Windows 10: Screen capture question

  1.    23 Aug 2016 #1

    Screen capture question


    I have two monitors connected to my desktop PC.

    When I press Print Screen, it only captures one of the screens.

    Last year and before, it used to capture both screens.

    Is there a setting with which I can restore the ability to capture both screen?

    Thank you for your help.
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  2. Posts : 8,295
    Windows 10 Professional
       23 Aug 2016 #2

    mobile1 said: View Post
    I have two monitors connected to my desktop PC.

    When I press Print Screen, it only captures one of the screens.

    Last year and before, it used to capture both screens.

    Is there a setting with which I can restore the ability to capture both screen?

    Thank you for your help.
    Not a setting in particular, just press WinKey+PrtScn
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  3.    23 Aug 2016 #3

    Edwin said: View Post
    Not a setting in particular, just press WinKey+PrtScn
    This did not work.
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  4. Posts : 291
    Windows 10 Pro x64, Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64
       23 Aug 2016 #4

    Why not use the Snipping tool?
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  5.    23 Aug 2016 #5

    pbcopter said: View Post
    Why not use the Snipping tool?
    It requires me to outline the capture area. Too difficult.

    I want to just press Print Screen.
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  6. Posts : 291
    Windows 10 Pro x64, Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64
       23 Aug 2016 #6

    mobile1 said: View Post
    It requires me to outline the capture area. Too difficult.

    I want to just press Print Screen.
    Not true. Just select the down arrow next to New on the Snipping tool and select Full- Screen Snip.
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  7.    24 Aug 2016 #7

    Shift+ Prt.sc captures all 3 monitors here.
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