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Avoid Exotic Color Schemes for Screen Shots

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Unless your object is to show off wallpaper and wild color schemes, stick with non-exotic colors such as the standard Windows desktop scheme for screen shots. Use a solid color background to facilitate background removal around windows and dialog boxes or to avoid distracting viewers. You can create and save a color scheme specifically for doing screen captures.

Also see... Set up your screen with printing in mind for more color advice.

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