1.    23 Dec 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 45
    Win 10 Pro 64bit

    Snipping Tool mysteries

    Can not find where the default save is in Snipping tool ?...and there is no response when I try to use save as or save to a different default location...also can not find any option to save as jpg - png etc

    Clicking save does nothing...the only time I have an options is if I close the session then it asked me whether I want to save the clip...no choice as to what extension or what location to save to...

    Snipping tool works...but have no idea what it is saving (format) or where it's saving to ?

    There is no response to save as or save to options...it just is saving the snippets when I close the app somewhere

    Is there a way to 'activate' the options so I can save as picture.?? or save to options ?

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  2.    23 Dec 2015 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,766
    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Do you have the following ? .............................
    Top left > click File > Save As.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	snipping tool --- file - save as.jpg 
Views:	2 
Size:	241.0 KB 
ID:	55011
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  3.    23 Dec 2015 #3

    Mine saves to the pictures folder
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  4.    23 Dec 2015 #4
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 Professional

    Maybe this SevenForums post restoring the Win 7 Snipping Tool can help

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  5.    23 Dec 2015 #5
    Join Date : Jun 2014
    Posts : 310
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 32-bit 10586

    If you have setup OneDrive it will probably be saving it to the Picture Folders there and the default format is .png I'm not sure if you can change that to jpeg or gif. If you have not setup OneDrive I'm pretty sure it will go to your Pictures Folder. If you do end up getting it to save to a location of your choice it will remember that choice until you use something like CCleaner
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