A screenshot is to create an image of what appears on the screen. This is a useful feature when you need to show someone a topic on the desktop, something interesting that we have found, etc. Colloquially, it is also known as ‘screenshot’ and it is a very simple operation, but still in a How we explain how to make a screenshot.
Steps to follow:
1.To make screenshots on computers with Windows operating system, the simplest will be to use the “Print Pant” key (if it is in English) that usually incorporate most keyboards, either on a laptop or desktop. It will only be necessary to press it when we have on screen what we want to save as an image.
2.Next, you will have to open an image editor such as Paint -incorporated by default on all Windows computers- and click on “Paste” or use the “Ctrl + V” command to add the image that has been saved in the clipboard In this way, you can crop it, enlarge it … and then save the screenshot file in the location you want.
You can do the same with other image editing programs such as Photoshop, but the procedure will be the same.
3.Another way to make screenshots included in the latest versions of Windows, as in the case of Windows 7 and 8, is through the “Snipping Tool” application. You can find it in the Start menu and its use is very simple
4.In case your computer is not a PC but a Mac, the above options will not work for you, but it is also possible to take screenshots with Apple devices. One of the ways to do this is to press the ” cmd (command) + shift + 3 ” keys at the same time and it will automatically be saved as an image file.