List of Keyboard Shortcuts for Greenshot App ~ Easy Guide!!

Greenshot: It is a​ free and open-source screenshot program for Microsoft Windows. It was developed by Thomas Braun, Jens Kingen, and Robin Krom and Published by GNU General Public License. In this tutorial, we are going to learn the simple and useful keyboard shortcuts available for the Greenshot App. Let’s see them below!!


Last updated on Dec 28, 2020.

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Screen Capturing Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Ctrl+Print Screen It is used to capture fullscreen
Alt+Print Screen This shortcut key will help to capture the window
Shift+Print Screen Helps to capture the last region
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+Print Screen Used to capture the Internet Explorer

Drawing Shapes Shortcuts:


Shortcut Function
R It shows the rectangle shape
E Used to draw the ellipse
L Helps to draw the line
A This shortcut key will help to show the arrow
F Used to draw freehand
Shift Hold down while clicking elements to select multiple elements
Shift Helps 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 the existing object’s aspect ratio while resizing
Ctrl Hold down to have the object anchored in its geometrical middle

Exporting Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Ctrl+S It is used to save the image to a file
Ctrl+Shift+S Helps to choose the location and name to save the file
Ctrl+Shift+C This shortcut key will help to copy the image to the clipboard
Ctrl+P Used to send the image to the printer
Ctrl+E It opens a new message in the default email client, add the image as an attachment

Other Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
T It is used to text tool
This shortcut key will help to edit the text
Enter It will help to finish the editing
Shift+A It will help to insert the line break

From this tutorial, you can get to know the simple and useful keyboard shortcuts available for the Greenshot app. Hope you like this article. If you have any doubts, feel free to share it with us.

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