Just five weeks before Windows 8 will be released by Microsoft, market research company Net Applications has noted that Windows 7 is now more popular than Windows XP. According to previous data just two years ago, Windows 7 was used by approximately eighteen percent of the market while nearly 62 percent continued to use Windows XP at work and in the office. By the end of August 2012, Windows 7 is now being used by nearly 43 percent of the market while Windows XP is still holding fairly strong at 42.5 percent.
As Windows 7 rose in popularity, we should master more skills about Windows 7. Our topic for today is how to capture screenshot of desktop in Windows 7, here, we list some ways about how to capture screenshot of desktop in Windows 7, after reading it throughly, you should can easily capture screenshot of desktop in Windows 7 and make video of desktop screenshot in Windows 7.
Use Sniping Tool To Capture Screenshot In Windows 7
The Snipping Tool is a program that is part of Windows 7, it allows you to take selections of your windows or desktop and save them as snips, or screen shots, on your computer. Next, follow us to start snipping tool in Windows 7:
1. Click on the Start button to open your Start Menu.
2. Click on the All Programs menu option.
3. Click on the Accessories group
4. Click on the the Snipping Tool icon.
Ok, after finished above steps, the Snipping Tool window will appear on your screen. You may move it to an edge of the screen so it's not in your way, but it will also disappear when you start dragging a selection area.
The Snipping Tool assumes you want to create a new clipping as soon as you open it. Your screen will dim, and you can click and drag your cursor to select an area to copy. As you drag, the selected area will be darker, and surrounded by a red border if you've never changed the Snipping Tool options.
When you release the mouse button, the captured area will open in the Snipping Tool window. If you're not happy with the selection and need to try again, click the "New" button. When you are happy with your clipping, press the second button to save the screen shot as an image file.
Sniping Tool is an excellent software in Windows 7, but it can not meet some of your requirements. For example, if you want to caputer a series of computer screenshot while you are absent, Sniping Tool will can not help you. So, you need another software to help you to do the thing.
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