Take a Snapshot


applelogo.jpgOn a Mac:

  1. Hold down these three keys at the same time: Apple + shift + 4
    applesnapshot.JPG
  2. Look at the curser on the screen, it has turned into a crosshair tool.
    crosshair.JPG
  3. Drag the cross hair tool, (your mouse) diagonally across the object you want to snip.
  4. Let go. You will hear the snapshot sound.
  5. Your snapshot appears on the desktop with the name picture1.png.
  6. Rename it.
  7. Return to Create an avatar















Take a Snapshot


win7_icon.jpgOn a PC:

  1. Find the Snipping Tool
    snipping_tool.jpg
  2. Choose New Snip. In most cases, choose Rectangular Snip
    new_snip.jpg
  3. Look at the curser on the screen, it has turned into a crosshair tool.
    crosshair.JPG
  4. Drag the cross hair tool (your mouse) diagonally across the object you want to snip.
  5. Let go.
  6. Save your file as a .jpg
  7. Return to Create an avatar