Some of the important features of the Page Screenshot addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn’t find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Page Screenshot.
In short, Page Screenshot lets you easily capture a screenshot from the entire website (even for long pages) with custom quality and format.
5 Reasons to Use Page Screenshot
Allows you to capture a full page screenshot.
You can adjust screenshot format and quality.
Pressing on the toolbar button or Alt+Shift+D will capture the screenshot.
Saves the image to the default download location in your browser.
Available for all browsers (Firefox, Chrome and Opera) and platforms (Windows, Linux and Mac).
This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Page Screenshot?
Page Screenshot is a multi-browser addon that enables you to capture a full page screenshot from any desired website. Just click on the toolbar icon (or press Alt+Shift+D combination) to capture the screenshot. You can adjust screenshot image format from the options page. Moreover, image quality and time delay between multiple screenshots are also customizable. The screenshot will be saved to the default download location in your browser. Please note, in order to change the download location, visit the settings page in your browser.
2. Is there any shortcut key to capture the screenshot instead of the toolbar button?
Yes, you can use (Alt + Shift + D) combinations to capture a screenshot. Please note, if you are using Chrome browser, this combination can be adjusted as well. But in Firefox and Opera browsers, currently it is not adjustable.
3. How can I download the source code for Page Screenshot?
To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.
4. How to access to the options page?
In order to access the option page, please visit the extensions page in your browser and click on the options button.
5. How can I change the screenshot format?
There are two options available for screenshot formats. One is PNG and the other is JPEG. In order to adjust these formats, please visit the options page.
6. How can I change the screenshot quality?
Quality is a number between 0 and 100 percent. Where 0% is the lowest and 100% is the highest available qualities. As mentioned above, to change this value please see the options page. Please note that, quality is only applied to the JPEG screenshot format. For PNG, the browser itself will decide on the quality value. According to the WebExtensions API documentation, default quality is 92 percent.
7. How to install this extension in your Firefox?
In order to install, head to Mozilla Store and click on "Add to Firefox" button. The addon will be installed into your browser without re-start. Similarly, you can install it in Chrome and Opera browsers.
8. How to uninstall this extension from your Firefox?
In order to uninstall, please go to your browser -> add-ons -> (extension name), then press the uninstall button.
9. Why this addon does not work instantly when I add it to my browser?
When you first add this addon to your browser, please reload all open tabs. Once tabs are reloaded the extension will work as normal.
10. How can I change the time delay between screenshots for long-page websites?
For long-page websites, this extension capture multiple screenshots from top to the bottom of the website and then merges all to prepare a single screenshot. You can adjust the time delay between each screenshot. Default value is 100 milliseconds and the maximum value is 10000 milliseconds or 10 seconds. Please note that you need to enter the value in milliseconds.
11. How can I save the screenshot in a different format?
Currently, the screenshot is only available in PNG and JPEG formats. In future PDF might be added to the available formats.
Your feedback goes a long way towards making this addon even better. With this bug report form, you can submit bugs or suggest enhancements for the functionality or performance of this addon. Please note, this bug report form will be sent to the developer(s) of this addon. You will not get an immediate or personal response at the moment. However, the developer(s) may contact you through the email address provided in this form for further clarifications or requesting additional information regarding the reported bug(s).
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