We wrote before the method to take the screenshot on Mac through keyboard shortcut keys and today we are sharing an other method to take screenshot on Mac through terminal command.
Terminal allows to capture screenshot after a specific time interval and you can also save screenshot in some other file formats as JPG, TIFF etc otherwise by default Mac saves screenshot in PNG format.
Follow the method written below to take screenshot on Mac by using command on terminal.
How to Take Screen Shot Via Terminal On Mac
Click on Finder
Go to Applications > Utilities and then launch Terminal
Type following command in Terminal
screencapture -T 6 ~/Desktop/screenshot.jpg
where: T 6 = time interval in seconds, Desktop = location to save screenshot and screenshot.jpg = filename with extension
By default time interval is set to 5 seconds
To know further details about screencapture command type the following command in terminal and hit Enter