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Windows 8 Basics, Tips, Tricks and other related useful Infos

For Windows 8 / RT device such as Microsoft Surface does not have keyboard, or might be missing Print Screen key, having trouble taking screenshots with “Win + PrtScr” shortcut. You can connect ordinal USB keyboard, but there’s an easier way.

Hold down Windows button on tablet, and press Volume down button. This will save screenshots to your pictures folder.


For your info, holding down Windows button and pressing volume up button is set to call Narrator as default, and this can be changed to On Screen Keyboard or Magnifier from Ease of Access in PC Settings.

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