Pearl Crescent Page Saver

By: Pearl Crescent  09-12-2011

Screenshot of an Entire Page
Captured Using Page Saver

Pearl Crescent Page Saver is an extension for that lets you capture images of web pages, including Flash content.  These images can be saved in PNG or JPEG format.  Using Page Saver, you can capture an entire page or just the visible portion.  You can control the image capture process via a wide variety of settings, including the image file name and scale (e.g., save at 50% of original size). Page Saver is available in two editions:  Basic and Pro.  See the below. Page Saver works with Firefox 3.6 – Firefox 9 on Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux x86, and should work on all platforms where Firefox is available. Page Saver has been translated into the following languages: 

Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish (Spain), Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian.

FeaturePage Saver BasicPage Saver Pro
Capture an entire page (without scrolling) or the visible portion of a page
Capture the contents of a specific frame
Select and capture a region on a page (note: you cannot scroll the page during the capture)
Capture Flash content
Scale captured images to any desired percentage
Limit image size by maximum dimension
Save images to a local file (PNG or JPEG)
Save images to an HTTP (web) or FTP server
Place a copy of a captured image on the clipboard
Header and footer (record the URL of the captured page and other information)
User-defineable shortcut key
User-defineable file name pattern and related behaviors
Option to play a sound after an image is captured
Capture images from the command line (-saveimage flag)
Specify window width and height on the command line
Specify destination (file, URL, or clipboard) on the command line (-saveas flag)
Specify more options on the command line (-saveoptions flag)

(including visible, useoriginalurl, maxwait=delay, refreshmaxwait=delay, flashdelay=delay, top=pixelval, left=pixelval, bottom=pixelval, right=pixelval, element=elementID, scale=scaleval, and format=imagetype)

Cost (includes future updates)No cost$15 USD

Browser Context Menu with
Page Saver Items

Help and Support

For assistance with Page Saver Basic and Pro:
  • Ask for help.
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Copyright and License

Pearl Crescent Page Saver Basic and Page Saver Pro are Copyright © 2005-2011 Pearl Crescent, LLC.  Please if you are interested in licensing the source code or if you want to redistribute the software.

Pearl Crescent Page Saver Basic may be used in packaged, binary form for any legal purpose at no cost.  The software is provided "as-is" and Pearl Crescent makes no other warranties with respect to its quality, performance, or fitness for any particular purpose.

The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

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