importing an image from a window that is offscreen

Lynch, Jonathan bnz2 at
Wed Oct 12 14:19:34 EDT 2005

I just installed 2.6.1 on my machine, and tried this, and it did not
work. Is this a pc vs. mac thing?

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[mailto:use-revolution-bounces at] On Behalf Of Scott
Sent: Wednesday, October 12, 2005 2:07 PM
To: How to use Revolution
Subject: Re: importing an image from a window that is offscreen

Recently, Richard Gaskin  wrote:

>> Maybe it'll come through unbroken, maybe not.
>> Inconsequential either way, unfortunately:  that script break under
>> (hard crash).
>> Would be nice if there was a built-in way to do that.
> Ignore that post:  I just tried this latest script on OS X and it
> to work.
> Anyone know when/how this was fixed?

Er, is this thread still about producing a snapshot from an offscreen
location?  If so, the standard "import snapshot..." routine works fine,
of 2.5, or thereabouts.


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, Multimedia & Design
E: scott at

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