about the shortcut setting of KDE

Sean McGlynn sean at tmiau.com
Thu Aug 15 20:47:30 BST 2002

On Thursday 15 August 2002 11:42, Snow Dragon wrote:
> hello everybody,
> I would like to ask something about the system shortcut setting. I found
> that there are two shortcuts set. One is "Ctrl+Print" and "Alt+Print".
> These two are used for screen capture and window capture. However, when
> I press these 2 shortcuts, Nothing happened! Can anyone tell me how to
> use these 2 shortcuts?
> By the way, I know how to use ksnapshot or Gimp to capture the screen, I
> am just curious about the shortcut setting. If the 2 screen capture
> controls can be used, that would be very great. Anyway thanks a lot.
> Snow Dragon

Hello Snow Dragon :-)

When you use "Ctrl+Print" or "Alt+Print", the images are saved to the 
clipboard. You can then paste them into some app, such as KPaint, that allows 
image pasting.

KSnapshot is the better tool to use if you want to easily store screenshots 
as named files.

Sean McGlynn
sean at tmiau.com

Seriously bored? So were these people!
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