Screenshot tools in ubuntu

1.Print screen

Press the PrtSc or (Print Scrn, Prt Scn, Prt Scr, Prt Scrn) to capture the entire desktop
Press Alt + PrtSc  to capture the currently active window.

2.Take Screenshot

Go to Applications->Accessories->Take Screenshot

select the options and press Take Screenshot button.

3.Using Terminal

Go to Applications->Accessories->Terminal
Type the below command and hit enter.

import screenshot.jpg

Click and select  the area to take the screenshot. Change screenshot.jpg to any file name or any other extension ex ( .png).Open your home directory to see the screenshot file.

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  1. August 12, 2011

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