For the Kde Spectacle Tool, I want to set the hotkey Print to replace Meta+Shift+Print for a rectangular region screenshot.
I'm assuming you're on Kubuntu 18.04. This answer is based on Kubuntu 18.04.
System Settings >
In there, click on the arrow-head, circled in red, to the left of
Screenshots to see the available default actions.
You'll see that
Meta+Shift+Print takes a screenshot of a rectangular area
Now, to use
To do so,
- go back to
Start Screenshot Tool
- click on the
- click within the the box next to
- then simultaneously press Control+Shift+PrintScreen
Applyin the lower right corner of the window.
Next, re-assign the trigger for
Take Rectangular Region Screenshot the same way but just press the
PrintScreen key and click
Now, whenever you press the
PrintScreen key, you'll be prompted to select a rectangular area.