When using an lr-emulator in RetroPie, you can take a screenshot of the current game at any time by opening RGUI (Select+X) and selecting Quick Menu → Take Screenshot.

After taking a few screenshots, I can't figure out where they were saved. I've tried looking in /home/pi/Pictures/ and /home/pi/RetroPie/, but I can't seem to find them.

Where does RetroPie save screenshots by default?

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According to this forum post, RetroPie's default screenshot folder is:


Alternatively, there is a shortcut to this folder:


The default screenshot directory can be changed in RGUI:

Main Menu -> Settings -> Directory -> Screenshot

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