Windows 7 have a good tool to creating a screenshot or to capture an image on desktop, and it's called snipping tool. If we are make tutorial, we need this tool to explain step by step our tutorial with an image. Good tutorial usually included image on the explanation, so everyone can understand tutorial by look at an image (screenshot).
Snipping tool support portable network graphic (PNG), GIF, JPEG, simple file HTML (MHT) file type. There are 4 kind of screenshot can made by snipping tool: windows snip, rectangular snip, full-screen snip, and free-form snip. With this tool we can edit the result of screenshot by use pen, highlighter, and eraser. Now, i will explain step by step, how to use it.
3. Click "Accessories"
4. Click "Snipping Tool"
5. Click and drag cursor around the area you want to capture
6. Click "File" and go to "Save As"
7. Choose location of picture file
8. Give the name of picture, select file type of the picture
9. Click "Save"
These are the result of snipping tool:
1. Windows snip
2. Rectangular snip
4, Free-form snip