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How to take screenshot on Mac

Updated on February 15, 2017

Mac is one of the most used type of computer systems. With its quality in the build and professional way of crafting, the Mac systems attracted millions of users all over the globe. Coming to the matter, whenever you need to take a screenshot on your Mac, there are different methods to take screenshots. We handpicked some of the most effective methods to do so. have a look.

To take screenshot of an Entire screen

  1. Open the screen to take screenshot
  2. Press Shift+Command+3.
  3. That's it, the screenshot will be there on your Mac desktop.

To take screenshot of a Selected Area

  1. Navigate to the screen which you want to capture.
  2. Press Shift+Command+4.
  3. Select the area
  4. That's it, your screenshot will be saved on the desktop.

To take screenshot of a Window

  1. Navigate to the screen which you want to capture.
  2. Press Shift+Command+4.
  3. Now press the Spacebar.
  4. Click on the Window that you want to capture.
  5. That's it.

Now you know how to take screenshot of your Mac screen. If you have any more questions, feel free to leave a comment in the following comment section. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

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      17 months ago

      Was searching for the best ways to take screenshots on the mac OS. Finally found this article. You wrote it quite well, especially I appreciate the infographics.

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      21 months ago

      Good article. Especially the infographic is awesome.


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