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Old 04-17-2018, 06:34 AM   #1
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Windows like default screenshot

I just migrated to linux mint cinnamon, and I really miss windows' built in screenshot feature.
I need something with no gui, no bs, just hit prtsc button to capture the whole screen and alt+prtsc to capture only the current window.

Please help
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Shouldn't Cinnamon be able to do that by default?
Old 04-17-2018, 07:08 AM   #3
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Found this, and print screen button does work in Mint, I just tried it.
You can take a screenshot of the entire screen by pushing the "Print Screen" (PrtSc) button on your keyboard.
To get a screenshot of only the active window, use Alt-PrtSc. This is easier than using the Gnome "Take Screenshot" tool.
Old 04-17-2018, 08:05 AM   #4
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Thank you guys!

I will play around with the hotkeys.


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