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Re: How to take screenshot



On Tuesday 19 September 2006 23:28, Nigel Henry wrote:
> On Tuesday 19 September 2006 23:03, Mike McCarty wrote:
> > Nigel Henry wrote:
> > > Hi Colin. Thanks for that. it takes a snapshot ok, but the snapshot
> > > doesn't look like what I am seeing on the screen.
> > >
> > > Tvtime usually has a blue screen, and this is what the snapshot shows,
> > > but what I am seeing on the screen, is a screen composed of bluey green
> > > and pink horizontal lines, and probably the bottom 15% of the screen is
> > > a green pixel soup. I've no idea what I've done to screw up Tvtime.
> > > Removing it and reinstalling it just brings up the same mess.
> >
> > That sounds like your monitor may not be able to track some
> > resolution change that's taking place.
> >
> > Mike
>
> Hi Mike. That's interesting. I've just worked my way down from my default
> of 1024x768, to 800x600, and 640x480, and got some interesting psychedelic
> stuff displayed, then went the other way to 1152x864, which has also
> changed the refresh rate from 85HZ to 75HZ, and have now got Tvtime showing
> me the blue screen which I'm used to. Still no signal, but what the hell.
>
> Now to find out how to get it working again with the default 1024x768
> resolution, which it was originally working with.
>
> Thanks for the help.
>
> Nigel.

A little update is that Tvtime is displaying ok with my original resolution of 
1024x768, still no pictures from the TV, and since I've been messing with the 
resolutions all my desktop icons are all over the show. I think there must be 
at least 20 stacked up on top of one another in the bottom left hand corner.

All makes life working with computers interesting, or is that frustrating, or 
just darned annoying at times. Time for another beer me thinks.

Nigel.
>
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> > p="p=%c%s%c;main(){printf(p,34,p,34);}";main(){printf(p,34,p,34);}
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