How to Screenshot on Toshiba

How to Screenshot Full Screen or Custom Region on Toshiba Laptop

"I have a Toshiba laptop, but I cannot find the Print Screen key on the keyboard, how to screenshot on Toshiba laptop?"

A screenshot is a picture of whatever is on your desktop. The function of screenshot making has been built in the Windows operating system as long as it has existed. On any machines running Windows, you can simply press the Print Screen key to capture full screen.

The problem is that the design of Toshiba may be varied and you cannot find the shortcuts quickly. That is what you can learn from this post.

How to Screenshot on Toshiba

How to Screenshot on Toshiba

Part 1: How to Screenshot Full Screen on Toshiba

According to our research, many Toshiba users reported that they cannot find the Print Screen key on their keyboard. That is because the label is abbreviated or the key is combined with the End key. In addition to Print Screen, the key may be labeled PrtScn or PrtSc.

Step 1: Reach the screen you want to screenshot on Toshiba laptop and press the Print Screen button if you can find it. For keyboards with secondary functions of keys, press Fn + Print Screen keys.

Screenshot Tochiba with hotkeys

Tip: If you cannot find the Print Screen key, chances are that it was combined with the End key.

Step 2: Go to the Start menu, find MS Paint and open it. Press Ctrl + V to paste the screenshot.

Step 3: Then go to the File menu, and select Save as to trigger the format panel. Now, choose your favorite image format, such as PNG, JPEG, BMP, or GIF to enter the save as dialog.

Save as Mspaint

Step 4: Navigate to a specific folder to save the screenshot for Toshiba, enter a filename and hit the Save button.

Part 2: How to Screenshot Custom Region on Toshiba

Similar to other laptops, Toshiba devices with Windows 10/8/7 has the pre-installed Snipping Tool. It is a good way to take screenshots on Toshiba and other computers. Unlike the Print Screen key, Snipping Tool is a software utility.

Step 1: Run the Snipping Tool on your laptop. For Windows 10/7, find it in the Start button. On Windows 8, search for it from the right edge.

Step 2: Click and expand the Mode option and select a proper mode:
Free-form Snip, draw a free-form shape covering an object.
Rectangular Snip, screenshot a custom region on Toshiba.
Window Snip, take a screenshot for a window.
Full-screen Snip, capture the entire screen.
Here we select Rectangular Snip.

Snipping mode

Step 3: Set the Delay, and click New. Then your screen will turn dark. Click on the top left corner of the area you wish to screenshot on Toshiba, and drag your cursor until the object is covered.

Snipping edit

Step 4: Once you release your mouse, the screenshot will show up in Snipping Tool. Then click the Save icon to save the screenshot to your hard drive.

Snipping save

Then you can use the photo editing software to edit the photos further.

Part 3: Ultimate Way to Screenshot on Toshiba

The Print Screen key and Snipping Tool are simple methods to screenshot on Toshiba. However, you still have another option, AnyMP4 Screen Recorder. It is a free way to take screenshot on Toshiba without any restriction, like signup. Moreover, you can get extensive functions within the single application, like image editing.

Main features of the best screenshot tool on Toshiba

In brief, it is the best alternative solution to built-in screenshot tools on Toshiba.

How to Take a Screenshot on Toshiba

Step 1: Install Screen Recorder

Open Screen Recorder after you install it to Toshiba for free. Enter the screen you want to screenshot, and then select Screen Capture in the main interface.

Tip: To set the output format and other options, go to the Preferences dialog. Here you can get custom options related to output, hotkeys and more.

Select screen capture

Step 2: Take a screenshot

Now, your cursor will become a cross. Click on the top left corner of the desired area with your left mouse. Keep pressing your mouse and drag your mouse to cover the entire region. When it is done, let your mouse go.

Cross shape

Step 3: Edit and save screenshot

Next, the toolbar window will pop up. Optionally, you can edit your screenshot with the tools on the toolbar. Ocean you are satisfied, click the Save icon and export the screenshot. Alternatively, click the Clipboard icon to send the image to your clipboard.

Capture save

Part 4: FAQs of Screenshot on Toshiba

How do you take a screenshot on a Toshiba laptop Windows 10?

On Toshiba Windows 10, you have several options to take a screenshot. For full screen, the Print Screen key is enough. The built-in Snipping Tool lets you screenshot for any region. You also can make a screenshot for full screen with Game Bar.

What is the Fn key on Toshiba laptop?

Toshiba laptops offer extra features with the Function key. It is usually labeled as Fn, which allows you to activate a range of features, such as lock laptop, adjust volume and resolution, and more. Sometimes, it works with End button to screenshot on Toshiba laptop.

Where is the PrtScn button on Toshiba laptop?

The Print Screen or PrtScn key is usually located on the top line of your keyboard on Toshiba laptop and next to the Function keys. If there is a Fn key, hold down both Fn + PrtScn to take a screenshot. Cannot find Print Screen key? Try the End key instead.

Conclusion

This article has discussed 100% working methods to take a screenshot on Toshiba laptop and computer. No matter you want to screenshot your full screen, a specific window or custom region, they can meet your need easily. AnyMP4 Screen Recorder, for example, allows you to screenshot any region on your desktop and then edit the image immediately. Plus, you can decide to save the screenshot to your hard drive or send it to clipboard according to your situation. More questions? Please write it down below.

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