August 11th, 2002, 19:07 PM
how do u get the screenshot?
when u take a screenshot of the desktop with the 'print screen' key...where does the screenshot go in Win XP Home? i dont seem to have a clipboard...or i just cant find it.. :\ does it go to another program instead?
August 11th, 2002, 19:17 PM
Hello, find "Paint" in your start menu under All programs > Accessories > Paint - open Paint and click Ctrl + V at the same time. I know you can use "Insert" too but I forgot how. Then save as.......
August 11th, 2002, 19:53 PM
In paint got to the edit tab and then past. This will take the image from the clip board and place it in the paint window...
August 12th, 2002, 06:37 AM
The way I do it,
Hit the print screen button,
Open MS Paint
Select edit, then paste
Wambam, there is.
August 12th, 2002, 07:08 AM
Control + V is just a keyboard shortcut for edit > paste XpFxMaN. Whatever you feel comfortable with.................
August 12th, 2002, 17:35 PM
August 12th, 2002, 19:07 PM
Hey i know u`ve got it but even if ur having any kind of trouble in finding Paint Brush you can simply go to "Start>Run" & type there "pbrush" & press enter u`ll get the paint open.
Then you can follow the steps described above
August 12th, 2002, 19:15 PM
just wanted to tell you guys that our community rocks lynchknot answered the question in 10 mins and the rest of you guys covered everything else. Gives me a warm feeling inside
August 12th, 2002, 19:24 PM
One other little tip for capturing screenshots.
If you just want to take a screenshot of an active/open window,press Alt + Print Screen,and then paste into paint as described above.
August 12th, 2002, 22:54 PM
Right on phishhead - got me ears open.