How to Screenshot on Lenovo Laptop?

Taking a screenshot is the fastest and most useful way to save data these days. Maybe some pictures you do not want to download separately. Just take a screenshot.

Screenshots are also much faster, and you can crop out the part you like the picture to be taken off and discard the rest. The Screenshot works excellent if you need to quickly get a picture of your online class. 

Screenshots are beneficial if you are trying to show something being done step by step. Screenshots work two ways in Lenovo computers and laptops.

The first one depends on whether you have Windows 10, in which case, taking a screenshot is easy. The second one is if you do not have Windows 10. In which case, you will need to perform a few extra steps to take a screenshot.

How to Screenshot on Lenovo Laptop (Windows 10)

Taking a Screen on Windows10 is easy, and you need to follow the simple step. Hold down the Windows key along with the PrtSc key at the same time.

The Windows key is located between the Fn key and the Alt key on the left side of the keyboards. The PrtSc key is either located on the top right between the brighten and the Insert key or on the lower left beside the spacebar. 

After you press the keys, the monitor’s light will dim for just a second, and it is like the same when taking a screenshot on your phone. And the image will automatically get saved in the Screenshot folder in the files. 

Another way to use this Screenshot is by holding down the Windows key and pressing the W key simultaneously.

This option is preferable if you want to change the picture while screenshotting it. You will see a sidebar menu appear on the right side of the monitor. Make sure to select the screenshot option available from the menu. After this, you can make any edits you want and save the image. 

If you need to mark some of the Screenshot areas or maybe highlight them, then it is best to use this second option. 

The image will get saved to the screenshots folder in filers or the pictures folder in files. However, you can change the location where the Screenshot gets saved by changing the pathway.

Using this, the Screenshot will get saved to the folder you choose, whether downloads, desktop, or some other personal folder.

How to Screenshot on Lenovo Laptop (Other Windows)

We would first advise you to update your Lenovo Laptop if you do not have windows ten since these are new versions and work more smoothly, and have many new features.

Taking Screenshots is easy even when you do not have Windows 10. However, there are two methods from which users can choose based on functionality and accessibility. 

Firstly make sure to press the PrtSc key, and that will copy the image of the screen to your clipboard. Next, you will need to paste the picture.

The best is to open Paint, pre-installed in all Lenovo devices. However, you can open any other such application as well. You will need to paste the picture in there by clicking Ctrl+V or right-clicking and selecting Paste. 

You can use the tools in Paint to edit and customize the image as per your wish, and then you will need to click File and Save, which will save the image in the file. 

You can also choose to screenshot using the snipping tool. Make sure to open the tool first by going to the Windows Search and searching for the snipping tool.

The icon looks like small scissors. Or you can enable it by pressing on Windows along with S and Shift. However, once you open the snipping tool, select new, you will screenshot the screen. You will also be able to screenshot only the part you want and not the full screen if not required.

Some More Ways to Screenshot

There are, however, numerous other ways in which you can screenshot. You can screenshot by downloading various Extensions in your browser, which work just as well.

However, most will only screenshot the browser screen and will not work on other apps. Make to read through the functions provided by the Extension before enabling it. 

Many Apps are also available these days, which allow you to screenshot. You can download third-party apps from the net.

however, beware of the viruses that come with downloading unknown apps off the internet. There make sure to check twice before downloading them. Or you could search for apps used in screenshots from the Microsoft store.

Conclusion

There are, however, numerous other ways in which you can screenshot. You can screenshot by downloading various Extensions in your browser, which work just as well. However, most will only screenshot the browser screen and will not work on other apps. Make to read through the functions provided by the Extension before enabling it. 

Many Apps are also available these days, which allow you to screenshot. You can download third-party apps from the net.

However, beware of the viruses that come with downloading unknown apps off the internet. There make sure to check twice before downloading them. Or you could search for apps used in screenshots from the Microsoft store.

How to Screenshot in Lenovo Tabs?

Most of them do not have a shortcut for screenshots. Therefore, you will need to screenshot using the Snip and Sketch tool.

Go to the Notification Centre, which you will find located on the far right side of the taskbar.

Just select the expand option from the bottom of the Notification center. Here you will find the Screen snip toll, selecting which will open the Snip and Sketch, and you can screenshot all you want.

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