- Click the pencil tail button. If you have a digital pencil, enter Pen & Windows Ink Settings — you’ll find Screen Snipping is now an option for only click. This will launch you into our snipping experience. Visit the Settings program and search for”PrtScn“, that will take you to a page with a toggle switch which states “Use the Print Screen key to start display snipping.” Turn on this toggle to begin snipping with only a single key press. It should be there as soon as you upgrade, however if not, you could always enable it via Notifications & Actions Settings.
However you may want more. After taking a snip, you’ll get an invitation to take your own snip into the Sketch & Snip app where you are able to annotate and share.
If that the Windows key + Shift + S keyboard shortcut is too long to recall, there are three simple entry choices:
Did you know easy snipping is only a single step away, as a result of that the Windows 10 October 2018 Update?
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 upgrade quicker and more frequently. It has currently had four program updates with new attributes since it was introduced in the autumn .
To fast snip and share a screenshot, media that the Windows key + Shift + S to bring a snipping toolbar — use it to snip a rectangle, something a bit more freeform, or full screen and it will go straight to your clipboard. You can take it from there if that’s all you need.
Check it out in action:
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Find out more about that the creation of Snip & Sketch and how to utilize it over in the Windows Community.
Unlike Screen Sketch, that the Snip & Sketch app is going to appear on the taskbar and in the task switcher (Alt+tab), making it a lot simpler to multi-task. You can also set the window size, and it even supports multiple windows.