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Please feel free to add any tips and tricks you have learned so the whole class can benefit from your knowledge.
Please feel free to add any tips and tricks you have learned so the whole class can benefit from your knowledge.
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* Making a screenshot smaller:  This may not be the most technical way, but it gets the job done.  After the image you insert into the Edit page, add "thumb|upright=3.0".  This command makes the image  at thumbnail, then adjusts the thumbnail to a different size.  For images you want to be wider, use a number greater than 1, for more vertical images, use a number less than 1. You can also center the image by using the "|center" command (Example: [[Image:This is an example.jpg|thumb|center|upright=2.5]]
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* Making a screenshot smaller:  This may not be the most technical way, but it gets the job done.  After the image you insert into the Edit page, add "thumb|upright=3.0".  This command makes the image  at thumbnail, then adjusts the thumbnail to a different size.  For images you want to be wider, use a number greater than 1, for more vertical images, use a number less than 1. You can also center the image by using the "|center" command (Example: <nowiki>[[Image:This is an example.jpg|thumb|center|upright=2.5]]</nowiki>
=== Windows ===
=== Windows ===

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BIOL398-01: Bioinformatics Laboratory

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Contents

Some pages designed to help students become familiar with OpenWetWare.

Tips & Tricks

Please feel free to add any tips and tricks you have learned so the whole class can benefit from your knowledge.

  • Making a screenshot smaller: This may not be the most technical way, but it gets the job done. After the image you insert into the Edit page, add "thumb|upright=3.0". This command makes the image at thumbnail, then adjusts the thumbnail to a different size. For images you want to be wider, use a number greater than 1, for more vertical images, use a number less than 1. You can also center the image by using the "|center" command (Example: [[Image:This is an example.jpg|thumb|center|upright=2.5]]

Windows

  • To take a screen shot, press Ctrl and Print Scrn together. The contents of the active window will be saved on your clipboard. You may then paste into a graphics program (like Adobe Photoshop or Microsoft PowerPoint) and save the file.

Macs

Other Useful Links

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