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Old 10-18-02, 08:33 PM   #1
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Question 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.

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Old 10-18-02, 09:10 PM   #2
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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
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Old 10-18-02, 10:02 PM   #3
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Cool

thanks dude
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Old 10-18-02, 10:08 PM   #4
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thanks dude
Anytime!
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