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How can I \'print screen\' in Word?
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Trudy Peters  Identity Verified
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Dec 18, 2002

Is it possible to \"print screen\" in Word?

It was easy in WP/DOS.



Let\'s say I unzip a large file and wind up with 15 individual files on the screen. How can I print this list or save it in printable form? (I use Win 98, Word 97).



Any suggestions welcome!



Trudy





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Michael Tovbin  Identity Verified
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copy-paste Dec 18, 2002

What you could do is select all the files in you list (in the window) by pressing Ctrl-A, copy the list (Ctrl-c), and paste it into a Word document (Ctrl-v).



Hope that helps.


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Raúl C. Waldman
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It's simple! Dec 18, 2002

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On 2002-12-18 01:52, Trudy wrote:

Is it possible to \"print screen\" in Word?

It was easy in WP/DOS.



Let\'s say I unzip a large file and wind up with 15 individual files on the screen. How can I print this list or save it in printable form? (I use Win 98, Word 97).



Any suggestions welcome!



Trudy









When you want to \'photograph\' a screen, just press the \'Print Screen\' key, open a Word file, and Paste.



HTH.



Raúl Waldman.

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cheungmo
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Capturing the active window Dec 18, 2002


Adding to the pile of useful suggestions:



Pressing <Alt><PrintScreen> will paste to current \"paste\" memory the current active window that\'s on-screen, whether the current window is in in-between mode or in maximised mode.





HTH





Pierre



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Mats Wiman  Identity Verified
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Cheungmo is right Dec 18, 2002

i.e. the same method as with any screen:

ALT+PRINT SCREEN

and

then

with

CTRL+V

paste it into the then active document, provided that that document accepts pictures (WORD, other word processors and all picture programs like Paint Shop Pro etc)



[ This Message was edited by:on2002-12-18 07:50]


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PAS  Identity Verified
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also Dec 18, 2002

There is a nifty little freeware program called Screenhunter.

Using it (quite easy), you can capture any part of the computer screen you like, including active windows, whole screens etc.

You just outline a rectangle around the part of the screen you need.



You can save the captured picture in a few formats (JPG, GIF, BMP).



HTH,



Pawel Skalinski


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PAS  Identity Verified
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also Dec 18, 2002

There is a nifty little freeware program called Screenhunter.

Using it (quite easy), you can capture any part of the computer screen you like, including active windows, whole screens etc.

You just outline a rectangle around the part of the screen you need.



You can save the captured picture in a few formats (JPG, GIF, BMP).



It\'s available at

http://www.wisdom-soft.com/products/screenhunter.htm





HTH,



Pawel Skalinski





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RWSTranslation
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Paint Shop Pro Dec 18, 2002

Hello,



maybe you will get better results if you use a screen capture program like Paintshop Pro.



With ind regards



Hans Pich


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Trudy Peters  Identity Verified
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Thank you! Dec 20, 2002

Thanks to everybody for your helpful suggestions.



I didn\'t know that Print Screen works like Ctr-C, and never thought of copying and pasting!



I learned something new!



Trudy


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