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I use directinput for the keyboard, and because I set its cooperative level to foreground/exclusive the print screen button doesnt do what it normally do. My question is, what do I need to do to make print screen. Is there a message I need to send to WindProc in order that the print screen operation will occur?

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Supposing this were directx that you were rendering with then you can detect the print screen key yourself and then save the backbuffer to a file.

Hope that helps.

ace

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Original post by ace_lovegrove
Supposing this were directx that you were rendering with then you can detect the print screen key yourself and then save the backbuffer to a file.

Hope that helps.

ace


I wanted to activate the OS's print screen.
It also stores the data in the clipboard and it should be alot more easier to do.

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