Capture the contents of the monitor, that is, make a screenshot (screen shot ), is a must.For example, if you have any problems to send to the specialist.There are different ways to save what's happening on the screen.
The easiest way to make a screenshot - is to use a standard feature of the system, press the Print Screen.It is located at the top of the keyboard on the right side, after the soft keys F. After pressing it is necessary in any folder you create a pleasing image file, for example, drawing Paint, office picture manager.Then open the file and select the paste, or press the key combination Ctrl + V.Then the folder with the generated image file will be a snapshot of your screen , which, if desired, can be edited in any editor.Ready picture can be sent by mail, upload online or print.
To take a snapshot of the screen , in addition to system utilities, there are special programs.Their main difference from the standard method is more robust set of tools and functions.
Although the main operating principle remains the same.The special programs can not just take a snapshot of the screen , but keep it in any desired graphical format.In addition to these programs, you can choose not only the entire screen image, and a certain, selected area.You can also paint some parts of the image, such as personal data, names or other information that you do not want to show it.
Sometimes you have to do is not just a snapshot of the screen , and capture some action.To do this, there are programs to record video screen .This allows you to pull off what you're doing on the screen, and even voice.This feature allows you to create video lessons, tutorials, as well as to produce a practical guide, for example, when working with a new program.So you can with someone to share their skills and knowledge.Managing these programs is very simple.When it starts, or select a certain portion of the entire screen, press record, and then you can work.The video can be stored in the desired format .avi or .swf, then to use or edit on your own.
Tip 2: How to copy a screen
When online discussion of problems in the system with an experienced in computer technology friend or tech support ISP is sometimes necessary not only to say what is happening, but also to show.To do this, copy the image to the monitor and send the other party.
- computer with an Internet connection;
- Fixed editing (any).
Open the window or page file, where it became necessary to copy.Scroll down to exactly the place you want to show.
Find a key on the keyboard "Print Screen" (abbreviated as PrtSc).She is in the top row, some of "Enter" key.Click it.
Open any image editor, though "Paint".Press simultaneously the keys "ctrl v" (layout can not be changed).Page instantly displayed in the editor in a graphical format.Now we have to come up with a name, save the file in a folder and transfer destination.