How to screenshot on hp envy x360 (Try these 3 methods)

Taking Screenshot is a common habit among people these days. Screenshot is very helpful in keeping records or showing proof to someone. You can easily take screenshots in your phones as well as in your laptops.

Now you bought a hp envy x360 and have something important in front of you. You want to take the screenshot but don’t know how to do it.

You can follow the below steps about how to screenshot on hp envy x360

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Method 1: Using Keyboard Shortcuts

Step 1: Press Windows key and the Print Screen key at the same time. The Print Screen key can also be labeled as “PrtSc” or “PrtScn” on your keyboard.

Step 2: You will see that screen will dim and the screenshot will be saved in the screenshots folder

How to screenshot on hp envy x360

You can also use the key combination of Windows + Shift + S. After doing this , you will see a small menu bar at the top of the screen, which offers you four different options to take the screenshot.

Rectangular Snip : In Rectangular Snip option you can choose a specific area of the screen to capture within a rectangular shape.

Freeform Snip In this option you will be able to choose any shape of your desire for the screenshot

Windows Snip In Windows Snip option you can take the screenshot of an open browser or app window.

Fullscreen Snip : With Fullscreen Snip option you can capture everything that is currently visible on your HP Envy’s screen.

Method 2: Using Snipping Tool

Step 1: Type “Snipping Tool” in the Windows search bar and click on the app to open it.

Step 2: Click on “New” to start the snipping process.

Step 3: Drag the cursor around the area which you want to capture, and release the mouse button to take the screenshot.

Step 4: Save the screenshot by clicking on “File” and selecting “Save As.”

Method 3: Using Windows Game Bar

Step 1: Press the Windows key + G to open the Windows Game Bar.

Step 2: Click on the camera icon to take a screenshot.

Step 3: The screenshot will be saved in the Captures folder located in the Videos folder.

Which format of image would be best for Screenshots ?

Screenshots can be stored in multiple formats but it is highly recommended to always save your screenshot in PNG format. Because the size of PNG file is very small while comparing it with other formats. Also in PNG format the Quality of the image will not decrease.

How to screen record on HP laptop Envy x360

To record your screen on Hp envy x360 Press windows key + Alt + R and your screen recording will start automatically. You can access your recorded videos in Game bar section.


Taking screenshots on Hp Envy x360 is very simple. It is the same as other windows laptops. With the keyboard shortcut method you can take screenshots very quickly and easily. However, With the help of Snipping tool you have more options like capturing specific area. The windows game bar option is useful for gamers who want to record their gameplay. By following the steps mentioned in the article you can easily take screenshot on your HP Envy x360.

Why screenshots are important ?

Taking screenshots will be very helpful for us in many ways. Here we have discussed few examples why screenshots are important

Keeping Records: Screenshots can be used to keep a record of the information that is very important and there are chances that you might lose it. For example: You have received a pop-up message on your phone or computer, taking the screenshot of the pop up message will help you to keep the record of that pop message.

Sharing Information:  People are also using screenshots to share the information with others. For example, you are reading a news article and you want to share it with other you can just take the screenshot and share it with others

Providing Evidence: Screenshots can play an important role in providing evidence. Sometimes there are situations where you are having online conversation. Suppose you are having a conversation with your employer regarding leave or Pay hike. You can take screenshots in that situation so that they won’t deny it in future.

Screenshots are also helpful in learning something you can take the screenshots of important topics if you are taking online classes.


How do I take a screenshot on my HP Envy x360 Windows 11?

You can follow the same steps while taking screenshot on your HP envy x360 windows 11

How do I take a screenshot on my HP Envy without the Print Screen button?

You can do it via snipping tool which is mentioned in method 2

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