Yandex.Disk screenshots

Using “Yandex.Disk” for computers , you can create and edit screenshots, save them to your computer or your Yandex.Disk, and share a public link to a screenshot.

  1. Windows version
  2. Apple Mac OS X version

Windows version

Download “Yandex.Disk” for MS Windows

To quickly make a screenshot in the “Yandex.Disk” program, press the Print Screen button. You can also make a screenshot of a separate area of the screen using the keyboard shortcut Shift + Ctrl + 1. The new screenshot opens automatically in an image editor, where you can draw lines with a paintbrush, add simple geometrical objects or text, and crop the image.

The color and size of each element can be changed.

When the screenshot is ready, you can save it on your computer or on your Yandex.Disk, and share a public link to it.

Note. All screenshots saved on Yandex.Disk will be accessible from any device connected to the internet.

You can also edit images that are stored locally, without uploading them to Disk. To do this:

  1. Click the Yandex.Disk icon in the Windows tray.
  2. Go to Screenshots → Open file in editor .
  3. Choose a file and clickOpen.
Hot keys

For ease of working with screenshots in the “Yandex.Disk” program, the following hot keys are provided:

Creating screenshots
Make a screenshot of an area

Shift + Ctrl + 1

Make a screenshot and get a link

Shift + Ctrl + 2

Make a screenshot of the entire screen

Shift + Ctrl + 3

Print Screen

Make a screenshot of a window

Shift + Ctrl + 4

Alt + Print Screen

Image editor
Cut object

Ctrl + X

Copy object

Ctrl + C

Paste object

Ctrl + V

Copy a screenshot (if an object is not selected)

Ctrl + C

Paste text or image on a screenshot

Ctrl + V

Move object

← ↑ → ↓

Quickly move object

Shift + ← ↑ → ↓

Zoom in

Ctrl + +

Zoom out

Ctrl +

Zoom 100%

Ctrl + 0

Delete object

Delete, Backspace

Undo last action

Ctrl + Z

Repeat last action

Ctrl + Shift + Z

Save

Ctrl + S

To draw a straight shape or place lines and arrows at a 45° angle, press and hold the Shift key while drawing. You can also hold down Shift to preserve the aspect ratio when changing the scale of an inserted image.

Note. To change the keyboard shortcut for taking screenshots:
  1. Click the Yandex.Disk icon in the Windows tray.
  2. Go to Settings → Screenshots .
  3. Select the desired action and clickChange shortcut.

Apple Mac OS X version

Download “Yandex.Disk” for Apple Mac OS X

To quickly make a screenshot in the “Yandex.Disk” program, use the hot keys: +  +  3 and +  + 4.

If you want to highlight something important on a screenshot, use the image editor that automatically appears when creating a new screenshot. In the image editor, you can draw lines with the paint brush, insert simple geometric shapes or text, and crop the image.

The color and size of each element can be changed.

When the screenshot is ready, you can save it on your computer or on your Yandex.Disk, and share a public link to it.

Note. All screenshots saved on Yandex.Disk will be accessible from any device connected to the internet.

You can also edit images that are stored locally, without uploading them to Disk. To do this:

  1. Click the Yandex.Disk icon in the Mac OS X menu bar.
  2. Go to Screenshots → Open file in editor .
  3. Choose a file and clickOpen.
Hot keys

For ease of working with screenshots in the “Yandex.Disk” program, the following hot keys are provided:

Creating screenshots
Make a screenshot of an area

Ctrl + + 1

+ + 4

Make a screenshot and get a link

Ctrl + + 2

Make a screenshot of the entire screen

Ctrl + + 3

+ + 3

Make a screenshot of a window

Ctrl + + 4

Image editor
Cut object

+ X

Copy object

+ C

Paste object

+ V

Copy a screenshot (if an object is not selected)

+ C

Paste text or image on a screenshot

+ V

Move object

← ↑ → ↓

Quickly move object

+ ← ↑ → ↓

Zoom in

+ +

Zoom out

+ –

Zoom 100%

Ctrl + 0

Delete object

Delete, Backspace

Undo last action

+ Z

Repeat last action

+ + Z

To draw a straight shape or place lines and arrows at a 45° angle, press and hold the key while drawing. You can also hold down the key to preserve the aspect ratio when changing the scale of an inserted image.

Note. To change the keyboard shortcut for taking screenshots:
  1. Click the Yandex.Disk icon in the Mac OS X menu bar.
  2. Go to Settings → Screenshots .
  3. Double-click the shortcut on the right.
  4. Press the new keys.