How to take a screenshot on a Dell Laptop (with images)

Do you want to take a screenshot on your laptop? If yes then this tutorial is especially for you because in this article I will show How to take a screenshot on a dell laptop. I mean If you have a dell laptop or any other laptop or pc then this article is for you.

The first question is are you looking for the best screenshot software for your dell laptops? All windows laptop comes with inbuild software then why you purchase screenshot taking software.

The most popular free screenshot taking software is the snipping tool.

Snipping tool available for almost all windows pc and it’s 100% free software. It is Inbuild software If your laptop doesn’t have this software then go to your browser and then search for the snipping tool and download their alternatives for your laptop.

If you have windows 10 desktop or laptop then if you want to take a fast screenshot quickly, then some tips for you listed below to take a screenshot on a dell laptop.

The snipping tool is one of the best free tools to take the screenshot but it’s officially not available in mac. Here is the snipping tool for mac

How to take a screenshot on a Dell laptop – 4 Methods:

1. Use Snip & Sketch App

The first method I have for you is to take a screenshot using the Snip & Sketch app and this app comes with almost all windows 10 versions. If you don’t have a snip and sketch app then you can download this from the Microsoft store

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Here is how to take screenshot using Snip & Sketch App:

  1. Open snip and sketch app
  2. Click on the new button
  3. Select area using your mouse

That’s it now your screenshot is in your clipboard.

2. Use your keyboard: Window Button + G

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The second method I have for you is to take screenshots using the keyboard and it works in almost all versions of Windows 10 (after creator update): on your keyboard, press the Window Button +G.

When you press the Windows + G button, a popup window will be opened, which is named Gamebar. With this app, you can easily take full-screen shoots. But this feature only works on Windows 10. Now almost all windows 10 pc and laptop support Gamebar.

How to find captured screenshots using Gambar (Windows + G)

  1. Open your file explorer.file explorer
  2. Click on the video folder.
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  3. Now open the captures folder.How to take a screenshot on a dell laptop (Best methods in 2018)

Then you can see your captured screen shoots are in captures folder.

3. Use your keyboard: Windows/CTRL + PrtScr

The third method I have for you is to take screenshots using the keyboard and it also works in all versions of Windows (Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP): on your keyboard, press the Window / CTRL Button + PrtScr (Print Screen).

When you press (Window / CTRL Button + PrtScr) buttons on your keyboard, then your full-screen shoots will take automatically. If this method does not work on your laptop then Press Ctrl + Fn + Prtscr.

How to find captured screenshots using Window / CTRL + PrtScr (Print Screen)

  1. Open your file explorer.
    How to take a screenshot on a dell laptop (Best methods in 2018)
  2. Go to the pictures folder.
    How to take a screenshot on a dell laptop (Best methods in 2018)
  3. Now you can see the screenshots folder.
    How to take a screenshot on a dell laptop (Best methods in 2018)

Then you can see your captured screenshots using (Windows/CTRL + PrtScr) is in the screenshots folder.

4. Use Screenshot App: Snipping tool

How to take a screenshot on a dell laptop

The fourth method I have for you is to take screenshots using the default windows application called snipping tool (Now this app is changed to snip & sketch) and it works in all versions of windows (Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP): on your application, press the new button to take screenshots,

You can take screenshots easily in snipping tool:

  • Free-form Snip.
  • Rectangular Snip.
  • Window Snip.
  • Full-screen Snip.

If you want to record screen without downloading any app then this screen recorder web app.

How to save captured screenshots using the snipping tool

Here is How to save captured screenshots using the snipping tool:

  1. Click on the Save button.
    How to take a screenshot on a dell laptop (Best methods in 2018)
  2. Choose the destination to save the file.
    How to take a screenshot on a dell laptop (Best methods in 2018)

Then you can see your captured screenshots using (snipping tool) is in your destination folder.

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Conclusion:

Here is the video tutorial for how to take a screenshot on a dell laptop

If you did not understand properly then I prefer you to watch this video.

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