How to Screenshot on Lenovo Desktop & Laptop
Lenovo offers a variety of devices that we use all the time, including the ThinkPad series, tablets, Yoga, and Chromebook, among others. Want to screenshot on a Lenovo ThinkPad E480 or ThinkPad E570?. See the best ways to screenshot on PC below.
Full-Screen Lenovo Screenshot
To screenshot the full screen of your Lenovo laptop or desktop, press the PrtSc key on your keyboard. It will be automatically copied to the clipboard. After that, hit Ctrl + V to paste the screenshot into an image editor, or Ctrl + S to save it instantly.
Active Window Screenshot on Lenovo
On your Lenovo ThinkPad, open the window you want to capture and hit the Alt + PrtSc keys on the keyboard to take it. You can use Ctrl + V to paste the image into Paint on your computer, or Ctrl + S to save the image to your hard drive.
Custom Screenshots on A Lenovo (Windows 10)
On a Lenovo laptop or desktop computer, you’ll have to have Windows 10 edition 1809 or higher to take a custom shot. To use the built-in Snip & Sketch tool in Windows 10, press Windows Logo + Shift + S simultaneously. Then select the desired section of your screen by clicking and dragging your mouse. The shots can then be found at C:\Users\[Your Name]\Pictures\Screenshots after that.
How to Screenshot on a Lenovo Yoga
Now, how do you screenshot on Lenovo Yoga? To take a snapshot on the Lenovo tablet, press and hold the ON/OFF button and the Volume Down button simultaneously. The screen’s edge will flash for a few seconds, verifying the screenshot’s capture. Then, browse in Gallery or My Files for the screenshot. Unlike the PC version, it simply allows you to capture the complete screen of your tablet and does not have an image editor.
How to Screenshot on A Lenovo Chromebook
Also, use the Power and Volume Down keys to take a screenshot on your Lenovo Chromebook. You can take a screenshot of the full screen with Ctrl + ]] and a shot of a selected area of your screen with Ctrl + Shift + ]]. After that, select the region of your screen you want to capture with your mouse or pointer.
How to Screenshot on a Lenovo Smartphone
When you open the intended screen on your Lenovo smartphone, you can capture a screen by pressing both the Power and Volume Down buttons, at the same time, just like on the tablet. After that, go to the Android phone’s Gallery and access the saved screenshot folder.
Finally, taking screenshots on any device at all, be it a Samsung Galaxy, iPad, Google Pixel, Mac, iPhone, HP, and any Windows PC or smartphone, can be a handful if you don’t know what you’re doing. However, with the guide above, you can screenshot away on your Lenovo smart devices in style.