When using the taking screenshots of right click context menus in the snipping tool in Windows 8.1 using the GUI will close the context menu. You end up getting a screenshot of the screen without the context menu.
The snipping tool is capable of taking the screenshot with the context menu but only by using the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + Print Screen. This shortcut may also use the fn (Ctrl + Print Screen + FN) key on some keyboards.
- Open the snipping tool
- Open the relevant context menu using right click
- Press the screenshot keyboard shortcut Ctrl + Print Screen