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Screen shot from the Command Line
29 March 2012 @ 15:29 BST
by Paul

Do a screen shot from the command line with ImageMagick like this:

import MyScreenshot.png

After hitting return on this command, you draw the portion of the screen you want grabbed with the mouse.

To make a delay while you open windows or something:

sleep 10; import MyScreenshot.png

To take a shot of the entire screen with a delay of 10 seconds:

 sleep 10; import -window root MyScreenshot2.png

Hat tip.




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