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How to Insert a Screenshot or Screen Clipping in Word

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Ever need to pull in an image into your Word doc but don’t want to go through the hassle of taking the screenshot and then importing the image into Word? Now you can insert a screenshot or screen clipping without having to leave your Word application. Watch the video above and read the text below to learn more.

  1. In your Word document, select the Insert tab.
  2. Click Screenshot.
  3. A drop down menu will appear with the option to take a screenshot of a window open on your desktop, or take a screen clipping of only a portion of your screen.
  4. Select the option that suits your need.
  5. The screenshot or screen clipping will insert straight into your Word doc.
  6. Adjust sizing and placement of the image as needed.

Read more here to learn how to insert a screenshot or screen clipping into your Outlook message.

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