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Screenshot Contest

Contest

Hey guys, it’s time for Techgasm’s first contest! Here’s how it works: All you have to do is email us a screenshot of your desktop by the deadline (undefined), each of us will select our favorite entry. We will then host a public poll and one week after the launch of that poll, the highest rated entry will be sent  2GB (2x1GB) of Ultra DDR2 (PC2-6400 800MHz) w/heatsink. The poll will be available from our YouTube channel. Please remember to read the Rules & Regulations at the bottom of this page for more information.

Windows Instructions:

  1. Minimize all windows
  2. Press the Print Screen (PrtScr) key on your keyboard.
    (the screenshot has been copied to your clipboard)
  3. Open MSPaint
    Start → All Programs → Accessories → Paint
  4. Press CTRL+V to paste your screenshot.
  5. Save the picture as .PNG
    (In the window that will open, choose PNG in the "Save as type" box)
  6. Send the screenshot to contact@techgasm.net

Mac OS X Instructions:

  1. Minimize all windows or switch to an unused space.
  2. Press Command+Shift+3
    (You've just taken a screenshot of your entire desktop.

    It’s been saved on your desktop as Picture 1)

  3. Send the screenshot to contact@techgasm.net

Linux Instructions:

  1. Minimize all windows or switch to an unused desktop.
  2.  Press the Print Screen (PrtSc) key on your keyboard.
    (You've just taken a screenshot of your entire desktop.
    A window will open to ask you where you want to save it.)
  3. Save the file on your desktop.
  4. Send the screenshot to contact@techgasm.net.

Rules & Regulations (Please Read!):

By participating in this contest and sending us your screenshot, you agree to the following: You will send only one screenshot for up to 3 operating systems. We have the complete right to share, and display on our website any images you submit. If you have anything you do not wish displayed on theInternet either ensure it is not in the screenshot, or don’t submit. After you send us your picture, it will be shared on flickr.com as well as techgasm .net. We reserve the right to reject any entries from participated that have been banned from, have vandalized, or have in any other way broken the rules of the Techgasm website or forum. We will reject any and all entries containing graphic depictions of pornography, violence, or anything deemed offensive by theTechgasm.NET staff. We reserve the right to withhold the contest prize from anyone who has broken forum rules. If you disagree with, or think that this agreement is unjust, please do not submit an entry. Remember that different motherboards fit different kinds of memory, if you are the winner of this contest, please go to http://www.crucial.com/systemscanner/ and run the memory scan before choosing your prize. Should you choose a prize not compatible with your system, you are in no way eligible for a return or exchange of gifts.

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2 Responses to “Screenshot Contest”

  1. Is this contest limited to people from the US or any other particular country?

  2. @Rasmus,
    Sorry U.S. and Canada residents only.


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