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screen dump

n.
1. A copy of the image displayed by a computer screen. Also called screencap, screen capture, screenshot.
2. The act or process of creating such an image.
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Based on an Atmel ATXMEGA32A4U microprocessor, the Xprotolab Portable can connect to a PC's USB port for charging the built-in 600mAh battery or for external control or screen dumps.
Also provided was a clear and concise User Guide in PDF format, making full use of screen dumps and offering advice for use.
Eventually I found the icons for the screen dumps that I had successfully downloaded were placed behind the FA-124 window instead of arranged neatly down the right-hand margin of the screen where a Macintosh user would expect to find them.
As an example, Figure 5 depicts a series of screen dumps of the feedback that students receive while building the second quantitative model.
In both books, although they are illustrated with screen dumps, it is sometimes difficult to understand the point the writer is making without access to the e-text.
The interface also allows for detailed analysis that includes buffer zones to parcels with mailing label generation, soils by parcel, screen dumps for maps, or plotter generated map products and printouts of tax listing information by parcel.
Printouts are simple screen dumps that can be sent to Epson-compatible dot-matrix printers but not to ink-jet or laser printers.