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Slaps Head…

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on January 10, 2006

I’m in the middle of writing a series of web development tutorials. Each one needs 25 to 35 screenshots, so I’m using the venerable RoboScreenCapture to grab whole windows, as well as sections of screen.

It’s an excellent tool, that does a great job of capturing all sorts of application. Unfortunately, it’s too good. Pixel perfect 1:1 images can be a little confusing at times…

I keep clicking on the save icons in the captured windows when I finally save my images.

Which, as you no doubt can imagine, doesn’t work.



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  1. akicif said,

    Here’s a trick I found helped in a similar situation: as soon as you capture each image, invert it. Do all the stuff you need to do to each one, and then invert them back again when you’ve finished….

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