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Old 03-14-2003, 03:23 PM   #1
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Taking a screenshot - need help

I just created a GDM theme and would like to take a screen shot of it. GIMP is not accessable to do this, becuase im not logged in as anyone yet

Any ideas on how to capture the login screen?
Old 03-14-2003, 10:29 PM   #2
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