On your desktop or laptop, press the Print Screen button on your keyboard to take a screenshot. You may also take a screenshot using the CTRL + Print Screen shortcut. Windows takes a full-screen screenshot and saves it to the clipboard.

How to take a screenshot on a laptop?

If you want to capture a full screenshot, the dedicated Print Screen key on your laptop is the best option. It is also available on external keyboards if you have one connected to your laptop. To capture a screenshot, press the Print Screen key on your laptop’s keyboard.

Is there a keyboard shortcut to take a picture of screen?

For instance, Windows Key + Ctrl + PrtScn is one. Also, Windows Key + Fn + PrtScn is another one that’s required on some devices. Check the manufacturer’s website or manual to find out which one to use. While this isn’t a keyboard shortcut, you might want to take a shot of a specific region of your screen.

How to take a screenshot on MacBook Air with keyboard?

On your keyboard, press Shift + Command + 5 to open the screenshot tool. To screenshot the entire screen: Select Capture Entire Screen, then click Capture. To screenshot a portion of the screen: Select Capture Selected Portion, then click and drag a box around the area you want to screenshot, and click Capture.

Where is the print screen button on my keyboard?

Typically located at the top right of your keyboard, the Print Screen key may be abbreviated as PrtScn or Prt SC. This button will allow you to capture your entire desktop screen. However the captured image is not immediately saved, it’s actually copied to your computer’s clipboard.