Screenshot - what is it? The meaning of a word, definition, origin, translation

What is Screenshot

Screenshot is a "screenshot", that is, a picture that shows everything that was on the computer screen when the PrintScreen key was pressed to create screenshots. The word "screenshot" is English and consists of Screen ("screen") and Shot (in this case "snapshot").

To make a screenshot on a computer or laptop, you must first click on the mentioned PrintScreen key, and then open a graphics editor (such as Paint, for example) and by pressing CTRL + V , paste the picture from the clipboard into the editor, and then save the image as JPG or BMP pictures.

To make a screenshot on a smartphone or tablet, you usually have to press two buttons simultaneously: "Power" and "Volume down". A special animation will appear on the screen, and a "shooting" sound will also be heard. The resulting picture will be available in the Screenshot folder.

Screenshot is located in the list: Slang

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