Shortcut key to replace Windows key + S for OneNote screengrabs in Windows 8.1

2017-12-11T10:43:49+00:00 June 6th, 2014|Windows|

Hello All,

So as many of you that use OneNote have gotten used to using the ‘Windows key + S’ handy shortcut to the screen grab tool.

In Windows 8.1 this has been replaced with the search function –


But OneNote has adapted! If you use instead ‘Windows key + Shift + S’ as seen in the below screenshot you will be greeted by your friendly greyed background and clipping icon.


I hope this helps!