Ubuntu is a open source Operating system. Like as windows, Ubuntu don't have skipping tools. But Ubuntu have a great tools name as “shutter” . You can make screen shot in Ubuntu 14.04 using it. You can make a screen shot of separated area or make a screen shot of your web page. You can edit it and customize it.

How to Instilling “Shutter” in Ubuntu 14.04

It is a open source software which is available in Ubuntu software center . But you can not get updated software from there. Now I show you how to install it in latest version.

  • Step 1: At first you need to add “official PPA repository” into your system. To add it you need to run
    below code in your terminal.

    Code: sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:shutter/ppa

  • Step 2: After adding “official PPA repository” into your system. You need to run those code in your Terminal.

    Code 1: sudo apt-get update


Code 2: sudo apt-get install shutter


You done!!!

Taking screen shot using “Shutter”

  • Step 1: Go to “search your computer and on-line source” and typing “Shutter” in search Box.
  • Step 2: Click on shutter logo. (pic). You get a new window name “session-shutter”
  • Step 3: Press “selection” in the top of “session-shutter” window.

  • Step 4: Draw a rectangular box using mouse in that part you want to take screen shot.

    You done it! Now you can add it, resize it and many more.





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