- 1Launch the Snipping Tool. You can access it by hitting the Start Menu Button and typing “snipping tool” on the Run Dialog Box. Press the Enter key to launch the app.2Once it’s shown, click the Cancel button but do not close Snipping Tool.3Open the app or window you’re trying to capture. You can also right click to show the Context Menu you need.4While the context menu is shown, press CTRL + PRNTSCN. You will notice that everything on screen has a reduced transparency, leaving the Snipping Tool app/window visibly clear.5Draw a square or rectangle to cover the part of the screen you want to capture.6Save the image.
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