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    how to save an opengl picture as a .bmp

    can anyone help me save a picture created
    using opengl as a bitmap file

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    Re: how to save an opengl picture as a .bmp

    if you're in windows... press the print screen button (next to the scroll lock), and then open up MsPaint, and then edit-paste. That should paste you the whole screen, just crop out the piece you want, and there you go
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    Re: how to save an opengl picture as a .bmp

    If you hold down the alt key then press print-scrn it will give you an image of just the active window.

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