Chromebook Basics 101: How to Screenshot on Chromebook
Knowing how to take Screenshots, is a very important skill. Anything that you want to share with friends or colleagues, becomes so easy to do so.
To take screenshots on the Chromebook is super easy and won’t take much time to learn. Just follow the given below guide:
How to screenshot on Chromebook?
Step 1: Open up the contact on the screen that you want to take a screenshot of.
Step 2: Next, hold the ”Ctrl” key first, and then, the “Windows” key on your keyboard.
Step 3: Chromebook will automatically take the screenshot and save it in the “Download folders” within my “My Files”.
Step 4: The Screenshot will also be available on the clipboard.
Bonus Video: Chromebooks: How to Take Screenshot (2 Ways + Tips)
How to take a partial screenshot on Chromebook?
Step 1: Open up the content on the screen that you want to take a partial screenshot of.
Step 2: Then, hold the “Ctrl” and “Shift” keys together, and then the “Show Window” key.
Step 3: Next, you will notice your cursor sign-changing and a message appearing on your screen, “Drag to select an area to capture”.
Step 4: Do as the message says, drag the cursor around selecting the area that you want to take a screenshot of.
Step 5: Once you are satisfied with the selected screen, select, the “Capture” button.
Step 6: The screenshot will be saved in the Downloads folder within the My Files folder.
How to take a screenshot of a window on a Chromebook?
Step 1: Get the content on the screen that you want to screenshot.
Step 2: Next hold the “Cntrl”, “Alt”, and the “Show Screen” keys.
Step 3: Now, the Chrome OS Screenshot toolbar will be visible on the screen.
Step 4: Select, the ‘Window screenshot’ option.
Step 5: The camera icon will be visible on the screen, use it to capture the window.
The screenshot will be saved in the Downloads folder within the My File folder.