How to Capture and Insert a Screenshot on a Microsoft PowerPoint Slide

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In Brief...

You can capture a screenshot of any application window that is not minimized to your task bar and insert it in a PowerPoint slide in a few easy steps.

This feature works the same in all modern versions of Microsoft PowerPoint: 2010, 2013, and 2016.

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Instructions

  1. On the Insert tab, in the Images group, click Screenshot.
    Screenshot

  2. From the Available Windows gallery, select the screenshot to insert in your slide.
    Select Screenshot

  3. The screenshot is inserted.
    Selected Screenshot

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