How to Open Snipping Tool in Windows 10

In this post, we’ll see different ways to open the Snipping Tool in Windows 10. Let’s see what they are.

Method #1

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

Run Command

Open Run.

Type “snippingtool” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Run with command

File Explorer Address Bar

In the Address Bar of File Explorer, type “snippingtool” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter” key.

Task Manager

In Task Manager, click on File > Run new task.

In the “Create new task” box, type “snippingtool” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter.”

Address Toolbar

Type “snippingtool” (without double quotes) in the Address Toolbar and then press “Enter.”

Command Prompt

Launch Command Prompt. Type “snippingtool” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter” key.

Windows PowerShell

Launch PowerShell. Type “snippingtool” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter.”

See: How to Show Hidden Files in Windows 10

Method #2

Open Start menu. Find and open “Windows Accessories” folder.

Now, you can see the “Snipping Tool” option. Click on it.

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Method #3

Open Start menu and then type “snipping” (without double quotes).

Now, you can see the “Snipping Tool” app. Click on it.

See: How to Open Task Scheduler in Windows 10

Method #4

Go to C > Windows > System32 folder.

Find and double-click “SnippingTool” file.

SnippingTool file

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