TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
Subject:Screen Capture without rasters? From:Alexander Von_obert <avobert -at- TWH -dot- MSN -dot- SUB -dot- ORG> Date:Wed, 10 Jan 1996 17:28:00 +0100
* Antwort auf eine Nachricht von Simon North an All am 04.01.96
SN> From: Simon North <snorth -at- tedopres -dot- nl>
SN> When I capture
SN> the screens (Windows 3.1 _not_ 95) for inclusion in MS-WfW
SN> (i.e. BMP, PCX
SN> or TIF), I get the most awful grid/rastering effect. Other than
SN> retouching every screen by hand, can anyone suggest a
SN> effect or software package that could be used to convert these
SN> colours to a usable grey scale?
use a graphics program like Brenda or Paintshop Pro (both shareware on CICA
and other ftp servers) with batch processing capabilities. For screenshots it
should be sufficient to replace the palette of each picture.
Greetings from Germany,
|Fidonet: Alexander Von_obert 2:2490/1719
|Internet: avobert -at- twh -dot- msn -dot- sub -dot- org
| Standard disclaimer: The views of this user are strictly his own.
| From TechWriter's Home, Nuernberg Germany
| phone 49+911+591530, FIDOnet 2:2490/1719