Provided by: gnome-screenshot_3.18.0-1ubuntu2_amd64 bug


       gnome-screenshot  -  capture  the  screen,  a window, or an user-defined area and save the
       snapshot image to a file.


       gnome-screenshot [ -c ]  [ -w ]  [ -a ]  [ -b ]  [ -B ]  [ -p ]  [ -d  SECONDS   ]   [  -e
       EFFECT  ]  [ -i ]  [ -f FILENAME  ]  [ --display DISPLAY  ]


       gnome-screenshot  is a GNOME utility for taking screenshots of the entire screen, a window
       or an user-defined area of the screen, with optional beautifying border effects.


       -c, --clipboard
              Send the grab directly to the clipboard.

       -w, --window
              Grab the current active window instead of the entire screen.

       -a, --area
              Grab an area of the screen instead of the entire screen.

       -b, --include-border
              Include the window border within the screenshot.

       -B, --remove-border
              Remove the window border from the screenshot.

       -p, --include-pointer
              Include the pointer with the screenshot.

       -d, --delay=SECONDS,
              Take the screenshot after the specified delay [in seconds].

       -e, --border-effect=EFFECT,
              Add an effect to the outside of the screenshot border.  EFFECT  can  be  ``shadow''
              (adding  drop shadow), ``border'' (adding rectangular space around the screenshot),
              ``vintage''  (desaturating  the  screenshot  slightly,  tinting   it   and   adding
              rectangular space around it) or ``none'' (no effect).  Default is ``none''.

       -i, --interactive
              Interactively set options in a dialog.

       -f, --file=FILENAME
              Save screenshot directly to this file.

              X display to use.

       -?, -h, --help
              Show a summary of the available options.

       In  addition,  the  usual  GTK+  command line options apply.  See the output of --help for


       This manual page was written by Christian Marillat <>  for  the  Debian
       GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

       Updated     by     Theppitak    Karoonboonyanan    <>,    Tom    Feiner
       <>, Cosimo Cecchi <> and others.

                                         August 10, 2013                      GNOME-SCREENSHOT(1)