your Mac, screen captures are pretty automatic. You press the shortcut of your choice and the resulting image is saved to your desktop as a PNG image file. But what if you want a JPG? We have already covered that. Why not save the image elsewhere than your desktop? Like iCloud maybe? Today, we will see how to change the default screen capture locati of the Mac in an iCloud folder.
How to change the default screen capture locati Mac
- Launch Terminal applicati, located in Applicatis> Utilities. copy / paste) the following code in the Terminal window
by default writes the locati com.apple.screencapture .
- Drag your new screen capture destinati folder into the Terminal window. This will automatically paste its way into the window.
- Hit Back.
That's all. You can choose any folder your Mac as the destinati for screen captures, including folders in iCloud Drive. That's fine making these screenshots immediately available all your devices cnected to iCloud.
To change the screen capture locati the default desktop, repeat the same procedure, ly with
~ / Desktop as the path. Here is the complete command to facilitate the collage:
by default write com.apple.screencapture locati ~ / Desktop