How to Take a Screen Shot on a Smartphone

First way: button “Print screen”

On the any The keyboard has a special button for taking screenshots. It is called “Print screen”, and sometimes “PrntScrn”, “Prtscn”, “PrtScr” or “PrtSc”.

How to do

If you a computer, press the button “Print screen”.

How to Take a Screen Shot on a Smartphone

If you a laptop, press two buttons simultaneously: “Print screen” and “Fn”.

If you want to take a screenshot active window (program) only, press simultaneously “Alt” and “Print screen” on the computer; “Alt”, “Print screen” and “Fn”. on a laptop.

The screenshot will be saved to the clipboard. Now you can insert it into a letter, photo editor or Word (press buttons at the same time “Ctrl” and “V”)

How to save a screenshot in a separate file

After taking a screenshot, click “Start” “All programs” “Standard” “Paint”.

Press two buttons simultaneously: “Ctrl” and “V”. Your screenshot will appear on the screen.

Press two buttons simultaneously: “Ctrl” and “S”.

A window for saving appears. Write a file name and select a location to save it. The file type is better to use JPEG.

Method two: program “Scissors”

Such a program is in Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10.

How to do

Press button “Start” (“All programs”) (“Standard”) “Scissors”.

Or write in the search field “Scissors” (in Windows 7 and 8, the search field appears when you click “Start”, in Windows 10. when you click the button with a magnifier).

The program will start and a cross will appear instead of the mouse cursor. Select the desired piece of screen.

The screenshot will be saved to the clipboard. Now you can insert it into a letter, photo editor or Word (press buttons at the same time “Ctrl” and “V”) Also in the screenshot you can write or draw something (icons in the form of a pencil and felt-tip pen).

How to save a screenshot in a separate file

Click the floppy disk icon.

A window for saving appears. Write a file name and select a location to save it. The file type is better to use JPEG.

Where to find screenshots

In the folder that was selected when saving. It is better to store screenshots in a folder “Images”.