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    desktop photo


    swear it happens, swear i seen someone doing one but i carnt do it, what keys do i press to take a photo shot of whatevers on my desktop? i think the key prtsc is involved but dosnt want to work for me, which is such a shame,
    any fellers windows 8 fans want to give me a hand, thank u
    happy new year to u all

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    Covington, La
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    Windows 7 HP 64bit, Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64BIT


    Hold down the Windows key and hit Print Screen. Screen will dim and save your picture.

    Jim
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    Here's a YouTube video I made demonstrating how to take a screenshot in Windows 8 or 8.1.

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    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello David, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    In addition: (also includes keyboard shortcuts)

    How to Capture a Screenshot Directly in Windows 8 and 8.1
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