How To Do a Print Screen in Mac OSX

There is no printscreen button on the mac keyboard. However Apple’s print-screen functionality is very advanced.

1. Standard Print Screen Capture:

Apple key ⌘ + Shift + 3 all at the same time.

2. Select and Capture a Portion of the Screen:

Apple key ⌘ + Shift + 4 all at the same time.
The cursor will change to a plus sign “+”, drag and select the required section and release the mouse click

3. Capture a Selected Application Window:

Apple key ⌘ + Shift + 4 all at the same time.
The cursor will change to a plugs sign “+”, press the spacebar. Your cursor will change to camera. Click on the window you would like to print screen.

All the above captures will be saved to your desktop as “Picture _” with the dateTime of capture.

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