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I'm interested in setting up a keyboard shortcut that will launch the graphical user interface for Gnome Screenshot. I am however unable to find the command that launches the GUI.

Executing gnome-screenshot simply takes a screenshot, which is not what I am interested in.

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You may look for interactive mode

man gnome-screenshot

  -i, --interactive
          Interactively set options in a dialog.


gnome-screenshot -i

Anyway, to get command for a GUI launcher in menu, look for its .desktop file. Example:

more /usr/share/applications/gnome-screenshot.desktop

Or use MenuLibre tool

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I don't know how I missed that. I've been looking through --help three times. Thank you! – Rasmus Jun 12 '14 at 23:41

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