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Using a PC I always used a program to capture my screenshots. With Mac's it is so easy now to do just the same... and you don't even need to
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    Default Built-in Mac Screenshot Commands
    Using a PC I always used a program to capture my screenshots. With Mac's it is so easy now to do just the same... and you don't even need to use a program to do it...

    Command+Shift+3
    Capture entire screen and save as a file

    Command+Control+Shift+3
    Capture entire screen and copy to the clipboard

    Command+Shift+4
    Capture dragged area and save as a file

    Command+Control+Shift+4
    Capture dragged area and copy to the clipboard

    Command+Shift+4 then Space bar
    Capture a window, menu, desktop icon, or the menu bar and save as a file

    Command+Control+Shift+4 then Space bar
    Capture a window, menu, desktop icon, or the menu bar and copy to the clipboard

    O'Reilly -- Mac OS X Screenshot Secrets

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    By the way - this works even better with GrabUp.
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    PF is addicted to GrabUp..: )

    Good thread ToothFairy!

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