To take screenshots under VLC follow the below procedure:
Click on the Video menu
Click on Take Snapshot and picture of the playback screen will be saved.
Click on the View Menu> Check the Advanced Control option
A new toolbar shall be added.
Click on the small camera button to take a snapshot.
The destination folder (where the picture is saved) will be displayed on the playback screen.
Snapshots are saved in C:\Users\Username\Pictures\vlcsnap_date_time_.png
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