But you will want more. Immediately after taking a snip, you’ll get an invitation to take your own snip to the Snip & Sketch app where you are able to annotate and share.
Did you know easy snipping is just one step away, thanks to the Windows 10 October 2018 Update?
Check it out in action:
- Click the pencil tail button. If you’ve got a digital pen, go into Pen & Windows Ink Settings — you’ll find Screen Snipping is currently a choice for single click. This will launch you directly into our encounter. Go to the Settings app and search for”PrtScn“, which will take you to a page using a toggle switch which states “Use the Print Screen key to launch display snipping.” Turn on this toggle to begin snipping with only a single key press.
- Press the fast action button at Action Center, labelled”Screen snip.” It should be there as soon as you upgrade, however should not, you can always enable it through Notifications & Actions Settings.
Unlike Screen Sketch, that the Snip & Sketch app is going to show up 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.
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As it is offered from the Microsoft Store, Snip & Sketch (originally introduced as a member of the Windows Ink Workspace under the name”Screen Sketch”) may update quicker and more frequently. It’s currently had four app updates with new features since it was introduced from the fall.
To quickly snip and discuss a screenshot, media that the Windows key + Shift + S into bring up a snipping toolbar — use it to snip a rectangle, something a bit more freeform, or full screen and it’ll go straight to your clipboard. You can take it from there, if that is all you require.
When that the Windows key + Shift + S keyboard shortcut is too long to remember, there are just three easy entry options: