How do I screen capture a picture under Mac OS X Lion?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Azura, Oct 7, 2011.

  1. Azura macrumors newbie

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    #1
    How do I screen capture a picture in lion ? it is better that it has free hands and i want to perfect picture in the mac ?:eek:tks
     
  2. mrgraff macrumors 6502a

    mrgraff

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    • Command-Shift-3: Take a screenshot of the screen, and save it as a file on the desktop
    • Command-Shift-4, then select an area: Take a screenshot of an area and save it as a file on the desktop
    • Command-Shift-4, then space, then click a window: Take a screenshot of a window and save it as a file on the desktop
    • Command-Control-Shift-3: Take a screenshot of the screen, and save it to the clipboard
    • Command-Control-Shift-4, then select an area: Take a screenshot of an area and save it to the clipboard
    • Command-Control-Shift-4, then space, then click a window: Take a screenshot of a window and save it to the clipboard
    http://guides.macrumors.com/Taking_Screenshots_in_Mac_OS_X

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  3. TonyK macrumors 6502a

    TonyK

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    Surprised no one mentioned Grab which is in the Applications -> Utilities folder.
     
  4. mmomega macrumors demi-god

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