How to locate the screenshots folder in Windows 10

Can't find the screenshots folder in Windows 10? This tutorial will show you step by step how to locate the folder.

By default, Windows 10 will save your screenshots in the Screenshots folder located in the Pictures folder. And Windows 10 will create this folder automatically after you take your first screenshot.

Steps

1. Open File Explorer (Windows Explorer).

Open File Explorer in Windows 10

You can also open File Explorer by pressing the [Windows] + [E] keys on your keyboard.

2. Type shell:screenshots in the address bar.

Locate the screenshots folder in Windows 10

3. Press the [Enter] key on your keyboard.

File Explorer will open the screenshots folder and you will see the location of this folder in the address bar.

Location of the screenshots folder in Windows 10

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