0

I'm using a Chromebook and this keyboard doesn't have a "Print" button, I'm just confused as to what I would use instead of that for taking a screenshot. Thanks!

1

There are plenty of terminal apps that will take screenshots without the use of any keyboard function (aside from having a keyboard as input)

My personal favorite is screenfetch as it will print out computer info as well

Examples:

usage: screenfetch -s

output: Web-Browser Terminal

See also: https://github.com/KittyKatt/screenFetch

you can install it by sudo apt-get install screenfetch scrot

| improve this answer | |
1

The default command to take screenshot is actually gnome-screenshot, there's several command-line flags that you can provide in addition to that, such as gnome-screenshot -w for taking a window screenshot. Knowing this you can assign a custom keyboard shortcut via System Settings -> Keyboard -> Shortcuts. I would suggest using AltShiftP since I don't recall any other application using it, however you are free to choose among the myriad of other possible combinations.

See also: https://askubuntu.com/a/542185/295286

| improve this answer | |

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.