Greenshot keyboard shortcuts

Greenshot -
18 months ago
- Shortcuts
Ctrl + Print Screen

Capture full screen

Alt + Print Screen

Capture window

↑   Shift + Print Screen

Capture last region

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Print Screen

Capture Internet Explorer











↑   Shift

Hold down while clicking elements to select multiple elements

↑   Shift

To draw equilateral shapes (e.g. force a rectangle to be a square), hold down while drawing

↑   Shift

You can hold this key to maintain existing object's aspect ratio while resizing


Hold down to have the object anchored in it's geometrical middle

Ctrl + S

Save image to a file

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Choose location and name to save the file

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Copy image to clipboard

Ctrl + P

Send image to printer

Ctrl + E

Open a new message in the default email client, add the image as an attachment


Text tool

Mouse double click

Edit text

⤶ Enter

Finish editing

↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter

Insert line break

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Program information

Program name: Greenshot (Imaging)

Greenshot is a free program that allows to create full or partial screenshots. The captured screenshot can be annotated and edited with built-in image editor.

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Last update: 16 Jan 2018

Shortcut count: 22

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What is your favorite Greenshot hotkey? Do you have any useful tips for program? Let other users know below.

djmarx83 says 6 days ago 7/12/2019 4:41 PM
alt + a - this hotkey clears the textbox while you write, so can write everything again, Apparently in polish language we have letter "ą", which we type using alt+a. So as a result while you type in textbox your test disappears !

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