nV News Forums

 
 

nV News Forums (http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/index.php)
-   General Linux (http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/forumdisplay.php?f=27)
-   -   png to jpeg (http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=3011)

ratboy 10-18-02 09:33 PM

png to jpeg
 
i have a noob question. when i do a printscrn, how do i save the screen shot as a jpeg file?

it defaults to .png, which is to large a file if i want to upload it to the forum to show my desktop.

thanks

volt 10-18-02 10:10 PM

I'm guessing you have GIMP (graphic editing program, something like photoshop, it comes by default with *most* distros)

Start GIMP, go to File->Open and look for the PNG file.
Then Right Click on your screenshot and choose Save As, and choose the correct format :)

ratboy 10-18-02 11:02 PM

thanks dude:)

volt 10-18-02 11:08 PM

Quote:

Originally posted by ratboy
thanks dude:)
Anytime! :D


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:54 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1998 - 2014, nV News.