SMPlayer – Change Snapshot or Screenshot Folder or Location

How to change Snapshot or Screenshot folder or location in SMPlayer

SMPlayer can be used to capture snapshot or screenshot while watching a video or a movie
either by right clicking on SMPlayer interfaces while video is playing or pause
and selecting take snapshot or using keyboard shortcut (which is the easier),
you can check my tutorial on How to capture screenshot, screenshot or frame using the SMPlayer.

you take a snapshot with the SMPlayer, you will might be searching for where
the snapshot or screenshot are saved. Today we will be showing you how to see
the default save location and how to change the default save location or folder.
change the default snapshot or screenshot location, follow the following steps:
Launch the SMPlayer.
Press Ctrl + P to take you to Preferences OR on the menu bar of SMPlayer, click
on Options, then click on Preferences.
SMPlayer Preferences
The Preferences window will be opened.
On the left hand menu, General is selected by default, check down and you will
see enable screenshot (Make sure it is checked).
The location of images will be shown below at Folder: the default location is
To change the default folder, Click on the diamond like icon at the folder, a
window (Select a Directory) will appear, go the location where you want your
images to be saved by default (I prefer to create a folder in the Pictures
Folder named SMPlayer).
Then click on Select Folder, then click on apply and then OK.
Change Location or Directory
Then you can close the Preferences Window.
with this you have been able to change the default snapshot or screenshot
folder in the SMPlayer to a folder of your choice.
comment below for any issues faced while going through this process.

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