Change the Screenshot Format in the VBA Emulator

Edited by Lukward Thomason, VisiHow, Dougie

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Steps

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    To begin, open the VisualBoyAdvance emulator
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    I have an icon for the emulator on my desktop, but you may have the program saved in another location.
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  2. 2
    When the emulator is open, click "File" in the menu at the top of the window
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  3. 3
    In the drop down menu, click "Open" to select a game
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    For this tutorial, I will open the game "Pokemon".
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  4. 4
    I currently have the screenshot shortcut set to "Shift+f12"
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    If I press that shortcut now, you will see a screenshot thumbnail appears on my desktop. The current format or file type for this screenshot is "PNG".
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    To change the format, click "Options" in the menu at the top of the screen
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    In the drop down menu, go to "Emulator"
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    Then, choose the format at the bottom of the expanded menu
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    There are two options: "PNG" and "BMP". For this tutorial, I will select "BMP" by clicking on "BMP format" once.
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    If I take another screenshot by pressing "Shift+f12", another screenshot will be saved to my desktop as a ".bmp" image
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    Change these settings according to your preference.
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Recent edits by: VisiHow, Lukward Thomason

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