Tricks of the Trade: How to get rid of those red squiggly line

This came across my Tweet Stream:


We are honored to have the @ISNKidneyCare Social Media Task Force covering NephMadness. However the image needs some first-aid.

Up first is getting rid of those ugly black bars on the left and right.

Solution: Use ⌘⇧4 to get a selection cross hairs, drag across your target, release the mouse button, and presto.

Tricks of the Trade: screeen shots from joel topf on Vimeo.

Alternatively. Open the picture in Preview, select the target and press ⌘K to crop.

Tricks of the Trade: Cropping in Preview from joel topf on Vimeo.

The other problem are the names on this picture, everyone of them has the spelling squiglies under the names. Here the problem is that the screen shot was taken in editing mode The two solutions are to export the document to images or put the document in Show Mode and take the screen shot. Demo time:

Tricks of the trade getting red of squigglies from joel topf on Vimeo.