How To Take a Screen Shot

If you are using Windows:

  1. Press the PrtScn (Print Screen) button in upper right of your keyboard.
  2. Open a blank Word document.
  3. Paste the image of your screen into the document by pressing Ctrl and V.
  4. Save the document.

If you are using Mac OS X:

  1. Hold both command and shift and press 3.
  2. The image of your screen will be saved on your desktop as a file named like "Picture.png"

If you are using an iPad:

  1. Click the Power button on the top right corner of your iPad, and while holding it down, click the"iPad Button".
  2. You'll see the screen 'flash' white and hear a camera 'clicking' sound. Now open the Photos app on your iPad.
  3. You'll see the screenshot you just took as a thumbnail. Tap that photo to view the screenshot.
  4. To email the screenshot tap the "arrow" button on the upper-right corner of the screen while you're viewing it.

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