- Click on the pencil tail button. When you have a digital pencil, enter Pen & Windows Ink Settings — you will find Screen Snipping is now an option for only click. This can launch you straight into our experience. Visit the Settings program and search for”PrtScn“, that will take you to a webpage using a toggle switch which states “Use the Print Screen key to start display snipping.” Turn on this toggle to begin snipping with just a single key press.
- Press the quick action button at Action Center, labelled”Screen snip.” It ought to be there as soon as you upgrade, however should not, you could always enable it through Notifications & Actions Settings.
Unlike Screen Sketch, the Snip & Reminders program will appear on the taskbar and in the task switcher (Alt+tab), making it a lot easier to multi-task. It is also possible to set the window size, and it supports multiple windows.
Check it out in action:
Did you know easy snipping is just a single step away, thanks to that the Windows 10 October 2018 Update?
However you will want more. Immediately after taking a snip, you’ll find an invitation to take your own snip into the Snip & Sketch app where you are able to annotate and discuss.
As it is available from the Microsoft Store, Snip & Sketch (originally introduced as part of the Windows Ink Workspace under the name”Screen Sketch”) can update faster and more often. It has currently had four app upgrades with new attributes since it was introduced from the autumn .
To quickly snip and discuss a screenshot, media that the Windows key + Shift + S to bring up a snipping toolbar — use it to snip a rectangle, something a little more freeform, or full screen and it will go straight to your clipboard. You can take it from there, if that is all you require.