Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 838963
No screenshot taken & no GUI appears when taking screenshot
Last modified: 2013-08-01 00:10:27 EDT
Description of problem:
When pressing f.ex. alt + prtscreen to take a screenshot, the special camera sound is heard and the screen flickers once, but nothing else happens.
Screenshot does not appear to let me manage the taken shot.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Choose a window to capture
2. Press Alt + PrtSc (on my unit that is Alt + Fn + PrtSc)
3. See the flicker, hear the sound and wait forever.
Nothing except the flicker and sound.
No image is dumped to the clipboard. No GUI appears. No ABRT-report comes up.
The Gnome-Screenshot GUI to come up and let me manage my screenshot.
Starting the screenshot tool manually works without any problem.
I'm having the same problem. However, check in the "Images" folder, after taking the screenshot. What is happening is that gnome-screenshot saves the screenshot there, without asking what to do with the picture.
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