Galaxy Note8: How do I take a screenshot on my Samsung Galaxy Note8 (SM-N950W)?

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018

Screenshot


A screenshot is a snapshot of your phone’s screen saved as a photo. Captured screenshots are saved to the Gallery.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Use the Phone Keys


1. To capture a screenshot of the displayed screen, press and hold the Power and Volume Down keys simultaneously.

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2. When the screenshot is captured, the screen will flash as it makes a camera shutter like sound and the Screenshot icon will appear on the Notification bar.

Palm Swipe to Capture


1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Settings Settings.

3. Touch Advanced features.

4. Swipe to and touch Palm swipe to capture.

5. To turn on or turn off Palm swipe to capture, touch the slider.

Note: Palm swipe to capture is enabled by default.

6. Take a screenshot by swiping the edge of your hand across the screen.

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7. When the screenshot is captured, the screen will flash as it makes a camera shutter like sound and the Screenshot icon will appear on the Notification bar.

View the Captured Screenshots


Note: The screenshot can be viewed immediately through the Notification panel. Swipe down from the top of the screen to open the Notification panel.

1. From the Notification panel, swipe down on the Screenshot captured notification.

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2. To open the screenshot, touch the Screenshot captured notification.

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Important: To view your screenshots at any time, navigate to Gallery.

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