Autoname screenshots based on Application?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by ArtOfWarfare, Sep 17, 2013.

  1. ArtOfWarfare macrumors G3


    Nov 26, 2007
    Is it possible to have screenshots automatically named based on the application that's captured, or at least the one that has focus?

    I doubt it's supported in any user friendly way, so are there any hooks for it in Automator or AppleScript or anything that anyone knows of?
  2. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere


    May 16, 2008
    I can't imagine that being possible, as the screen capture process is ignorant of what apps are involved; only that a full or partial screen or specific window is being captured. It has no awareness of what the content is. It would be quite useful if that were possible, though.

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