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  • n. A key of a computer keyboard.


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  • The One Key lived alone on the upper right corner of the keyboard, well past Print Screen and Scroll Lock and Pause/Break… past the tiny blue lights indicating that Num Lock or Caps Lock or Scroll Lock again were engaged… an ordinary key, no different from any other, except for being without a letter, a number, or—as far as Martin could discern—any obvious purpose.

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  • Make the visualizer fullscreen and, at a trippy moment you deem suitable, take a snapshot of it with the Print Screen button on your keyboard I have also downloaded 3rd Party Prt Scr featured here: for extra credit.

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  • These correspond to Print Screen, which captures the entire screen, and Alt+Print Screen, which captures only the active window.

    Disable Print Screen Key in Windows - Digital Inspiration

  • Windows implements Print Screen using a registered hotkey.

    Disable Print Screen Key in Windows - Digital Inspiration

  • However, on the new XT keyboard, they each have their own keypads and it should be noted that the "*" key must be used to accomplish the local Print Screen function.

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  • Screen shot the menu (Prt Screen or Print Screen) and I'll tell you.

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  • For plenty of users, Microsoft Paint combined with Print Screen key is more than enough for saving a snapshot of their desktop.

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  • An extra nod to ease of use is the Print Screen button, which does exactly that: it takes whatever is on your monitor at the time and prints it out in landscape mode.

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  • There is the big button you can't miss from the main window, but you can just as well press Print Screen on your keyboard.

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • To get images for testing and this article I needed the cursor in the image, but the Print Screen button and the

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