When taking a screenshot using prt sc the screenshot is saved to the pictures folder. Instead of saving them in pictures I would like them to be saved to another folder instead.
How can I do this?
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I reuse the answer from here, with small changes
sudo apt-get install dconf-editor
Or click here to install from the Ubuntu Software Center:
Press Super + T and type
At "auto-save-directory" type the desired directory in the following format:
A tip for anyone who is using the configuration editor in unity: click on the arrow to the left the
org text to expand it.
Simply run this command, replacing the path with your preferred directory.
gsettings set org.gnome.gnome-screenshot auto-save-directory "file:///home/$USER/Downloads/"
Please not that with the next release of Gala screenshots will be stored in a
Gala is elementary OS's window manager and the thing that's responsible for taking screenshots.
This was fixed in this PR: https://github.com/elementary/gala/pull/459
Currently we're on Gala version 0.3.2.