Saving Web Pages and Images

The Web is full of information and images that you will want to keep for later reference. Although you can set bookmarks for easy access to websites online, you need to save them to your hard drive to access while offline or in case the site or page comes down. Konqueror allows you to save websites and images to your hard drive in the same way you save a regular file. Go to the web page you want to save to your hard drive. Once there, open the Location menu and select Save As, which will open a...

File and Xtns

First are the basic File and Xtns menus. From File, you can open files or access dialog boxes, where you'll find the Brush, Pattern, Palette, and Gradient menus. These menus allow you to choose brush size and type, color, and gradients, and all are very intuitive. If you select Acquire from the File menu, you can use The GIMP to take screenshots as well. This works in almost exactly the same way as KSnapshot (see Chapter 7). The Xtns menu provides access to extension and module menus. These are...

Xscanimage

Depending on your Linux distribution, xscanimage resides on the distribution menu (K menu SuSE Graphic Graphics XScanImage) or under Graphics and then under the distribution name (K menu Graphics Debian xscanimage). After selecting xscanimage, you'll be presented with an introductory window. Figure 7.6 xscanimage Opening Window The Preferences pull- down menu (Preferences Advanced Options) provides further options. However, depending on your monitor size and screen resolution, this menu window...