Chrome Extensions and Apps

How To Screenshot Using Chromebook
1. Find a webpage that you would like to screenshot.
2. Press the keys shown below simultaneously on your Chromebook keyboard. 

3. A notification will appear confirming the screenshots success. 4. The screenshot you have taken will now appear in your Google Drive.

take a screenshot on a chromebook
 

Useful apps and extensions for Google

Goo.gl URL - shortener allows the user to take the URL from any site and shorten it for easier use. http://goo.gl/DfW3F

Google quick -scroll allows you to sift through useless information to find what it is that you are searching for. http://goo.gl/hf37F8

 Awesome Screenshot  -  Capture the whole screen or select part of it. Awesome Screenshot allows the user to take the selected screen shot and annotate it in many ways : blur sensitive information, circle, highlight, and underline.

Dropbox  -  Any file you save to the Dropbox will automatically save to all your computers, phones, and even the Dropbox website (all devices that can access Dropbox). Dropbox also makes it super easy to share with documents, pictures, and videos. http://goo.gl/7Xb7Zg

Extension AdBlock Plus - The free adblock tool for Chrome: Blocks annoying video ads on YouTube, Facebook ads, banners and much more.  http://goo.gl/yllZW

Extension Mind the Word - Provides partial language immersion. It helps you to learn vocabulary of a new language while you browse webpages in your native language by randomly translating a few words into the language you’d like to learn. http://goo.gl/obrLKN 

Extension Google Input Tools - Lets you type in the language of your choice. Switch back and forth seamlessly between languages. http://goo.gl/g1EKkG 

ExtensionGoogle Dictionary - Enables you to view definitions easily as you browse webpages and the web in general. Words in foreign languages are automatically translated to your native language. http://goo.gl/eBxE2 

ExtensionLyrics for Chrome - Get the lyrics of any song on YouTube™, Last.fm™, Grooveshark™ and Google Play™, without annoying popups! You can either choose to blend the lyrics flawlessly with the page, or show it in a beautifully designed tab or popup.