Place the screenshot in the clipboard of the operating system — press Print Screen.
If you insert the screenshot should be in a text document, and you have the ability to use Microsoft Office Word, the procedure is very simple. Running the program and downloading a desired document, set the input cursor to the place of future location of the screenshot. Then use the insert operation: select this item in the context menu or press Ctrl + V. After you insert the screenshot, it will be possible to adjust the size of the document using the tools for more tab "picture tools: Format".
If the screenshot you want to insert in posts on web forums, blogs, social networking sites or any other Internet resources, it will have to be saved to a file. Word with this, as its stored format of the document will not be displayed in the web page as an image. Use, for example, a standard graphics editor for Windows — MS Paint. Look in the main OS menu link to run it and open the app. This will automatically create a blank document. Press Ctrl + V, and the document will be inserted contained in the memory screenshot.
"Hot keys" Ctrl + S invoke the file save dialog and in the "file Type", select jpeg, gif or png. In the field "file Name" be sure to replace the name "Untitled" to something else, made up of Latin letters. It should be done, as many web scripts can not work with Cyrillic file names.
Attach the screenshot file to the message. The order of actions on different web-sites can be the same or different, depending on which scripts are used on these sites. For example, in social network "Vkontakte" to insert the screenshot, click on "add" under the right edge of the input field of the message. In the popup list, select "Photo", and opened in a separate window, click Browse. Start a standard dialog box for file search in the computer. Find the created screenshot, select it, and click Open. Then reduced the image preview will appear below the typed message, and it can be submitted.
Advice 2: How to open screenshot
Screenshot (from the English. screen – screen shot - screenshot) – image obtained by computer, by pressing certain keys, which displays what the user sees on the monitor at a given time.
Screenshots allow you to demonstrate the working of some programs, serve as illustrations to the article, the book for the author. Sometimes the screen asking for the software producers.
To relieve and save the screenshot there are many programs, but it's easier and faster just to do it in Windows. To do this, simply press Print Screen on your keyboard its name is abbreviated to PrtSc SycRq. Usually she is in the top row, next to F12 key.
After you press PrtSc SycRq, the screenshot is saved to the clipboard. To save him from the need to open any graphical editor. It is more convenient to use the built-in Windows – MS Paint. Click "start" – All programs – Accessories – MS Paint. The program on your C: drive WINDOWSsystem32mspaint.exe.
Next, select menu "edit" – "Paste". Or press Ctrl+V. the program window, the image will appear on your screen that you now need to save in some format.
Select menu "File" – "Save as". Opens a dialog box "Save as". Default Paint save the file in the folder "My pictures" in "My documents". You can choose any folder to save. Decide the format in which to save the image.
If you don't care what image will be the size, save format 24-bit pattern .bmp/.dib. In this case, the picture quality will be better, but the weight is greatest. When the screen resolution is 1024x768, a picture will weigh about 2.25 MB.
If you want the picture "weighed" minimum, save it in the format .jpg or .gif. Also have the option to reduce the file size with WinRAR, the compression method maximum.
The screen shot you can paste in MS Word, pressing Ctrl+V or click the right mouse button and select "Paste".
If you need to take a snapshot of only the active window (ie window that is on top of all the others), press the Alt key and while holding it, press Print Screen.