We often say that technology has eased our lives, and it isn’t even difficult to look for the proof. We are going to show it to you guys just in this article.
Now, if you are a windows user and have Google Chrome as your primary browser, there is a piece of good news for you. The Chrome browser now offers a built-in screenshot tool. And it doesn’t end here. You also don’t need to download any extension to use it. Just look for the option in your browser.
But, if you somehow don’t find this option in your browser, we will guide you through it.
Let us look for the screenshot tool under the Share menu in the address bar. The tool lets you capture a user-defined area of the open website in the current tab.
Chrome’s screenshot tool includes several tools for annotating your screenshots. These are the following:-
- Emoji stickers
You can also choose a color for these tools. Apart from that, you can copy your edits into the system clipboard.
How to Enable and Use the built-in Screenshot Tool of Google Chrome?
Use these steps to turn on and use the built-in screenshot tool of Google Chrome:
Step 1: Launch the Google Chrome browser on your Windows 11 or 10 machine.
Step 2: Then, copy and paste the following into the address bar, and press
Step 3: You can use the drop-down menu
Step 4: Now, click on the
Step 5: Complete the steps, and it will turn on the built-in screenshot tool in your Chrome browser.
Step 6: After that, to use this tool, open a webpage that you want to screenshot and click on the
Step 7: Find
Step 8: An area selection tool will appear when you click on the screenshot. You can select any area and instantly copy it to the clipboard using this tool. You can also see a preview of the screenshot in the screenshot corner of the browser.
Step 9: After this, find the Edit and Downloscreenshot there. To save your screenshot as a PNG, click on the
Step 10: If you select the
At the bottom, you’ll find three buttons:-
- Clear Canvas: Use it if you make some mistake in editing.
- Copy Image: Copy the screenshot and paste it into other applications such as Paint, Microsoft Word Document, etc., using this tool.
- Export Image: Use it if you want to save the screenshot to your computer.