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How to change default screenshot for Mac OS X from png to jpg

By default when you use the cmd+shift+4 to screenshot on Mac, it will produce image with .png format. I found that this format is larger in term of file size compared to .jpg.

To change .png format to .jpg, copy paste the following commands (one by one) in terminal

1. defaults write com.apple.screencapture type jpg

2. killall SystemUIServer