The need for a screenshot and save it may be, for example, in the process of entertaining games, watching a movie or a bright conversation on Skype with another person.
You can do this with the help of special keys, or applications.
Press the Print Screen key or PrScn, whichusually located in the upper right of the keyboard. Its sole purpose is precisely in the creation of snapshots. Some very compact keyboard keys can be combined with any other function, so be careful. For example, in some laptops, tablet computers, and other used in conjunction with the Fn key.
Immediately after pressing the screen imageIt is stored in a virtual memory system. To create a snapshot of the current image on the screen, press a combination of Shift + Print Screen, and the application must be running in windowed mode, but not every software supports a similar function.
Insert to take a screenshot of RAMin image editor or a text document. To do this, click on the randomly located in the file, right-click and select "Paste", click on this option in the menu "Edit» (Edit) or drag and drop an image made in the program with the mouse. Also screenshot insertion is performed by hot keys Ctrl + V. Then save the document with the image in the usual way.
There are other ways to create a screenshotwith the help of specialized software. For example, try to install SnagIt application is not only designed for the screen capture, but also offers a variety of editing images. In the same application has built-in tools that allow you to apply a variety of signs, labels, perform the allocation of fragments, combining multiple images, etc. You can also select one of several formats, save the screenshots that has an impact on their quality and size.