How To Capture Screen On A Chromebook

Windows computers have a PrtSc button. On Mac, taking a screenshot is just as easy. But, what about your Chromebook? How do you take a screenshot of your display Chrome OS?

There are two types: screenshot of the entire screen and screenshot of a selected area. When you take a screenshot, Chrome OS saves it as a .png image in Files.

How To Take A Screenshot On A Chromebook

How To Screenshot Entire Page

On Chromebook keyboards press Ctrl + 6th Key (switch windows). And, on non-Chrome OS keyboards, press Ctrl + F5.

How To Screenshot Selected Area

Firstly, for Chromebook keyboards, press Ctrl + Shift + 6th Key (switch windows). Then, with the pointer, click, drag and release to capture your selection.

For non-Chromebook keyboards, press Ctrl + Shift + F5. Then, with the pointer, click, drag and release to capture your selection.