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Posted 13 October 2011 - 01:17 PM

Select and capture the window you want.
  • Use Alt-PrtScr keys to capture only the selected window.
  • Use PrtScr key alone to capture the entire screen
  • The image will be put on the clipboard.

Save it to a file
  • Open Paint.exe
  • Paste the image into it. (Ctrl-V)
  • Save as .png file. Give it a name that describes it like 'error.png'
  • Edit it if you want to trim it or put marks like arrows on it.

Attach it to a post.
  • Post should be open in Add Reply.
  • Go to the end of your text.
  • Click the 'Click To Attach Files' button
  • Find the file you made and click 'Open'
  • Click 'Add to Post' link which will appear on the right.
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Attached File  ScreenShot034.png   10.6KB   105 downloads
Attached File  ScreenShot035.png   12.04KB   161 downloads
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