How to Open Snipping Tool in Windows 10

Here, we’ll see four diverse ways to open the Snipping Tool in Windows 10. Let’s see what they are.

Open Snipping Tool in Windows 10

Method #1

You can open the Snipping Tool using Snippingtool command, and you can use it in the following programs:

  • Task Manager (click on File > Run new task to use the command)

Method #2

Open Start menu.

Find and open the Windows Accessories folder.

Now, you can see the Snipping Tool beneath Remote Desktop Connection. Click on it.

Method #3

Open Start menu and then type snipping. Now you can see the Snipping Tool app. Click on it.

Method #4

Go to C > Windows > System32 folder. Find and double-click the SnippingTool file.

Create a Snipping Tool Shortcut

Follow the underneath steps to create a Snipping Tool shortcut in the Windows 10 desktop or File Explorer.

Right-click on desktop or File Explorer blank area. Hover your mouse over “New” in the context menu. Hit “Shortcut.”

Type snippingtool in the “Create Shortcut” pop-up. Click the “Next” button. Give the shortcut name if you don’t like the suggested one. Click on the “Finish” button.