How To Take Screenshot On Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge?

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The screenshot is required by most of us as it is one of the useful ways of sharing content with others. Screenshot saves the screen, and we can use it later for many purposes. If you are an advanced-level user of android Smartphone or Samsung Smartphone, the screenshot android process might be familiar to you. However, those who are new to the Smartphone and bought a new Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge, might have a question how to do a screenshot on Samsung Galaxy S6. We will explain here the process of how to do a screenshot in details.

Screenshot on android is a very simple and easy process, and you will really find it fun after learning it. Screenshot on android is required for many reasons such as when you want to share something interesting website content with your friend who does not have the Internet connection during that time. Screenshot comes in great help there. It will let your friend enjoy the content at once. You can share the content with your friend just by clicking the share button also rather than sharing the screenshot, but in that case, he or she should have the net connection to open the browser. Also, when you need some technical help for your phone, a screenshot will help the technical support guys to understand the problem first and based on that they can guide you to take the required steps. However, the process of how to screenshot is explained below.

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Process to have screenshot in Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge:

The same method works for both the set, Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. You can have the screenshot in Galaxy S6 mainly in two ways. The first method that is the physical button process is mostly same for every android device. So if you know how to screenshot on android, you can easily do the first process. The second method is a palm swiping method. This process might be unknown to you. Both the processes are explained here in details.

Physical button process

In both the set, Samsung galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, you just need to press the Power button and Home button altogether to have a screenshot of the screen. This process is so simple that you can do it in a second. So you already learned how to screenshot on android now. However, ensure that you press both of the buttons together. In case you press them together and get the power options, then you must have pressed the power button too early. Similarly, if you notice that the screen is redirected to the home screen, it is just because you have pressed the Home button earlier. The home button is located just below the screen while you will get the power button at the right side of the phone.

A screenshot sound confirms that you have successfully taken the screenshot and also there will be a face of animation to confirm the process.

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Palm swipe process

The second method is known as the palm swipe process where you just need to swipe your palm over the screen either from the right or from the left. Here is the full detail on how to take a screenshot using the palm swipe method.

First tilt the palm over the screen in such a way that your thumb remains away from the screen. Now either swipe the palm from right to left or from left to right. Again, a screenshot sound will confirm the process. For some of you, this palm swipe process might not work, but do not worry as some features need to be activated first in order to be used.

So if you are anxious to know how to take a screenshot by activating the required feature, it is here:

> Head to the settings menu

> Scroll down to find the option ‘Motion’ and next search for ‘Motion & gestures’

> Tap on the option ‘palm swipe to capture’

> Make the toggle on by hitting on it.

So, how to take a screen shot in Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge should not be a question to you as all the possible ways were discussed here. Now, how do you take a screenshot and which method you will choose, fully depends on you. Both the processes are easy, quick, and provide the same result. You will find out the screenshot in gallery app, screenshot folder of the phone’s storage and as a notification.


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