If Snipping Tool freezes and blocks your screen…

Today when I used the Snipping Tool in Windows 10 it stopped working. I could select an area over and over again, but it never closed after that as it should. The screen was dimmed and I could not get to any other program because Snipping Tool was on top of everything, even Task Manager! I almost gave up doing a hard reset, when I found a way to get rid of it:

Alt+Tab still showed. It has a small X that appears if you hover an application with the mouse. Using this you can close Snipping Tool!

Phew…

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One Response to If Snipping Tool freezes and blocks your screen…

  1. Devin says:

    Than you!! This just happened to me on my company’s remote server I was working in.

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