How can i take screen shots with my computer? normal ones give me lines. HELP?

i need a picture of my pc screen w/ a msg box, but normal cameras make lines appear. can i make a screen shot in another way?

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gmxx8 years ago
yep... if you have a mac, press the open apple key, shift key and the number 3 key at the same time if you use windows your keyboard will have a key marked print screen or PrtScrn. You might have to use the windows key or the function key. This will take a picture of your screen. On mac, there will be a picture on your desktop with the screenshot. and on windows you will need to paste into word or paint.
NachoMahma8 years ago
. Forcing the exposure to 1/30 sec or greater will help.
Timmydamonkey (author)  NachoMahma8 years ago
Thanks guys! yur great
lemonie8 years ago
Pretty much the same as ZEROGX - hitting the "Print Screen"/"PrntScrn" button (to the right of F12 usually) should dump the entire display to the clipboard (although my wireless keyboard doesn't). A CTRL-V / paste into a document will then allow you to save as an image. Using ALT-PrntScrn will only copy the front-most active window to the clipboard.