How to Take a Screenshoot in Windows

Copy into clipboard

Press PrtScn to capture and copy entire screen into clipboard

How to Take a Screenshoot on Windows - Capture and copy entire screen into clipboard

Press Alt+PrtScn to capture and copy currently active window into clipboard

How to Take a Screenshoot on Windows -  Capture and copy currently active window into clipboard

 

Paste from clipboard

Now that your screenshot is copied to clipboard, open an application to paste it into – it can be your web gmail compose screen, windows paint or any other application.

Press Cntl+V to paste the screenshot

 

Save to file

Open Windows Paint

How to Take a Screenshoot on Windows - Open windows paint
How to Take a Screenshoot on Windows - windows paint

Press Cntl+V to paste the screenshot

Save as file

How to Take a Screenshoot on Windows - save in windows paint

 

Use a dedicated program

Open Snipping Tool

ow to Take a Screenshoot on Windows - Snipping tool

Then drag the cursor around the area you want to capture
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