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A button in the UI that will open up the snapshot preview window (Ctrl-⇧ Shift-S) with a screenshot of your current view ( Ctrl-` will save the snapshot directly to your hard drive). Every snapshot saved to your inventory will cost L$ 10.

Snapshots are marked with a snapshot icon Inv item snapshot.png in the inventory and can be used as (and even: are) textures.

In the advanced menu (Ctrl-Alt-⇧ Shift-D), you can activate High-res Snapshot for higher resolution snapshots, as well as Quiet-Snapshots to Disk, in order to avoid the clicking sound and animation when you take a snapshot.


A screenshot often refers to a snapshot taken with an external application. It is also sometimes used as a synonym for snapshot, for example in the Help > Report Abuse menu.

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