Two days before, i got a requiremenet to take screen shot of my whatsapp chat, i googled everywhere with every possible keyword combination to achieve the target purpose., but finally failed. Whatever the solutions provied are not much userfriendly. So i spent two continuously engaging myself in the task to find the best solution for “Take screenshots of long chats in whatsapp“.
Most of the times we Take screenshots of long chats in whatsapp to share the chat in facebook or to share the chat in whatsapp itself, or some times we think its a memorable moment so we want to save and keep it as a beautiful memory.
Some of the keywords i tried:
Take whatsapp screensot
Whatsapp screenshot android app
Scroll whatsapp to take screenshot
Long whatsapp screen shot
Software to take whatsapp screenshot.
Take screenshot of entire whatsapp conversation
Save whatsapp conversation in jpg png
Take vertical screenshot of whatsapp long chat
Some of the solutions provided to take screenshots of long chats in whatsapp:
The solution provided here , only suites if you want to take screen shot of current screen.
Another solution provided here , suggessts to take individual screenshots and stitch them, which is also some what hectic process for me.
All the solutions provided from different sources, are best for many …but here i want to take screenshot of my entire whatapp chat. So they doesnot solve my problem. Finally with some effort i figured out the solution with the combination of a small trick and a free software.
The final solution to take screenshots of long chats in whatsapp:
Finally i figured out the solution to take screenshot for whatsapp is so simple. You need not to take individual screen shots and stitch them all together to create final desired long screenshot you are looking for. It involves two step process and it requires a free software called “Faststone capture” . This screencapture and screen recording software available in both free and premuim versions. But our purpose can be done by free version itself , so no need to buy the paid one. But if you want to encourage the developers i suggest you to buy the software as it costs only $20.
Download the Faststone Capture Software:-
It is the best free software to take screenshots of long chats in whatsapp.It is available in exe, zip and portable versions. I suggesst you to use install version as this software useful to you somany others way. Like i have created a tutorial about a unique simple and sure way to earn money from youtube. In this tutorial i used faststone capture paid version to create current affairs videos.
Once you downloaded and installed Faststone capture, in chrome browser open “https://web.whatsapp.com/”
You will see the following screen.
Now from your mobile open whatsapp app-from left side menu click on “Whatsapp web” this open your camera to read the barcode-Now scan the barcode from chrome web page. Once the scanning completed successfully. Your whatsapp connects to whatsapp web version.
- Open Whatsapp Web
2.Scan bar code in your mobile
3. After whatsapp opens-goto your target chat which you want to take screenshot.
4. Open Fast stone capture and click on “Scroll Down arrow icon”
5. Just beside the dorpdown scrolling bar of page , click-it will automatically moves up and moves down again to take the screenshot of whole chat.
Final Output -Take screenshots of long chats in whatsapp