distribution: Ubuntu,(Feisty Fawn) Windows XP(Home Edition)
Posts: 634

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 31
Thanks folks!
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
screen shot grabber allan8989 Linux - Software 3 09-02-2005 08:25 AM
How do you take a screen shot? soulwatcher1974 Linux - General 2 02-17-2005 10:37 PM
Using IMAGEMAGICK How To Screen Shot bpellet314 Linux - Software 2 11-17-2004 04:29 PM
How do I take a Screen Shot podollb Linux - Software 6 10-14-2003 03:43 AM
screen shot enzo250gto Linux - General 2 10-28-2001 10:27 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:02 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration