Chrome OS

How do I take a screenshot on my Chrome OS device (e.g. Chromebook or Chromebox)?

Your Chrome OS device captures the entire screen and saves it as a file into your Downloads folder.


How do I quickly take a full screen screenshot to paste into an email or document? Use the Print Screen key, aka PrtScrn. On laptops you may have to press the Fn key to get it to work.

To quickly screenshot just a single window to your clipboard, hold down the Alt key and PrtScn together.

Here's how to take a screenshot of a specific area or region with Windows 10. This has the added features of doing markup on the screenshot and save to your computer. How down The Windows logo key + Shift + S then you use the mouse to draw on the screen to capture the region of interest.

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