Updated: June 28, 2009
mate-screenshot - capture the screen, a window, or an user-defined area and save the snapshot image to a file.
mate-screenshot [ -w ] [ -a ] [ -b ] [ -B ] [ -d SECONDS ] [ -e EFFECT ] [ -i ] [ --display DISPLAY ]
mate-screenshot is a MATE utility for taking
screenshots of the entire screen, a window or an user-defined area of the screen, with optional beutifying
- -w, --window
Grab the current active window instead of the entire
- -a, --area
Grab an area of the screen instead of the entire screen.
- -b, --include-border
Include the window border within the screenshot.
- -B, --remove-border
Remove the window border from the screenshot.
- -d, --delay=SECONDS,
Take the screenshot after the specified delay [in seconds].
- -e, --effect=EFFECT,
Add an effect to the outside of the screenshot border.
EFFECT can be ``shadow''
(adding drop shadow), ``border'' (adding rectangular
space around the screenshot) or ``none'' (no effect).
Default is ``none''.
- -i, --interactive
Interactively set options in a dialog.
X display to use.
- -?, -h, --help
Show a summary of the available options.
In addition, the usual GTK+ and MATE command line options apply.
See the output of --help for details.
This manual page was written by Christian Marillat <email@example.com> for
the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
Updated by Theppitak Karoonboonyanan
<firstname.lastname@example.org>, Tom Feiner <email@example.com> and Cosimo Cecchi <firstname.lastname@example.org>