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PostSubject: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 12:26 pm

When I hit f12 to take a screenshot, I hear a click and it tells me it took a picture, but when I exit the game no window pops up and if I check my screenshots tab or my screenshots folder they do not show up.

I'm curious as to how I can fix this as I would like to take a few more screenshots so I can share them. Does anybody have any ideas?
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 1:26 pm

You have to upload them ingame. Or find the folder where they are stored and upload them as artwork. I have no idea what causes this since my old laptop didn't had this. Any chance your using windows 10? it could be that

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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:11 pm

Unfortunately I'm using Windows 8. I checked the folder in the /Steam//Users that holds screenshots. The only New Vegas screenshots inside were of ones I took a long time ago. It used to work for me, but it stopped.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:14 pm

That's where I looked. It only has the screenshots I took from a long time ago. No new ones show up there.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:18 pm

I'll try that next time I play, but I used the default f12 to take a screenshot and it told me it took one, but it never saves.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:22 pm

Are you running fallout 4G by any chance

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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:22 pm

I was, but then I started using FOMM which I think automatically uses it.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:24 pm

Then press P to take picture Very Happy it changes the format and places your screens in the fnv common folder which is the one with the data folder in it. (Not the data folder)

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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:24 pm

Alternatively, try pressing: windows key (windows logo) + print screen. Pics should be in game folder (not data).
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:27 pm

I'll try the "P" thing. I hope that works, but why would they change it? It seems like they wanted people to get stuck.

If I press the Windows key, wouldn't it take me to that god awful start screen though?
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:29 pm

Just press both keys at the same time. I'm using windows 8 & that's how I get my shots.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:30 pm

I'll try both next time I play. Hopefully it'll work.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:37 pm

& by the way, unless not configured, playing in "windowed mode" sometimes relocates where the files are saved. Just check where desktop screenshots are saved. It's probably under: This PC > Pictures > Screenshots.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:39 pm

There isn't a screenshots folder in my pictures. I don't think it's saving elsewhere.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:43 pm

They are listed in your game directory there is not a specific folder called screenshots, its odd to me that they did not have a folder for but you should find it where your fnv.exe and nvse.exe is and the data folder.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Tue Oct 13, 2015 10:49 pm

Oh ok. Just mentioning that normal non-game desktop shots will be saved there if using windowslogo+printscreen & maybe playing in windowed mode can get screwy & put it there.. but in-game shots should be in the game folder, like I previously mentioned.
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PostSubject: Re: New Vegas screenshots not working   Wed Oct 14, 2015 1:48 am

None of the mentioned tricks worked. Not "P", not ctrl + P, not Windows key + print screen, not ctrl + print screen. This is very frustrating.

Edit 1: I got it to work now. For some reason Steam wasn't saving the screenshots at all so it never worked. I checked off "save an uncompressed copy" in the Steam overlay "set shortcut" tab of the screenshot. I also had to change the directory of where it saved the pictures and made it save to a folder in My Pictures.

Man that was a hassle. Fidller, Mr.Flux, me444, aerystmd, and Mr_Lowrie, thanks for the help.

Edit 2: Merged your double post again, please learn to utilize the edit button in the future if you wish to add more within 24 hours, if no one else has yet. Rules & Guidelines of the GUNetwork. - Sentience
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