How to do screenshot with ImageMagick in the xterm.

$ import screenshot.png

$ import -frame screenshot.png

  • The above command changes the mouse icon (cross symbol)
  • choose the window you want to make the screenshot.
  • -frame option includes window manager frame

$ import -window root screenshot.png
  • screenshot with all screens and windows...

more detailed infos about import: http://linuxreviews.org/man/import/

You shoud install the ImageMagick programe before.

posted by citadel