How to Take Screenshot on Laptop?

You can take screenshot on laptop to capture exactly what you see on your screen to share with others or take instances later. Screenshot helps you to take or capture an image of your computer’s screen. Taking, saving, and sharing screenshots can be extremely helpful sometimes.

People are nowadays so used to taking cc on their phones. They take screenshots to grab text or any image for the reference later. People also screenshots on their phones and computers to save them from a lot of explaining. Visible portion of the screen is only captured while taking screenshots.

Many people are so used to taking screenshots. Nowadays people take screenshot of images or texts so often. They are so familiar taking screenshot with their mobile phones.

But have you ever been confused or have no idea to take screenshots from laptops?

In this article you will be guided how to take screenshots from laptop. We will discussing about different methods of taking screenshots on laptop.

Method 1: Use keyboard shortcut: Windows key + PrtScr

To take screenshot on the laptop and automatically save the file, press the Windows key + PrtScr of the keyboard. Your screen goes dim and a picture of whole screen will be saved to the screenshots folder of the Picture.

Take Screenshot on Laptop : Windows key + PrtScr
Take Screenshot on Laptop : Windows key + PrtScr

Method 2: Take screenshot using Snip & Sketch Tool.

Snip & Sketch tool is the best way to screenshot on Windows.

To activate Snip & Sketch, use the buttons Windows Key + Shift + S. Your screen will dim and mini menu will appear at the top of the screen.  It shows up with the option rectangular, window, free-from or full screen capture. You can select one of the option and save the image in the picture folder.

Or you can type Snip & Sketch in the search bar and select the app.

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Option 3: Using Snipping Tool to take screenshot on laptop

Snipping tool is the best tool to take screenshots the whole screen or some portion only. It is very easy to take screenshots using snipping tool. Just follow the given steps to take screenshots on laptop.

Step 1: Go to Search bar.

Step 2: Type “Snipping Tool”.

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Step 3: Select “Snipping Tool”. A new small box appears.

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Step 4: Click on “New” option and select the portion you want to take screenshot of.

Step 5: The picture will be saved in picture folder.

Following any of these methods you can take screenshots on the laptop.

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