Many of using Windows operating system but there are many users who still don’t know how to take a screenshot on Windows 10 or How to print screen on Windows 10. In today’s Windows 10 Helps guide, we are going to show you how easily you can take a screenshot on Windows.
Screenshots have become an important part of our life, let it on mobile or on a PC, we find ourselves on several occasion when we require a screenshot of the screen. So, this article is about taking a screenshot in Windows 10. Just like every Smartphone has different technique to capture a screenshot, the different OS also has a variety of techniques to take Screenshot in windows. The Smartphone generally has one way to capture the screenshot, however, Windows have multiple ways and this article will highlight various ways in which you can take a screenshot on Windows 10.
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How to Take Screenshot on Windows 10?
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After reading this guide you will definitely understand the way to take a screenshot on Windows 10. Keep reading.
Ways to Take Screenshot on Windows 10
While doing some important work it is necessary to take a screenshot on Windows computer but there are many new Windows user don’t know how to take a screenshot on Windows 10 computer. Here we are sharing a guide that helps you to take a screenshot.
#1 Print Screen Button
This is the easiest way of taking the print screen. If you are looking forward to capturing the entire screen, then you just have to click on the Print Screen SysReq Button on your Keyboard. Once you click the button, you can then paste the Screenshot in Microsoft Paint or Microsoft Word and save it for future reference.
#2 The Snip Tool
The Snip Tool is nothing but the inbuilt Print screen technique tool, this tool has been around in OS since the era of Windows Vista. This tool was an easy answer to the query – How to take a screenshot on windows. You can fetch this tool by clicking ->
Start -> All Programs -> Windows Accessories -> Snipping Tool
The Snipping tool will appear on the screen, click on the new button to take the screen capture in windows. By default, the snap will appear in the rectangular type, you can then drag the dotted lines and change the rectangular box to change the amount of data to be captured on screen.
In case if you want to capture your entire screen as screenshot windows, then you can use Windows Key + H on the keyboard to capture the screen. As soon as you click, it will capture the screen and open the Windows Share toolbar along with the screenshot, you can then either save or forward it to the concerned person through various communications means like Email, Facebook, Gmail, Twitter, etc.
#4 Windows Key +Print Screen SysRq key
Using this keyboard combination of Windows Key + Print Screen SysRq key will take the screenshot and immediately save the screenshot. The screen will show a dim light which indicates the screenshot is under process, once the task is over. You can view the Screenshot in the Pictures -> Screenshot folder.
Well, I guess now you know some easy ways on how to take a screenshot on windows 10. It doesn’t get over here. There are some more efficient ways to print screen windows 10.
#5 Alt Button + Print Screen SysRq key
Pressing Alt Button + Print Screen SysRq key combination will capture your active current window. The screen capture windows 10 will be automatically saved in the clipboard. You can then save the image in Microsoft Paint, MS word or any other image editor.
#6 Windows Logo + Low Volume Button (Tablets and Smartphones)
To take the screenshot in your Tablet or Windows Smartphone, you have press the windows logo button which appears at the bottom of your device and then clicks on the low volume button on the side of your device. The screen will be captured and saved in the pictures -> Screenshot folder.
So, these were some easy ways which teach you on how to print screen on windows, or how to take a screenshot on Windows 10 Tablets or Smartphones.
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