Shutter - Invisible (and simple) action

Asked by Bruno da Cruz Bueno on 2012-10-18

Is there anyway to shutter works invisible?
Let me explain: I need this program to save automatically files when I hit the Print key. If I hit multiple times, a blank window appears over the window where I'm printing. In a sucession of aprox. 5 or 6 hits in 2 or 3 seconds, the results came with this blank windows overlayed.
I want to know if have any way of do it. To Shutter works invisible, without any extra plugins? (such image editing, opening in a tab, sending it online).
Just a simple use of it: Print and save without delay,open or ask anything.

Thanks for this great tool!

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Please check the "Behaviour" setting in Shutter's preferences dialogue. You need to disable the "present main window after taking a screenshot" setting. Anyway, you might want to use lighter tool (e.g. scrot).

There is also the --no_session parameter. This is usefull when launching Shutter without using the GUI.

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