where does LInux save a print screen when the Print Screen key is pressed?

Asked by Julianloui on 2013-09-07

I would like to know where Linux saves the screen image when the Print Screen key is pressed? Thanks.

Julianloui

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N1ck 7h0m4d4k15
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2013-09-08
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Best N1ck 7h0m4d4k15 (nicktux) said : #1

Hello,

the most appropriate folder is "Pictures" . If you speak for the gnome-screenshot, this tool ask you before it saves the screenshot where to save it.

When the PrtSc key pressed , a dialog box is open and ask you where to save the screenshot.

Regards
 NikTh

Julianloui (julianloui) said : #2

Thanks Nik.Th., that solved my question.