Help Capture - Image to Clipboard

You will use this simple capture if you are editing a text, maybe answering a support request or following up on a discussion in Outlook, and you want to include an image in your text.

In this example we assume Help Capture was already started, maybe as part of Windows startup, and that you have an email open.

Help Capture menu

  1. Start Help Capture either
    • through the Help Capture tray menu
      1. In the tray, click on Help Capture.
      2. The menu appears
      3. Select 'Image to Clipboard'
    • or press the corresponding hotkey (F..).
    A red rectangle appears indicating the currently selected area, which equals the window your mouse cursor currently is above.
  2. Select capture area.
    1. Move the mouse to select a window which equals the area you want to capture. selected formula
    2. If necessary because the window does not exactly match the area you want to capture, drag the borders
  3. Capture by pressing the [PrtScn] button on the keyboard
  4. An image of the selected area is now available from the clipboard
  5. Switch to the email you are working on and paste the picture in it

result: captured formula in Outlook