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Take a Screenshot

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How to take a screenshot

On a Windows desktop:

  • Press windows key (bottom left) + ‘Prt Scr’ key (top row) to save a screenshot.
  • You can locate the screenshot by going to to the File Explorer (file folder at the bottom of the screen) > Computer > Pictures > Screenshots

 

On a Lenovo laptop:

  • Press windows key (bottom left) + ‘PrtSc’ key (bottom row, right of space bar) to save a screenshot.
  • You can locate the screenshot by going to to the File Explorer (file folder at the bottom of the screen) > Computer > Pictures > Screenshots

 

On an HP Laptop:

  • Press windows key (bottom left) + ‘fn’ key (bottom left) + ‘Prt Scr’ key (right side of top row) to save a screenshot.
  • You can locate the screenshot by going to to the File Explorer (file folder at the bottom of the screen) > Computer > Pictures > Screenshots

 

On a Chromebook:

  • Press ‘ctrl’ + window viewer key (above the 6)
  • You will see a popup on the right side of the screen notifying you that you have taken a screenshot