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Pro Tip: How to capture a specific window on Mac

Taking a screenshot of a portion of your screen is much easier with a couple extra steps. This is useful for when you have multiple applications running and want a precise, clean image of the window you want to capture.

Capture a specific window

  • On your keyboard, press Shift + Command + 4 + Spacebar - afterward you'll notice your cursor change to a camera icon

  • Click the window you want to capture to screenshot it

  • If you want to exclude the window's shadow from the screenshot, press and hold the Option key while clicking


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