ScreenShot -- A representation of what the user sees or might see on a computer screen


Content Model

ScreenShot ::=


Common attributes

Tag Minimization

Both the start- and end-tags are required for this element.

Parameter Entities



A ScreenShot is a graphical environment for displaying an image of what the user might see on a computer screen. It is often used to display application screen shots, dialog boxes, and other components of a graphical user interface.

Processing expectations

Formatted as a displayed block.


These elements contain ScreenShot: Answer, Appendix, Article, BiblioDiv, Bibliography, BlockQuote, Callout, Caption, Caution, Chapter, Colophon, Dedication, entry, Example, Figure, Footnote, Glossary, GlossDef, GlossDiv, Important, Index, IndexDiv, InformalExample, InformalFigure, LegalNotice, ListItem, MsgExplan, MsgText, Note, Para, PartIntro, Preface, Procedure, QandADiv, QandASet, Question, RefSect1, RefSect2, RefSect3, RefSynopsisDiv, Sect1, Sect2, Sect3, Sect4, Sect5, Section, SetIndex, Sidebar, SimpleSect, Step, TextObject, Tip, Warning.


The following elements occur in ScreenShot: Graphic, GraphicCO, MediaObject, MediaObjectCO, ScreenInfo.

In some contexts, the following elements are allowed anywhere: BeginPage, IndexTerm.

See Also

ComputerOutput, LineAnnotation, LiteralLayout, ProgramListing, Screen, Synopsis, UserInput


<!DOCTYPE screenshot PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook V3.1//EN">

<graphic fileref="copilot.gif"></graphic>

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