How To Take Screenshots With KB Shortcuts On MAC

Macintosh has got lots of hidden features in it. Some of the users might want to share their screens or particular portion of it. Lots of third party applications available in the apps market to take screenshot. Apple provides an in-built feature to do that. It’s so simple to take the screenshots with the keyboard shortcuts. It lets the users to take the full screenshot, particular portion, single window or menu bar.

Apple has kept perfect key combinations to take screenshots on MAC. To do this, no need to open any applications explicitly. The key combinations will do the best. The screenshots will be saved on desktop screen by default. It will be named automatically with date and time to sort them easily. It can be opened with Preview app or any other Image editing tools. Here are the instructions to do so.

For Full Screen:

Step 1:

Press Shift + Command + 3

Screenshot KB Shortcut - MAC For Part of a screen:

Step 1:

Press Shift + Command + 4

Screenshot KB Shortcut - MAC

Step 2:

Drag the crosshair pointer to the desired area

Step 3:

Release the keys, While having kept the Mouse / Trackpad pressed, Press Shift / Option / Spacebar to resize the region

Screenshot KB Shortcut - MAC

For Single Window / Menu:

Step 1:

Press Shift + Command + 4

Step 2:

Press Spacebar. Click on any window / menu with the camera pointer

Screenshot KB Shortcut - MAC

 

RELATED:  Do: A Best Web App to Organize Your Plans and Projects

Category

tags

Share this post

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.