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Batch Screenshot Processing in Paint.NET


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I have the same question as Mickmac. The reason I have come across a need for this is during a WebMeeting. Sometimes when the presenter is walking me through some steps on using a piece of software, I like to take a series of screenshots as they go, and I drop them into PDN. I end up with about 10 to 15 unsaved open images, and it would be helpful to have a way to do a batch save of these (i.e. with serial numbering).

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rbipirate, check out the forum rules. The thread you originally posted this to is nearly four years old. We don't allow that. I've split it out. :)

As for your question, there's no way to do this in Paint.NET, and it's not really intended as a batch processor. For batch processing we usually recommend IrfanView, but in your case I think you'd do well with Snagit.  I use it daily for work.  It binds to your Print Screen key and launches a dedicated editor for each image; additionally, it saves all images with a timestamp as a filename.  Coupled with a utility like Renamer to serialize them to your liking, and I think you'll have what you need!

 

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