Galaxy Tab E LTE - How do I take screenshots on my Samsung Galaxy Tab E LTE?

Last Update date : 2016.07.15

Screenshots


A screenshot is a snapshot of your device's screen that is saved as a photo. There are several ways to capture screenshots on your device. Screenshots are automatically saved to the Screenshots folder in the Gallery, as well as to the clipboard.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Capture a Screenshot Using Device Keys


You can capture a screenshot by simultaneously pressing the Home key and the Power/Lock key for 1–2 seconds. A white border will flash around the edges of the screen to confirm the screenshot is taken. The screenshot will be copied to the clipboard and saved to the Screenshots folder in the Gallery

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Capture a Screenshot Using Motion Gestures


1. From the Home screen, touch Apps .

2. Touch Settings .

3. Scroll to and touch Advanced features .

4. Touch Smart capture.

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5. If required, touch the slider Curseur off to turn Smart capture on Curseur On.

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Note: This feature should be activated on your mobile device by default.

6. Place the side of your hand on the screen and sweep it across the screen from the right to the left or vice versa to capture a screenshot.

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7. The image is saved in the Gallery > Album > Screenshots folder. After capturing a screenshot, you can edit the image and share it with others.

View a Screenshot immediately after you capture it


1. Swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom to open the Notification Panel.

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2. Touch Screenshot captured to open the screenshot in the Gallery application.

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3. You can also quickly SHARE, EDIT, or DELETE the screenshot from the Notification Panel.

Note : You may have to swipe down on the notification to see these options.

View a Screenshot at any time


1. From the Home screen, touch Apps .

2. Touch Gallery .

3. Touch and select Albums.

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4. Touch the Screenshots album.

5. Touch the desired screenshot.

Share a screenshot from the Notification Panel


1. Swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom to open the Notification Panel.

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2. From the Screenshot captured notification, touch SHARE.

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Note: You may have to swipe down on the notification to see the SHARE option.

3. Share the screenshot using one of the available options. Sharing options vary based on applications installed and features turned on.

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Note: Swipe to the left to reveal more sharing options.

Share a screenshot from the Gallery


1. From the Home screen, touch Apps .

2. Touch Gallery .

3. Touch and select Albums.

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4. Touch the Screenshots album.

5. Touch the desired screenshot.

6. Touch Share .

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7. Share the screenshot using one of the available options. Sharing options vary based on applications installed and features turned on.

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Note: Swipe to the left to reveal more sharing options.

Screenshot Options


1. From the Home screen, touch Apps .

2. Touch Gallery .

3. Touch and select Albums.

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4. Touch the Screenshots album.

5. Touch the desired screenshot.

When viewing the screenshot, the following options are available at the bottom of the screen:

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 • Share: Share the screenshot using one of the available options. Sharing options vary based on applications installed and features turned on.

 • Edit: Open the photo in Photo Editor, where you can rotate the photo, adjust colors, add effects, embellish, and more.

 • Delete: Delete the screenshot.

The following options are available at the top of the screen:

 • : Mark the screenshot as a favorite.

 • MORE: Access the following options:

   - Details: View technical information about the screenshot, such as its size.

   - Slideshow: Start a slideshow of the screenshots in the folder.

   - Set as contact picture: Set the screenshot as a contact photo.

   - Set as wallpaper: Set the screenshot as wallpaper.

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