Ubuntu: take a screenshot - these methods are available
A screenshot is a photo that contains the current contents of your computer screen or an area of the screen. To take a screenshot, you have several methods available on a computer running Ubuntu.
Ubuntu: Use these keyboard shortcuts to take a screenshotIf you use a computer with Ubuntu as your operating system, it too has a built-in feature for taking screenshots. The fastest way to take a screenshot of your computer's screen is to do so using a key combination.
- If you want to capture the entire screen content in a screenshot, please press the "Print" key. The screenshot will then be created and a new window will open where you can name and save it.
- Alternatively, to take a screenshot of the current window only, press the "Alt" key on your keyboard in addition to the "Print" key.
- Also, it is possible to select a specific area of the screen for the screenshot by pressing the key combination of "Shift" + "Print".