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How To Take Screenshot On HP Laptop & Tablet

You can use the snipping tool or print screen key to take screenshot nn a HP laptop.

Searching for how to take a screenshot on an HP laptop? Don’t worry, we got you covered. Follow one of the below processes to take a screenshot on the HP laptop. Further, these process will work on Windows 10 and 11.

How To Take Screenshot On HP Laptop

Take A Screenshot In Windows Using Keyboard

The keyboard is probably the easiest and simplest way to take screenshots in Windows. To take a screenshot use the Prt Sn (Print Screen) button. This will add the current screen to the clipboard. The Print Screen button is present on the far right of the top row of your keyboard, near the Insert and Delete keys.

In the case of Windows 11 when you press the Prt Sn button it opens up a floating menu at the top of the windows where you can select Rectangular mode, Freeform mode, Window mode, and Fullscreen mode. You can use any one of them to capture the screen in Windows 11 depending on your requirement.

In the case of Windows 10, you need to paste the image into an editor like Paint (or similar) to see and edit the image further. To use the screenshot in a document, place the cursor where you want the image to be, and then press Ctrl+V to paste.

Keyboard direct shortcuts to take screenshot,

  • Capture The Whole Screen – Windows Key + Prt Sc
  • Capture The Active Window – Alt + Prt Sc
  • Capture Part Of The Screen – Windows key + Shift + S

How To Take A Screenshot With The Snipping Tool

With Windows Snipping Tool you get advanced options for capturing and editing screenshots.

  • Open the Start Menu.
  • Search for Snipping Tools, and open it.
  • Under the Mode menu, select the type of selection you want to use.
  • To capture the entire screen, choose Full-screen. Alternatively, you can also choose a rectangular section, a single window, or draw a custom shape.
  • Now, select New to start your screen capture.
  • Snipping Tool will open the screenshot in a new window, where you can edit the screenshot before you save it.
  • To save the screenshot, select the floppy disk icon.

How To Use Snip & Sketch In Windows 10

If you are using Windows 10 then you can also use the Snip & Sketch app. Here’s how to use it:

  • Click the Start menu.
  • Search for Snip & Sketch in the search bar and Open it.
  • Now, a pop-up menu will appear at the top of the screen.
  • Click the fourth option to capture the whole image, which looks like a rectangle with marks in each corner.
  • Windows will save it to the clipboard and save folder, and a notification will appear.
  • Click the notification to open a customization window.
  • In this window, you can mark up, highlight, and crop the image using the tools at the top of the screen.
  • To save the screenshot, click the Save icon.
  • In the next window, choose a file name, file type, and location for your saved screenshot.
  • Now, select Save.

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How To Take A Screenshot On HP Chromebook

To take a screenshot on a Chromebook, use the Screen Capture tool via Quick Settings, or press Ctrl+Window Switch. To capture a specific area, press Ctrl+Shift+Window Switch. Screenshots are saved to the Files app.

How To Take A Screenshot On HP Tablet

HP dropped out of the tablet market in 2011, however, if got one of the HP tablets then you can capture the screen by pressing Power + Volume Down. After that, you can find screenshots in the Photos app.

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