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Print Screen in Installation

  1. Jul 5, 2011 #1
    how to take print screen during windows installion?
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  3. Jul 5, 2011 #2
    Print screen is a function of windows. How can you use that function when you are installing and that function is not installed? You can use camera to take pics.
  4. Jul 6, 2011 #3


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    Or run it inside of a virtual machine, like VMWare or Virtual PC. Virtual PC got bought by Microsoft a few years back, and as a result, they've made it free for Windows users to download (I seem to recall they also took out the ability to install non-Microsoft OSs, but that's a different matter):

    Pro Tip: In Windows, using ALT + PrtScrn copies only the currently selected window (e.g. the one in which your virtual machine is running), instead of the entire desktop:
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