RE: Skymap Screen Grab

From: Bob Jones (bobjo@cox.net)
Date: Sun Feb 29 2004 - 20:26:01 EST

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    Thank you, both Björn and Thomas.  After following your instructions the
    built-in Skymap screen grab now works fine for me.
    
    Perhaps this feature was already explained in the Skymap documentation
    and I missed it, but hopefully this thread was helpful to other users
    too.
    
    Thanks again.
    
    -- Bob Jones 
    
    
    -----Original Message-----
    From: Björn Gimle [mailto:b_gimle@algonet.se] 
    Sent: Sunday, February 29, 2004 10:48 AM
    To: Bob Jones; SeeSat-L@satobs.org
    Subject: Re: Skymap Screen Grab
    
    
    No, standard screen grabs don't work in XP for DOS boxes.
    
    Rob has built a "C" command for capture - it produces a BMP file
    (which you may want to convert to .gif or .jpg to make it smaller)
    
    --------------
    
    From: Thomas Fly
    
    Björn neglected to mention that to use the screen capture feature, you
    must have
    the "cursor" on the screen, by pressing one of the arrow keys, or + or
    -. Then
    you press c.
    
    I also use SnagIt (practically every day), but as you've found out, it
    won't
    capture a DOS screen.
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
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