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You must hold down alt when you press print screen. by themarketsmith / November 11, 2009 11:38 PM PST In reply to: Screen Shot Difficulty Jill, this worked perfectly! Neither "Print Screen" or "Alt+Print Screen" work. solved i have lost my product key.

Press the screen shot keyboard shortcut that your keyboard uses to take a screen shot. Report • #2 StuartS March 2, 2013 at 07:32:43 Bear in mind that pressing print screen doesn't actually print anything. This function is often helpful while recording errors on Windows and other operating systems. But I only have the Gateway restore Cd's and using them might wipe out all of my programs.

Print Screen Not Working Windows 7

It captures the screen without having to paste anything. That I know a hundred percent. ITDunce, Dec 7, 2012 #4 ITDunce Thread Starter Joined: Dec 7, 2012 Messages: 11 Phantom010 said: ↑ Click Start > Run > Copy/Paste the following command: regedit /e C:\look.txt "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Keyboard Layout" Restart the computer and try the Printscreen key again.

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  2. Glanced at this site today - as I really needed a screen grap - and sorted it in seconds.
  3. When Paint had focus, the Print Screen worked fine.

Thanks Your welcome. 7585kathyJan 17, 2013, 11:25 PM [Worked for me too ex_bubbleheadJan 18, 2013, 12:55 AM Just remember:Print Screen = Whole screen capturePrint Screen = Active window capture Ask a When was it last working?This sort of information is more useful than ranting about others. This icon is NOT a PDF document - just the icon for a PDF document! - Dee Bruce [May 26, 2014] Thank you so much. Print Screen Not Working Windows 8 Howtosolveit 12,625 views 2:18 Tutorial: How to Take a Screen Shot Using Print Screen Key and Paint. - Duration: 4:46.

Neither "Print Screen" or "Alt+Print Screen" work. I tried another keyboard the same problem. Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows XPHardware Problems how to enable print screen in windows XP Tags:how towindows xp morganpkwy March 2, 2013 at 07:04:58 Specs: Windows XP Print I need to get the files back whwerw can I get them I have XP but no disc as it was installedon the PC and Microsoft doesnt makeany support for XP

Click on Snipping Tool. 3. Print Screen Stopped Working Ask a question usually answered in minutes! When I searched online, there was hardly any useful information presented, that could solve the problem. I tried restarting, then updating drivers, and scanning for bugs.

Print Screen Not Working Windows 10

Especially the bit about the snipping tool! It will be saved as PNG file on your desktop. Print Screen Not Working Windows 7 Update: I've always pasted to MS Word in the past. Print Screen Button Not Working Windows 10 Thanks xx - Katie [March 4, 2011] Before I found this site, I had felt embarrassed in front of a customer when I couldn't do print screen on windows 7.

I've tried all the recommended keyboard combinations. Get More Info I understand that you are using a different OS (being XP), but when Apple made the hardware for your MacBook they may have taken that into account, noticing no screen shot Loading... by jlsibley / August 18, 2011 2:05 AM PDT In reply to: re: Print Screen key Won't capture screenshots That's a load, use the print screen option in XP everyday. Print Screen Doesn't Work Windows 10

This makes a copy of the screen, then paste it into an imaging program like paint. Unfortunately I am too old to try new OS because I hate some feature on windows 7. - Gil [February 14, 2011] Ty so much for this in i had the I have Norton 360. useful reference Related Resources How to Activate the Print Screen Key How to activate my print screen button solved Print Screen key has started scrolling the page how to activate right side Ctrl

DestinyGaming555 5,830 views 2:30 How to Use Print Screen on Windows 7 - Duration: 2:30. Print Screen Button Not Working On Keyboard The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Second Ctrl+PrtScrn does not copy either.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Screen Shot Difficulty by Blackbagskull / July 1, 2011 1:20 PM PDT In reply to: Screen Shot Difficulty THANKS Jill =) Flag Permalink

Some of them function directly, like the letter keys. THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU. - Gina [May 5, 2014] Thanks a lot. All it does is capture what is on the screen. Print Screen Key Not Working Windows 10 You can take a screen shot and capture an exact image of what’s on the screen with Microsoft Windows.

I think I used it maybe a year ago (not positive) but the button does nothing now. does anyone have a solution here? If there was nothing already on the clipboard there is nothing to paste. this page I had to read 5 tutorials telling me what I already knew before I found yours. - Edward [November 10, 2013] Thank you so much ...

However there is nothing to paste. It lets you crop certain parts when taking a screenshot. My prtsc key suddenly stopped working and this post saved me - Ali [January 29, 2013] thank you, very helpful - elie karam [January 19, 2013] Thank you! - Joy [November Ty so much again u solved this problem for me and i am grateful for your help =) - Jason [February 8, 2011] Thanks, this was really helpful.

Then Ctrl+V or Edit>Paste to 'Paint', 'Word', etc.