When you playing games on steam and get the good grades, do you want to taken a screenshot show off your highest records to your friends? However take them done, you can’t able to find steam screenshot folder. Now the question is where does steam save screenshots? The following ways we will teach you how to access and change the steam default screenshot folder location.
How do you take a screenshot of a Steam game?
In any steam game, you can click a hot key (default is F12) to snap a screenshot of the current in-game screen. With Steam, you can take and share screenshots of your favorite game very easily and in very less time. Steam cloud storage is of 1GB in size which is enough storage to keep pictures of your best gaming memories.
Save Screenshots With Steam
When you press F12 key it will take the screenshot and automatically save on your PC. The new Screenshot Manager system allows you to upload your screenshot while playing the game. To customize the screenshot hotkey, you have to visit the In-Game section of Steam Settings.
Tutorial: Access The Steam Screenshot Folder (How To Guide)
There are many ways you can access these pictures; one is to access them via the screenshot manager in steam and the other is to access them through hard drive storage.
Method 1: Accessing the Screenshot folder physically
Each user has his own screenshots folder where all the screenshots taken in-game are saved physically. This folder is located where your steam is currently installed. The default location is in Local disk C.
Open your drive C:\ Programfiles (x86) \ Steam \ userdata\ <yourSteamID> \ 760 \ remote\ <app – ID> \ screenshots.
How to find your SteamID?
If you don’t know your SteamID, you can access it by opening your Steam client. Click on view and choose settings. Go to interface and you will find a box which reads “Display Steam URL address when available”. Check it and save.
Now go over to your Steam Profile and click View profile. The number in the end located in the URL is your SteamID and you can use it to locate your saved pictures as explained previously.
Method 2: Fast Way To Find Steam Screenshots Folder
- Open Steam Software and Click on View >> Screenshot
- A new window will open. Now Click on Show on Disk and Steam screenshot folder will open. That’s it.
Method 3: desktop by creating shortcut
Now if you don’t want to browse the location again and again. And also if you want to open steam screenshot without opening the steam software then follow these steps.
- At first, Open File Explorer and then open C:\Programfiles (x86) > Steam > userdata > (yourSteamID) > 760 > remote > (app ID)
- After that you will see a folder “Screenshots”. Right click on “Screenhot” folder > then click “send to” > then Desktop (Create Shortcut).
After take that done it will be created on the desktop and you can open steam screenshot folder directly from the desktop without opening the steam software.
Method 4: By Screenshot Manager
You can use your steam client to view all the screenshots taken in-game using Screenshot manager.
First of all, open your steam window. On the upper left where all the drop downs are located, click on [view > screenshots].
Using the Screenshot Manager, you can upload the desired picture or delete it. You can also access the Screenshots directly through your hard drive by clicking [show on disk] button. There is also the option to delete specific screenshots permanently from your hard drive directly from here.
Method 5: browsing the below location
You can open the steam screenshot folder by browsing the below location.
- Open File Explorer and then open C:\Programfiles (x86) > Steam > userdata > (yourSteamID) > 760 > remote > (app ID) > screenshots.
So, follow the above path where are steam screenshots stored.
How To Change Steam Screenshot Folder Location
If you want to change the steam screenshot folder location then follow the below steps.
- Open Steam Software >> then click on “View” >> then “Settings”
- After that, a new window will open and click on “In-Game”
- Now you will see an option “Screenshot Folder” below the screenshot shortcut key option.
- Click on “Screenshot Folder” and select or create a new folder where you want to save then click on “Select” And Finally click on “Ok”. That’s it…
How to find your Steam Screenshots video tutorial
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