Capture - View - Convert - Save As - Print - Link
SDI´s Desktop Tools - dtTools - provides the most powerful and comprehensive,
integrated suite of commonly needed graphics utilities in one, economical, easy
to use package. Finally, a single application for rapid Screen Capture, Multi-
format file Viewing, format Conversion, file Save As and no
hassle Printing is now available on the UNIX, Linux and
Windows platforms. Workflow is further enhanced with direct launch and integration of other licensed
SDI programs and, on the Windows platform, viewed images can be copied to the Clipboard
for immediate insertion into other Windows applications.
on UNIX, Linux, and Windows
Formats handled: BMP, CGM, JPEG, PDF, PNG, PNM, PS, TIFF, XWD and XPM
dtTools provides the speed and convenience users need when capturing an entire desktop, an active
window, or rubber band rectangular area of the screen. dtTools immediately displays the captured image
for confirmation before saving to a supported format or, transferring to another application.
Click on File/Open (Ctl+O) or use the dtTools toolbar to view BMP, CGM, JPEG,
PDF, PNG, PNM, PS, TIFF, XWD and XPM files. dtTools shows the exact
composition of the image revealing how it will look in a Montage, annotated file,
slide presentation, or company Web site.
Convert & Save As
Captured images and viewed files can be exported in any of the following
popular formats: BMP, CGM, JPEG, PDF, PNG, PNM, PS, TIFF, XWD and
dtTools provides no-hassle Printing with SDI´s integrated print
processor. After displaying a file, or captured image, clicking File/Print generates a best fit to
page image for any attached UNIX, Linux or Windows printer. Alternatively,
one click of the Submit icon opens SDI PrintMaster to provide flexible printing
options with scaled output, orientation, multiple copies, job tracking, cropping
and much more.
Launch & Link
The user can customize the Launch icons on the dtTools toolbar to provide
seamless integration and transfer of images to other SDI programs including:-
SDI Montage, CGM Editor, SDI Convert, CGM Office and
SDI PrintMaster. In addition, on the Windows platform, images captured or displayed with
dtTools can be copied to the Clipboard for immediate use by any 3rd party OLE
compliant application including:- PowerPoint, PhotoShop, Quark,
Word and countless more.