I was seeking a way to capture just the screen area which would be a
smaller sized file to attach as an exhibit to an individual in a
genealogical program. You are right of course, and it is probably more
efficient to use Adobe to obtain the image you want. Thank you for the
question that made me think about this.
Marie A Robinson wrote:
What is the difference of doing what you say below and doing a Save As to
>Dear List: I tried this method to export a plot view screen to a JPEG
>file, and it was very easy: I used a print screen program to save the
>screen as a JPEG file (several choices available), and opened this
>file with with the scanner program (Adobe), sized it and saved the
>changes. This file now can be used in the exhibits file, internal or
>external, of many genealogical programs.