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I installed Lightshot using Wine and PlayonLinux, and it works really well. But, I think the default screenshot app is interfering with Lightshot, with the actual prtscn button.

I was wondering if there was a way to uninstall it (meaning the default app) or at least set its hotkey to something different?

Note: I'm using Ubuntu 12.04, in case you need this information


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Yes, you can uninstall it by opening a terminal and typing:

sudo apt-get remove gnome-screenshot

Alternately, open Software Center and type "gnome-screenshot" in the search box on the top right; then click Uninstall (or Remove).

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Thanks! This helped a lot! – pgrytdal Jul 23 '12 at 21:32

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