How Webroot Solves the Issue if your Screenshot Tool is Not Working in Window 11?

Some users encounter that the print screen feature is not functioning, when they install Window 11. To fix the issue, you need to scan the desktop with Webroot antivirus via www.webroot.com/secure. In this blog, you will read the method to fix the issue if Screenshot Tool is Not Working in Window 11.

Method To Fix if your Screenshot Tool is Not Working in Window 11:

1. Check Date and Time Set:

The user should first tap on the Windows key + I simultaneously to open the Settings app. After this, you need to choose the Time & Language option which is located in the left side of the screen and then choose Date & Time from the right side of the screen. In case, you find that the option of Set time automatically is switched on, then you should turn it off. At this point, you should choose the Change button which is next to Set date and time manually.  Here, you need to change the date, then you should set it to the current date.

2. Restart App:

For this, you need to tap on Ctrl + Shift + Esc key altogether on your keyboard in order to launch the Task Manager app. Under the Process tab, you should choose the Snipping Tool app and then tap on the End task button which is at the bottom. Here, you need to tap on Windows + S key together to open the search function and then write snipping tool just to re-open it.

3. Update Keyboard Driver:

To update Keyboard driver, you need to tap on the Win key + X at the same time and then from the shortcut menu, choose Device Manager. Now, you should expand the Keyboards directory. At this point, you should right-tap on Standard PS/2 Keyboard and then choose Update driver. Here, you need to choose the option of Search automatically for updated driver software and then just wait so that the Windows automatically install the latest driver.

4. Allow Snipping Tool to run in the background:

First of all, you should tap on Win key + I key together in order to open the Settings app in your computer. After this, you need to choose the Apps tab which is on the left side and then from the right side, tap on Apps & features button. Here, you should use the search box in order to find the Snipping Tool app. At this point, you should use the three-dot menu which is on the right side just to open Advanced options. Lastly under Background apps permission, you should use the dropdown menu just to select Always option from the list.

5.  Repair App:

To repair app, you need to hit on the Win key + S key at the same time, in order to open the search function and then write snipping tool. After this, you should right-tap on the top result and then select App settings. At last, you should visit to the Reset section and then tap on the Repair option.

6. Check F lock key:

In some keyboards, there is F Mode or F Lock key. In case, if it is turned off, then you will find that the print screen key will not work properly. If you want the print screen key to function, then you should enable the F Mode or F Lock keys just by pressing them.

7. Run SFC scan:

To run SFC scan, you need to tap on the Win + S keys together and then look for cmd. After this, you should right-tap on the top result in order to open it as an administrator. Now, you should write in the CMD prompt the command then hit on Enter key:

sfc /scannow

Here, wait for the process to get finish and Restart your computer. At last, you should run Snipping Tool software to check if everything is properly operating.

With this above method, Webroot antivirus scans the device to fix the issue of Screenshot tool is not working in Window 11. For installing Webroot, visit to webroot.com/secure.