Hidden Screen Capture Utility in Windows 7

Windows 7 comes with an In-Built Screen recorder: Problem Steps Recorder to record screen with series of screenshots and text. Its greatly helpful when we want to reproduce end-users issues and troubleshoot.

How to open : Problem Steps Recorder? Go to Run >> Type “PSR”

psr utility to record screen

It launches the nifty utility.

problem steps recorder

With this tool, we can record screen by clicking on “Start Record”, add comments in middle, pause and then resume recording. Once done, on clicking “Stop Record”, it creates a ZIP file with .MHT file with all steps.

psr file

Salaudeen Rajack

Salaudeen Rajack is a SharePoint Architect with Two decades of SharePoint Experience. He loves sharing his knowledge and experiences with the SharePoint community, through his real-world articles!

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