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    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.1 MATE (64 bit), W10IP VM, W10 Home
       12 Oct 2014 #221

    Window Snapping


    Slartybart said: View Post
    (I haven't played with vertical / multiple snaps because left and right weren't working - that and the mouse control isn't all that easy - that and I'm not sure if it's on the Immersive side or the Desktop side- I'll post an update in a bit)
    I've tried Window Snapping on the desktop and (IMO) it is excellent.
    The only issue I've had so far is that the Task Manager window won't snap at all.

    It works slightly differently to W7 due to the extra options now available.
    "Windows key + Arrow keys" control the Window Snapping.

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    Slartybart said: View Post
    Ctrl-PrtScrn = full screen capture
    Ctrl-Alt-PrtScrn = Window in focus capture

    Popups and dropdowns are sometimes difficult to capture.

    Kari has a thread or tutorial that shows some capture options - somewhere.
    You shouldn't need to use the "Ctrl" key.

    I only need to use:

    • "PrtScn": Fullscreen
    • "Alt + PrtScn": Active window

    "Ctrl + PrtScn" used to send the screenshot to the printer.
    Last edited by lehnerus2000; 12 Oct 2014 at 23:14. Reason: Syntax
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    Windows 10 & Windows 10 Insider Program, Linux Mint 18, Zorin, elementary OS
       12 Oct 2014 #222

    Pin To Start From Desktop Only


    If I create a shortcut from within the C:\Program Files (x86), I cannot Pin To Start. If I send that shortcut to the Desktop, I then can pin it to Start.

    Rich
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    Windows 10 Professional
       12 Oct 2014 #223

    rmonroe36 said: View Post
    If I create a shortcut from within the C:\Program Files (x86), I cannot Pin To Start. If I send that shortcut to the Desktop, I then can pin it to Start.

    Rich
    Yeah, I don't know what's up with that! However, if you Shift/Right Click on an .exe you will have many choices.
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    Windows 10 & Windows 10 Insider Program, Linux Mint 18, Zorin, elementary OS
       12 Oct 2014 #224

    Edwin said: View Post
    However, if you Shift/Right Click on an .exe you will have many choices.
    Thanks for the tip!
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    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.1 MATE (64 bit), W10IP VM, W10 Home
       12 Oct 2014 #225

    Confirmed?


    Slartybart said: View Post
    Correction:
    Ctrl-PrtScrn = full screen capture
    Ctrl-Alt-PrtScrn = Window in focus capture


    PrtScrn = full screen capture
    Alt-PrtScrn = Window in focus capture

    Popups and dropdowns are sometimes difficult to capture.

    Kari has a thread or tutorial that shows some capture options - somewhere.
    I hope you tested those shortcuts.

    Just because they work on my PC, it doesn't necessarily mean they work on other people's PCs.

    Also in the W8 series, "Windows Key + PrtScn" automatically copies fullscreen screenshots to your Pictures folder.
    I haven't tried that shortcut in W10TP yet.
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    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3
       12 Oct 2014 #226

    lehnerus2000 said: View Post
    I hope you tested those shortcuts.

    Just because they work on my PC, it doesn't necessarily mean they work on other people's PCs.

    Also in the W8 series, "Windows Key + PrtScn" automatically copies fullscreen screenshots to your Pictures folder.
    I haven't tried that shortcut in W10TP yet.
    Tested and approved.

    Now that you say that, though ... Just because they work on my machine and your machine doesn't ....

    WinKey+PrtScrn places the full screen image in a sub-folder, Screenshots, under Pictures.
    Adding the Alt key does NOT place a windowed screen shot though

    Bill
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    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3
       12 Oct 2014 #227

    Multisnap works - hope it sticks after a VM restart

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    Windows 10 Professional
       12 Oct 2014 #228

    Slartybart said: View Post
    Multisnap works - hope it sticks after a VM restart
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    If you throw a Modern app in the upper corner, is it hanging 2/3 down?
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    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.1 MATE (64 bit), W10IP VM, W10 Home
       12 Oct 2014 #229

    Slartybart said: View Post
    WinKey+PrtScrn places the full screen image in a sub-folder, Screenshots, under Pictures.
    Adding the Alt key does NOT place a windowed screen shot though
    I not sure that "WinKey + Alt + PrtScn" did anything in the W8 series.

    Maybe a W8 series user knows the answer.

    Edwin said: View Post
    If you throw a Modern app in the upper corner, is it hanging 2/3 down?
    I haven't tried using the Apps.
    I assume that they use a different method.

    Couldn't you "Metro Snap" 3 Metro Apps, as columns in W8.1?
    Last edited by lehnerus2000; 13 Oct 2014 at 00:12. Reason: Quote Added
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    Windows 10 Professional
       13 Oct 2014 #230

    File Explorer windows off okay, but Modern apps seem to pin in 3rd's!

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