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How To Take A Screenshot On The Samsung Galaxy NOTE 9

You are probably familiar with how to take a screenshot on the Samsung Tablet. Chances are you can also perform a screenshot operation on the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Note 8 as well. But, are you familiar with the process of taking a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9?
This article will walk you through the various methods through which you can screenshot with our detailed screenshot tutorial.

Use Power + Volume Down Buttons For Screenshot On Galaxy Note 9

Just like it is often done on most Androids like the Samsung Galaxy S8 and other Galaxy Series smartphones, you can quickly take a screenshot by pressing the Power and Volume Down buttons at the same time. You simply need to do this:

  1. Press both the Power and Volume Down button simultaneously for duration of about 1.5 seconds
  2. You should hear a shutter sound
  3. Once you hear the camera shutter sound, release the buttons and view your screenshot in the Gallery app

To enable this feature, you will first need to activate the ‘’Swipe to Capture’’ feature under the Galaxy Note 9 settings app. You can enable the swipe to capture feature by following the steps highlighted below.

  1. Launch the App menu, and click on the Settings app. Search for Advanced Features option to enable the feature
  2. On any screen, use the side of your hand to swipe from the left hand side of the screen to the right side to take a screenshot

Questions & Answers

How Do I Share Or Crop A Screenshot On Samsung Galaxy Note 9

There is an added feature termed Smart Capture. Once the Smart Capture is enabled, you can share and crop any screenshot that has been taken. You can enable Smart Capture with the steps provided below.

  1. Launch App menu > Settings > Advanced Features
  2. Toggle the slider right on the Smart Capture option

Where Can I Find Screenshots On Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 saves screenshot images in the Gallery app under ‘’Screenshots’’ folder or in the phone’s internal storage under Pictures > Screenshots by default.
Screenshot feature is useful when you want get the content of your screen on WhatsApp, Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook and practically anything on the screen of your Galaxy smartphone. There are a variety of ways to capture screenshots on your device.
Screenshots are copied to the clipboard and can be found under the Screenshots folder in the Gallery app. Here are many ways to screenshot and we have laid them out for our readers below.

Use Device Keys To Screenshot On Samsung Galaxy Note 9

You can capture a screen on your Galaxy Note 9 by pressing both the Power button and Home Key simultaneously for about one to two seconds. The screen will flash and a shutter sound will confirm that the screenshot has been captured.
The screen shot will be stored in the Gallery app. Always remember to press the Power and Home keys simultaneously. If this method does not work on your device, continue reading for more options. Nevertheless, the combination of the Power and Home keys is one of the fastest and most convenient ways to capture a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9.

  1. Open the screen or application you want to capture a screenshot of
  2. Hold down the Power and Home keys together
  3. A quick flash and camera shutter sound will confirm that you have successfully taken a screenshot

How To Take Screenshots On Galaxy Note 9 With Palm-Swipe Gesture

The Palm-Swipe gesture feature is available on virtually every Samsung TouchWiz phones i.e. smartphones that are not more than two years old. To enable this feature, follow the instructions below.
Before you can use the feature, you need to activate it first. And that can be done through the Settings menu and Motions submenu.

  1. Launch the APP menu > Settings > Motions
  2. Under the Motions submenu, search for the Hand Motions option and tick the ‘’Palm swipe to capture’’ checkbox
  3. Exit the Settings app and go to the screen you want to capture a screenshot of
  4. With your thumbs facing upwards, swipe across the screen horizontally from the left side to the right side and vice versa, from edge to edge. If performed correctly, a swipe animation will be triggered and your screenshot will be captured

View Screenshots On Samsung Galaxy Note 9

If you want to view captured screenshots on your Samsung Galaxy Note 9, then here are the steps that you need to follow:
To view a screenshot immediately after you capture it:

  1. Slide down the Notification panel from the top of the screen
  2. Click on the screenshot image to view the screenshot
  3. You can decide to edit, delete, or share the screenshot directly from the Notification panel

To view previously captured screenshots, follow these steps:

  1. Launch the App menu from the Home screen
  2. Click on the Gallery app
  3. Select Albums > Screenshots folder
  4. Locate and click on the desired screenshot

Sharing A Screenshot On The Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Are you interested in sharing the screenshots you have captured on your Galaxy Note 9? There is an easy way to accomplish this. The steps below will guide you on how to perform this operation.

From the Notification Panel

Note: Only the most recently taken screenshot can be shared when using this method provided that you have not swiped the notifications from the notification panel.

  1. Launch the Notification panel by sliding down the top of your screen
  2. Click on SHARE from the captured screenshot notification
  3. Share the screenshot through any of the available options
  4. Sharing options can vary depending on the features turned in and applications installed
  5. You can swipe left or right to see the full list of sharing options

From the Gallery

  1. Launch Apps menu from the home screen
  2. Click on the Gallery app
  3. Select Albums > Screenshots
  4. Select the desired screenshot
  5. Click on the Share icon at the bottom of the screen
  6. Share the screenshot through any of the available options
  7. Sharing options are dependent on the features turned o and the applications installed