How to take a screenshot on the Galaxy Tab Active2

How to take a screenshot on the Galaxy Tab Active2

There are two ways to capture a screenshot on the Galaxy Tab Active2. You can either use the keys on your device or use a palm swipe to capture.

Hard keys

To capture a screenshot using the hard keys on the Galaxy Tab Active2:

1 Press the Power key and the Volume Down key simultaneously.
The Side key and Volume Down key are located on the right hand side of the Galaxy Tab Active2
2 The screen will flash and your screenshot will be saved in Gallery .
3 After capturing a screenshot, use the following options on the toolbar at the bottom of the screen:
Screenshot options toolbar

1. Capture the current content and the hidden content on an elongated page, such as a webpage. When you tap this icon, the screen will automatically scroll down and more content will be captured.

2. Crop the screenshot. The cropped area will be saved in Gallery.

3. Write or draw on the screenshot.

4. Share the screenshot with others.

Please note: If the options are not visible on the captured screen, go to "Settings", tap "Advanced features", then tap the switch to activate "Smart capture".

Palm swipe

First make sure that the feature is activated on your device.

1 Go to "Settings", then tap "Advanced Features".
2 Tap "Motions and gestures".
3 Tap the switch to activate "Palm swipe to capture".

Then, when you are ready to capture a screenshot, swipe the edge of your hand across the screen from one side to the other.

Swipe the edge of your hand from one side of the screen to the other to capture a screenshot

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