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Post » Fri Jul 06, 2012 10:22 pm

Hello forum,

Is it possible for that by touching a button, you send a screenshot of my game to print?

As if pressed Control + P in my browser

Sorry for my english.
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Post » Fri Jul 06, 2012 10:58 pm

For security reasons browsers can't automatically print. But you can snapshot the canvas (with the system object) and get a PNG or JPEG file which you can then prompt the user to print.
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Post » Fri Jul 06, 2012 11:02 pm

o.o you can use a tool called " snipping tool " from windows. you can search it on the startmanu search bar .


also if you are using chrome there is some apps can do what you want and the most useful one i ever use is : screen capture (by Google).

also you can use the useless way ( click screenshot button in your keyboard, put it on paint or photoshop , corp , save, upload, put links)
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Post » Sat Jul 07, 2012 4:34 am

Thanks Ashley!

Zsangerous thanks, but I don't want know how to capture and print screen, wanted to say how to make an action in the game (like pressing a button)   automatically print the screen

Again sorry for my english
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Post » Sat Jul 07, 2012 5:19 am

ahh i see :P
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