Re: screenshots

Doug Alcorn (
03 Dec 1998 16:09:57 -0500

"Jordy Simpson" <> writes:

> I've seen several screenshots on the web where the shot includes part of the
> start menu expanded.  How is this accomplished?
newer version of AS allow you to stick the start menu to the screen.

> The only way I know of to make a screen capture is to bring up an xterm and
> run "xwd -out somefile.xwd", then convert somefile.xwd using the Gimp.

ImageMagic can convert the xwd files to some other format and is less
expensive (resources) than the Gimp.

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