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    Apple Keyboard on Windows Vista

    I'm currently using an Apple Keyboard on Windows Vista Business, although I don't know whats the Print Screen button? as it doesn't list it

    Any ideas?

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    i think one of the f keys above 12 does it but cant remember which one one im almost 100% sure does break/pause

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    I have a feeling this is a MAC OSX shortcut and not hardware dependant but you could try

    Hold down Apple key ⌘ + Shift + 3

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sylv3r View Post
    I have a feeling this is a MAC OSX shortcut and not hardware dependant but you could try

    Hold down Apple key ⌘ + Shift + 3
    That's an OSX shortcut yes. Not a feature of the keyboard

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    Hi

    I can't remember the exact key, but its one of the function keys - F14 I think (Sorry, I don't have an apple keyboard near me at the moment. I'm fairly sure its the middle F key, of that cluster of three, to the right of the main keys (Hope that make sense).

    Maria

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    seeing as you are using windows why not just get a free screen grab utility

    Mirek's Free Windows Software

    That or re assign keyboard shortcuts - am sure thats easy enough to do

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    Or plug it into a Mac and then use the keyboard shortcut. Works like a charm for me

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    If you are doing training tutorials or even any other documentation and you have access to a mac (it may also work as well on a windows machine), i usually run Windows in a virtual machine and use OS X screen grab tool as per the keyboard shortcut above. This results in good quality screen grabs with text that can usually be read

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