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HOW TO CREATE SCREENSHOT ON WINDOW 7 & 8

A screenshot refers to an image of your computer screen. It is a copy of your screen. A screen shot is a snapshot of what is on the screen of your computer. A screenshot or screen capture is an image taken by the computer to record the visible items displayed on the desktop’s monitor or laptop screen. Usually this a digital image taken by the host operating system or software running on the computer device. It can also be a capture made by a camera or a device intercepting the video output of the computer. Screenshots, screen dumps, screen captures can be used to demonstrate a program, a particular problem a user might be having or generally when computer output needs to be shown to others or archived, or to simply show off what you do on your computer to other.

NOW HOW CAN THIS BE DONE ON PCs

1.       Locate the button “PrintScr” on your keyboard
2.       Press it
3.       Open an image editing program I recommend Paint.
Paint image
4.       Press “Ctrl V” to paste the printed screen
Pasted screen shot
5.       Boom! Your screen shot….
Screen shot image

6.       Save your image as a .JPG, .PNG or  .GIF etc.

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