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How to take a screen shot on vista? RRS feed

  • Question

  • On XP and 2000 I just pressed the Home/Print screen button then go to paint and paste. But in Vista I cannot do dis!!
    Saturday, September 29, 2007 12:32 AM

Answers

  • You have to use the snipping tool!

     

    Saturday, September 29, 2007 7:37 AM

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  • Start menu -> Programs -> Accessories -> Snipping Tool

    Capture a Screen Shot of a Menu

    Here are the steps to take a screen shot (snip) of a menu using the Snipping Tool:

    1. Open the Snipping Tool and press Esc on your keyboard to cancel the current screen capture.
    2. Make the menu you want to capture appear.
    3. Press Ctrl + Prnt Scrn (print screen key) on your keyboard while the menu is in view.
    4. Click the arrow next to New in the Snipping Tool and select the type of snip you want to use to capture the screen shot.
    5. Click New to start the capture and then make the capture based on the type of snip you selected



    Saturday, September 29, 2007 2:19 AM
  • You have to use the snipping tool!

     

    Saturday, September 29, 2007 7:37 AM