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Nov 11, 2008 at 4:38pm

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Is there any way in 4.6 of taking a screen shot of the current patch or even of the entire screen? or do i need some other program in windows xp to be able to do this?

#40775
Nov 11, 2008 at 4:51pm

If you own Jitter you could use jit.desktop: “The jit.desktop object grabs the contents of the computer display, taking a screen shot of whatever lies at the specified screen coordinates and placing that data into a Jitter matrix.”

Mattijs

#144593
Nov 11, 2008 at 4:52pm

ok, how about if i don’t own jitter?

#144594
Nov 11, 2008 at 4:53pm

in windows, pressing the print screen key will capture the screen to
the clipboard as an image.

On Nov 11, 2008, at 11:38 AM, Jay Bodley wrote:

>
> Is there any way in 4.6 of taking a screen shot of the current patch
> or even of the entire screen? or do i need some other program in
> windows xp to be able to do this?

#144595
Nov 11, 2008 at 4:54pm

I don’t know of any way without Jitter. It makes sense though, Jitter is the visual add-on for Max.

#144596
Nov 11, 2008 at 4:57pm

ok so this is where it gets tricky… i’m running windows xp of a macbook so i don’t have a print-screen button.
::looking into print-screen equivalent on mac keyboard::

#144597
Nov 11, 2008 at 4:58pm

And if you’re on a mac you can use the Grab application.

lh

#144598
Nov 11, 2008 at 6:09pm

command(apple)-shift-3

but…not sure if that’ll translate into windows-land on your mac (probably not).

David

#144599
Nov 11, 2008 at 6:47pm

I’ve found a good way of doing this. Under start menu in windows, click ‘programs,’ then ‘accessories,’ then ‘accessibility,’ then ‘on-screen keyboard.’ the on-screen keyboard has the ‘psc’ or ‘print-screen’ key.

#144600
Nov 11, 2008 at 10:55pm

hey Jay, that’s a great hack, hehe.

I’ve been running autohotkeys in the background as a keyboard conversion
script – will work well for heavier use.

Andreas (xp with apple alu keyboard ( the best there is) )

Jay Bodley skrev:
> I’ve found a good way of doing this. Under start menu in windows, click ‘programs,’ then ‘accessories,’ then ‘accessibility,’ then ‘on-screen keyboard.’ the on-screen keyboard has the ‘psc’ or ‘print-screen’ key

#144601

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