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How to screenshot on a PC
Movavi Screen Recorder
Best for: quickly capturing and editing screenshots of part or all of your screen
Using a third-party program is another option for taking screenshots on your Windows PC. Let’s talk about how to take a screenshot on Windows 10 using Movavi Screen Recorder.
Step 1. Download and install Movavi Screen Recorder
First, you’ll need to get Movavi Screen Recorder. Once you’ve downloaded the software, follow the prompts to install and launch it.
Step 2. Choose which kind of screenshot you want to create
Once you’ve opened the program, locate and click the camera icon at the right corner of the screen. Next, if you want to know how to take a screenshot on a computer of the full screen, just click on any unoccupied part of your screen. To capture part of the screen, hold the mouse button down as you drag it over the area you want for your screenshot. If your goal is to capture a specific window, hover your cursor over the window until you see a frame appear. When you see the frame, click your left mouse button to capture the window.
Step 3. Edit your screenshot
Next, you can enhance your screenshot with annotations. Just click the Editor button and choose the tool you want to use and make the changes you need before saving the image.
Step 4. Save your screenshot
When you’re done editing, click on Save or Copy to export your screenshot and use it wherever you like.
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Frequently asked questions
Why aren’t my screenshots saved?
If your computer is set to send your screenshots to the clipboard, it will not usually save them as images. Movavi Screen Recorder gives you an easy way to save, copy, and/or share your screenshots.
How can I take screenshots of multiple pages in Windows?
The easiest way to take screenshots of multiple pages on Windows is to use a screen-recording program. We recommend Movavi Screen Recorder – easily take scrolling screenshots and apply annotations.
What is the shortcut key for taking screenshots in Windows 10?
The simplest shortcut key for screenshots in Windows 10 is the Print Screen (PrtScn) key. Pressing this key will take a screenshot of your full screen and send it to your clipboard to paste it into a document or image.
Where do F12 screenshots go in Windows 10?
If you take a screenshot by pressing the F12 key, your screenshot will be automatically saved to your computer. You can find it by navigating to the Screenshots folder in your C:\ drive.
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