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Last post Author Topic: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017  (Read 12548 times)

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter
« Reply #50 on: March 24, 2017, 04:11:14 AM »
v1.05.1 - Mar 21, 2017
  • Support for High-DPI displays (where text magnification setting is over 100%).
  • Improved default sound.
  • New option for capturing a specific region by coordinates.

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v1.06.1 - May 3, 2017
  • [BugFix] Fixed GDI leak that could cause app to hang after thousands of captures.

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #52 on: July 18, 2017, 04:16:19 PM »
Hi,

thanks for great tool. I have a question about file saving rules. I crawled thru all the settings, but even if I put single file name like "screenshot" files are being stored with counter (screenshot_as_00001.png, etc. Is somehow possible to use just one name, which will be replaced everytime with new screenshot (e.g. screenshot.png) ? In more details - I am running central surveillance camera system (full screen splitted into 6 pieces/cameras) and I need every hour automaticaly capture screen and send that picture by e-mail. And because AS creating "counted" filenames I have an issues to send right (recent) screenshot by e-mail.

Thanks

Marek

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #53 on: July 18, 2017, 04:34:09 PM »
That's a good idea.  I can whip up a new version soon with an option for this.

There are two ways it could be done:
1. Let user specify a filename pattern on "File Saving" tab that as usual but add an option that tells AS to overwrite existing file if it already exists (instead of autonaming with counter).
2. Have an option that does file saving uniquely as it currently does but ALSO saves some generic filename ("lastcapture.png" for example) and always overwrites.

Which would be more useful?

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #54 on: July 18, 2017, 04:55:04 PM »
Thanks for fast reply. My vote is for 2nd option - would be great to have such functionality (and much better than 1st option). Maybe it would be easier for you to implement as well - keep file saving rules as it is,  and just simply copy recent screenshot to "lastcapture.png".

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #55 on: July 18, 2017, 06:58:45 PM »
I should have a new version before the end of the weekend.

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #56 on: July 19, 2017, 10:39:19 AM »
DC member Ballue told me about a nice writeup of Automatic Screenshotter here:
http://www.guidingte...eenshots-windows-pc/

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #57 on: July 19, 2017, 04:32:53 PM »
So maybe that's your mention that you were looking for.  :Thmbsup:

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #58 on: July 19, 2017, 04:35:59 PM »
Timing is a bit off.. Feels to me like the latest mention must have been in an email newsletter somewhere..

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #59 on: July 19, 2017, 11:01:08 PM »
It is a pity that the auto screencap article refers to sourceforge instead of donationcoder.com :-(

It was not possible for me to add a comment to correct this.

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Re: NANY 2016 Pledge/Alpha: Automatic Screenshotter - v1.06 - May 7, 2017
« Reply #60 on: July 19, 2017, 11:11:39 PM »
The sourceforge link is for the second runner-up app they posted about at the end of the article.  The first 3/4 of the article is about Automatic Screenshot Captor and it links to us correctly.