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 Win7+ 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) drag'n'drop an image to the app for editing 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 (10489 downloads previously): AutoIt Windows Screenshooter v1.84 Build 2019-08-18.7z (version 220.127.116.11+ needed!)
You are not allowed to sell this code or just parts of it in a commercial project or modify it and distribute it with a different name!
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It is designed for Win7+ 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 mouse wheel down
Numpad -: zoom out preview window or mouse wheel 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 (available 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 menus you can press rmb which simulates the lmb. When a menu is opened press shift additionally 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 resize able 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 wish 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.
Here some graphical examples written completely in FreeBasic just for fun.
_WinAPI_SetWindowTitleIcon Check for Numeric Entry in an EditBox using RegEx CreateWindowEx (hGUI) Example FB 3D Starfield Rotating Flight FB File2Bas Code Generator FB Fire Particles FB Fireworks FB GFX Examples FB Image to Trapezoid Transformation FB Layered Parallax Effect FB Plasma FB Puristic Clock FB Rotating Cube FB Rotating Earth FB Rutt Etra Izer Effect FB Simple Recursive Tree Generator FB Snowfall FB Tunnel Flight FB Water Effect FMOD Examples GDI - GDI+ 3D Sinus Wave GDI - GDI+ Animated Pythagoras Tree GDI - GDI+ Bezier Lines GDI - GDI+ Particles - Repulsive Force Sim v2.0 GDI - GDI+ Plasma v5 Booster GDI - GDI+ Random Pattern GDI - GDI+ Space Flight GDI - GDI+ Tunnel Flight - WipeOut Style GDI Classic Raytraced Tunnel GDI Elastic Twister Effect GDI Exploding Pixels GDI Infinite Image Zoom Flight GDI Liquid Pixels GDI Mandelbrot GDI Particle Repulsion Grid GDI Particles Mouse Attraction GDI Starfield GDI The Nautilus Raymarcher GDI Worm Tunnel Flight GDI+ 3D Starfield Scrolling v1 Booster GDI+ 3D Starfield Scrolling v3 Booster GDI+ Convert Bitmap to ASCII GDI+ GIF Anim to ASCII Player GDI+ Image Painting GDI+ Impossible Possible GDI+ Kaleidoscope GDI+ Performance Test - Au3 vs FB GDI+ Polar Clock GDI+ Rotating Earth GDI+ Spiral Text GDI+ Star Wars Scroller GDI+ Streamer GDI+ Swiss Railway Clock GDI+ The MATRIX Ini Read - Write Rutt_Etra_Izer_Booster Stack TitchySID uFMOD
Download: FreeBasic Examples build 2019-05-08.rar
I will add new examples from time to time.
FreeBasic source codes are also included.
This is my first post. So I’ve worked on a script for a while and I’m planning to publish it but the problem is that it connects to an FTP server at some point, and as you probably know FTP credentials are easily captured by a MITM attack or Wireshark (not sure if Wireshark does). So I thought if i can detect data capturing in the user’s network the script would stop. Any idea?.
If there’s another workaround I’m happy to hear it.
hello Im wondering if it is possible to process image in autoit like this
1. firstly there is colorfull wallpaper
2. Fill all colors (exception rose color) - with white
3. Fill rose color with black color
I see Gdi functions have things to manipulate images