How To Take Perfect Screenshots In Windows 7

Taking screenshots in Window is very simple, if you know the right tools and tricks. Screenshots is one of the best medium for showing tutorials and explaining computer problem to another computer user. If you are a tech blogger, without screenshots your articles will never be complete.

How To Take Perfect Screenshots In Windows 7

How To Take Perfect Screenshots In Windows 7

In this post I tell you How can you take screenshots in Windows 7 ,8 and 10 with software or without installing any software.

How To Take Perfect Screenshots In Windows 7

This is the primary method for taking Screenshots in Window 7. You can do this from just pressing Prt Scr button in Keyboard. This methods works in all window versions.

How Can You Take Screenshots in Window 7/8/10 from PrtScr Button

1. If you want screenshot of full-screen press PrtScr button in your keyboard. But If you want to take the screenshot of only active window press PrtScr keyboard button with Alt button.

PrtScr – Full Screenshot of Whole Window

Alt+ PrtScr – Take Screenshot of only active window

PrtScr Button

PrtScr Button

2. Open Paint Application in Window.

3. Hit Ctrl+V button and you see your screenshot picture in paint program.

Open Paint for Paste Screenshot

Open Paint for Paste Screenshot

Save your screenshot and you can use it anywhere you want.

Take Screenshot in Window 7/8/10 from Snipping Tool

With snipping tool you don’t need to paste your clipboard image to any image editing program. You can directly save your image from this tool. You can also get lots of option in this tool like rectangular selection. In rectangular selection mode, you can take screenshot of your selected area.

  1. Press Window button and type Snipping Tool in search Box.
    Search Snipping Tool in Windows

    Search Snipping Tool in Windows

  2. Open Snipping Tool and Select Rectangular Snip option.
    Rectangular Selection in Snippint Tools for Taking Screenshots

    Rectangular Selection in Snippint Tools for Taking Screenshots

  3. Now you can take screenshot of any active or inactive window screen. You can take screenshot of any selected area from this amzing tool.

Take Screenshot in Window from Third Party Program – Greenshot Application

Greenshot is one of the best lightweight software for taking screenshots in Window 7,8 and 10. Actually I take screenshots from this software for my blog. Window default software is not so good , if you want to take screenshot of inactive window options.

Greenshot Features:

  • You can quickly create screenshots in selected reign,window or full-screen.
  • You can also easily annotate, highlight or obfuscate parts of the screenshot.
  • Export the screenshot in various ways: save to file, send to printer, copy to clipboard, attach to e-mail, send Office programs or upload to photo sites like Flickr or Picasa, and others.
  • You can also set keyboard shortcuts for taking screenshots in Window from this Software.

Download Greenshot Software from Official Website.

GreenShot Software for Taking screenshots in Window 7

GreenShot Software for Taking screenshots in Window 7

GreenShot Software for Taking screenshots in Window 7

GreenShot Software for Taking screenshots in Window 7

GreenShot Software for Taking screenshots in Window 7

GreenShot Software for Taking screenshots in Window 7

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