VLC Media Player – Take a Snapshot, Screenshot or Screen Capture

How to take a snapshot, screenshot or screen capture with VLC Media Player using keyboard shortcut or using right click.

Ever
watching a movie or a video and find a spot you will like to have an image of,
Yep. Actually you can take a snapshot or a screenshot of the position with the VLC media player
either using a keyboard shortcut or by clicking on Take snapshot or screenshot either on the
Menu bar or by Right Clicking on VLC Media player window.

Using
the Keyboard Shortcut (The Best Option)
1.  By pressing Shift + S
(The snapshot is automatically saved in the Pictures folder in Windows,
C:UsersPictures).
By
adding the snapshot menu
1.  Launch the VLC Media
Player.
VLC Media Player
2.  On the menu bar of
the VLC Media Player, Click on View then Click on Advanced Controls.
3.  The advanced controls
will be showed below the played button. The take a snapshot is the second
options or button in the advanced controls. To take a snapshot, click on the
button or icon (The snapshot is automatically saved in the Pictures folder in
Windows, C:UsersPictures).
Snapshot with advanced controls
By
using Video Menu Bar
1. Click on Video on
the Menu bar and click on Take Snapshot at the particular position of the video
if you want to take a snapshot.   (The
snapshot is automatically saved in the Pictures folder in Windows,
C:UsersPictures)
Take Snapshot with Menu bar
How
to take snapshot with Right Clicking on the Video
1.  Pause the video at
the particular location you want to take the snapshot, Right click on the VLC
Media Player window and click on Video, then click on the last option, Take
Snapshot and the image is taken. (The snapshot is automatically saved in the
Pictures folder in Windows, C:UsersPictures)
Take Snapshot with Right Click
Hope
with this, you have been able to take cool snapshot of your favourite spot or
position in a movie or a video using the VLC Media player.
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