Steam - Screenshots

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Steam - Screenshots


Taking screenshots of your games on Steam is easy!
  • Simply press the F12 key to take a screenshot!
  • A small notification telling you that the screenshot has been saved, will be displayed!


1- Change the screenshot shortcut key.
  • Click on Steam Menu > Settings
  • Click on In-Game
  • Clear the "Screenshot shortcut keys" field and enter a new key or combination of keys.

2- Change the screenshot folder.
  • Click on the SCREENSHOT FOLDER button and browse for a new location.

3- Save Screenshot in high quality.
  • Tick the Save an uncompressed copy checkbox.

4- Prevent the display of the screenshot uploader menu.
  • If you screenshot were taken during a game, you will notice that the screenshot uploader menu will pop-up once you close the latter. Here's how to turn off this feature:
  • Go to the Cloud section
  • Clear the Open the screenshot uploader after a closing game if screenshots were taken checkbox

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Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of CommentCaMarche.net. He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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