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How do I take Screenshots on my Samsung Galaxy Tab S2? (SM-T713 and SM-T813)

A screenshot is a snapshot of your device screen that is saved as a photo. There are several ways to capture screenshots on your device. Screenshots will be copied to the clipboard and saved to the Screenshots folder in the Gallery.

Capture Using Device Keys

You can capture a screenshot by simultaneously pressing the Home  key and the Power/Lock key on your device until a white border flashes around the edges of the screen.

Capture Using a Palm Swipe

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > Advanced features.

      

      

  2. Touch the slider off to turn Palm swipe to capture on.

      

      

  3. 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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  5. 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

To view a screenshot immediately after you capture it:

  1. Open the Notification Panel by swiping from the top of the screen to the bottom.

      

      

  2. Touch Screenshot captured to open the screenshot.

    You can also touch SHARE, EDIT, or DELETE under the screenshot to take action directly from the Notification Panel.

      

      

To view your screenshots at any time:

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Gallery.

      

  2. Touch Time and select Albums.

      

      

  3. Touch the Screenshots album.

      

      

  4. Touch the desired screenshot.

      

Share a Screenshot

From the Notification Panel

  1. Open the Notification Panel by swiping from the top of the screen to the bottom.

      

      

  2. Touch SHARE under the screenshot notification.

      

      

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

      

  

From the Gallery

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Gallery.

      

  2. Touch Time and select Albums.

      

      

  3. Touch the Screenshots folder.

      

      

  4. Touch the desired screenshot.

      

      

  5. Touch Share at the bottom of the screen.

      

      

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

      

Screenshot Options

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Gallery.

      

  2. Touch Time and select Albums.

      

      

  3. Touch the Screenshots folder.

      

      

  4. Touch the desired screenshot.

      

      

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

      

      

    • Share: Share the screenshot using one of the available options. Sharing options vary based on applications installed and features turned ON.
    • Edit: Choose to Crop the photo, edit it using Photo Editor, or add it to a Collage.
    • Delete: Delete the screenshot.

  6. Touch MORE for 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.
    • Move to Private: Hides the image(s) when in Private mode.

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