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Understanding Fireshot - Bitmap or Text..

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Posted:  11 Nov 2014 14:02
Hi,

Just starting to use Fireshot. I'm trying to understand if Fireshot just captures a bitmap image? For example if I capture a screen displaying text and an image will the text be retained as text or will the whole be captured as a single bitmap image? If I save something to PDF can I then search, index and/or extract text content?

Thanks..
Posted:  11 Nov 2014 14:19
Hi martini, FireShot captures only to bitmaps. No text capabilities when saved to PDF.
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Posted:  11 Nov 2014 17:58
Thanks. Understood. I appreciate this would be difficult to achieve but it limits the usefulness of saved information.
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