How To Screenshot On Lenovo Yoga

Wondering how to screenshot on Lenovo Yoga tablet? In this article I will teach you exactly how to take a screenshot on this device and how to send it to your friends.

The trick is to get the right timing when you press the volume down key and power button at the same time. Getting the right timing will initiate the screenshot but if you don’t press these two keys at the same time then it won’t take the screenshot.

So let’s jump right in.

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How To Screenshot On Lenovo Yoga

Method 1: To take a screenshot on your Lenovo Yoga, do the following:

  • Go to the screen that you want to screenshot
  • Press the power button and the volume key down button at the same time to take a screenshot
  • The screenshot will be saved to your gallery. Locate your gallery from your apps, it should be a photo icon and is a 4 pointed shape.
  • Open the image gallery and locate your saved screenshot. Usually it is in the screenshots folder.
  • Click on the screenshot and you have the option to share it to other social media platforms. You can also crop, rotate and edit the image.

Method 2: To take a screenshot on your Lenovo Yoga, do the following:

  • Navigate to the screen which you would like to screenshot
  • Open the quick setting bar notification bar of your Lenovo Yoga tablet. You can do this by sliding your finger from the top of the screen downards. Press the screenshot button.
  • The screenshot will be saved to your gallery. A small window will popup after you take the screenshot and you can share it to social media.
  • Locate the screenshot in your gallery. Usually it is in the screenshots folder. Then you can crop it, rotate it or share it to social media.

How to Screenshot an Active Window

To take a screenshot of only the current window that you have open on your Lenovo Yoga, simply open that window and the npress down Alt + PrintScreen keys together. The image is now copied onto your clipboard and you can paste it in a document or save it by pasting it into microsoft paint software.

How to Take a Custom Screenshot on Lenovo

To take a custom screenshot on a Lenovo yoga, you must be on Windows 10. You can do this by pressing the windows logo + shift + s at the same time. This will open a snip and sketch app. Then you can crop the screenshot by dragging your mouse.

To find your screenshots it will be in the pictures folder on your computer.

How to Screenshot on Lenovo with Snipping Tool

You can download a snipping tool program and then use this to take a screenshot on your Lenovo Yoga. Other programs like Gyazo exist which will open a new tab on your web browser with the snippet you just took. This is a good way to share screenshots because you just share the URL.

You can open the snipping tool by pressing start and searching for the snipping tool. Then simply drag the frame of which you want to capture on your screen.

How to screenshot on Lenovo Chromebook

To take a screenshot on your Lenovo Chromebook, you can press the power button and the volume down key at the same time.

Conclusion

Screenshotting on your Lenovo Yoga is very similar to screenshotting on an android phone. It’s almost the same. The trick is to get the timing right when you press the volume key down and the power button at the same time.

If you don’t time it right then you will either just adjust the volume or turn off the display. An easier way to take a screenshot on your Lenovo Yoga tablet is to just swipe down from the top of the screen to activate the quick action bar and then press the screenshot icon from there.

Grayson
Grayson is a laptop specialist who writes informational articles and reviews about all kinds of laptops.