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How do I change the location where screenshots are saved in Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon?

Pressing PrnScr "Print Screen" on the keyboard results in a screenshot being silently saved under /home/%user%/Pictures/

How can I change this location?

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Using the terminal
Setting the auto-save-directory

gsettings set org.gnome.gnome-screenshot auto-save-directory '/home/yourpath'

Getting it
gsettings get org.gnome.gnome-screenshot auto-save-directory

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