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Screenshot Captor / Latest version freezes in Scanner Options
« on: January 15, 2016, 09:56 AM »

I just installed the latest version of SC (4.16.1). When I open the Screenshot Captor Options and click on Scanner Options under Tools, the dialogue window freezes for about 2 - 3 minutes before I can continue using it.

I'm using Windows 10 and have a number of scanner devices installed.
Once the window is unfrozen and I select a scanner driver and click on Apply, it freezes again.


I use the 'To Clipboard: File' option on the New Screenshot window all the time.
However often I need to make some annotations to a screenshot and then quickly save a selected region of the screenshot to a file in the clipboard. If this is possible, how do I do this. I don't seem to be able to find the option in the Edit menu's Copy to Clipboard choices.
In other words I'm looking for the option: Copy currently selected *region* to clipboard (as file)

Thank you.

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Screenshot Captor / How to fix save directory?
« on: September 15, 2015, 09:36 PM »

I've been using Screenshot Captor for a number of years and love the program; however, it has always bugged me that it keeps changing my save directory.

I have set all the directories in the My Favourites to point to my save dir. I would like any screenshot or image modifications saved to that folder.

Because SC is so good, I have set it as my default application for PNG files. The problem is that every time I open a PNG from somewhere else on my computer, Screenshot Captor changes the save directory to that location. - I don't want that. I just want it to open the image.

Then when I take a new screenshot, it doesn't go back to my save location, but stays and also saves to that location.
This is a problem because when I want to go back to a screenshot I took a few days (weeks) ago, I can't find it. It could be anywhere.

Is there a way to change SC to ensure it doesn't switch the save location and always saves to the same location?


Screenshot Captor / Spelling error
« on: June 02, 2015, 01:04 AM »
Hi Mouser,

I was just going through the settings when I came across a spelling mistake, see attachment.


Hi Mouser,

In my Screenshot Captor window I have a screenshot of a popup which has a fine border around it. Whenever I select the image (Ctrl-A) and then paste it into another application such as Word, IrfanView or Gimp, the bottom and right lines are cropped. How do I prevent this?
Currently, to get around this, I expand the canvas, but that is a bit tedious.

Using Version 4.10.0

Thank you.

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