Taking a screenshot on windows PC is very easy. In this article I will show a simple way about how to take a screenshot on Windows. Here's how
How to take a screenshot on Windows
Windows OS has a default screenshot app name Snipping Tool. This app is a useful tool to take a screenshot within 2-3 seconds. To take a screenshot via sniping tool first click on Start menu icon then type Snipping Tool in the search box. Snipping tool app should appear on above in the program menu. Then click to open it.
On windows 8 to open this program from the tile menu you have to hover over to the charms bar and click on the search tool. Then type Snipping Tool on the search box. The program will appear on the left. To open Snipping Tool simply click on this program.
Once you have the snipping tool open you will see a pop up window that looks like the image below
By default the program automatically let you select or draw the portion of your screen that you want to capture as a screenshot. You can click on New button from the pop up window to take a new screenshot.
After capturing a screenshot you can save it as a JPEG, PNG or GIF file. To save go to File from menu then click Save as option. Also you can do simple edit in your captured screenshot in Snipping tool.
Note: The Plus symbol will appear instead of the cursor. You can select/draw the portion you want to capture and release to take the screenshot.