How to email a screenshot in Windows

Windows 7 or Vista

  1. Click the Start button and type snipping
  2. Click Snipping Tool under Programs
  3. Click New (you can click the arrow to choose what portion of the screen to take a screenshot of)
  4. When the screenshot opens in a new window, click Save (the floppy disk button) and save as a JPEG file
  5. Attach the saved image to your email

Windows XP or earlier

  1. Press the Print Screen key
  2. Click the Start buttonAll ProgramsAccessoriesPaint
  3. In the menu bar, click EditPaste
  4. Click FileSave and save as a JPEG file
  5. Attach the saved image to your email