Home++ Just added Screenshot!

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by Vulcan1600Rider, Dec 13, 2009.

  1. Vulcan1600Rider

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    If you miss CaptureIT from the BB days, or just wanting an easy way to take a screenshot and don't mind using Home++ well this afternoon the new release includes snapshot. It captures great and the colors are excellent.
     

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  2. writhum

    writhum Well-Known Member
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    It's weird though...the pictures captured have no file extension. I tried appending a .jpg, .tif, .png, but photoshop wouldn't open them.
     
  3. writhum

    writhum Well-Known Member
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    I take that back, adding a .png works
     
  4. El Blacksheep

    El Blacksheep Well-Known Member
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    Unfortunately, it only works for taking a screenshot of the home screens.
     
  5. davidjmcconnell

    davidjmcconnell New Member
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    Noticed the lack of screen shots beyond the home screen as well.

    I want to take screen shots of web browser and e-mail clients for QA and testing.

    Don't want to root my device and would prefer not to install SDKs and JDKs and connect the phone if I don't have to (my company would prefer I don't do that as well).
     
  6. vincentp

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    Hopefully he updates the screenshot function to allow this in the future. The developer of Home++ is awesome; he's constantly adding and tweaking things. I wouldn't be surprised to see improved functionality for screenshots. The fact that he added it at all is a good sign.
     
  7. prerunnerseth

    prerunnerseth Well-Known Member
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    From what I have gathered is that the only way for them to add screen shots beyond the home screen is on a rooted device. Been that way for a long time. Maybe it will change in the future.
     

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