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On this page you find all important commands for the CLI tool mate-screenshot. If the command you are looking for is missing please ask our AI.


Mate-screenshot is a command line tool available in MATE, a desktop environment for Linux. It is used to capture screenshots from the command line without needing to use any graphical user interface. This tool allows users to take screenshots of their desktop or specific windows. It offers several options such as capturing the entire screen, a specified area, or a particular window. Users can also delay the screenshot capture if needed. The output image can be saved in various formats such as PNG, JPEG, or BMP. Additionally, mate-screenshot provides essential functionalities like displaying the captured screenshot, copying it to the clipboard, or saving it directly to a file specified by the user.

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