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How to Screenshot: Gumberg Library

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How to Screenshot

Capturing the screen on your computer can be helpful when sharing important information.

  • To learn how to take a screenshot on your Mac, click here.
  • To learn the many ways to screenshot in Windows, click here.
  • For instructions on how to take a screenshot on a Chromebook, click here.


If you are using a mobile device, you can also capture an image of your screen.

  • For how to screenshot on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, click here.
  • For how to screenshot on your Android device, click here.

How to Screen Record

Screen recording is an easy and effective way to communicate and make instructional videos.

  • For instructions on how to screen record on your Mac, click here.
  • For instructions on how to screen record on Windows, click here.

Ask a Librarian

IdeaA last resort option if you are unable to take a screenshot, is to use your mobile device to take a photo of your computer screen.