Windows snipping tool can be opened using the below Windows keyboard shortcut key combination,
WINDOWS + SHIFT + S
This will open a toolbar on the top of your screen which will give options to take different types of snip or print screen.
- Rectangular snip
- Freeform snip
- Window snip(default)
- Fullscreen snip
Once the snip (capture screen using click or selection) is triggered, the captured image will be available in your Windows clipboard and can be pasted to an image editor or document editors such as Microsoft Word.