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OS X sniping tool

Posted in Uncategorized by cdeschenes on July 29, 2012

Shift-Command-3 = Capture the screen to a file
Shift-Control-Command-3 = Capture the screen to the Clipboard
Shift-Command-4 = Capture a selection to a file
Shift-Control-Command-4 = Capture a selection to the Clipboard

To change the default format for screencap images, type the following in Terminal.app:

defaults write com.apple.screencapture type jpg (or whatever file type you prefer)

To change the default folder for screencap images, type the following in Terminal.app:

defaults write com.apple.screencapture location “/Users/username/Desktop/” (or whatever path you prefer)

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