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Raymond House raymondh40 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 25 15:00:14 UTC 2013


Well Aruna, that works perfectly! So simple, I tried that before but I was
doing Shift/Print screen. I am very pleased with this, thank you so much. I
get a lot of these beautiful pictures in attachments and now I can do
something with them, merci beaucoup. All the best.


On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 10:25 AM, Aruna Hewapathirane <
aruna.hewapathirane at gmail.com> wrote:

> 1 - Launch your presentation.
>
> 2 - Press PrtScr on the slide you want to save
>
> 3 - This will capture the screen and save it with a file-name begining
> with screenshot. Search for it.
>
> 4 - Import into shotwell
>
>
> On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 5:35 AM, Raymond House <raymondh40 at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Thank you all for your solutions to the PPS photo attachment problem.The
>> only one that works for me when I download the attachment is with Gimp and
>> it's time delay, but it has a problem too as some Gimp panels are
>> superimposed on the pic. I don't have the know how to use other more
>> complicated proposed solutions.As I mentioned before in order to get all
>> the pics I can't use google view, I must download the attachment and when I
>> do this the pictures occupy all the screen and I loose the launcher, so I
>> can't do anything to grab the pics.Nothing then, can be done with the mouse
>> either. I appreciate all your inputs.
>> Thanks
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Sep 24, 2013 at 8:53 PM, Bob Jonkman <bjonkman at sobac.com> wrote:
>>
>>> If you can open the file in an editor (whether that's Powerpoint or
>>> LibreOffice) you should be able to click on the image to select it, then
>>> export it (or use "Save As").  of course, I don't have a .ppt file to
>>> practice on...
>>>
>>> --Bob.
>>>
>>>
>>> On 13-09-24 05:37 PM, Verdi R-D wrote:
>>> > I had almost exactly the same idea except I would have saved the ppt
>>> into
>>> > pptx :P. I didn't know odp was also a zip archive.
>>> > On Sep 24, 2013 3:44 PM, "Douglas Cerna" <replaceafill at gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>> >
>>> >> This is my (dumb/complicated) process to extract images from a .pps
>>> file:
>>> >>
>>> >> 1. Copy and rename the file to .ppt
>>> >> 2. Open the .ppt in LibreOffice
>>> >> 3. Save as .odp
>>> >> 4. Open the .odp file with file-roller (Archive Manager)
>>> >> 5. Extract the Pictures directory with the images.
>>> >>
>>> >> Hope this helps.
>>> >>
>>> >> On Tue, Sep 24, 2013 at 5:58 AM, Daniel Villarreal <
>>> youcanlinux at gmail.com>wrote:
>>> >>
>>> >>>>
>>> >>> Thank you ... Launchpad ... same answer ... I have to download the
>>> >>> attachment to get them all and when I do that the pictures take up
>>> all
>>> >>> the screen and I loose the launcher and can't do  anything to capture
>>> >>> the pic, nothing on the screen but the picture.Nothing happens when I
>>> >>> try with the mouse. Any ideas on this ?
>>> >>>>
>>> >>>>>
>>> >>> Aside from using something like
>>> http://sourceforge.net/projects/ppsei/
>>> >>> and to keep things simple, I'm thinking you might consider opening
>>> the
>>> >>> file in LibreOffice and do the
>>> >>> old-fashioned Shift-PrintScreen and paste into GIMP. Then it becomes
>>> a
>>> >>> matter of saving and optimizing the photos and importing into
>>> >>> Shotwell.
>>> >>>>>
>>> >>>>>>
>>> >>> how to transfer photos from an PPS attachment slideshow to Shotwell
>>> >>> photo manager?
>>> >>>>>>
>>> >>>
>>> >>> Raymond, You're most welcome.
>>> >>>
>>> >>> You might open synaptic and search for and install Scrot (screen
>>> >>> capture  utility). Once it's installed, 'man scrot' for instructions.
>>> >>> You can set a delay in seconds.
>>> >>>
>>> >>> or
>>> >>>
>>> >>> Open GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program), File, Create, Screenshot,
>>> >>> Select "Take screenshot of the entire screen," Set your delay in
>>> >>> seconds that you need. Open your picture.
>>> >>>
>>> >>> regards,
>>> >>> Daniel
>>> >>> http://youcanlinux.org/
>>>
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