Snipping Tool

The Snipping Tool is known as a built-in pic app since the release of Windows Vista.

You could find this software in Start > All Programs > Windows Accessories > Snipping Tool.

Run the Snipping tool, just click on New option and initiate getting photos.

You can take screenshots in rectangular snip, free-form, window, and full-screen snips when using the Snipping Tool.

Picture cannot be instantly stored to your personal computer.

You have to immediately store them with the program before you'll exit.

Print Screen

To get a picture of overall computer screen of the pc, push the keyboard shortcut key PrntScr.

Your screen images certainly not saved, but it'll be copied to the clipboard.

It is important to launch an image modifying tool such as Microsoft Paint, paste the screen grab in the application and save the file from there.


Alt Key + PrntScr

To grab a immediate pic of the existing window, use the keyboard shortcut Alt + PrntScr.

It will take your currently working window and copy the screenshot to the clipboard.

You will require launching the pic in an image application to save it.

Windows Key + Print Screen

To take your total display and quickly save the screenshot, tap the Windows Key + PrntScr.

Your pc monitor may dim temporarily but screenshot will be saved in this location C:Users User NamePicturesScreenshots.