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How to Screenshot in Windows

"I want to take a picture of my work view on the windows desktop. How to screenshot in windows.?"

For those of you who have a laptop and supported Windows 10, you can do some ways screenshots on your laptop. Screenshot activity in windows 10 can already be for the entire screen or as a screen only. 

In addition, Microsoft also provides a screenshot application to take pictures specifically. Here are the different ways to screenshot on a Windows 10 laptop.

How to screenshot using keyboard key combinations
The easiest way to screenshot on a computer screen is to press the Print Screen or PrtScn keys on the keyboard. On some laptops or PCs, Windows 10 provides several variations of PrtScn:
Press Alt + PrtScn. This copies the active window to the clipboard, which you can paste into another program.

Press the Windows key + Shift + S. The screen dims and the mouse pointer changes. You can drag to select the part of the screen you want to take a picture of. The screenshot will be copied to the clipboard, which you can paste into another program. (This shortcut only works if you're installing the latest version of Windows 10, called the Windows 10 Creators Update.)

Press the Windows key + PrtScn. This screenshot process will save the entire screen as an image file. You can find it in the Pictures folder in a subfolder called Screenshots.

Use snipping tool
Microsoft provides a much more flexible screenshot app with Windows 10, called the snipping tool. You can use the Snipping Tool to take a screenshot and save it as an image file without first pasting the screenshot to another program.
Open the Snipping Tool program and select the screenshot shape you want.
The screen freezes and you can select or view which pages will be screenshotted
If you want to edit it first, Snipping Tool provides an edit feature inside. Otherwise, you can save it directly by pressing the file in the top left corner and selecting Save As.

Screenshot with Game Bar
Game Bar is a program that you can use in most Windows games to take screenshots and record videos. Here's how to use it:
Open the game and run the game you want to screenshot.
While playing a game, press the Windows key + G simultaneously on the keyboard.
The Game Bar program will appear in the middle at the bottom. Tap the camera icon to take a screenshot. In addition to taking pictures, you can also record videos through the menu in the Game Bar. The screenshots will be automatically saved to the Videos folder in a subfolder called Capture.



Screenshot in Windows 7
1. Press the PrtScn or Print Screen button
The first way to do a screenshot on a Windows 7 laptop is simply to press the PrtScn button.
By pressing this button, the entire screen view is automatically captured and entered into the clipboard.
Keep in mind, some laptops need to use the Fn or Shift, or Alt key to perform this function. 
Indeed, the results are not directly stored in the available libraries. Therefore, to open it you need to do the next step.
You can open Microsoft Paint, then right-click and select paste. Or you can just press Ctrl + V key to paste it. The screenshot will then appear. Next, you can save it by clicking the floppy logo in the top left corner. 

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