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windows 8.1 tablet screen cap/drawing tricks

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    windows 8.1 tablet screen cap/drawing tricks


    On a windows 8.1 tablet, what would be the quickest way to capture the screen and start drawing on it?

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    N. Calif
    Posts : 2,588
    W10 Pro (desktop), W10 (laptop), W10 Pro (tablet), W10 (laptop)


    Which tablet? Basically, you need to perform a PrintScreen which will copy the screen to the clipboard, then you can open Paint, paste the screen capture there, then start drawing on it.
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    India
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    Win 8.1 Update x64


    In my dell venue 8 pro you can press (physical button) windows button(top side) + volume lower button simultaneously to copy scrnsht to clipboard.

    In Windows 8.1 don't remember it exactly, -> swipe in charms bar -> share -> tap the menu in the top side for taking screen shot-> send it to an app like Mail.
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