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My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Sat Jan 15, 2005 3:27 pm

Just a couple shots from my flight CLE to YYZ.

This is my first time trying this...hope it works  Smile

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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Sat Jan 15, 2005 3:37 pm

Hello Andy.

Ok let me give you a tip. Save your FS screenshots in JPEG format because bmp makes them large files and photobucket has a limit of 250kb's. Upload them to photobucket as .jpg files and you're sorted. JPG offers smaller file quantity.

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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Sat Jan 15, 2005 3:43 pm

Thanks for the info SA.

I will do better next time  Smile

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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Sat Jan 15, 2005 3:47 pm

Trying it the SA way.....






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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Sat Jan 15, 2005 9:21 pm

Do u have to use a program to take shots?
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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Sun Jan 16, 2005 1:04 am

No, you could just press PrtScn on your keyboard, and paste it in Paint, then just save it, but doing it that way, you're only able to do one one at a time. Screenshot programs, like FSBerlin's Screenshot Manager (I use that one) will save it for you, and so you can just take as many screenshots as you like.
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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Sun Jan 16, 2005 1:42 am

MADtoCAE:

For my screenshots i used a program. I start the program up prior to starting FS9.

Once i start flying i just press the Print Screen key and it automatically saves the photo to my desktop without having to pause my flight.

Like stated above, i needed to then change the file type to JPEG. (see reply #2)

I did this by importing the desktop photo to MSPAint and then saving it in a JPEG file in lieu of the standard bmp file.

The result of changing it to a JPEG file is shown in reply # 3


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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Thu Jan 20, 2005 10:15 am

Bah, I can't believe how out of date CLE always is in FS. I mean they just put concourse D in finally for FS2004 even though it was completed in 1998! I guess we gotta wait till FS2010 till the new runway is on there, eh?
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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Thu Jan 20, 2005 10:58 am

Hey how do you save the photo to a JEPG?
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RE: My First Screenshots, Be Gentle

Fri Jan 21, 2005 12:16 am

I did this by importing the desktop photo to MSPAint and then saving it in a JPEG file in lieu of the standard bmp file

its imported to piant in bmp format...then i save it in jpeg format using a pulldown menu...it asks what format you want to save it in.


hope this helps  Smile

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