How to take a Screen Shot

posted Feb 3, 2015, 10:07 AM by kswo@d428.org   [ updated Feb 4, 2015, 2:58 PM ]

Windows 7/8


You can capture part or all of your PC screen, add notes, save the snip, or email it right from the Snipping Tool window.


To open the Snipping Tool:
  • Click the [Start] button.
  • Click/Hover over [Accessories]
  • Click [Snipping Tool]
Once the snipping tool is opened, you can draw a box over the area of your screen you want to capture. Once you have selected the area of your screen you wish to capture, a window will pop up where you can save your snip or draw on it for notes.


Mac/OSX


Hold Command+Shift+4 and select the area of the screen you wish to capture. All screenshots will be saved to the desktop by default.

Chrome OS

Let’s say you need to take a snap of your entire screen. To do this you press the ‘Ctrl’ and ‘Window Switcher’ keys at the same time:


If you just want to capture a specific area of the screen just add shift to the key combo, like so:


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