>: : Howdy! Is there any utility or file that will allow me to capture the
>: : screen image of Netscape when I'm in X-windows? I'd like to screen capture
>: : a Web page, and then import them into Pagemaker under Windows..Thanx in
>: : advance for any help..
>: I don't know whether one of the snapshot-tools has been ported to Linux,
>: but I use XV for that (allthough it might be overkill...). Works great
>: and gives me a LOT of formats to save.
>Just use plain old xwd.
>Type 'xwd >file' and click the window you want to capture.
But won't the "file" be in xwd dump format? Does anything actually
read this format other than xwud? xv works pretty well for me.
Run xv, then click grab, then click on the Netscape window. Save it
as a gif, jpeg, bmp, or any format that pagemaker can import.
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