print-screen is to take a screenshot of the current desktop view. It is also the name of a key on keyboards that commonly triggers this function.

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Ubuntu 14.04 preent screen button does not work

I'm unable to use my print screen button in Ubuntu 14.04. No effect pressing print screen. Screenshot application works if it's launched manually.
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Print screen short-cut not working (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS)

The print-screen short-cut is set to be the Print-screen button, but when I press on it, it does not work. Any clues? Any help will greatly be appreciated Thank you
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Print Screen captures two Spaces not one

When I press the "Print Screen" the output captures both desktops instead of one! This problem existed since I updated to Ubuntu 13.10. Update: I opened "Displays" from "System Settings", and found ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 custom keyboard layout

Using Ubuntu 13.10, I want the PrtSc key to work as Menu on Lenovo S430 keyboard. On 13.04 this was possible with modified .Xmodmap file, see Ubuntu 13.04 custom keyboard layout This solution does ...
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Move Gimp on the top of list in Screenshot

When I press PrtSc button, in the Screenshot dialog, if I choose "open with" in appear list, gimp is always on the bottom. Is it possible to move on the top?
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Ubuntu 13.04 custom keyboard layout

Using Ubuntu 13.04, I want the PrtSc key to work as Menu on Lenovo S430 keyboard. /usr/bin/xmodmap /home/user/.Xmodmap with modified line keycode 107 = Menu NoSymbol Menu NoSymbol Menu Does not ...
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Which application binds a keyboard shortcut

I just found a wonderful keyboard shortcut. Press Ctrl+Shift+PrtScr and the mouse cursor will turn into a cross which allows you to mark a rectangle of the screen (by left click-hold, drag, release -- ...
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Print Screen button is not working [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 and as a shell, Gnome 3. After I have updated Ubuntu to 13.04, the Print Screen Button does nothing, though in the System Settings at the Keyboard Shortcuts, in the Screenshot ...
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Showing print screen regularly

I am using Dell vostro. I am getting some beep sound in starting. When I open ubuntu I am getting print screen to save regularly. My laptop is running very slow when I run windows seven.
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Failed to change PrntScrn save folder [not a duplicate question]

There exists a question Default save directory for gnome-screenshot? which has a straight forward answer: set the desired directory in dconf editor. I have done this, but it has no effect--the default ...
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How can I rebind Print Screen to Delete?

I'm running Xubuntu Raring Ringtail. Using xkbcomp, I used the following commands (I can go into more detail as to the context and what command I use, if it's relevant), which successfully remapped my ...
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Change the default screenshot destination folder of “Prnt Scrn” key? [duplicate]

Hello everybody, My Prnt scrn key is not working after deleting the Pictures folder. I tried to add a folder without any success. I thought changing the destination folder may work so how i do ...
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How to disable Print Screen shortcut

In my keyboard the print screen key is very close to the backspace key, and whenever I want to press backspace, instead it takes a screenshot. How can I disable the print screen shortcut?
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Where are (partial) screenshot stored or how to specifiy location?

When I use the print screen key - PrtSc - I get the option of where to save. That works fine. However when I shift-ctrl-PrtSc I hear the picture being 'taken' but I don't get a chance to specify the ...
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How to modify default printscreen behaviour?

The Prnt Scrn button currently takes a screenshot and saves it in ~/Pictures. How can I modify the behaviour I want for the Prnt Scrn button? Use case: I want to take a screenshot and go to GIMP and ...
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How can I print-screen just one window and not my entire desktop?

I could swear I've always been able to do Alt+Print Screen to get 'just that window' but right now I am getting my entire desktop. Any idea why this would be or what I can do to get my ability to do ...
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How to disable or block print screen SysRq signal

Because of hardware fault my laptop is continuously pressing (sending) PrintScreen|SysRq. Thats why it is taking screens-shoots continuously. I can not set any keyboard shortcut because it took ...