AutoIt Windows Screenshooter
takes easily a screenshot from any visible window capture any region of the desktop incl. freehand capturing capture GUI controls and GUI menus separately capture a marked area every x seconds for a duration of y seconds create a GIF animation from saved frames (Vista or higher os required) capture to AVI file (without audio!) takes a screenshot from web sites (available only on Vista+ os and when Aero is enabled) put images to clipboard to paste to other applications easily color picker save image in different formats and also to PDF! add timestamp to saved images simple image editing options: greyscale, b&w, invert, rotate +-90° send image to printer and default email client preview of captured screens incl. zoom option multi monitor support display pixel color under mouse ruler basic image editor (paint, highlight, ellipse, rectangle, text and some graphic FX) watermark captured image no 3rd party tools or DLLs used - pure AutoIt! fully portable - no installation is needed multi language feature (Eng, Ger, Tur, Fra and Rus only) To do:
capture content of scrollable window/control capture cascaded menus Due to DllCall("User32.dll", "int", "PrintWindow", "hwnd", $hWnd, "handle", $hMemDC, "int", 0) limitation some windows cannot be captured properly (GDI+, ProgDVB, etc.) but can take screenshots of hidden windows. One workaround is to use full screen capturing (F11/F12) or "Grab Screen" function! Or try double click with rmb on listview items (beta).
Download source code (5771 downloads previously): AutoIt Windows Screenshooter v1.79 Build 2018-05-08.7z (version 126.96.36.199+ needed!)
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It is designed for Vista+ operating systems with AERO enabled! E.g. on WinXP machines some functions are not working properly and might crash the application!
AV scanners may have a negative impact the execution of compiled exe and might report any malware. I guarantee that there is no malicious code in the source code / exe!!!
Basic Image Editor:
Click link for an enhanced version of Watermark Image.
main code by UEZ additional code (alphabetical order) by Authenticity, AutoItObject Team, Eemuli, Eukalyptus, funkey, _Kurt, martin, monoceres, ProgAndy, taietel, trancexx, Ward, wolf9228 and Yashied! mesale0077 for turkish translation wakillon for french translation AZJIO for russian translation Keys:
User your mouse to scroll preview window or
Numpad 8: Scroll preview window up
Numpad 2: Scroll preview window down
Numpad 4: Scroll preview window left
Numpad 6: Scroll preview window right
Numpad +: zoom in preview window or mousewheel down
Numpad -: zoom out preview window or mousewheel up
F1: capture again on last position
F5: refresh Windows Name list
PRINTSCREEN: take screenshot from whole screen
ALT+PRINTSCR: take a screenshot from active window
F10: Undo made changes with Image Editing function
F11: take screenshot from whole screen incl mouse cursor
F12: take screenshot from whole screen
Ctrl+Alt+F9 start "Grab Screen" mode
Ctrl+Alt+F12: take a screenshot from active window using alternative screenshot functionality (beta)!
Ctrl+r: call ruler
Ctrl+s: save current displayed image
Ctrl+x: exit program
ctrl+w: call web grab input field (availabe only when Aero is enabled)
Ctrl+i: call image editor
Ctrl+m: call watermark editor
Only available on Vista+ os: double click with rmb on list items to use alternative screenshot functionality (beta)!
When 'Grab Screen' is clicked you can hold down the ctrl key to switch to 'grab controls' mode. Control under mouse will be framed red.
ctrl + shift will take the screenshot of appropriate control. To capture GUI menues you can press rmb which simulates the lmb. When a menu is opened press shift additionaly to capture it.
Press and hold only the shift key to capture any region on the desktop using freehand capturing - release it so capture marked regions!
Or just mark resizeable area which you want to grab. Press CTRL key to grab marked area or right mouse button to capture the marked area every x seconds for a duration of y seconds.
When saving the image just enter the extension you whish to use (*.jpg;*.png;*.bmp;*.gif;*.tif;*.pdf). Big thanks to taietel for his PDF UDF!
g: text config
To start the app minimized just call it "Windows Screenshooter.exe /min"
Maybe it is useful for someone...
Any kind of comment is welcome.
Do you have any idea to resize Vector graphic using some maths trick?
It's example to create Vector image 10x10px and write A
Local $a10x10 = [ _ 1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1, _ 1,1,1,0,0,0,0,1,1,1, _ 1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1, _ 1,1,0,1,1,1,1,0,1,1, _ 1,1,0,1,1,1,1,0,1,1, _ 1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1, _ 1,1,0,1,1,1,1,0,1,1, _ 1,1,0,1,1,1,1,0,1,1, _ 1,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,1, _ 1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1 _ ] Local $oVector = ObjCreate("WIA.Vector.1") If Not IsObj($oVector) Then ConsoleWrite("+++ Error " & @error & " durning create a Vector.object." & @CRLF) Exit EndIf Local $iBlue = 0xFF0000FF ; ARGB color Local $iWhite = 0xFFFFFFFF ; adding pixels to vector For $i = 0 To UBound($a10x10) - 1 Local $iPixel = $a10x10[$i] Local $iColor = $iBlue If $iPixel = 0 Then $iColor = $iWhite $oVector.Add($iColor) Next ; create a img 10x10 px Local $oImg = $oVector.ImageFile(10, 10) ; path to file Local $sPath = @ScriptDir & "\Vector.bmp" ; delete previous file if exits. FileDelete($sPath) ; save img to script direction. $oImg.SaveFile($sPath) ; show result, you have to use 800% size to see effects. ShellExecute("Vector.bmp")
Has anybody ever imported a VuGen recording into AutoIT? I like the recording cabability of VuGen and thought it would be great to use and then pull it into AutoIT to compile into an EXE.
i am searching for a function that allows me some very specific functions for Screen Captures.
First should be the possibillity to create a Screenshot from a specific window and this is possibly under another window but has to stay there and not getting forced to be in the first - layer position if this is clear enough :-) The other thing should be the ability to create a Screen Capture every couple minutes or a specific period.
I tried a lot of Screen Capture tools but neither can do both together.
Also my try to create my own script with AutoIT failed, because of missing knoweledge about how to use it for this specific reasons, would be very kind if someone can tell me in the first place if this is possible at all and maybe someone has allready an idea about how to realize it?
Local $oPlayer, $gVideo, $width, $height
$oPlayer = ObjCreate("WMPlayer.OCX.7")
$oPlayer.URL = 'http://www.clubbalcony.com/upload/culture/yong(2).wmv'
Local $srcFound = True
Local $time1 = TimerInit()
If $oPlayer.playState() = 3 Then
$width = $oPlayer.currentMedia.imageSourceWidth
$height = $oPlayer.currentMedia.imageSourceHeight
If TimerDiff($time1) > 5000 Then
$srcFound = False
If Not $srcFound Or $width = 0 Then
$gVideo = GUICreate("Video Control", $width, $height+63, -1, -1, BitOR($GUI_SS_DEFAULT_GUI, $WS_SIZEBOX), $WS_EX_TOPMOST)
GUICtrlCreateObj($oPlayer, 0, 0, $width, $height+63)
$oPlayer.uiMode = "Full"
$oPlayer.stretchToFit = True
$Msg = GUIGetMsg(1)
;This is where I want to resize the video image to fit the new window size
How should I code the $GUI_EVENT_RESIZED portion to resize the video to fit the resized window? Your help will be greatly appreciated.