logitech K400 plus keyboard [print screen] function inoperable

  1. Pathfinder's Avatar
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    logitech K400 plus keyboard [print screen] function inoperable


    anyone shed a light on why my new k400+ keyboard cant take screenshot? i mulled around logitech options program, found nothing. pressed FN and back key, nada..tried combo other keys, still nothing. i like this keyboard and hate to return it.
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  2. Bastet's Avatar
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    My K400r has a Prt Scn key around the top right of the keyboard, I then paste the image within Painshop pro.
    Not at my PC so can't provide screenshot.
    Edit: It appears in your case it's the function + back keys but as they're not working try just the back key as under the settings the function keys may be reversed - on my keyboard there's a box to tick to reverse the F+keys.
    By default, the top row of keys on your K400 Plus keyboard are assigned to navigation and media controls. You can set the keyboard to only use standard F1 - F12 functions using Logitech Options software.

    NOTE: If you don’t have Logitech Options, you can download it from the Wireless Touch Keyboard K400 Plus Downloads page.

    To set the function keys to use only standard functions:
    Start Logitech Options:
    Start > All Programs > Logitech > Logitech Options
    Select the Keyboard tab in the upper left corner of the window.
    In the bottom left hand corner of the window, check Use F1-F12 as standard function keys. Your selection is automatically saved.
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  3. Pathfinder's Avatar
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    its still a mystery why i cant use print screen even after go through all other steps. so for now, ill have to use my pc's main keyboard to take screenshot. why i have second keyboard, dont ask lol. see, in snipping shot these keys dont work to take screenshot

    logitech K400 plus keyboard [print screen] function inoperable-k400plus.png
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  4. spunk's Avatar
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    Instead of using Print Screen, use Snipping Tool
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  5. Phone Man's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro 1909 64 bit
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    On my systems I have to use the Windows Key + Print Screen key.

    Jim
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  6. Pathfinder's Avatar
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    no worries. ill just use my pc's print screen option. i dont think i set up the keyboard the first time properly...usually i dont follow instructions thoroughly lol,

    cheers

    edit - i found the solution. [FN] key + [windows ] key + [back] keys allow me to take screenshot.
    Last edited by Pathfinder; 08 Aug 2017 at 11:32.
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