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Screen Capture

Take the Screenshot with Freeware Mr. Shot

SUMMARY: Mr. Shot is a screen capture application for Windows that can play a shutter sound when taking the shot.

Mr. Shot is a basic, free-to-use, screen-capture application for Windows. You can capture the entire Desktop, a window, or a rectangular clip via shortcut keys Ctrl+D, Ctrl+W, and Ctrl+Z.

Options include storing the snapshot in the clipboard or saving it to disk as a .BMP or .JPG file. The software can run at Windows startup and minimize itself to the System Tray. You can even have the software play a shutter sound when taking a shot.

Mr. Shot showing a captured screenshot

To download, visit the following site:

* Mr. Shot

This tip was written regarding Mr. Shot V1.34 running on a Windows 7 machine. Features, instructions, and screenshots for other versions / operating systems may vary.

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