There are many ways to take a screenshot off your 16-inch MacBook Pro. Sometimes you need a quick screenshot of your Macbook pro screen.

Two important things before you take a screenshot.

1 Remember you are not taking a shot of the screen, but a shot of what the Mac is displaying. Like, you took a screenshot and the screen was not there for any reason don’t worry, your screenshot will be perfect.

2 You will not get a screenshot of a DVD player because of copyrights problems. If you take a shot ,will be blank.

Except mentioned point of DVD rights issue, you can take and customize your screenshot quickly.

How to take a screenshot on a MacBook pro, any fast way?

  • Hold down the Command key
  • Hold down the Shift key
  • Tap the number 3 key

By following these steps you will get entire MacBook Pro screen at the right bottom of your screen and auto saved to your desktop.

Most of times you need this screenshot but sometimes you need a portion of your screen.

How to take a partial screenshot on a MacBook Pro screen

If you want a particular section of your screen then follow below steps.

  • Hold down the Command key
  • Hold down the Shift key
  • Tap the number 4 key

By using number 4 key, cursor will appear to select the portion you want. Once you dragged, the shot is taken.

How to take a screenshot of a single window on a MacBook Pro screen

  • Hold down the Command key
  • Hold down the Shift key
  • Tap the number 4 key
  • Move the cursor over a window
  • Tap the spacebar
  • Click when you are ready

How to take a screenshot of a single window on a MacBook Pro with screen timer

  • Hold down the Command key
  • Hold down the Shift key
  • Tap the number 5 key

By following above steps you will get an options control strip, select from options your desired time and get your shot

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