Best Chrome Screenshot Solutions in 2020 - Capture Screenshot in Chrome Easily

Lisa Ou

June 12, 2020 16:00 / Posted by Lisa Ou

Google Chrome, which was released in 2008 and developed by Google, is a web browser for Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS, iOS and Android. It is popular among all browser users and famous for its efficiency and convenience.

People always use it to search what they want to know, enjoy entertainment like music, movie and others, or would like to log into the social media platforms if they don’t like to use the applications on computer or mobile phone.

Best Chrome Screenshot Solutions in 2020 - Capture Screenshot in Chrome Easily

It is convenient that users can share with their friends what they accessed on the internet. However, some of them would ask to show screenshot Chrome directly. What should you do?

1. Screenshot Chrome on iOS/Android

iPhone users should know well about how to screenshot iPhone screen as you might use it repeatedly. In the iOS 14 update, you are allowed to record iPhone screen or screenshot full page from then on. It is even more powerful. But it is not always working, in addition, sometimes you are not allowed to save screenshots to Photos Album directly. So you need to save them to Files instead.

How to Screenshot on iPhone

Below is how to save what’s on your screen quickly.

Part 1. Screenshot iPhone with Face ID

Press the Power button and Volume Up button at the same time, then release the buttons.

Screenshot iPhone with Face ID

The screenshot thumbnail will appear in the lower-left corner temporarily. Tap and save it to album you want or just let it go as it will be saved automatically.

Part 2. Screenshot iPhone with Touch ID

Press the Power button and Home button at the same time, then release the buttons. Power button might be on the top or the right side of the iPhone according to different models.

Screenshot iPhone with Touch ID

Save photos to album.

How to Screenshot on Android

While how about people who are using Android phone?

As there are various models, most Android users can capture Android screen through pressing and holding both Power and Volume Down buttons at the same time. If it doesn’t work, you can try holding Power button till a window pops up, tap Screenshot.

Screenshot on android

In the following parts, we should talk about screenshot Chrome on desktop.

2. Screenshot Chrome on Windows Snipping Tool

People who want to screenshot on Windows, you can try snipping tool on Windows 10 now.

Search snipping tool on the search bar near Windows start button. Click it the list to open it.

Snipping Tool

Screenshot what you want and save it to computer folder.

3. Screenshot Chrome on Windows/Mac/Linux with Keyboard Combinations

Keyboard is ahortcut to help you get what you want without mouse quickly and correctly. It is another option you can try to screenshot on Mac, Windows and Linux on computer.

Screenshot Chrome on Windows

PrtScn - Screenshot the entire screen.

Alt + PrtScn - Screenshot the active window to the clipboard.

Alt + PrtScn

Windows key + Shift + S - The screen will dim and the mouse pointer will change. You can drag to select a portion of the screen to capture (Windows 10 Only).

Windows key + Shift + S

Windows key + PrtScn - Screenshot the entire screen as an image file and save it in the Pictures > Screenshots folder.

Windows key + PrtScn 

Screenshot Chrome on Mac

ShiftCommand3 - Screenshot entire screen on Mac.

Shift + Command + 3

ShiftCommand4 - Screenshot a portion of the screen.

Shift + Command + 4

ShiftCommand4Space bar - Screenshot a window or menu on Mac.

Shift + Command + 4 + Space

Screenshot Chrome on Linux

PrtSc– Screenshot entire screen and save it to the Pictures directory.

Shift + PrtSc – Screenshot a specific region and save it to the Pictures directory.

Alt + PrtSc – Screenshot a window to Pictures.

Ctrl + PrtSc – Screenshot entire screen to the clipboard.

Shift + Ctrl + PrtSc – Screenshot a region to the clipboard.

Ctrl + Alt + PrtSc – Screenshot the current window to the clipboard.

4. Screenshot Chrome Extension

At first, Chrome is designed on Microsoft Windows only. Then other platforms were released after that. No matter which operating system you are using, Chrome has various extensions you can download and install on your Chrome, then you are enabled to capture Chrome screen through a simple click.

Chrome Screenshot Extension Recommendations

First of all, you should select a suitable extension from the list. As you can get tons of results after searching on Chrome Web Store or Google, below are 8 recommendations for people who have no idea to make a choice.

  1. Nimbus Screenshot
  2. FireShot
  3. ScreenShot & Screen Capture Elite
  4. Lightshot
  5. Webpage Screenshot
  6. Awesome Screenshot
  7. Full Page Screen Capture
  8. One-Click Full Page Screenshot

How to Use Screenshot Chrome Extension on Windows/Mac/Linux

After choosing your extension, you can follow demonstration to install and screenshot on Chrome as below.

Open Chrome Web Store page, search the name in the box.

chrome web store

Click Add to Chrome. Allow permissions or data when asked.

Click Add extensions.

5. Screenshot Google Chrome with FoneLab Screen Recorder

Request makes demands. You can always get a convenient tool if you would like to take a screenshot on computer and prefer to edit screenshots after that.

FoneLab Screen Recorder is a recommended tool you can try. It is more than a screenshot program, as its name said, it is also a convenient Chrome screen recorder.

Below is how to screenshot Chrome with FoneLab Screen Recorder.

Download and install Screen Recorder on computer, then you can run it.

screen recorder homepage

Choose Screen Capture on the interface, then select the capturing area. You can see different editing tools on the bottom of the window. In addition, you can adjust the size of the screenshot to crop screenshot of Chrome if you want.

screen capture

Click Save icon to save to local folder.

6. Chrome Full Page Screenshot

It is common that you can use iPhone Chrome and you can take screenshots and send them to your friends. It was difficult to get a full-size screenshot on iPhone before, but you can fix it now.

After screenshot on iPhone, tap the thumbnail. Select Full Page > Save button.

While how to do this on computer?

Actually, Chrome has its features to scrolling screenshot Chrome without a third-party program nor extensions. Below is the detailed instructions of Chrome full size screenshot.

Run Chrome on computer, press Ctrl + Shift + I on keyboard on Windows/Linux/Chrome OS (Command + Shift + I on Mac) or right-click on Chrome and choose Inspect.

Press Ctrl + Shift + P on Windows/Linux/Chrome OS keyboard (Command + Shift + P on Mac), type capture full size sceenshot,and then choose it.

chrome full size screenshot

Press Enter button to save it on your computer.

That’s all about how to screenshot Chrome for you. If you have more questions about it, please leave messages below.

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