gnome-screenshot - capture the screen, a window, or an user-defined area and save the
snapshot image to a file.
gnome-screenshot [ -c ] [ -w ] [ -a ] [ -b ] [ -B ] [ -p ] [ -d SECONDS ] [ -e
EFFECT ] [ -i ] [ -f FILENAME ] [ --display DISPLAY ]
gnome-screenshot is a GNOME utility for taking screenshots of the entire screen, a window
or an user-defined area of the screen, with optional beautifying border effects.
Send the grab directly to the clipboard.
Grab the current active window instead of the entire screen.
Grab an area of the screen instead of the entire screen.
Include the window border within the screenshot.
Remove the window border from the screenshot.
Include the pointer with the screenshot.
Take the screenshot after the specified delay [in seconds].
Add an effect to the outside of the screenshot border. EFFECT can be ``shadow''
(adding drop shadow), ``border'' (adding rectangular space around the screenshot)
or ``none'' (no effect). Default is ``none''.
Interactively set options in a dialog.
Save screenshot directly to this file.
X display to use.
-?, -h, --help
Show a summary of the available options.
In addition, the usual GTK+ command line options apply. See the output of --help for
This manual page was written by Christian Marillat <firstname.lastname@example.org> for the Debian
GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
Updated by Theppitak Karoonboonyanan <email@example.com>, Tom Feiner
<firstname.lastname@example.org>, Cosimo Cecchi <email@example.com> and others.
May 14, 2013 GNOME-SCREENSHOT(1)