My blog, is all about step by step computer tutorials and also tutorials on some related computerized devices, and soft wares as well, which is all intended for all folks with no computer knowledge. (Mon blog, concerne tous les tutoriels informatiques étape par étape, ainsi que des tutoriels sur certains appareils informatiques connexes, ainsi que des produits souples, tout destiné à toutes les personnes sans connaissances informatiques).
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
HOW TO TAKE A SCREENSHOT ON ANDROID DEVICES, iPHONES 6+ AND ON A NOKIA LUMIA
STEPS IN TAKING A SCREENSHOT ON ANDROID DEVICES, iPHONES 6+ AND ON A NOKIA LUMIA
June 14, 2016
[MY COMPUTER TUTORIALS]
Topic for Today:
FYI: for most Androids
running older OS, (i.e. 4 + ); hold down power + volume down key at the same time, until you
hear the camera snapshot sound and or you see the screen blink. Notification bar
will say "Saving screenshot"……… Meanwhile, for
newer iPhones, (i.e. 6+), pressing home and power on/off buttons at the same time also
will capture your screen and save it to your Photos Folder and will be inside
your screenshots album.
My home screen- (screenshot on my iPhone 6+)
My screenshot on my iPhone 6+
For Windows Phone OS devices:If you have aNokia Lumia ; (i.e. 920, 1020), Press and hold the Windows Volume (up/down); button, and the Power buttonat the same time to take a screenshot, By simply doing this, Suddenly, you will see this flashing light, then the screenshot photo, will be automatically saved to your screen shots album. (On top of your screen, it says: Saving to screen shots........).
Images of my Screenshots on a Nokia Lumia 1020:
My 1020 Nokia Lumia (browser-Google) Application-Screenshot
My Lumia Homescreen screenshot
My Lumia 1020 (lockscreen Screenshot)
To capture a screenshot from
other Samsung devices having Android OS, Press your device's back button AND OR
the return button and home button simultaneously. Android will create a new
folder called (screen capture); inside the photos/gallery folder and save it
Some devices with Android newer
operating systems are able to take a screenshot by holding down the Home and
Power keys simultaneously, for a quick second then release the buttons; once you
see or hear a snapshot and or blink of your screen.
You will find all your screenshots in your screenshots folder inside your
photos album or gallery album.
Note: For advance users only:
P.S. if rooting your android phone , is
the last solution you may have, you may buy an app that can easy root your phone or best
thing is, (only if you’re so eager to root your phone), anyhow, root it at your
own risk, or go buy a new android phone/or a mobile device that can capture a
To root is to jailbreak your
own device, meaning to access the secured settings of your
device which is only accessible by the developer itself. (i.e Accessing unwanted
applications which are and cannot be installed and deleted, by the user; can
only be attained to; through rooting).
My sources: From my own acquired comp. knowledge and experience.