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Sunday, September 28, 2014

Take a Screenshot on a Chromebook

The most asked question of Chrome OS users is "how to take a screenshot on a Chromebook?"
So in this post, I will show you all ways to do that, I mean to take a screenshot.

Also Read: The List of all Important Chromebook Keyboard Shortcuts

If you want to take a snap of your entire screen, just use "Ctrl+Window Switcher" keyboard combination.
Method to take screenshot
But if you want to capture a specific area of the screen then use "Ctrl+Shift+Window Switcherkeyboard combination.
Method number two
If you are on the Dev Channel of Chrome OS, you will find "Take Screenshot" option from the "More tools" drop-down in Chrome menu.
After pressing the combination, the screen will flash white briefly and you will get a notification. Click on that notification and it will open Chrome OS file manager. All screenshots are stored in the Downloads folder.
Chromebook's action center