Taking Screengrabs

by Dan Wilcox @ 6:56 pm 16 January 2011

The easiest way to document you work is by taking a screenshot or making a video.


You can take a screenshot of your application with an external tool or from within the app itself.

All operating systems have a native screenshot function:

You can also use Photoshop, Gimp, or any number of utilities. Another method is to save a frame from the application itself:


To record video of your app running, you will need a screen recording application:

After you have your video, it might be nice to do some editing .. try iMovie, Windows Movie Maker, etc


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