How to Open Snipping Tool in Windows 10
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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
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File Explorer Address Bar

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

Address Bar with command
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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.”

Create new task box with command
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Address Toolbar

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

Address Toolbar with command
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Command Prompt

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

Command Prompt with snippingtool command
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Windows PowerShell

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

PowerShell with snippingtool command
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Now, you can see “Snipping Tool.”

See: How to Show Hidden Files in Windows 10

Method #2

Launch Start Menu. Find and open “Windows Accessories” folder.

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

Snipping Tool option
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Click on it.

See: How to Change File Extension in Windows 10

Method #3

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

Now, you can see “Snipping Tool.”

Snipping Tool in the search results
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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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