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How to Take a Screenshot on Any Windows – Screen Capturing Methods for Windows 7 , 8 and 10

Capturing screenshot is really easy on your Windows device. You do not have to install any additional software for capturing screenshot on your device. You can do it by your inbuilt windows method only.

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How to Take a Screenshot on any Windows Device

Here, I will teach you how to capture a screen shot on Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10.

How To Take a Screenshot on Windows 7:

In the below section you will find a step by step guide for capturing screenshot on your Windows 7 PC.
Step 1: Open the Tab that you want to capture.
Step 2: Now press the “Prt Scr” switch from your keyboard. You will find the switch on the top right corner of your keyboard.
In few laptops, you may have to hit “Prt Scr” and “Fn” button together for capturing the screen. You will find the “Fn” button on the bottom left corner of your Keyboard.
Step 3: Now open “Paint” by clicking on the “Start” button.
Step 4: Paste the captured screen on the paint tab.
Step 5: Now you can save the file wherever you want to.

How to Take a Screenshot on Windows 8:

In the below section you will find a step by step guide for capturing screenshot on your Windows 8 PC.
Step 1: Set up the screen that you want to capture.
Step 2: Now press two keys together, “Windows Key” and “Print Screen”
Step 3: Now you will find that your screen shot has automatically saved on your picture folder in the Library.

How to Take a Screenshot on Windows 10:

In the below section you will find a step by step guide for capturing screenshot on your Windows 10 PC.
Step 1: Tap the print screen button on your Keyboard.
Step 2: Look for “Paint” by typing it in the search bar.
Step 3: Select and open paint.
Step 4: Right click and select paste or simply hold “Ctrl” and “V” together.
Step 5: Your screenshot is ready. Save it, wherever you want to.

 

Bottom Lines:

So here you have learned how to capture screenshot on any Windows. If you want to know, how to capture screenshot on any device such as Android, iPhone, Mac, Windows phone etc, visit here.

About the author

Abir

Abir Kumar Das is a technical report writer. Abir covers Mobile and PC technology. After completing his Education on Electronics and Tele Communication Engineering he worked for Finolex Cables Ltd. and Ennovation Consulting.

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