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Smart Capture on Galaxy S8 Active

Smart capture lets you capture an image of any scrollable areas of the screen that are currently hidden, as well as the area that is visible, and crop and share the screenshot immediately.

The available screens and settings may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Turn On Smart Capture

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Smart capture.

  3. To turn on Smart capture, touch the slider.

Smart Capture Options

  1. Navigate to the screen you want to capture.

  2. To take the screenshot, press the Power and Volume down Keys simultaneously.

    You can also palm swipe to capture if you have Palm swipe to capture turned on.

  3. Touch the desired Smart capture option.

    Smart capture options disappear after approximately 3 seconds.

    • Scroll capture: Capture hidden areas of the screen.

    • Draw: Draw on the screenshot.

    • Crop: Crop the screenshot.

    • Share: Share the screenshot.

  4. To view the captured screen, touch the displayed screenshot.

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